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Auditor General DePasquale Supports Two-State, Bipartisan Efforts to Reform the Delaware River Port Authority
April 24, 2014
CAMDEN, NJ (April 24, 2014)– Auditor General Eugene DePasquale said today that he supports a proposal by legislative leaders in Pennsylvania and New Jersey that will improve transparency, accountability and good governance at the Delaware River Port Authority.

Auditor General DePasquale Releases Audits for School Entities in Berks, Bucks, Centre, Luzerne, Lycoming, Mercer, Montgomery, Northumberland and Snyder Counties
April 17, 2014
HARRISBURG (April 17, 2014)– Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today announced the release of audit reports for seven school districts in Berks, Luzerne, Lycoming, Mercer, Montgomery and Snyder counties one intermediate unit in Northumberland County and two technical schools in Bucks and Centre counties.

Auditor General DePasquale Releases Pension Plan Audits for Municipalities in Four Counties
April 17, 2014
HARRISBURG (April 17, 2014)– Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today released audits of municipal employee pension plans in Berks, Bucks, Dauphin and Westmoreland counties.

Auditor General DePasquale Releases Audits for Six School Entities in Berks, Clarion, Clearfield, Jefferson, Lawrence and Luzerne Counties
April 11, 2014
HARRISBURG (April 11, 2014)– Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today announced the release of audit reports for one intermediate unit in Clearfield County, one vocational-technical school in Jefferson County, two technical centers in Lawrence and Luzerne counties, and two school districts in Berks and Clarion counties.

Auditor General DePasquale Appoints Alternate to Delaware River Port Authority Board of Commissioners
April 10, 2014
HARRISBURG (April 10, 2014)– Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today announced the appointment of former Delaware River Port Authority (DRPA) commissioner John J. Dougherty Jr. as his designated alternate to the bi-state authority.

Auditor General DePasquale Begins Philadelphia School District Audit
Performance Audit to Cover School Years Ending 2009 through 2012

April 10, 2014
HARRISBURG (April 10, 2014)– Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today announced that auditors began work this week on a performance audit of the School District of Philadelphia to examine the district’s efforts to provide a quality education to its students and appropriately use its taxpayer funds.

Auditor General DePasquale Praises Noticeable Improvements at Berks County Recorder of Deeds Office
Latest audit reveals no findings, new procedures implemented to prior shortcomings

April 3, 2014
HARRISBURG (April 3, 2014) – Auditor General Eugene DePasquale said today a recently completed audit of the Recorder of Deeds Office in Berks County shows commendable improvements in addressing years of issues under a previous administration which included missing records, a lack of internal controls and misappropriated funds.

Auditor General DePasquale Releases Audits for 28 Volunteer Firefighter Relief Associations in 22 counties
April 3, 2014
HARRISBURG (April 3, 2014)– Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today announced the release of 28 audit reports for volunteer firefighter relief associations in Berks, Blair, Bradford, Butler, Cambria, Crawford, Cumberland, Franklin, Fulton, Huntingdon, Lancaster, Lawrence, Lebanon, Lehigh, Montgomery, Northampton, Schuylkill, Snyder, Union, Westmoreland, Wyoming and York counties.

Auditor General DePasquale Releases Audits for Four School Entities in Armstrong, Berks, Dauphin and Mercer Counties
April 3, 2014
HARRISBURG (April 3, 2014) – Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today announced the release of audit reports for a technical center in Armstrong County and three school districts in Berks, Dauphin and Mercer counties.

Auditor General DePasquale Says Erie Rise Leadership Academy Charter School in Disarray
Issues his first-ever interim audit finding to identify immediate changes needed

March 31, 2014
HARRISBURG (March 31, 2014)– In an extremely rare action for his department, Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today released an interim audit finding of the Erie Rise Leadership Academy Charter School that indicates serious problems with school board oversight, the school’s academic performance, and its compliance with state laws and the school’s charter.

