Office of the
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Press Highlights

Below are links to selected articles and news clips referring to the Office of the State Auditor.

Where a specific topic generated multiple reports, they have been grouped by topic. Items are listed with most recent first.

Recent Releases, Audits, Reports and Presentations

Office of the State Auditor Announces the Release of a Review of Banjo, Inc. and its Public Safety Application – March 2021

Office of the State Auditor Releases an Analysis Report on NCAA Athletics Revenue Subsidization for Utah’s Degree-Granting Public Colleges and Universities – February 2021

Report shows more student and public money goes to athletics at USU than other public universities
by Bill Walter |
February 25, 2021

Utah’s Universities And Colleges Subsidizing Their NCAA Programs (Podcast Min 3:55)
By KUER 90.1
February 25, 2021

Office of the State Auditor Announces the Release of
Key Recommendations from the Commission on Protecting Privacy and Preventing Discrimination – February 2021

Banjo debacle begets new efforts to bolster Utahns’ personal privacy
By Art Raymond | Deseret News
February 2, 2021

Utah auditor issues recommendations to reduce bias in government software
By Benjamin Freed | StateScoop
February 2, 2021

Utah’s auditor recommends boost in digital privacy following Banjo controversy
By Ben Winslow | Fox13
February 01, 2021

In wake of Banjo controversy, auditor warns against expansive state deals with firms collecting personal data
By Leia Larsen | Salt Lake Tribune
February 1, 2021

Utah shares hard lessons on privacy, bias
By Susan Miller | GCN
February 1, 2021

Robert Gehrke: Utah can be the leader in digital privacy, just pass this bill
By Robert Gehrke | Salt Lake Tribune
January 27, 2021

Office of the State Auditor Releases Upgraded Transparent Utah Website – January 2021

Utah auditor unveils new, faster financial transparency portal
By Colin Wood | StateScoop
January 21, 2021