Commentary: Transforming Auditor’s Office essential for Delaware

As your state auditor, I promised to provide you regular updates on the steps and progress we are making to restore the Auditor’s Office to relevancy. Simply, the Auditor’s Office’s mission is to combat fraud, waste and abuse in state government and ensure taxpayer dollars are spent as intended. Earlier this year, I decided to […]

Letter to the Editor: The necessary background?

In response to the article of Friday, June 21, “Report a guide for McGuinnes to improve office.” I have been wondering how long it would be before Kathleen McGuinnes reached out for help in negotiating the job of the Office of Auditor of Accounts for the State of Delaware. While blaming the confusion in her […]

Speak Out: Auditing the auditor

State auditor Kathy McGuiness announced findings Thursday from independent auditing firm Baker Tilly that examined the differences between past leadership in the auditor’s office and her leadership since she took over as head of the Office of Auditor of Accounts in January. • “This report paints a picture of an eroded office when I began […]