From Pat Flannery's Bog of San Diego:
"Sanders' power-grab at appointing the City's Internal Auditor (the very person who will audit his books) will be decided by the City Council on Monday...
"Peters and Sanders want option (2): "appointed by the City Manager [now the Mayor], in consultation with the Audit Committee, and confirmed by the Council". Donna Frye will continue to oppose the Mayor having any role in appointing the City Auditor. She has consistently pointed out that it is wrong both in substance and appearance and a giant step backwards for this wayward City..."