Investigations On Health Department To Continue

A State House of Representatives Investigative Committee is looking into the misspending of at least $30-million at the Department of Health.

Last week, the department announced it is laying off almost 200 workers.

The committee met for more than 8 hours, trying to figure out how the Department of Health could misappropriate the cash over six years and go unnoticed. And the testimony News 9 heard is disturbing.

Representative Josh Cockroft (R) Cleveland County suggested to the governor’s Chief of Staff that she knew about the problems back in September, but didn’t share that info.

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