state audit http://kbia.org en Audit questions Missouri State Highway Patrol's purchase of new airplane http://kbia.org/post/audit-questions-missouri-state-highway-patrols-purchase-new-airplane <p style="background:white">&nbsp;</p><p></p><p style="background:white"><span style="font-size:14.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:windowtext">The Missouri State Highway Patrol is getting mixed reviews in an audit released Tuesday.&nbsp; The law enforcement agency is being criticized for spending 5-point-6 million dollars on a new airplane.</span></p><p style="background:white"> Tue, 25 Jun 2013 22:46:22 +0000 Marshall Griffin 36044 at http://kbia.org Audit questions Missouri State Highway Patrol's purchase of new airplane Mo. Audit Gives 'Poor' Rating To Management Of Early Childhood Fund Grants http://kbia.org/post/state-audit-gives-poor-rating-management-early-childhood-fund-grants The management of an early childhood fund by the <a href="http://dss.mo.gov/">Missouri Department of Social Services (DSS)</a>&#160;has received a "poor" rating in a state audit released Monday.<p><a href="http://www.auditor.mo.gov/">State&#160;Auditor Tom Schweich</a> (R) said the Early Childhood Development, Education and Care Fund provided more than $170,000 to three child care facilities that failed to open or expand their facilities as planned.<p>"We found $60,000 spent on a facility that was never built," Schweich said.&#160; "We found $22,500 spent to build a new facility which&#160;was Tue, 11 Jun 2013 13:14:57 +0000 Marshall Griffin 35241 at http://kbia.org Mo. Audit Gives 'Poor' Rating To Management Of Early Childhood Fund Grants