Mike Harmon

In Focus: Mike Harmon talks entering 2023 Kentucky Governor's race

KENTUCKY — Republican State Auditor Mike Harmon announced his candidacy in 2021 to enter the 2023 Kentucky governor’s race. During this In Focus Kentucky segment, Harmon explains what led to his decision to launch his campaign and jump into this race. “You know, sadly, our current governor has...
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Auditor Mike Harmon Announces Appointment of New General Counsel

FRANKFORT, Ky. (August 1, 2022) – Auditor Mike Harmon announced today the appointment of Graham Gray as the new General Counsel for the Office of the Auditor of Public Accounts (APA). Gray has worked for Auditor Harmon’s administration as Deputy General Counsel since February 2022. “Since coming on...
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Kentucky Auditor Mike Harmon to address Paducah Rotary Club Wednesday

PADUCAH — Kentucky Auditor Mike Harmon will address the Paducah Rotary Club on Wednesday. Harmon's office says he will discus issues his administration has found in the state's unemployment insurance system, legislation he has supported and special examinations by the auditor's office. The auditor, who has also filed to...

State Auditor and gubernatorial candidate Mike Harmon visits Cadiz Rotary

The Rotary Club of Cadiz got a visit from State Auditor Mike Harmon at Tuesday’s meeting, and he discussed what his office has been up to and their drive to follow the data. Auditor Harmon says that’s always been his goal from the day he took first office in 2016—to follow the data and the facts where it comes to auditing across the state. He says his office discovered a lot of fraud happening concerning the unemployment system in Kentucky during the COVID-19 pandemic, and sadly a lot of that still remains to be resolved, even as some claims still go unfilled.

Local Government Audits and agreed-upon Procedures (AUP) Reports released by Kentucky Auditor of Public Accounts Mike Harmon

FRANKFORT, KY (April 19, 2022) – Auditor of Public Accounts Mike Harmon has released the following local government audits and agreed-upon procedures (AUP) reports:. The Auditor of Public Accounts ensures that public resources are protected, accurately valued, properly accounted for, and effectively employed to raise the quality of life of Kentuckians.

Kentucky Auditor Mike Harmon Releases Special Examination of City of London, London Tourism Commission / Report contains Two Referrals to Local Ethics Board

FRANKFORT, KY – On Tuesday, April 5, 2022 Auditor Mike Harmon released the special examination report conducted by his office of the City of London, and the City of London Tourism and Convention Commission related to financial management activity from July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2021. The exam report contains 12 findings and three observations, with two findings being referred to the city’s Board of Ethics for further review and possible action.

Auditor Mike Harmon: Fraud Remains an Issue with Kentucky's Unemployment Insurance System

FRANKFORT, KY (February 9, 2022) – Mike Harmon, Kentucky's 47th State Auditor of Public Accounts, today released Volume 1 of the Statewide Single Audit of Kentucky (SSWAK) for Fiscal Year 2021, which includes 19 findings. Of those 19 findings, nine relate to issues identified by auditors with Kentucky's Office of Unemployment Insurance (OUI) and the Unemployment Insurance (UI) system.

Mike Harmon wins final appeal of NASCAR penalty

The NASCAR team owner was previously issued a $50,000 fine. Back in November, NASCAR announced a strict penalty. Mike Harmon Racing was declared in violation of the NASCAR testing policy. Harmon unloaded one of his Xfinity Series machines at Rockingham Speedway. He turned laps for the exhibition charity event. Crew...