State Auditor Pat McCarthy
The staff of the Washington State Auditor's Office is delighted to welcome our 11th State Auditor, Pat McCarthy.  Prior to becoming the first woman elected as Washington State Auditor, she was the first woman to be elected Pierce County Executive.  Pat previously served as Pierce County Auditor and was named the 2005 Washington state Auditor of the Year.  A champion of open government, Pat was honored with the Key Award from the Washington Coalition for Open Government.  
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  • Workforce Development: Identifying CTE Student Outcomes
    This performance audit found data about students in career and technical education can help identify their postsecondary outcomes.
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  • Performance Audit 2016 Progress Report
    This special report follows up on the actions agencies have taken to implement performance audit recommendations made in recent years.
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  • Barriers to Home Care Aide Certification
    A new performance audit found some applicants encounter barriers in the training and exam phases and drop out; those with limited English proficiency faced further barriers.
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  • Medical Discipline in Washington
    Performance audit recommends merging boards regulating medical and osteopathic doctors to ensure consistent treatment of complaints.
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  • Economical and Efficient Printing
    This follow-up performance audit considered progress made in reducing printing costs statewide. More could be done, especially in print management strategies.
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  • Effects of Public Records Requests on Governments
    This performance audit found policy issues that the Legislature could address and practices that can help governments manage and respond to public records requests.
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  • ReportTypeReleased
    Benton Clean Air AgencyAccountability2/23/2017view report
    Chimacum School District No. 49 Alternative Learning ExperienceSpecial2/23/2017view report
    City of Clyde HillFinancial2/23/2017view report
    City of SumnerAccountability2/23/2017view report
    Everett School District No. 2 Alternative Learning ExperienceSpecial2/23/2017view report
    Kitsap Rural Library DistrictAccountability2/23/2017view report
    Kitsap Rural Library DistrictFinancial2/23/2017view report
    Lower Columbia CollegeFinancial2/23/2017view report
    Mason County Fire Protection District No 4Accountability2/23/2017view report
    Mason County Public Hospital District No 2Accountability2/23/2017view report
  • ReportTypeReleased
    Snohomish CountyAccountability2/23/2017view report
    Suquamish Indian TribeAccountability2/23/2017view report
    Town of WilburAccountability2/23/2017view report
    Town of WilburFinancial2/23/2017view report
    Washington State Apple CommissionAccountability2/23/2017view report
    Washington State Apple CommissionFinancial and Federal2/23/2017view report
    Spokane School District No 81Comprehensive Annual Financial Report2/22/2017view report
    City of Gig HarborFinancial2/21/2017view report
    City of MiltonFinancial2/21/2017view report
    City of MiltonAccountability2/21/2017view report
  • ReportTypeReleased
    Eastern Washington UniversityFinancial2/21/2017view report
    eCityGov AllianceAccountability2/21/2017view report
    King County Fire Protection District No 13Financial2/21/2017view report
    King County Fire Protection District No 13Accountability2/21/2017view report
    Manchester Water DistrictAccountability2/21/2017view report
    Town of EatonvilleAccountability2/21/2017view report
    Washington State Convention Center Public Facilities DistrictCPA2/21/2017view report
    Water District No 19Accountability2/21/2017view report
    Wine Commission, Washington StateFinancial2/21/2017view report
    Wine Commission, Washington StateAccountability2/21/2017view report

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  • Whistleblower
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  • Fraud
    Kennewick Public Hospital District No 1
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    2/13/2017
  • Financial
    City of Mukilteo
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    12/15/2016
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    City of Republic
    Fraud
    12/29/2016
  • Fraud
    Lower Squilchuck Irrigation District
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    12/29/2016
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    Whitman County
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    11/28/2016
  • Whistleblower
    Health, Department of
    Whistleblower
    2/16/2017
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