Portland Public Schools

Slow Change For Portland Public Schools 1 Year After State Audit (OPB, 2/26/2020)

Oregon Department of Education, Portland Public Schools: ODE and PPS must do more to monitor spending and address systemic obstacles to student performance, particularly at struggling schools (2019) Oregon Audits Division

Travel Oregon audit

Fat salaries for Travel Oregon executives called out in audit (Oregonian, 2/13/2020)

High salaries for Travel Oregon execs called out in state audit (Statesman Journal, 2/13/2020)

Audit: Tourism agency should be more transparent (Portland Tribune, 2/13/2020)

State Audit Finds Travel Oregon’s Soaring Budget Pays for Generous Compensation, Sloppy Contracting (Willamette Week, 2/13/2020)

Travel Oregon should strengthen controls over contracting and improve accountability of compensation to inform decision makers (2020) Oregon Audits Division

Child welfare information system audit

Oregon’s hard-to-use database on child abuse reports puts children at risk, audit finds (Oregonian, 2/5/2020)

Audit: Oregon child welfare tracking system ‘adequate’ but needs work (Statesman Journal, 2/5/2020)

Secretary of State releases audit of Child Welfare Information System (Cannon Beach Gazette, 2/5/2020)

Audit finds usability issues with DHS child welfare info system (KTVZ, 2/5/2020)

Department of Human Services: Oregon’s child welfare information system is adequate for case management, but enhancements are needed to improve usability (2020) Oregon Audits Division