Lawmakers Grill High-Speed Rail Project LeadersA representative from California's High-Speed Rail Authority is defending the decision to begin construction of tracks in the Central Valley without all necessary approvals in hand.
Audit Cites Flaws In Costly California Bullet Train ProjectFlawed decision-making and poor contract management contributed to billions in cost overruns and years of delays in the as-yet unbuilt California's high-speed rail line between Los Angeles and San Francisco, state auditors said Thursday.
US To Audit Grants Awarded To California Bullet TrainCalifornia's high-speed rail project is facing an audit from the U.S. Department of Transportation as costs continue to climb.
Lawmakers Back Audit Of California Bullet TrainA legislative panel approved an audit of the bullet train project Tuesday with bipartisan support.
Audit: $40M LADWP Apprenticeship Programs Only Graduate HalfThe program costs between $440,000 and $665,000 per graduate, the audit found.
State Audit Finds Debt, Poor Oversight In City Of MaywoodA state audit concludes the tiny Los Angeles County city of Maywood faces significant financial problems that threaten its ability to provide services to its residents.
Clinton Email Use Broke Federal Rules: State Department ReportHillary Clinton and her team ignored clear guidance from the State Department that her email setup broke federal standards and could leave sensitive material vulnerable to hackers, a department audit has found.
Audit: University Of California Undermines Resident StudentsCalifornia's auditor says the University of California has undermined residents by admitting a growing number of nonresident students, some of whom were not as qualified as in-state students.
DWP Audit Finds 'Cash In Your Lawn' Rebate Program 'Largely A Gimmick'A new report from the City Controller's office has found that one of the Los Angeles' most visible water conservation campaigns may not have had the impact officials had hoped for.
Audit Finds Domestic Violence Programs To Be Underfunded, Inconsistent In LAAn audit released on Thursday found domestic violence programs were underfunded and inconsistent across city neighborhoods in Los Angeles.
Audit Finds 'Accelerated' Schedule Pushed LAX Renovation Costs Over $1 BillionA new audit says a sped-up construction schedule added about $415 million to the cost of renovating the Tom Bradley International Terminal at LAX, pushing the project's budget over $1 billion.
Report: Caltrans Engineer Was Paid For Playing Golf On 55 WorkdaysAn Orange County lawmaker said Thursday he has "no confidence" in Caltrans' spending practices after a state auditor found the agency approved the time sheets of an engineer who played golf for 55 workdays while on the clock.
LAUSD's Director Of Food Services Resigns After AuditThe director of food services for the nation's second-largest school district has resigned following a scathing audit that found inappropriate spending and mismanagement in the division.
Audit: California's State Bar Failing To Discipline Bad LawyersA scathing audit says the California State Bar has failed to consistently protect the public from bad lawyers and lacks financial accountability.
LADOT Audit Finds 'Staggering' Spike In Overtime PayThe audit conducted by the City Controller's office was undertaken after officials were tipped off to alleged fraud at the Department of Transportation.