Annual Index of Reports, Testimony, and Correspondence (FY2009)

The Annual Index is a comprehensive list of all reports, testimony, correspondence and other publications issued by GAO during the fiscal year, grouped according to topics. We assign more than one topic to a report when that makes sense. For example, a report about education for veterans will be categorized as both a Veterans report and an Education report. So, you may see the same report in more than one topic below.

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Agriculture and Food

International Food Assistance: Key Issues for Congressional Oversight
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-977SP

GAO-09-977SP: Published: Sep 30, 2009. Publicly Released: Sep 30, 2009.
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Auditing and Financial Management

Defense Travel System: Implementation Challenges Remain
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-577

GAO-09-577: Published: Jun 30, 2009. Publicly Released: Jun 30, 2009.
Federal Information System Controls Audit Manual (FISCAM)
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-232G

GAO-09-232G: Published: Feb 2, 2009. Publicly Released: Feb 2, 2009.
Financial Audit: IRS's Fiscal Years 2008 and 2007 Financial Statements
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-119

GAO-09-119: Published: Nov 10, 2008. Publicly Released: Nov 10, 2008.
Inspectors General: Actions Needed to Improve Audit Coverage of NASA
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-88

GAO-09-88: Published: Dec 18, 2008. Publicly Released: Jan 12, 2009.
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Budget and Spending

Approaches to Mitigate Freight Congestion
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-163R

GAO-09-163R: Published: Nov 20, 2008. Publicly Released: Nov 20, 2008.
Defense Travel System: Implementation Challenges Remain
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-577

GAO-09-577: Published: Jun 30, 2009. Publicly Released: Jun 30, 2009.
Fiscal Year 2010 Budget Request: U.S. Government Accountability Office
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-587T

GAO-09-587T: Published: Apr 28, 2009. Publicly Released: Apr 28, 2009.
Secure Border Initiative Fence Construction Costs
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-244R

GAO-09-244R: Published: Jan 29, 2009. Publicly Released: Jan 29, 2009.
The Nation's Long-Term Fiscal Outlook: March 2009 Update
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-405SP

GAO-09-405SP: Published: Apr 30, 2009. Publicly Released: Apr 30, 2009.
The Nation's Long-Term Fiscal Outlook: September 2008 Update
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-94R

GAO-09-94R: Published: Nov 6, 2008. Publicly Released: Nov 6, 2008.
Update of State and Local Government Fiscal Pressures
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-320R

GAO-09-320R: Published: Jan 26, 2009. Publicly Released: Jan 26, 2009.
VA Health Care: Challenges in Budget Formulation and Execution
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-459T

GAO-09-459T: Published: Mar 12, 2009. Publicly Released: Mar 12, 2009.
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Business Regulation and Consumer Protection

Characteristics and Performance of Nonprime Mortgages
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-848R

GAO-09-848R: Published: Jul 28, 2009. Publicly Released: Jul 28, 2009.
HUBZone Program: Fraud and Abuse Identified in Four Metropolitan Areas
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-519T

GAO-09-519T: Published: Mar 25, 2009. Publicly Released: Mar 25, 2009.
HUBZone Program: Fraud and Abuse Identified in Four Metropolitan Areas
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-440

GAO-09-440: Published: Mar 25, 2009. Publicly Released: Mar 25, 2009.
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Economic Development

Characteristics and Performance of Nonprime Mortgages
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-848R

GAO-09-848R: Published: Jul 28, 2009. Publicly Released: Jul 28, 2009.
Flood Insurance: FEMA's Rate-Setting Process Warrants Attention
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-12

GAO-09-12: Published: Oct 31, 2008. Publicly Released: Dec 1, 2008.
Information on Proposed Changes to the National Flood Insurance Program
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-420R

GAO-09-420R: Published: Feb 27, 2009. Publicly Released: Mar 30, 2009.
Secure Border Initiative Fence Construction Costs
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-244R

GAO-09-244R: Published: Jan 29, 2009. Publicly Released: Jan 29, 2009.
Update of State and Local Government Fiscal Pressures
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-320R

GAO-09-320R: Published: Jan 26, 2009. Publicly Released: Jan 26, 2009.
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Education

Graduate Medical Education: Trends in Training and Student Debt
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-438R

GAO-09-438R: Published: May 4, 2009. Publicly Released: May 4, 2009.
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Employment

Approaches to Mitigate Freight Congestion
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-163R

