Kathleen Knox

Alameda County Auditor-Controller Candidate Pleads Not Guilty To 6 Felonies

Alameda County’s auditor-controller candidate Kathleen Knox pleaded not guilty Tuesday to six felony counts for allegedly lying in campaign papers about where she lives.



Phil Matier: New Report Shows High Salaries For State Employees

California’s State Controller John Chiang has released another report showing the high salaries of some state employees.


California State Capitol

Controller Halts Pay For California Lawmakers

California’s state controller on Tuesday halted paychecks for state lawmakers, saying their recently-submitted budget plan to Gov. Jerry Brown was not balanced as required by law.



Audit Faults California Redevelopment Agencies

An audit by the state controller’s office has found that redevelopment agencies in California do not have a way to show how well they are fighting blight or creating jobs.

CBS San Francisco–03/07/2011

John Chiang. (CBS)

Chiang Re-Elected California State Controller

Democrat John Chiang has been re-elected as California’s controller, fending off Republican state Sen. Tony Strickland for a second time.

CBS San Francisco–11/03/2010

Old Technology Foils Schwarzenegger's Wage Order

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KCBS/AP) Governor Schwarzenegger’s attempt to impose the federal minimum wage on state workers is being foiled by out-of-date technology.