At the heart of the controversy swirling around Supervisor Dave Roberts is a car allowance. It will benefit him for many years to come even if he doesn’t survive the scandal.
Statement: “Theft is up in this county by 16 percent,” county Supervisor Bill Horn said June 26, criticizing the state’s prison realignment process. Determination: False
We examine whether participation in the county’s food stamps
program has grown as much as Supervisor Ron Roberts claimed.
Callers to a county help line face record hold times as they try
to apply for food stamps. County officials plan to add 65 new
workers to help keep up with the growing demand.
The county will sue unless it receives a settlement in less than
two weeks, letter says.
Months after the governor gutted funding for mental health care
for students with disabilities, schools are still on
Headaches like failed calls and long waits on hold strain county’s call-in system for public assistance program recipients.
A few stark paragraphs on where it is and how it got there.
A roundup of our special report so far.