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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9:07 am
Tue March 13, 2012

Schweich blasts Missouri governments for not following Sunshine Laws

Auditor Tom Schweich says the state and local governments are routinely violating Missouri's open records and meetings law.

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AM Newscasts
9:00 am
Tue March 13, 2012

Newscast for March 13, 2012

Gov. Jay Nixon's request for federal aid after recent natural disasters in Missouri were denied by FEMA.

Regional news coverage from the KBIA News room, including:

  • Gov. Nixon's request for FEMA aid denied.
  • Schweich blasts state and local governments for not adhering to Sunshine Laws.
  • A MU backup quarterback is arrested in Columbia.
9:17 am
Thu February 16, 2012

Schweich's lawsuit against Nixon budget cuts continues

The lawsuit against Nixon accuses him of making unauthorized budget cuts.

Lawyers have been back in court arguing over the authority of Missouri's governor to make budget cuts.

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