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Follow-Up of Board of Ethics Lobbyist Registration Audit

The City of Chicago Office of Inspector General (OIG) has completed a follow-up to its March 2016 audit of the lobbyist registration process. Based on the Board of Ethics’s (BOE) responses, OIG concludes that BOE has partially implemented corrective actions related to two of the audit findings and fully implemented corrective actions related to a … [Read More…]

Audit of Board of Ethics Lobbyist Registration

The Office of Inspector General (OIG) conducted an audit of the Board of Ethics’s (BOE) lobbyist regulation practices, including how well BOE monitored lobbyist activity and whether it levied fines against late-registering lobbyists. The ordinance pertaining to the regulation of lobbying activity is codified in the Municipal Code of Chicago (MCC) § 2-156—also known as … [Read More…]

Audit of Cash Handling and Sticker Inventory

The City of Chicago Office of Inspector General (OIG) released an audit of cash handling and sticker inventory procedures of the Clerk’s Cicero/Archer South Side Satellite Office. The audit stemmed from an OIG investigation referred by the City Clerk’s Office. Noting concerns of systemic irregularities at a satellite office under a previous City Clerk, the … [Read More…]