GAO-09-163R: Published: Nov 20, 2008. Publicly Released: Nov 20, 2008.
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Energy

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Equal Opportunity

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Financial Markets and Institutions

Approaches to Mitigate Freight Congestion
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-163R

GAO-09-163R: Published: Nov 20, 2008. Publicly Released: Nov 20, 2008.
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GAO Mission and Operations

Fiscal Year 2010 Budget Request: U.S. Government Accountability Office
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-587T

GAO-09-587T: Published: Apr 28, 2009. Publicly Released: Apr 28, 2009.
Fiscal Year 2008 Performance and Accountability Report
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-1SP

GAO-09-1SP: Published: Nov 14, 2008. Publicly Released: Nov 14, 2008.
Fiscal Year 2010 Performance Plan
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-304SP

GAO-09-304SP: Published: Apr 13, 2009. Publicly Released: Apr 13, 2009.
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Government Operations

2010 Census: Little Time Remains to Address Operational Challenges
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-408T

GAO-09-408T: Published: Mar 5, 2009. Publicly Released: Mar 5, 2009.
Defense Travel System: Implementation Challenges Remain
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-577

GAO-09-577: Published: Jun 30, 2009. Publicly Released: Jun 30, 2009.
Department of the Interior: Major Management Challenges
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-425T

GAO-09-425T: Published: Mar 3, 2009. Publicly Released: Mar 3, 2009.
Environmental Protection Agency: Major Management Challenges
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-434

GAO-09-434: Published: Mar 4, 2009. Publicly Released: Mar 4, 2009.
Federal Real Property: An Update on High Risk Issues
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-801T

GAO-09-801T: Published: Jul 15, 2009. Publicly Released: Jul 15, 2009.
Fiscal Year 2010 Performance Plan
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-304SP

GAO-09-304SP: Published: Apr 13, 2009. Publicly Released: Apr 13, 2009.
Government Printing Office: Issues Faced in Obtaining a New Facility
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-392R

GAO-09-392R: Published: Feb 20, 2009. Publicly Released: Feb 20, 2009.
High-Risk Series: An Update
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-271

GAO-09-271: Published: Jan 22, 2009. Publicly Released: Jan 22, 2009.
Update of State and Local Government Fiscal Pressures
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-320R

GAO-09-320R: Published: Jan 26, 2009. Publicly Released: Jan 26, 2009.
U.S. Postal Service: Age and Disability in the Executive Service
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-255R

GAO-09-255R: Published: Jan 12, 2009. Publicly Released: Jan 12, 2009.
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Health Care

Graduate Medical Education: Trends in Training and Student Debt
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-438R

GAO-09-438R: Published: May 4, 2009. Publicly Released: May 4, 2009.
Update of State and Local Government Fiscal Pressures
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-320R

GAO-09-320R: Published: Jan 26, 2009. Publicly Released: Jan 26, 2009.
VA Health Care: Challenges in Budget Formulation and Execution
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-459T

GAO-09-459T: Published: Mar 12, 2009. Publicly Released: Mar 12, 2009.
VA Health Care: Overview of VA's Capital Asset Management
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-686T

GAO-09-686T: Published: Jun 9, 2009. Publicly Released: Jun 9, 2009.
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Homeland Security

Afghanistan and Pakistan: Oversight of U.S. Interagency Efforts
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-1015T

GAO-09-1015T: Published: Sep 9, 2009. Publicly Released: Sep 9, 2009.
Secure Border Initiative Fence Construction Costs
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-244R

GAO-09-244R: Published: Jan 29, 2009. Publicly Released: Jan 29, 2009.
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Housing

Characteristics and Performance of Nonprime Mortgages
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-848R

GAO-09-848R: Published: Jul 28, 2009. Publicly Released: Jul 28, 2009.
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Human Capital

Human Capital Interim Strategic Plan: Fiscal Years 2010-2012
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-10-269SP

GAO-10-269SP: Published: Sep 28, 2009. Publicly Released: Sep 28, 2009.
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Information Management

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Information Security

Federal Information Security Issues
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-817R

GAO-09-817R: Published: Jun 30, 2009. Publicly Released: Jun 30, 2009.
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Information Technology

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International Affairs

Afghanistan and Pakistan: Oversight of U.S. Interagency Efforts
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-1015T

