While Smith says it’s commendable that the commissioner wants to see the investigations through, he has questions about the use of a debit card to access funds from the AOC campaign account, and says suggestions that the auditor was instructed to file the complaint by County Administrator Danny Jordan is “a stretch”.
“There’s never an incidence where an auditor is ordered to do anything, they don’t do that,” C.W. Smith says, “to imply that somehow there’s this great conspiracy is not true.”
Smith adds he will be happy when the investigations are complete.
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