Oklahoma Education Department spent $2.3 million through slush funds, audit claims - Article Photos 1/3

State Superintendent Sandy Garrett gives her final state of education speech at the Tulsa Convention center, taken in Tulsa, Okla., on July 22, 2010. The state Education Department used at least two undisclosed bank accounts as a slush fund for drinks, entertainment, travel and more at state education conferences, spending $2.3 million over the past 10 years, according to an investigative state audit released Wednesday. Photo by JAMES GIBBARD/Tulsa World