Massachusetts State Auditor

The Massachusetts State Auditor is a statewide elected office in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts responsible for conducting financial, performance, and technical assessments of state programs, departments, agencies, authorities, contracts, and vendors. The current State Auditor is Suzanne Bump (D).

State Auditor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
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Incumbent
Suzanne M. Bump

since January 19, 2011
StyleHer Honor
Term lengthFour years
Inaugural holderDavid Wilder Jr.
Formation1849
Websitewww.mass.gov/auditor/

List of State Auditors of MassachusettsEdit

# Auditor Picture Term Party
1 David Wilder, Jr. 1849–1854 Whig
2 Joseph Mitchell 1854–1855
3 Stephen N. Gifford   1855–1856 Whig
4 Chandler R. Ranson 1856 – January 20, 1858
5 Charles White January 20, 1858 – 1861
6 Levi Reed 1861 – December 20, 1865 Republican
7 Julius L. Clarke December 1865 – 1866 Republican
8 Henry S. Briggs   1866–1870 Republican
9 Charles Endicott   1871–1876 Republican
10 Julius L. Clarke 1876 – May 5, 1879 Republican
11 Charles R. Ladd May 5, 1879 – 1891 Republican
12 William D. T. Trefry   1891–1892 Democratic
13 John W. Kimball   1892–1901 Republican
14 Henry E. Turner   1901–1911 Republican
15 John E. White   July 6, 1911 – 1914 Republican
16 Frank H. Pope 1914–1915 Democratic
15 Alonzo B. Cook   1915–1931 Republican
16 Francis X. Hurley 1931–1935 Democratic
17 Thomas H. Buckley 1935–1939 Democratic
18 Russell Abner Wood 1939–1941 Republican
19 Thomas J. Buckley 1941 – September 10, 1964 Democratic
20 Thaddeus M. Buczko September 24, 1964 – 1981 Democratic
21 John J. Finnegan 1981–1987 Democratic
22 A. Joseph DeNucci 1987–2011 Democratic
23 Suzanne Bump   2011–present Democratic

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