California State Controller

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Lanhee Chen, candidate for California Controller, has crossed the $5 million raised mark, the most of any non-incumbent candidate for statewide office in California. The Chen for Controller campaign has also released its closing digital advertisement for the campaign, titled “Proven Independent.” The advertisement has been airing for the last …continue reading

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State Controller Betty T. Yee published the 2021 self-reported payroll data for University of California (UC) institutions and California Community College (CCC) districts on the Government Compensation in California website. The data cover more than 404,000 positions and approximately $23.94 billion in total wages. Users of the site can view …continue reading

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State Controller Betty T. Yee published her team’s review of the Housing and Community Development’s (HCD) State Rental Assistance Program (SRAP) – an analysis HCD proactively contracted with the State Controller’s Office (SCO) to perform to help the agency identify internal control improvements that would strengthen oversight of the program. …continue reading

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Lanhee Chen, candidate for State Controller, announced the endorsement of former California Senate Democratic Caucus Chair and Senate Majority Leader Gloria Romero. “The Sacramento insiders have no interest in accountability for spending in our state,” said Romero. “Tens of billions of dollars in federal aid were sent to California’s public …continue reading

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Senate Republican Leader Shannon Grove (R-Bakersfield) released the following statement after the California State Controller canceled a $35 million contract to a public affairs firm with strong Democrat political ties. California’s Secretary of State awarded the multi-million dollar contract to SKD Knickerbocker which boasted strong connections to ‘Team Biden.’ The …continue reading