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
    Blaine-Birch Bay Park and Recreation DistrictAccountability1/19/2017view report
    City of MonroeAccountability1/19/2017view report
    City of MonroeFinancial1/19/2017view report
    Clinton Water DistrictAccountability1/19/2017view report
    Kitsap County Fire Protection District No 7Accountability1/19/2017view report
    Kitsap County Fire Protection District No 7Financial1/19/2017view report
    Mason County Fire Protection District No 9Accountability1/19/2017view report
    Monroe Transportation Benefit DistrictAccountability1/19/2017view report
    North Central Intercounty Rural Library Accountability1/19/2017view report
    North Central Intercounty Rural Library Financial1/19/2017view report
  • ReportTypeReleased
    Okanogan County Public Utility District No 1Accountability1/19/2017view report
    Pacific Mountain Workforce Development CouncilAccountability1/19/2017view report
    Pacific Mountain Workforce Development CouncilFinancial and Federal1/19/2017view report
    Pierce County Housing AuthorityAccountability1/19/2017view report
    Port of Port TownsendAccountability1/19/2017view report
    Port of Port TownsendFinancial1/19/2017view report
    Port of Port Townsend Industrial Development CorporationAssessment Audit1/19/2017view report
    Port of PoulsboAccountability1/19/2017view report
    Public Utility District No 1 of Thurston CountyAccountability1/19/2017view report
    Public Utility District No 1 of Thurston CountyFinancial1/19/2017view report
  • ReportTypeReleased
    Ridgefield School District No 122Financial1/19/2017view report
    Ronald Wastewater DistrictFinancial1/19/2017view report
    Town of NorthportAssessment Audit1/19/2017view report
    Walla Walla County Fire Protection District No 4Accountability1/19/2017view report
    Industrial Development Corporation of the City of EnumclawAssessment Audit1/17/2017view report
    Key Peninsula Metropolitan Park DistrictAccountability1/17/2017view report
    Lake Stevens School District No. 4 Alternative Learning ExperienceSpecial1/17/2017view report
    North Mason School District No 403Special1/17/2017view report
    Northshore Utility DistrictFinancial1/17/2017view report
    Northshore Utility DistrictAccountability1/17/2017view report
  • ReportTypeReleased
    Twisp Public Development AuthorityAssessment Audit1/17/2017view report
    Whitman County Public Hospital District No 1ACPA1/17/2017view report
    Whitman County Public Hospital District No 3CPA1/17/2017view report

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    Wenatchee Valley College
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    10/24/2016
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    City of Mukilteo
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    12/15/2016
  • Whistleblower
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    Whistleblower
    1/9/2017
  • Whistleblower
    University of Washington
    Whistleblower
    11/14/2016
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    Accountability
    11/14/2016
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    Whistleblower
    11/14/2016
  • Accountability
    City of Granger
    Accountability
    10/24/2016
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