GAO-09-1015T: Published: Sep 9, 2009. Publicly Released: Sep 9, 2009.
Afghanistan: Key Issues for Congressional Oversight
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-473SP

GAO-09-473SP: Published: Apr 21, 2009. Publicly Released: Apr 21, 2009.
Climate Change Trade Measures: Considerations for U.S. Policy Makers
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-724R

GAO-09-724R: Published: Jul 8, 2009. Publicly Released: Jul 8, 2009.
Climate Change Trade Measures: Estimating Industry Effects
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-875T

GAO-09-875T: Published: Jul 8, 2009. Publicly Released: Jul 8, 2009.
International Food Assistance: Key Issues for Congressional Oversight
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-977SP

GAO-09-977SP: Published: Sep 30, 2009. Publicly Released: Sep 30, 2009.
Iraq: Key Issues for Congressional Oversight
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-294SP

GAO-09-294SP: Published: Mar 24, 2009. Publicly Released: Mar 24, 2009.
Provincial Reconstruction Teams in Afghanistan and Iraq
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-86R

GAO-09-86R: Published: Oct 1, 2008. Publicly Released: Oct 1, 2008.
U.S. Public Diplomacy: Key Issues for Congressional Oversight
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-679SP

GAO-09-679SP: Published: May 27, 2009. Publicly Released: May 27, 2009.
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Justice and Law Enforcement

Federal Bankruptcy Judges: Measuring Judges' Case-Related Workload
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-808T

GAO-09-808T: Published: Jun 16, 2009. Publicly Released: Jun 16, 2009.
National Applications Office Certification Review
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-105R

GAO-09-105R: Published: Nov 6, 2008. Publicly Released: Nov 6, 2008.
Secure Border Initiative Fence Construction Costs
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-244R

GAO-09-244R: Published: Jan 29, 2009. Publicly Released: Jan 29, 2009.
Statutory Authorities to Prohibit Inspector General Activities
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-660R

GAO-09-660R: Published: May 8, 2009. Publicly Released: May 8, 2009.
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National Defense

Defense Acquisitions: Assessments of Selected Weapon Programs
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-326SP

GAO-09-326SP: Published: Mar 30, 2009. Publicly Released: Mar 30, 2009.
Defense Acquisitions: Charting a Course for Lasting Reform
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-663T

GAO-09-663T: Published: Apr 30, 2009. Publicly Released: Apr 30, 2009.
Defense Travel System: Implementation Challenges Remain
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-577

GAO-09-577: Published: Jun 30, 2009. Publicly Released: Jun 30, 2009.
Statutory Authorities to Prohibit Inspector General Activities
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-660R

GAO-09-660R: Published: May 8, 2009. Publicly Released: May 8, 2009.
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Natural Resources and Environment

Climate Change Trade Measures: Considerations for U.S. Policy Makers
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-724R

GAO-09-724R: Published: Jul 8, 2009. Publicly Released: Jul 8, 2009.
Climate Change Trade Measures: Estimating Industry Effects
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-875T

GAO-09-875T: Published: Jul 8, 2009. Publicly Released: Jul 8, 2009.
Department of the Interior: Major Management Challenges
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-425T

GAO-09-425T: Published: Mar 3, 2009. Publicly Released: Mar 3, 2009.
Environmental Protection Agency: Major Management Challenges
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-434

GAO-09-434: Published: Mar 4, 2009. Publicly Released: Mar 4, 2009.
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Retirement Security

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Science and Technology

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Space

Inspectors General: Actions Needed to Improve Audit Coverage of NASA
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-88

GAO-09-88: Published: Dec 18, 2008. Publicly Released: Jan 12, 2009.
NASA: Assessments of Selected Large-Scale Projects
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-306SP

GAO-09-306SP: Published: Mar 2, 2009. Publicly Released: Mar 2, 2009.
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Tax Policy and Administration

Financial Audit: IRS's Fiscal Years 2008 and 2007 Financial Statements
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-119

GAO-09-119: Published: Nov 10, 2008. Publicly Released: Nov 10, 2008.
Tax Administration: Interim Results of IRS's 2009 Filing Season
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-640

GAO-09-640: Published: Jun 3, 2009. Publicly Released: Jun 4, 2009.
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Telecommunications

Approaches to Mitigate Freight Congestion
http://gao.gov/products/GAO-09-163R

GAO-09-163R: Published: Nov 20, 2008. Publicly Released: Nov 20, 2008.