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(A school lunch.  File photo by Beau Wade.)

NJ Comptroller Says Public Employees Systematically Scamming School Lunch Program

In South Jersey, three members of the Pleasantville school board and seven school district employees are on the list of those who allegedly underreported income in order to qualify their children for federally subsidized lunches.

07/17/2013

New Jersey Comptroller Matthew Boxer. (Photo provided by New Jersey Comptroller's office)

NJ Comptroller And Gov. Christie Vow To Make Changes To Community Colleges

New Jersey’s Comptroller has reviewed how the state’s community colleges pay their presidents, and he and Governor Christie are calling for some changes.

06/03/2012

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NJ Comptroller Says Questionable DRPA Payments Went To Norcross Firm

New Jersey’s state comptroller has reviewed the inner operations of the Delaware River Port Authority, saying his office has found a pattern of waste and mismanagement that cost the bi-state agency millions of dollars over a number of years.

03/29/2012

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Audit Finds Errors Rife In NJ Low-Income Child Care Subsidy Program

It’s a $124-million-per-year, state and federally funded program that provides assistance for low-income families in need of child care.

01/25/2012

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N.J. Taxpayers Front The Bill For Government Employee’s Wardrobes

When was the last time your boss bought you a new dress or maybe a shirt, or even a tie? The answer for most of us is ‘probably never’! But as CBS 3 Anchor Chris May reports, that’s not the case for thousands of state workers in New Jersey.

11/17/2011

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New Jersey Auditor Wants ‘Pay To Play’ Eliminated From Local Government

State comptroller Matthew Boxer says restrictions placed on awarding contracts to political contributors is working well in the state capitol, but it’s a different story for local governments across the state.

09/16/2011

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Christie Wants To End Clothing Allowances For State Workers Who Don’t Wear Uniforms

State comptroller Matthew Boxer’s finding that thousands of white-collar state workers get $700 annual allowances for clothing, paid in a lump sum, without the need to produce a single receipt. Half of the workers are not subject to any clothing requirement at all.

04/14/2011

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