Pa. Auditor General: Legalizing Marijuana Would Create Jobs, Generate Tax RevenueNext year, medical marijuana will be available for purchase across Pennsylvania. So, is legalizing recreational pot soon to follow?
City Controller: ‘Everywhere We Turned At PWSA, There’s A Problem’Pittsburgh’s city controller released the findings of a PWSA performance audit Thursday morning.
Mayor Calls For Investigation Into Cause Of Boil Water AdvisoryMayor Bill Peduto is calling for a targeted investigation into the recent water issues that affected parts of Pittsburgh.
Auditor Says Clearer Rules Needed For Use Of Drilling FeesPennsylvania's auditor general says the state should rein in what he called questionable spending of some of the hundreds of millions of dollars in fees from a natural gas drilling boom that have swelled local government coffers under a nearly five-year-old state law.
Arbitrator: Pa. Cyber Charter School Must Give Teachers Jobs BackCiting declining enrollment, the Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School laid off several teachers last year.
State Audit Faults Pennsylvania's Largest Online CharterPoor governance and financial conflicts of interest have plagued Pennsylvania's largest online charter school.
Allegheny County Medical Examiner's Office Praised For Clearing Untested Rape Kit BacklogAfter releasing a report about thousands of untested rape kits, state Auditor General Eugene DePasquale toured the Allegheny County medical examiner's office Tuesday.
Pa. Auditor General Warns Of Higher Tolls On TurnpikeA new state audit is warning that plans for the Pennsylvania Turnpike to raise tolls repeatedly over the coming decades may not be sustainable.
Trombetta Guilty Plea Sparks Cyber School Funding QuestionsPa. Cyber Charter School founder Nick Trombetta's guilty plea may prompt a closer look at the operation of charter schools across the state and cyber charters in particular.
Auditor General: Propel Schools Wrongfully Reimbursed By Education Dept.The Propel Charter Schools of Pittsburgh gets reimbursed tax dollars to lease school buildings for their schools around the region.
Pa. Auditor General To Audit Turnpike CommissionPennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale tells KDKA Radio's James Garrity he will audit the Turnpike Commission this fall.
Child Abuse Hotline Calls Are Going Unanswered, Auditor General ChargesTens of thousands of phone calls into the state's child abuse hotline called ChildLine went unanswered last year, says state Auditor General Eugene DePasquale.