Auditor General DePasquale Criticizes School Districtís Decision to Consider Eliminating Classes While Offering Free Tuition to Hockey Players
March 28, 2014
HARRISBURG (March 28, 2014)– Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today made the following statement about the Millcreek Township School District, Erie County, school board’s decision to consider eliminating Montessori classrooms while continuing an agreement to offer free tuition to ice hockey players:

Auditor General DePasquale Releases Audits for Five School Entities in Butler, Chester, Clearfield, Elk and Northumberland Counties
March 28, 2014
HARRISBURG (March 28, 2014)– Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today announced the release of audit reports for four school districts Butler, Chester, Clearfield, and Elk counties and one career and technology center in Northumberland County.

Auditor General DePasquale Releases Audits for 29 Volunteer Firefighter Relief Associations in 25 Counties
March 27, 2014
HARRISBURG (March 27, 2014)– Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today announced the release of audit reports for 29 volunteer firefighter relief associations in Allegheny, Armstrong, Berks, Bucks, Chester, Clarion, Clinton, Columbia, Crawford, Delaware, Jefferson, Lackawanna, Lancaster, Lawrence, Luzerne, McKean, Montgomery, Northumberland, Perry, Snyder, Tioga, Venango, Washington, Westmoreland and York counties.

Auditor General DePasquale Releases Pension Plan Audits for Municipalities in Nineteen Counties
March 27, 2014
HARRISBURG (March 27, 2014)– Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today released audits of municipal employee pension plans in Allegheny, Armstrong, Berks, Bucks, Cambria, Chester, Clinton, Cumberland, Delaware, Elk, Erie, Fayette, Franklin, Indiana, Lancaster, Lehigh, Montgomery, Northumberland and Washington counties.

Auditor General DePasquale Says Audit of Port Authority of Allegheny County Shows Operations Improvement, Changes Needed in Procurement Procedures
March 24, 2014
PITTSBURGH (March 24, 2014)– Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today said a recent audit of the Port Authority of Allegheny County shows that the transit agency has made significant improvements in its operations since the previous audit released in 2007 but must correct procurement and contracting problems.

Auditor General DePasquale Releases Audits for Nine School Entities in Butler, Cumberland, Indiana, Lackawanna, Mercer, Northampton and Susquehanna Counties
March 21, 2014
HARRISBURG (March 21, 2014)– Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today announced the release of audit reports for eight school districts in Butler, Indiana, Lackawanna, Mercer, Northampton and Susquehanna counties and one vocational-technical school in Cumberland County.

Auditor General DePasquale Releases Audits for 16 Volunteer Firefighter Relief Associations in 11 Counties
March 20, 2014
HARRISBURG (March 20, 2014)– Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today announced the release of audit reports for 16 volunteer firefighter relief associations in Allegheny, Armstrong, Bucks, Luzerne, Lycoming, McKean, Mercer, Monroe, Pike, Washington and York counties.

Auditor General DePasquale Urges Municipalities to Update Pension, Volunteer Firefighter Relief Association Information
Data due by March 31 will be used to determine amount of state aid

March 19, 2014
HARRISBURG (March 19, 2014)– Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today urged municipal officials to submit updated information for the state’s municipal pension system and volunteer firefighter relief association programs by March 31.

Auditor General DePasquale Releases Audits for 20 Volunteer Firefighter Relief Associations in Allegheny, Berks, Blair, Butler, Clearfield, Erie, Franklin, Lancaster, Lawrence, Lebanon, Luzerne, Montgomery, Washington, Westmoreland and York counties
March 14, 2014
HARRISBURG (March 14, 2014)– Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today announced the release of audit reports for 20 volunteer firefighter relief associations in Allegheny, Berks, Blair, Butler, Clearfield, Erie, Franklin, Lancaster, Lawrence, Lebanon, Luzerne, Montgomery, Washington, Westmoreland and York counties.

Auditor General DePasquale Releases Pension Plan Audits for Municipalities in Twenty-Two Counties
March 14, 2014
HARRISBURG (March 14, 2014)– Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today released audits of municipal employee pension plans in Adams, Allegheny, Bucks, Butler, Cambria, Carbon, Clarion, Clearfield, Chester, Crawford, Cumberland, Erie, Franklin, Lancaster, Luzerne, Mercer, Mifflin, Monroe, Northampton, Warren, Washington and York counties.