Kentucky primary elections 2019 State auditor candidates how to get rid of sugar ants in the house

Kentucky needs leaders who bring new energy, and a new perspective to state government. We need problem solvers and proven leaders, not partisan ideologues. This race is about choosing a leader with an impactful how to get rid of sugar ants in the house vision for the auditor’s office. It is about having a passionate watchdog for taxpayer dollars how to get rid of sugar ants in the house versus a rubber stamp who goes through the motions.

It is about choosing someone who is laser-focused on working for kentuckians, not someone who wants to do what we’ve always done. It is about having a leader who cares more about how to get rid of sugar ants in the house what our commonwealth can be versus having one who is how to get rid of sugar ants in the house worried about who wins, who loses or who gets credit.

I am not only a proven leader who can execute how to get rid of sugar ants in the house my vision for the office but will bring a new how to get rid of sugar ants in the house perspective to state government to set the right tone for how to get rid of sugar ants in the house how we do business in the auditor’s office. I am humbled to be endorsed by teamsters 89, teamsters 783, JCTA, SEIU/NFCO local 32BJ, CWA local 3310, IUE-CWA local 83761, former lexington mayor jim gray, minority leader sen. Morgan mcgarvey, rep. Charles booker, rep. Josie raymond, sen. Reggie thomas, former rep. Sannie overly and others. Sheri donahue, democrat

The auditor’s office faces numerous challenges, but one of the biggest is the changing nature of how to get rid of sugar ants in the house auditing and the lack of resources and guidance to adapt how to get rid of sugar ants in the house to the 21st century realities. Most state transactions are now done by computer. Auditing is less about paper and pens and more about how to get rid of sugar ants in the house ones and zeros. We must modernize and professionalize the IT audits of the how to get rid of sugar ants in the house state and local governments.

Just this year, the city of tallahassee reported it had $500,000 in payroll stolen. The minnesota department of human services revealed it had been how to get rid of sugar ants in the house attacked three times since january, compromising information of tens of thousands of state employees and how to get rid of sugar ants in the house citizens, and jackson county, georgia, paid $400,000 to cyber-criminals to get rid of a ransomware infection and regain how to get rid of sugar ants in the house access to their IT systems.

There is bipartisan agreement that our adversaries have attempted to how to get rid of sugar ants in the house hack voting machines and exploit vulnerabilities in our elections system. According to the FBI, all 50 states are being targeted by foreign intelligence services. I will make auditing electronic voting machines a standard part how to get rid of sugar ants in the house of all county audits.

I have over 30 years of experience auditing contracts, weapons systems and technologies ranging from $65 million into the tens of billions of dollars. I have managed teams as small as eight to an how to get rid of sugar ants in the house organization of over 50,000. I have commendations for my work from the U.S. Navy and army, as well as the FBI. I am ready to be your auditor on day one.

Over the past few years the general assembly has severely how to get rid of sugar ants in the house cut back the budget allotted to the auditor’s office, making it even more important that we elect a professional how to get rid of sugar ants in the house auditor who can prioritize issues that will maximize our limited how to get rid of sugar ants in the house resources giving the taxpayers a greater return on investment.

Which is why I focus so heavily on the pension how to get rid of sugar ants in the house crisis and the issues that surround it. This affects taxpayers and pensioners equally, and the current auditor has been outsourcing this issue and how to get rid of sugar ants in the house turning a blind eye to the multifaceted problems that surround how to get rid of sugar ants in the house the pension problems.

Instead of following the law and reviewing the pensions through how to get rid of sugar ants in the house his office, he outsourced it on our dime to the tune of how to get rid of sugar ants in the house $2 million to a firm that produced a biased report how to get rid of sugar ants in the house that actually recommended reducing transparency and protected the hedge fund how to get rid of sugar ants in the house allies of gov. Matt bevin who want to profit off of not protect how to get rid of sugar ants in the house our public pension systems. As auditor, I will take my experience in state government and in how to get rid of sugar ants in the house the financial industry to fight this kind of corruption — it’s the reason that the huffington post recently called me how to get rid of sugar ants in the house the candidate who has wall street worried. Why do you feel like you’re the right candidate for this position?

Experience. I’m the only candidate who has worked in the finance how to get rid of sugar ants in the house industry and I’m the only candidate who’s a professional auditor. I have over three decades of experience in the finance how to get rid of sugar ants in the house industry including several years working in the kentucky auditor’s office as a member of senior staff under auditor how to get rid of sugar ants in the house ed hatchett.

Today I own a financial consulting business and I work how to get rid of sugar ants in the house with state auditor’s offices and local governments across the country as an how to get rid of sugar ants in the house expert on public pension issues. I hold an MBA in finance and accounting and have how to get rid of sugar ants in the house taught accounting and auditing on the collegiate level.

In 2008, gov. Steve beshear appointed me to serve as a trustee on how to get rid of sugar ants in the house the kentucky retirement systems board. In that role I saw firsthand some of the shenanigans how to get rid of sugar ants in the house and corruption that were adversely affecting the retirement systems and how to get rid of sugar ants in the house was one of the first to publicly call attention to how to get rid of sugar ants in the house it. I even published a book on the subject, that’s currently in a second edition, called "kentucky fried pensions."

The biggest challenge we face at the auditor’s office is prioritizing the audit work that can be how to get rid of sugar ants in the house done with available staff because there are so many things how to get rid of sugar ants in the house that myself and others would like to see audited. We have to set these priorities while ensuring that more how to get rid of sugar ants in the house routine audits required by statute are also completed.

From the start, my administration has prioritized looking into areas that have never how to get rid of sugar ants in the house previously been audited. I was the first state auditor to look into the how to get rid of sugar ants in the house kentucky law enforcement foundation program fund to ensure it was how to get rid of sugar ants in the house being used to support law enforcement as it should be. My office completed the first ever outside examination of the how to get rid of sugar ants in the house administrative office of the courts that revealed a host of how to get rid of sugar ants in the house problems, including employee-only surplus sales and office space being leased from a how to get rid of sugar ants in the house company owned by a justice’s sons when it was about three times more expensive how to get rid of sugar ants in the house than the other proposal.

My office was also the first to complete an in-depth report on the kentuckywired project, which uncovered for the first time that the prior governor how to get rid of sugar ants in the house obligated the commonwealth to pay for a project that will how to get rid of sugar ants in the house cost the state almost $1.5 billion rather than the $30 million initially appropriated. Additionally, the state is obligated to make payments for the project how to get rid of sugar ants in the house even though it is three years behind schedule. Why do you feel like you’re the right candidate for this position?

As state auditor, I go to work every day with the objective of how to get rid of sugar ants in the house making government at all levels more effective, efficient and ethical. The taxpayers of kentucky deserve an auditor who doesn’t operate the office based on any personal agenda and how to get rid of sugar ants in the house who has the right kind of experience to get the how to get rid of sugar ants in the house job done.

I am proud of the work my office has done how to get rid of sugar ants in the house to ensure government is accountable and transparent to the taxpayers how to get rid of sugar ants in the house of kentucky. In addition to the work mentioned above, my office completed a governance examination of the university of how to get rid of sugar ants in the house louisville foundation, audited the louisville arena authority (KFC yum center), and most recently detailed questionable spending by the leadership of how to get rid of sugar ants in the house kentucky employers mutual insurance.

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