By M.D. Kittle | Wisconsin Reporter
MADISON – They’re known as the “CPA Caucus,” and this gang of number-crunching lawmakers was instrumental in uncovering the University of Wisconsin System’s arguably heftier-than-expected reserve.
The Republican lawmakers – Reps. Chris Kapenga of Delafield, John Klenke of Green Bay, Dale Kooyenga of Brookfield and Howard Marklein of Spring Green – all certified public accountants at [...]
By Rob Nikolewski │ New Mexico Watchdog
SANTA FE – By law, every organization in New Mexico that receives or spends public funds has to turn in an audit each year.
“If a government is going to spend taxpayer money they should be able to account and submit a full accounting of those activities every year,” State Auditor [...]
NJ prosecutor disobeys law; TV repo cop gets disability pay
By Mark Lagerkvist | New Jersey Watchdog
Mercer County Prosecutor Joseph Bocchini has three strikes against him in the controversy surrounding Joe Derrico, the “disabled” Hamilton cop turned roughhousing repo man on reality TV.
A continuing investigation by New Jersey Watchdog delivered:
Strike one: Bocchini disobeyed the law by [...]
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By Johnny Kampis | Missouri Watchdog
ST. LOUIS – Missouri House Speaker Tim Jones said Monday that he will form a committee to investigate the possible violation of privacy rights by the Missouri Department of Revenue.
The Bipartisan Investigative Committee on Privacy Protection will include two sheriffs, two county prosecutors, a retired FBI agent and a former [...]