road fund http://northernpublicradio.org en State Audit Finds Road Fund Overpaid Employees http://northernpublicradio.org/post/state-audit-finds-road-fund-overpaid-employees <div id="yui_3_7_2_1_1368607843563_4818" style="font-family:Arial;"><p>Less than half of the money in Illinois' Road Fund actually pays for highway construction and maintenance. That's the finding in a new audit that also says the Road Fund overpaid for employee health insurance.</p><p>The Road Fund aggregates billions of dollars every year to build and repair highways, but a new report from Illinois' auditor general says more than half the money is going for employee salaries and benefits, as well as paying off bonds.</p> Wed, 15 May 2013 09:48:46 +0000 WNIJ 29884 at http://northernpublicradio.org State Audit Finds Road Fund Overpaid Employees