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Politics
5:43 pm
Fri July 13, 2012

Mo. audit faults billing for new telephone system

Missouri Auditor Tom Schweich
Photo courtesy of the Missouri Auditor's Office

Missouri Auditor Tom Schweich says the state lost out on nearly $1.3 million because of how the Office of Administration has billed for a new telephone system.

The Jefferson City News Tribune reports the Office of Administration was supposed to determine costs for the phone system and charge state agencies for their share. Money would be deposited in a revolving fund and bills paid from that fund.

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