State auditor gives overview of state spending to GOP Women’s group

LAMAR COUNTY, MS (WDAM) – State Auditor Stacey Pickering presented an overview of Mississippi’s fiscal spending during a meeting of Forrest-Lamar Republican Women Tuesday.

Pickering spoke about the state’s new comprehensive annual financial report.

“It gives us a chance to help the taxpayers in our local community, today, the women here in Forrest and Lamar County, understand how our government financially, is spending the money,” Pickering said. “It’s not targeting one agency, it’s a comprehensive view of our state finances.”