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Jan 15, 2013, 15:51 ET

Eugene DePasquale Takes Oath as 51st Auditor General

 Former York County Representative Eugene DePasquale became the commonwealth's 51st Auditor General in a ceremony at noon today in the State...

Jan 11, 2013, 17:11 ET

Auditor General Jack Wagner Urges Defense Department to Keep Open the 911th Airlift Wing in Pittsburgh

Air Force Reserve Base saves taxpayers millions annually Auditor General Jack Wagner today called on the U.S. Department of Defense to keep...

Jan 08, 2013, 15:03 ET

Auditor General Jack Wagner Says Pa. Turnpike's Dealings in Risky Swaps Has Cost Taxpayers and Motorists At Least $108 Million

Audit reveals six findings, offers 20 recommendations for improvement  Auditor General Jack Wagner said that an audit released today...

Dec 10, 2012, 15:17 ET

Auditor General Jack Wagner Says Pa. Turnpike Commission Must Stop Granting Unlimited Toll-free Travel for Employees and Others

Liberal policy has cost more than $7 million in lost revenue   Auditor General Jack Wagner said today that a liberal and inadequate...

Dec 06, 2012, 11:31 ET

Auditor General Jack Wagner Says Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School's Reserve Funds Highlight Need to Fix Funding Formula

 Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School, the state's largest charter school, held a $13 million budget surplus at the end of the 2009-10 school...

Nov 14, 2012, 13:06 ET

Auditor General Jack Wagner Calls On General Assembly, Gov. Corbett to Take Lead in Reforming Governance At Penn State

 Auditor General Jack Wagner today called on the General Assembly and Gov. Corbett to take charge of reforming Penn State University in the...

Oct 22, 2012, 11:26 ET

Auditor General Jack Wagner to Speak at Pittsburgh Safe Schools Conference Wednesday Oct. 24

 Auditor General Jack Wagner will address school safety and security at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 24 at Hampton High School during the Pittsburgh...

Oct 09, 2012, 13:42 ET

Auditor General Jack Wagner Urges General Assembly, Health Dept. to Begin Licensing of Pa. Tattoo Parlors

Says one of fastest growing segments of state economy poses serious health risks  Auditor General Jack Wagner today called on the...

Sep 19, 2012, 11:15 ET

Auditor General Jack Wagner Calls for Consolidation Of Pennsylvania's 3,200 Municipal Pension Plans

Issues new report showing that 36% of local retirement plans are financially distressed Auditor General Jack Wagner today proposed that the...

Sep 11, 2012, 11:47 ET

Auditor General Jack Wagner Announces Availability Of New VFRA Management Guidelines Manual

Also announces four VFRA workshops scheduled this fall Auditor General Jack Wagner said today that the 2012 edition of the Department's...

Sep 05, 2012, 09:25 ET

Auditor General Jack Wagner's 28th Annual Riverboat Cruise Benefitting Hospitalized Veterans Continues Thursday and Friday

More than 1,000 veterans will receive all-day rides as a result of local support The 28th annual Sharing & Caring riverboat cruise...

Aug 31, 2012, 14:02 ET

Auditor General Announces 28th Annual Riverboat Cruise Benefitting Hospitalized Veterans Set for Sept. 4-7

More than 1,000 veterans will receive all-day rides as a result of local support Auditor General Jack Wagner today announced the annual...

Aug 15, 2012, 14:47 ET

Auditor General Jack Wagner Attending Aug. 17 Groundbreaking for New Military Commissary in Moon

Retail outlet will serve active military families and veterans in tri-state region  Auditor General Jack Wagner will be among the...

Jul 26, 2012, 12:36 ET

Auditor General Jack Wagner Calls For Governance Reforms at Penn State University

 Auditor General Jack Wagner said today that the Pennsylvania State University president should no longer be a member of the university's board...

Jun 27, 2012, 12:20 ET

Auditor General Jack Wagner Says No Way to Verify Whether $1B in Economic Development Funds Were Well-Spent

Calls for more accountability in Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program  Auditor General Jack Wagner said today that the commonwealth...

Jun 20, 2012, 12:17 ET

Auditor General Jack Wagner Says Fixing PA's Charter School Formula Could Save $365 Million a Year in Taxpayer Money

Says Department of Education and General Assembly must take leadership role  Auditor General Jack Wagner said today that...

May 23, 2012, 14:15 ET

Auditor General Jack Wagner Says Gettysburg, Allentown Superintendent Buyouts Cost Taxpayers $889,000

Gettysburg buyout: $622,000; Allentown, $267,000 Auditor General Jack Wagner today released audits that showed superintendent contract...

May 10, 2012, 14:04 ET

Auditor General Jack Wagner Says Cambria County Motorists 9 Times as Likely to Pass Deficient Bridge than a McDonald's

Renews call for Gov. Corbett, General Assembly to pass infrastructure bill Cambria County motorists are nine times as likely to pass a...

May 09, 2012, 15:17 ET

Auditor General Jack Wagner Sets 1 p.m. Thursday Press Conference at Haynes St. Bridge on Infrastructure Bill

 The following is being released by the Pennsylvania Department of the Auditor General: WHAT: Press conference by Auditor General Jack Wagner...

May 08, 2012, 14:48 ET

Auditor General Jack Wagner Announces VFRA Workshops May 21-24 at Four Pennsylvania Locations

Auditor General Jack Wagner today announced that free management training seminars for Volunteer Firefighters' Relief Associations will be offered...