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State Auditor Troy Kelley announced a series of Open Government & Transparency training sessions this spring and summer. Listen to the Podcast and read the announcement here.
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About Us
Our mission and goals
The State Auditor’s Office holds state and local government accountable for the use of public resources.
Who audits the Auditor?
Two organizations - the National State Auditors Association and the National Association of State Auditors, Comptrollers and Treasurers - review our work and hold us to high standards. We passed our 2013 review with flying colors.
Careers
If you want to work for a respected organization whose purpose is to ensure that the people's money is spent honestly and efficiently, you should consider a career at the State Auditor's Office.
Contact Us
Find your regional audit office, our main office in Olympia, or the staff member assigned to your audit.
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  • Higher Education Performance-Based Funding
    We reviewed other states’ systems for funding higher education based on performance, and found our schools collect similar data.
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  • Safe Data Disposal
    We found some state computers sent for surplus or sale contained confidential data that should have been removed.
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  • Medicaid Managed Care Program Oversight
    Improved controls could prevent overpayments and unnecessary cost increases in Medicaid Managed Care, our performance audit found.
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  • Alternative Learning Experience Programs
    Our recent accountability audit questioned more than $1.5 million in school district spending for ALE programs in 2011-2013.
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  • 2013 Annual Report
    Auditor Kelley marks a year of leadership and innovation in this year’s annual report, detailing the work of the Office to ensure government works for citizens.
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  • Post-Adoption Services
    This audit surveyed families who adopted children from foster care and analyzed programs in other states to identify how Washington could improve its services.
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  • ReportTypeReleased
    Capital Area Regional Public Facilities DistrictAccountability7/28/2014view report
    City of EverettFinancial and Federal7/28/2014view report
    City of Ocean ShoresAccountability7/28/2014view report
    City of Ocean ShoresFinancial7/28/2014view report
    City of OlympiaFinancial and Federal7/28/2014view report
    City of OlympiaAccountability7/28/2014view report
    City of RichlandComprehensive Annual Financial Report7/28/2014view report
    City of South BendAccountability7/28/2014view report
    City of South BendFinancial7/28/2014view report
    City of TukwilaFinancial and Federal7/28/2014view report
  • ReportTypeReleased
    City of TukwilaAccountability7/28/2014view report
    Clallam CountyFinancial and Federal7/28/2014view report
    Grays Harbor Public Facilities DistrictFinancial7/28/2014view report
    Highline School District No 401Accountability7/28/2014view report
    King County Fire Protection District No 14Accountability7/28/2014view report
    Liberty Lake Sewer and Water District No 1Accountability7/28/2014view report
    Liberty Lake Sewer and Water District No 1Financial7/28/2014view report
    Port of Grays HarborAccountability7/28/2014view report
    Port of Grays HarborFinancial7/28/2014view report
    Sacheen Lake Water and Sewer DistrictAccountability7/28/2014view report
  • ReportTypeReleased
    Skagit CountyFinancial and Federal7/28/2014view report
    Social and Health Services, Department ofWhistleblower7/28/2014view report
    Town of AlmiraFinancial and Federal7/28/2014view report
    Whatcom County Water District No 18Small Local Government Accountability Audit7/28/2014view report

    View audit reports released in the last two weeks
  • Whistleblower
    Pierce College
    Whistleblower
    5/29/2014
  • Fraud
    Edmonds School District No 15
    Fraud
    5/19/2014
  • Whistleblower
    Transportation, Department of
    Whistleblower
    5/15/2014
  • Whistleblower
    Social and Health Services, Department of
    Whistleblower
    5/8/2014
  • Fraud
    White River School District No 416
    Fraud
    7/3/2014
  • Financial
    Ecology, Department of
    Financial
    6/2/2014
  • Financial and Federal
    Educational Service District No 112
    Financial and Federal
    5/27/2014
  • Whistleblower
    Social and Health Services, Department of
    Whistleblower
    5/12/2014
  • Financial
    City of Seattle
    Financial
    7/17/2014
  • Accountability
    Lake Quinault School District No 97
    Accountability
    5/12/2014
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