Washington state Auditor Brian Sonntag is unhappy about Gov. Chris Gregoire’s proposal to audit school districts every three years instead of annually — unless the district had a recent audit that was poor– in order to save districts time and resources.
In a Jan. 23 letter, Sonntag calls the proposal “bad public policy.”
“It compromises our Office’s independence and flies in the face of citizen and policymaker demands for accountability over ever-dwindling resources,” he writes of the legislation.
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