State Auditor David Yost

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7:28 am
Fri May 31, 2013

Yost Gets Backing Of Senate Democrats

A day after a measure blocking the Republican State Auditor from auditing Governor John Kasich's private job creation entity JobsOhio passed the Ohio House, Auditor David Yost got some support from members of the opposition party in the Senate.

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6:31 am
Tue May 28, 2013

State Approves Enrollment Data Fixes

Ohio schools that reportedly had errors in certain enrollment data have gotten state approval of plans to fix the issues.

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6:17 am
Thu May 9, 2013

Yost Proposes ODOT Cost Cutting Measures

Cutting its annual mowing schedule from four to three times could save the Ohio Department of Transportation millions, according to a study by State Auditor Dave Yost.

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6:28 am
Tue May 7, 2013

Cupp's Job Raising Ethical Questions

Former Republican Ohio Supreme Court Justice Robert Cupp's new job is raising ethical issues in the legal battle over GOP Governor John Kasich's nonprofit job-creation agency JobsOhio.

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10:30 am
Thu May 2, 2013

Cops Seize CCS Records

Columbus Police officers this morning seized records wanted by the state auditor as part of his probe of the Columbus City Schools' attendance data tampering scandal, and his probe of alleged grade changing at Linden-McKinley High School.

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7:35 pm
Thu April 4, 2013

Update: State Audit Finds Faults In Columbus City Schools

Ohio’s Auditor has released an audit on the Columbus City School district and the findings are not good news.

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6:28 am
Thu April 4, 2013

Yost Releases CCS Audit

The annual state audit of the Columbus City Schools is a mix of good and bad news.

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12:22 pm
Tue March 19, 2013

JobsOhio Complies With Subpoena

Ohio's private non-profit job creation agency says it complied with the subpoena issued by State Auditor David Yost to turn over its private financial records.

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7:47 am
Fri March 8, 2013

Yost Wants To Audit JobsOhio

Many Democrats in the state legislature have been raising questions about public money put into the state's private non profit jobs development corporation, JobsOhio.

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7:27 am
Thu January 10, 2013

CCS Considering Whistleblower Policy

The Columbus School Board is considering a new policy protecting whistleblowers who want to report fraud or mismanagement.

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10:05 am
Wed November 14, 2012

Probe into Columbus City Schools deepens

State auditor David Yost has announced the some Columbus City Schools officials could face criminal charges as a result of his investigation into an attendance rigging scandal. 

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7:23 pm
Thu October 4, 2012

Auditor finds evidence of school districts data scrubbing

State Auditor David Yost, delivering attendance scrubbing preliminary report
Bill Cohen, OPR

Ohio’s Auditor says a preliminary probe has found evidence of major irregularities in the way five school districts have changed the enrollment status of some students. 

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7:16 pm
Thu October 4, 2012

Columbus schools reaction to auditor's report

Columbus City Schools Superintendent Gene Harris responds to auditor's preliminary report on data scrubbing
Alison Holm, WCBE

The state's auditor says five Ohio school districts have used questionable attendance policies and practices, putting them at a higher risk for scrubbing attendance data to improve their school report cards.

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