Latest News From the Controller's Office
Controller’s Watchdog Audit Findings Top $6 Billion
In an important milestone, Controller John Chiang’s audit programs have identified more than $6 billion in waste, abuse and fiscal mismanagement since 2007. Read more about the audits.
Controller: October Revenues Top Expectations
Controller John Chiang reports the State's total revenues for October reached $5.3 billion, beating estimates in the State budget by $510.5 million, or 10.7 percent. Read the news release in English and Spanish, the summary analysis and the financial statement.
Chiang Sues 3rd Life Insurance Company
Controller John Chiang has filed a lawsuit against Thrivent Financial for Lutherans for refusing to comply with existing state law requiring it to turn over records necessary to determine if the Wisconsin-based insurer is failing to pay death benefits to the beneficiaries of policyholders known to be deceased. Read the news release English and Spanish, and more about the Controller's efforts to help beneficiaries.
Controller Issues Deadline To Delinquent Governments
Controller John Chiang has sent letters to 126 local governments that have failed to file financial and accounting reports required under State law. The letters went to nine cities and 117 special districts, giving each entity the deadline of December 31, 2013, to file the delinquent documents. Read the news release in English and Spanish, and see a list of delinquent governments.
Controller Posts Fresh Community College Salary Data
Controller John Chiang has updated his public employee compensation website with the latest wage and benefit information for Community College employees. Read the news release in English and Spanish, and watch video tutorials.
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