PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Pittsburgh’s City Controller Michael Lamb launched his campaign for Pennsylvania Auditor General on Saturday.
The current Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale is prohibited from running for a third term.READ MORE: Longtime Ohio Attorney Accused Of Human Trafficking Dies
Lamb launched his campaign pledging transparency and accountability.READ MORE: Steelers Cornerback Joe Haden To Miss Cincinnati Bengals Game
“This office is really the public’s first line of defense against corruption,” Lamb said. “I’ve been fighting fraud and waste in government for a long time and that’s why I’m running.”MORE NEWS: Disease Management Areas Expanded After Chronic Wasting Disease Detected In Jefferson County
Several other Democrats are also running, including Christina Hartman of Lancaster County and Nina Ahmad of Philadelphia County.