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Feds To Audit CA High-Speed Rail Project As Funding Flounders

Feds To Audit CA High-Speed Rail Project As Funding Flounders

  By Ed Morrissey | Originally published in Hot Air Gee, I wonder what federal auditors will find — besides a phantom train set and a lot of wasted money? With a new study out showing that California doesn’t have the funding to complete even the first phase of their high-speed rail project, the Inspector General for […]

Following Allegations of Fraud, Calls for Audit of County Medical System Intensify

Following Allegations of Fraud, Calls for Audit of County Medical System Intensify

This past Sunday, the front page article in Ventura County Star contained reference to an investigative report of a fired health care manager’s claim of irregular and fraudulent financial practices in the county’s public medical center. The report from County Counsel centered on allegations against the county by Timothy Patton, former Chief Deputy Director and […]

Courtroom drama: Starr successfully challenges Oxnard Mayor Flynn ballot statement

Courtroom drama: Starr successfully challenges Oxnard Mayor Flynn ballot statement

By George Miller Oxnard special recall election (May 1) Mayoral challenger candidate Aaron Starr was in court again today, this time to challenge the veracity of Incumbent Mayor Tim Flynn’s ballot statement. Flynn had emphasized in his submitted statement that the city now has a “clean” audit and a balanced budget for the first time […]

Oxnard City Council sets recall election schedule, receives CAFR report and more

Oxnard City Council sets recall election schedule, receives CAFR report and more

By George Miller The most important item at the 1-23-18 Oxnard City Council meeting was setting a May 1, 2018 date for the recall election and related discussions.  Nominations start THIS Thursday, January 25. Story appears further down below. Auditors and staff presented what they say was a”clean audit,” with most disastrous findings of the […]

Delta Tunnels Consultant Was Paid Millions, Auditor Says Firm Wasn’t Qualified

Delta Tunnels Consultant Was Paid Millions, Auditor Says Firm Wasn’t Qualified

Originally published in the Sacramento Bee | October 5, 2017 By Ryan Sabalow and Dale Kasler The Delta tunnels project was just gaining steam, and a San Francisco engineering firm had outbid its competitors to win a $60 million, seven-year state contract to help plan the project. But officials at the California Department of Water Resources […]

Jerry Brown STOLE $84 Million From Feds for Boondoggle Water Project

Jerry Brown STOLE $84 Million From Feds for Boondoggle Water Project

  . By Stephen Frank,  California Political News and Views Finally an audit proves how corrupt Jerry Brown is.  The people of Ohio, Vermont and Wyoming need to demand their money back.  His boondoggle of a twin tunnel plan—no new water, just a payoff to unions and crony capitalists is going to cost “$16 billion”—the real […]

University of California administration is paying excessive salaries and mishandling funds, state audit says

University of California administration is paying excessive salaries and mishandling funds, state audit says

LOS ANGELES — The administration of the University of California system pays top workers salaries significantly higher than that of similar state employees, has provided millions of dollars in benefits not typical to the public sector and failed to disclose to the Board of Regents and the public that it had $175 million in budget […]

Oxnard CAFR & Audit now ready- looks mostly better than last year

Oxnard CAFR & Audit now ready- looks mostly better than last year

By George Miller Oxnard’s Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) for Fiscal Year 2015/2016 is now available. This is far sooner than last year’s and with far fewer problems, according to Oxnard’s auditors and CFO.  It was presented at the 2-8-17 Fiscal Poilicy Task Force meeting.The CAFR presentation is on the 2-14-17 City Council agenda The […]

Oxnard audit presented

Oxnard audit presented

There is no rush to do an Oxnard solid waste or water rate increase at this time

There is no rush to do an Oxnard solid waste or water rate increase at this time

By Phil Molina   OK, this is going to be a bit complicated, but the purpose is to show that the City of Oxnard does NOT need and does NOT have the evidence to justify a Water Enterprise rate increase at this time. (Just read the narrative and only look at the numbers if you […]

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