Ralph Thomas, Communications Director
Office of Financial Management
P.O. Box 43113
Olympia, WA 98504-3113
Latest news from OFM
Complete Count Committee Quarterly Meeting, Jan. 24, 2019
The Washington state Complete Count Committee met for the second time on January 24, 2019. In addition to reviewing and approving the Factsheet on Census and Confidentiality, the CCC reviewed the work of various subcommittees and discussed the Governor's budget request for 2020 Census promotions.
Are my Census answers safe and secure?
The Washington Complete Count Committee developed a two-page Factsheet on the Census and Confidentiality, which provides information about the legal protections of Title 13 mandating the U.S. Census Bureau to safeguard the confidentiality of your responses and legal obligations of U.S residents under Title 13.
|02/08/2019||2020 Census Barriers, Attitudes, and Motivators Study Survey Report|
2020 Census hard-to-count areas - printable maps
Now available: printable color-coded county maps showing hard-to-count populations.
Nominations open for 2019 Governor's Awards for Leadership in Management
The Governor's Award for Leadership in Management is an annual award that recognizes managers in state government who demonstrate extraordinary leadership through performance results in the previous year. The governor is seeking nominees who have achieved results, demonstrated leadership competencies and prioritized cultivating an innovative and inclusive work environment. The criterion has a focus on utilizing continuous process improvement principles. Nominations are due March 4, 2019.
IT systems information moves from WaTech to OFM
Web pages related to enterprise IT systems have moved from the WaTech website to the OFM website:
These web pages include instructions, reference materials, links to training and other information related to systems that are used by multiple state agencies. These include accounting systems, budget and legislative systems, reporting systems and the Employee Self-Service (ESS) system for earnings statements and leave requests.