Utah State Auditor

Business & Labor
3:58 pm
Thu March 27, 2014

Utah State Fair Under-Attended and Over-Subsidized

The Utah State Fair

The Utah State Fair is underperforming according to a new report by the Office of the Utah State AuditorThe limited performance audit compared the Utah State Fair with several other state fairs around the country.  It specifically focused on similar fairs held in Arizona, Idaho, and New Mexico. David Pulsipher is the performance audit director.

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Business & Labor
4:26 pm
Thu October 31, 2013

Audit Shows Utah Department of Workforce Services Fixing “Pattern of Non-Compliance”

Utah Department of Workforce Services call center
Dan Bammes KUER

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. 

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Politics
6:00 am
Thu August 29, 2013

State Audit Says Agencies Have Too Few Auditors

Utah State Capitol
Dan Bammes

  The state auditor’s office released a report this week showing that many agencies don’t have internal auditors even when the law requires them.

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.

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