Adam Edelen

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2:36 pm
Fri August 22, 2014

School District Audit Nearing Completion

Fayette County Superintendent Tom Shelton answers questions about allegations of improper budgeting and mismanagement in the district
Credit Josh James / WUKY

Fayette County Public Schools officials can expect the audit of the district’s finances in about three weeks, according to State Auditor Adam Edelen.

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12:50 pm
Wed May 28, 2014

$20 Million Discrepancy To Be Discussed Tonight

Fayette County Schools Superintendent Tom Shelton and the School Board are under pressure to pass a budget by the end of the month. Being accused of financial misconduct is complicating the process.
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Accusations of 20 million dollar spending discrepancy to be discussed tonight.

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Local/Regional News
5:10 pm
Tue September 24, 2013

Constitutional Officers Stick To Familiar Themes In Lexington Roundtable

State Auditor Adam Edelen, Secy of State Alice Lundergan Grimes, and State Treasurer Todd Hollenbach at Commerce Lexington Roundtable
Credit Josh James

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Nearly all of Kentucky constitutional officers gathered in Lexington Tuesday for a rare roundtable discussion.

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Local/Regional News
11:07 am
Tue August 6, 2013

Auditor Finds Misspending, Intimidation In Agency

FRANKFORT, Ky.-- A state agency responsible for Kentucky's response to weather disasters and other emergencies has been slammed by a team of auditors who are reporting misuse of taxpayer money, intimidation of employees and an overtly hostile workplace.

Auditor Adam Edelen said Tuesday that Kentucky Emergency Management may have misspent millions in recent years, some of it on alcohol, entertainment and door prizes at conferences.

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Local/Regional News
1:21 am
Tue March 26, 2013

State Auditor Releases Scott County Audit

FRANKFORT, Ky. - A financial audit of Scott County Fiscal Court released Monday shows minor violations in the areas of purchasing, segregation of duties, and payroll.

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Local/Regional News
3:23 pm
Wed February 6, 2013

House Bill Aims To Regulate Kentucky's "Ghost Government"

FRANKFORT, Ky. - A new bill aimed at increasing the transparency of Kentucky’s more than 1,200 special taxing districts was unveiled Tuesday in Frankfort.

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3:35 pm
Thu December 20, 2012

Audit Finds Insufficient Oversight Of Executive Benefits On Mental Health Board

LEXINGTON, Ky. - State Auditor Adam Edelen released a report Thursday detailing problems with executive compensation on the Bluegrass Regional Mental Health – Mental Retardation Board.

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