school audits http://wfpl.org en Should the Kentucky State Auditor Look Annually at Cities' Finances? http://wfpl.org/post/should-kentucky-state-auditor-look-annually-cities-finances <p>An influx of allegations pertaining to misappropriated funds in Kentucky city governments has sparked debate &nbsp;of whether the state auditor should do annual inquiries into their budgets .</p><p>The issue was discussed last week in the General Assembly's Interim Joint Committee on Local Government.</p><p>Current statutes require annual audits of county governments by the office of state Auditor Adam Edelen. For their part, cities are allowed to hire private firms to conduct yearly audits.</p> Tue, 29 Oct 2013 19:00:00 +0000 Jacob Ryan 7361 at http://wfpl.org Should the Kentucky State Auditor Look Annually at Cities' Finances? Board Members Consider Asking for State Audit of Jefferson County Public Schools http://wfpl.org/post/board-members-consider-asking-state-audit-jefferson-county-public-schools <p>Jefferson County school board members are considering asking Kentucky State Auditor Adam Edelen to perform a special audit of Jefferson County Public Schools.</p><p>"I think it’s something that’s going to be happening here fairly soon,” school board member Chris Brady told WFPL.</p><p>Brady couldn’t give specifics on what the state audit would look at. But Brady and board member David Jones Jr. have said it would be healthy for any organization to have an outsider look at the system for improvement.</p> Mon, 22 Apr 2013 10:28:08 +0000 Devin Katayama & Kenny Colston 5062 at http://wfpl.org Board Members Consider Asking for State Audit of Jefferson County Public Schools