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Access to Marshall Finances Debated

June 15, 2013

Huntington Herald-Dispatch –┬áThe American Federation of Teachers-West Virginia is questioning how transparent Marshall University’s budget really is, claiming the administration has put up roadblocks when it comes to finding detailed financial reports. Read

Ted Boettner, executive director with the West Virginia Center on Budget and Policy, said he wants to see a more uniform set of disclosure standards that spell out what truly must be open and accessible to the public. He added that access to data is sometimes based on relationships and “that’s not how it should be at all.”