DOC Officials Misrepresent Funds By Millions

1:54 pm
Thu May 2, 2013

DOC Officials Misrepresent Funds By Millions

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Oklahoma Department of Corrections officials grossly underreported, by millions of dollars, the balance in their accounts to Governor Mary Fallin's office for her use during budget preparations.
  • Source: Newsok
  • | Via: Randy Ellis
It's "clear that the manner in which the DOC accounts for its funds needs to be more accurate, more transparent or both," Fallin administration spokesman Alex Weintz said in a prepared statement Wednesday. "The governor is not comfortable giving the agency more resources until it has thoroughly investigated these issues."