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April 2, 2018
Dispatch Argus Susana A. Mendoza

Illinois comptroller seeks greater transparency

— Dispatch Argus Newspaper | McLaughlin, M. — In a meeting Monday with the Dispatch-Argus editorial board, Ms. Mendoza talked about the Truth in Hiring Act, […]
March 16, 2018
Chicago Crusader Susana A. Mendoza

Mendoza introduces “Truth In Hiring” Act

— Chicago Crusader Newspaper | Crusader — Illinois Comptroller Susana A. Mendoza joined State Senator Andy Manar, D-Bunker Hill, State Representative Christian Mitchell, D-Chicago, State Representative […]
March 9, 2018
Chicago Sun-Times Susana A. Mendoza

EDITORIAL: Knowing where state employees work shouldn’t be a hard job

— Chicago Sun-Times Newspaper | Sun-Times Editorial Board — Budget shenanigans are a tradition in Springfield, but they make it hard to ensure the state is […]
March 8, 2018
Chicago Sun-Times Susana A. Mendoza

Illinois comptroller wants halt to payroll ‘off-shoring’

— Chicago Sun-Times Newspaper | Hein, R. — Mendoza, who previously convinced lawmakers to mandate better reporting from agencies on overdue bills, announced the new legislation […]
March 8, 2018
Springfield Daily Susana A. Mendoza

Mendoza and Manar introduce “Truth in Hiring Act”

— Springfield Daily News | Clatterbuck, T. — How big is the governor’s staff? That question is more complicated than you might think. Officially, the governor […]
March 8, 2018
NPR News Susana A. Mendoza

New Measure Seeks To Clarify Governor Staff Payroll [AUDIO]

— NPR Illinois Station | Driscoll, J. — Listen to the audio. Comptroller Susana Mendoza is launching a new measure to end, what she calls a […]
January 29, 2018
Daily Herald Susana A. Mendoza

EDITORIAL: No wonder Rauner opposed debt transparency

— Daily Herald Newspaper | Editorial Board — When Gov. Bruce Rauner vetoed bipartisan debt transparency legislation last year, he argued that the measure was in […]
January 22, 2018
State Journal Register Susana A. Mendoza

Report: State agencies holding nearly $2.5 billion in bills

— The State Journal Register Newspaper | Finke, D. — State agencies were holding nearly $2.5 billion in bills at the end of last year, pushing […]
January 19, 2018
Chicago Tribune Susana A. Mendoza

Illinois Tollway withdraws proposal for $9 million contract after comptroller complaint

— Chicago Tribune Newspaper | Wisniewski, M. — The Illinois Toll Highway Authority on Friday withdrew a proposal to pay almost $9 million to a consulting […]
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