News & Press

April 5, 2018
Dispatch Argus Susana A. Mendoza

EDITORIAL: Make salary off-shoring relic of Illinois’ dark past

— Dispatch Argus Newspaper | Dispatch Argus Staff — It’s much too easy to play politics with just about anything in deeply divided Illinois, especially in […]
April 4, 2018
McDonough Voice Susana A. Mendoza

Ready to run

— McDonough County Voice | Laughout, M. — As a former All-Midwest soccer athlete, it may come as no surprise that Illinois Comptroller Susana Mendoza is […]
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 […]
February 13, 2018
Governing Magazine Susana A. Mendoza

Other Lawmakers ‘Would Say They Had Shoes Older Than Me’

— Governing Magazine | Quinn, M. — Susana Mendoza grew up believing that government couldn’t be trusted. Her Mexican parents had no faith in their home […]
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 […]