Utah State Auditor http://kuer.org en Utah State Fair Under-Attended and Over-Subsidized http://kuer.org/post/utah-state-fair-under-attended-and-over-subsidized <p>The Utah State Fair is underperforming according to a new report by the Office of the <a href="http://auditor.utah.gov/" target="_blank">Utah State Auditor</a>.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://financialreports.utah.gov/saoreports/2014/PA14-02SFCUtahStateFairCorporation.pdf" target="_blank">The limited performance audit</a> compared the <a href="http://www.utahstatefair.com/home" target="_blank">Utah State Fair</a> with several other state fairs around the country.&nbsp; It specifically focused on similar fairs held in Arizona, Idaho, and New Mexico. Thu, 27 Mar 2014 21:58:01 +0000 Brian Grimmett 44032 at http://kuer.org Utah State Fair Under-Attended and Over-Subsidized Audit Shows Utah Department of Workforce Services Fixing “Pattern of Non-Compliance” http://kuer.org/post/audit-shows-utah-department-workforce-services-fixing-pattern-non-compliance <p></p><p>A state audit released this week shows that the Utah Department of Workforce Services has cut down on errors enrolling people for benefits and training, and is doing a much better job complying with federal regulations. A previous state audit of the Department showed a consistent pattern of non-compliance, resulting in millions of dollars in questioned costs.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 31 Oct 2013 22:26:02 +0000 Andrea Smardon 37574 at http://kuer.org Audit Shows Utah Department of Workforce Services Fixing “Pattern of Non-Compliance” State Audit Says Agencies Have Too Few Auditors http://kuer.org/post/state-audit-says-agencies-have-too-few-auditors <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The state auditor’s office<a href="http://financialreports.utah.gov/saoreports/2013/13-02-PAStateAgencyInternalAuditServicesStateofUtah.pdf"> released a report</a> this week showing that many agencies don’t have internal auditors even when the law requires them.</p><p>State law requires 11 state departments to have internal auditors, and a new report from the state auditor’s office says four of them do not – Agriculture, Commerce, Environmental Quality and Public Safety.</p> Thu, 29 Aug 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Dan Bammes 34607 at http://kuer.org State Audit Says Agencies Have Too Few Auditors