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Audit: Anti-Violence Program Rife With Problems

A Chicago violence prevention program ordered by Gov. Pat Quinn was so hastily organized and sloppily executed that auditors questioned 40 percent of the expenditures claimed by service providers, an audit released Tuesday found.

02/25/2014

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Illinois Budget Crisis Worst In Nation, Auditor Finds

Illinois budget deficit skyrocketed to almost $44 billion, the worst in the nation, the state’s auditor said in report released this week.

06/22/2012

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Department Of Human Services Under Fire For Failing Those In Need

The state’s Department of Human Services has come under fire from the Illinois auditor general, who found the department isn’t doing enough to ensure the eligibility of those on Medicaid, welfare and children’s health insurance programs.

WBBM Newsradio–07/29/2011

Accounting

State Accounting Systems Called Outdated, Messy

The way the accounting systems for Illinois government work – or don’t work – has some lawmakers up in arms.

WBBM Newsradio–04/07/2011