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The Columbus Dispatch
Audit finds food stamp program giving benefits to dead people and other problemscommonly known as food stamps, which is federally funded but administered by th
Audit finds food stamp program giving benefits to dead people and other problems
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 5 hours ago
commonly known as food stamps, which is federally funded but administered by the state, was released today by state Auditor Dave Yost. Yost concluded there are "structural weaknesses in the program," but he said the Ohio Department of Job and... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Local leaders remember, mourn John F. Wolfetrue civic leadership and engagement. His death is not only a loss for Columbus
Local leaders remember, mourn John F. Wolfe
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
true civic leadership and engagement. His death is not only a loss for Columbus, but also for the state of Ohio. Auditor Dave Yost: There is no question that this community would not be what it is today but for his leadership, courage and... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Sen. Brown: Feds need more oversight of Ohio's charter grant spendingawarded Ohio $71 million in Charter School Program grant money to create new ch
Sen. Brown: Feds need more oversight of Ohio's charter grant spending
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
awarded Ohio $71 million in Charter School Program grant money to create new charter schools. Some, including state Auditor Dave Yost, were surprised Ohio got the highest amount in the nation, given its reputation for poor charter oversight and... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Laid-off employees set to return to work in Nileshas been collected so far. That is about $437,000 more than this time last year
Laid-off employees set to return to work in Niles
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
has been collected so far. That is about $437,000 more than this time last year. Ben Marrison, spokesman for Ohio Auditor Dave Yost, said the Financial Planning and Supervision Commission - assembled to help pull the city out of debt - was made... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
New malware targets local governments, taxpayer money, Yost saysBuckeye Forum podcast. Your Right to Know An internet bug is cropping up among
New malware targets local governments, taxpayer money, Yost says
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 19 days ago
Buckeye Forum podcast. Your Right to Know An internet bug is cropping up among Ohio’s local governments, and state Auditor Dave Yost said it’s eating up taxpayer dollars and public records. The type of virus is called “ransomware,” and it... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Niles Democrats select Rizer-Jones over Harwoodprecinct committee member, expects to have a decision on outsourcing by Wednesd
Niles Democrats select Rizer-Jones over Harwood
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 19 days ago
precinct committee member, expects to have a decision on outsourcing by Wednesday’s council meeting if a new five-year financial forecast is completed by then. The mayor has been under pressure from Ohio Auditor Dave Yost to outsource tax collecti... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Scarnecchia: Possible outsourcing decision next weekis not ready by the council meeting. “I will do whatever is best for the city
Scarnecchia: Possible outsourcing decision next week
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 20 days ago
is not ready by the council meeting. “I will do whatever is best for the city of Niles,” Scarnecchia said. Ohio Auditor Dave Yost has strongly criticized the mayor in Vindicator interviews for not going along with the supervisors’ recommendation... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Mayor: Decision on outsourcing Niles income tax collections will be made by next weekis not ready by the council meeting. “I will do whatever is best for the city
Mayor: Decision on outsourcing Niles income tax collections will be made by next week
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 20 days ago
is not ready by the council meeting. “I will do whatever is best for the city of Niles,” Scarnecchia said. Ohio Auditor Dave Yost has strongly criticized the mayor in Vindicator interviews for not going along with the supervisors’ recommendation... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Niles looks at outsourcing tax collections; city and state to meet todaysending out letter to delinquent tax payers, going to court for these delinquen
Niles looks at outsourcing tax collections; city and state to meet today
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
sending out letter to delinquent tax payers, going to court for these delinquencies, etc.," he said. Auditor of State Dave Yost and his representatives have repeatedly called for the city to contract with RITA for income tax collection. In a... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Yost vs. Scarnecchia: Round 2 on outsourcingThe communications director for Ohio Auditor Dave Yost blamed the opposition to
Yost vs. Scarnecchia: Round 2 on outsourcing
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 24 days ago
The communications director for Ohio Auditor Dave Yost blamed the opposition to outsourced income-tax collections by Mayor Thomas Scarnecchia on “political reasons” that overlook the 2014 performance audit showing annual savings of $138,000 with an... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
State auditori's office responds to Nlles mayor's rejection of tax outsourcingThe communications director for Ohio Auditor Dave Yost blamed the opposition to
State auditori's office responds to Nlles mayor's rejection of tax outsourcing
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 24 days ago
The communications director for Ohio Auditor Dave Yost blamed the opposition to outsourced income-tax collections by Mayor Thomas Scarnecchia on “political reasons” that overlook the 2014 performance audit showing annual savings of $138,000 with an... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Hillary Clinton says Donald Trump is 'temperamentally unfit,' Paul Ryan gives him his supportlost.) Interestingly, the normally clean-shaven Kasich was sporting a bit of s
Hillary Clinton says Donald Trump is 'temperamentally unfit,' Paul Ryan gives him his support
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 25 days ago
lost.) Interestingly, the normally clean-shaven Kasich was sporting a bit of scruff/beard. Maybe going the state Auditor Dave Yost route of facial hair? What’s happening today: Attorney General Mike DeWine will launch a new consumer protection... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
State auditor continues push for outsourcing Niles tax collectionsState Auditor Dave Yost is not backing down from his request for the city to ou
State auditor continues push for outsourcing Niles tax collections
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 25 days ago
State Auditor Dave Yost is not backing down from his request for the city to outsource income-tax collections. In a letter to interim Treasurer Janet Rizer-Jones, Yost has again called for the “fiscal recovery plan to outsource the income-tax... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Niles officials still balking at outsourcing tax collectionsState Auditor Dave Yost is not backing down from his request for the city to ou
Niles officials still balking at outsourcing tax collections
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 25 days ago
State Auditor Dave Yost is not backing down from his request for the city to outsource income-tax collections. In a letter to interim Treasurer Janet Rizer-Jones, Yost has again called for the “fiscal recovery plan to outsource the income-tax... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Two companies owe state $1.5 million in Medicaid money for using unqualified employees, report findsof the 32 personal-care aides tested lacked even basic First Aid certification.
