Scott Gessler: Legislators ask state to take first step in potential spending audit

Secretary of State Scott Gessler is facing criminal and ethics investigations into his alleged misuse of public dollars.

Now, he could face an additional review from the state auditor's office, with legislators yesterday approving the first step of the process.

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