Auditor’s memo raises questions around job training program’s oversight

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Posted by on September 16, 2015 in In The News
Auditor’s memo raises questions around job training program’s oversight

SEP. 16, 2015, 2:20 PM BY MORGAN TRUE State Auditor Doug Hoffer is raising concerns about the oversight of a state job training and workforce development program, which provided $1.3…

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Report: Some Vt. employers may misclassify workers as ‘contractors’ to avoid expensive benefits

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Posted by on September 1, 2015 in In The News
Report: Some Vt. employers may misclassify workers as ‘contractors’ to avoid expensive benefits

By PETER HIRSCHFELD • SEP 1, 2015  Hiring an employee is an expensive proposition. Workers’ compensation, social security and other expenses can run thousands of dollars a year, so it’s no…

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Audit of Vermont Health Connect shows system has ‘critical shortcomings’

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Posted by on April 16, 2015 in In The News
Audit of Vermont Health Connect shows system has ‘critical shortcomings’

By PETER HIRSCHFELD • APR 16, 2015 Over the past 14 months, the state of Vermont has paid an out-of-state contractor more than a half million dollars to perform a job…

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Auditor’s report: no guarantee state can complete Vermont Health Connect

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Posted by on April 16, 2015 in In The News
Auditor’s report: no guarantee state can complete Vermont Health Connect

APR. 16, 2015, 9:58 AM BY MORGAN TRUE Despite massive and costly efforts to improve Vermont Health Connect, State Auditor Doug Hoffer says it remains an “open question” whether the…

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Auditor suggests Gruber may have overbilled

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Posted by on February 23, 2015 in In The News
Auditor suggests Gruber may have overbilled

FEB. 23, 2015, 1:40 PM BY MORGAN TRUE State Auditor Doug Hoffer says the Shumlin administration failed to provide sufficient oversight of Jonathan Gruber’s contract and it appears the economist…

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Doug Hoffer: Setting the record straight on state’s land leases to ski areas

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Posted by on February 18, 2015 in In The News

As Vermont state auditor, my chief aim is to ensure that public assets – financial and real – are used effectively and efficiently. For that reason, I decided…

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Auditor says Vermont should charge ski resorts more for use of state lands

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Posted by on January 20, 2015 in In The News
Auditor says Vermont should charge ski resorts more for use of state lands

By PETER HIRSCHFELD • JAN 20, 2015 Some of the state’s largest ski areas owe their success to lease agreements that allow them to use land owned by…

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Ski area leases of state land badly outdated, auditor finds

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Posted by on January 20, 2015 in In The News
Ski area leases of state land badly outdated, auditor finds

JAN. 20, 2015, 7:54 PM BY LAURA KRANTZ As Vermont state auditor, my chief aim is to ensure that public assets – financial and real – are used effectively and…

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Bernie’s endorsement

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Posted by on September 3, 2014 in News
Bernie’s endorsement

“Doug Hoffer has been a very effective State Auditor. He asks the tough questions and protects the interests of Vermont taxpayers. I am happy to support his re-election…

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Vt. sex offender registry under fire again

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Posted by on July 18, 2014 in News
Vt. sex offender registry under fire again

WCAX.COM Local Vermont News, Weather and Sports- Updated: Jul 18, 2014 5:00 PM EDT By Jennifer Reading MONTPELIER, Vt. – It’s another black mark for the Vermont Sex…

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