The government body in charge of school modernization efforts in Washington, D.C., has done a poor job of managing funds, according to a report released Wednesday by the Office of the District of Columbia Auditor.Read More →
Legislators call them earmarks, but taxpayers prefer to call them pork — and Ohio’s budget for the next two years contains millions of dollars for them.
Oink. Oink.Read More →
Teachers unions are questioning the transparency and due process of a measure to permanently exempt teacher’s evaluations from public records requests.Read More →
Transparency in spending is nothing new for the Toledo Public School district, which has published its monthly check register online since 2011. But as the first urban school district in Ohio to sign up for Ohio’s online checkbook, even more financial information will soon be just a click away.Read More →
Transparency just got more clickable, as Gov. Tom Wolf announced on Thursday that his cabinet officials’ expenses are now online. The tool is easy to use, and taxpayers can search for data by name, department, month and type.Read More →
Ohio State Treasurer Josh Mandel has increased transparency by making all public expenditures available on OhioCheckbook.com.Read More →