Two companies owe state $1.5 million in Medicaid money for using unqualified employees, report finds
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 28 days ago
of the 32 personal-care aides tested lacked even basic First Aid certification. Those factors and others led state Auditor Dave Yost to seek more than $1.5 million from the two companies, mostly for putting unqualified employees in health-care... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
What can be done about the Ohio Department of Educationgovernment and politics from Columbus to Washington, D.C.? The Columbus Dispatc
What can be done about the Ohio Department of Education
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 28 days ago
government and politics from Columbus to Washington, D.C.? The Columbus Dispatch has you covered. Last week, Ohio Auditor Dave Yost called the Ohio Department of Education one of the worst-run state agencies. It seems others agree, but finding a... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Complaints of government fraud often kept confidentialwho want to check out their school district or city won't learn much from a fra
Complaints of government fraud often kept confidential
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 29 days ago
who want to check out their school district or city won't learn much from a fraud-complaint database maintained by Auditor Dave Yost. Since lawmakers mandated the list — and limited, specified information — be placed online in 2012, the auditor's... Read more
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Salem News
West Branch treasurer’s office earns Auditor of the State Awardfrom fiscal year 2015 including Denise Ketchum, Karen Rice, Barb Cackovic and t
West Branch treasurer’s office earns Auditor of the State Award
Salem News / Posted 29 days ago
from fiscal year 2015 including Denise Ketchum, Karen Rice, Barb Cackovic and the retired Gayle Wutrick. The office of Dave Yost issues the award for the period of July 2014 through June 2015. It is presented to local governments and school... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Yost blasts Niles mayor for rejecting fiscal adviceState Auditor Dave Yost blasted the Mayor Thomas Scarnecchia administration Fri
Yost blasts Niles mayor for rejecting fiscal advice
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted a month ago
State Auditor Dave Yost blasted the Mayor Thomas Scarnecchia administration Friday for not going along with fiscal supervisors’ proposals for getting Niles out from under fiscal emergency. In an interview with The Vindicator, Yost’s criticisms were... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
State auditor blasts Niles mayor, officials for ignoring fiscal adviceState Auditor Dave Yost blasted the Mayor Thomas Scarnecchia administration Fri
State auditor blasts Niles mayor, officials for ignoring fiscal advice
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted a month ago
State Auditor Dave Yost blasted the Mayor Thomas Scarnecchia administration Friday for not going along with fiscal supervisors’ proposals for getting Niles out from under fiscal emergency. In an interview with The Vindicator, Yost’s criticisms were... Read more
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Salon.com
Poor suburb softens on merger with Clevelandand financial projections show the problem getting worse. “It’s a disastrous s
Poor suburb softens on merger with Cleveland
Salon.com / Posted 1 months ago
and financial projections show the problem getting worse. “It’s a disastrous situation,” said Mayor Norton. Ohio Auditor Dave Yost said in an interview on Wednesday that a merger with Cleveland is East Cleveland’s best hope. Yost placed East... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
East Cleveland suburb softens on merger with Clevelandand financial projections show the problem getting worse. "It's a disastrous s
East Cleveland suburb softens on merger with Cleveland
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 1 months ago
and financial projections show the problem getting worse. "It's a disastrous situation," said Mayor Norton. Ohio Auditor Dave Yost said in an interview on Wednesday that a merger with Cleveland is East Cleveland's best hope. Yost placed East... Read more
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