Auditor DePasquale supports bill to audit local authorities

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The Pennsylvania Auditor General is supporting a bill heading to the State Senate that would give his office the ability to audit the accounts of municipal authorities.

If passed, the bill would provide oversight to authorities like Erie’s Water, Airport, and Port Authorities.  Auditor General Eugene DePasquale stating that the move is long overdue in providing independent state oversight to some of the most important assets in Pennsylvania communities.

If the bill passes in the Senate, it would move to the House for consideration.

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