Op-ed by Sheila Weinberg, includes “Treasury Department accounting is a daunting subject for outside analysis, and as a result, most of us take the government at its word when it comes to financial reporting.
By Joey Bunch, includes “Colorado Springs earns its fiscally conservative reputation, with the 15th lowest taxpayer burden among the country’s 50 most populous cities, according to a new report by the nonprofit Truth in Accounting (TIA).
'We’re going to have a State of the State Address, and we don’t have audited financial statements for much of the period that he’s talking about — so we’d appreciate more timely reporting from the state of Illinois,' he said."
By Stephen Eide, includes "... This report - produced in partnership with Manhattan Institute for Policy Research - is especially timely given that the city of Hartford will likely face bankruptcy unless the state intervenes in the coming months.