Blog

Your Education Road Map

Politics K-12®

ESSA. Congress. State chiefs. School spending. Elections. Education Week reporters keep watch on education policy and politics in the nation’s capital and in the states.

Education Funding

First Inspector General Stimulus Audits Coming to a State Near You

By Michele McNeil — May 12, 2009 1 min read

The U.S. Department of Education has identified four states that can expect stimulus-related audits by its Office of Inspector General: California, Illinois, New York, and Texas.

The department flagged these four states in its newest weekly report, under a “major planned action.” There aren’t any more details, except that these will be “initial” audits, and the OIG has been fairly mum on its auditing strategy.

Course, there isn’t a whole lot to audit yet. Most money hasn’t even made it down to the district level.

Related Tags: