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Fiscal Year 2007 Budget Request: U.S. Government Accountability Office
GAO-06-418T: Published: Apr 26, 2006. Publicly Released: Apr 26, 2006.
We are pleased to appear before the Congress today in support of the fiscal year 2007 budget request for the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO). This request will help us continue our support of the Congress in meeting its constitutional responsibilities and will help improve the performance and ensure the accountability of the federal government for the benefit of the American people. Bu...
U.S. Government Accountability Office: Fiscal Year 2007 Budget Request
GAO-06-417T: Published: Mar 10, 2006. Publicly Released: Mar 10, 2006.
This testimony discusses the fiscal year 2007 budget request for the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO). This request will help us continue our support of the Congress in meeting its constitutional responsibilities and will help improve the performance and ensure the accountability of the federal government for the benefit of the American people. Budget constraints in the federal governme...
Fiscal Year 2005 Budget Request: U.S. General Accounting Office
GAO-04-474T: Published: Mar 4, 2004. Publicly Released: Mar 4, 2004.
GAO exists to support the Congress in meeting its constitutional responsibilities and to help improve the performance and ensure the accountability of the federal government for the benefit of the American people. GAO's work covers virtually every area in which the federal government is or may become involved, anywhere in the world. Perhaps just as importantly, our work sometimes leads us to sound...
Public Affairs: Personnel Engaged in Public and Congressional Affairs in Federal Agencies
GGD-93-71FS: Published: Mar 8, 1993. Publicly Released: Apr 9, 1993.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the number of personnel engaged in public and congressional affairs activities in 31 selected federal agencies.GAO found that: (1) the estimated full-time equivalent (FTE) personnel engaged in public and congressional affairs during fiscal years (FY) 1991 and 1992 has increased since FY 1985; (2) 26 agencies reported FTE totals for public and congr...
GAO History, 1921-1991
OP-3-HP: Published: Nov 1, 1991. Publicly Released: Nov 1, 1991.
GAO presented a brief history of the first 70 years of GAO, focusing on: (1) the expanding role of GAO in the federal government; (2) its evolution from a voucher-checking staff to one of the most respected audit organizations in the world; and (3) its values and cultures. GAO conducted this work as part of its program to record key government official's observations and impressions and ensure tha...
The GAO Review, Vol. 21, Issue 3, Summer 1986
131237: Jan 1, 1986
This quarterly publication is prepared primarily for GAO staff use. Articles in this issue cover such topics as: program evaluation; federal office buildings; career planning; the new executive summaries of GAO reports; improved local reporting systems; the death of U.S. citizens abroad; and legislative developments...
The GAO Review, Volume 20, Issue 4, Fall 1985
128767: Jan 1, 1985
This quarterly publication is prepared primarily for GAO staff use. Articles in this issue cover such topics as: organizational effectiveness; evaluation methods; the block grant programs; the emergency federal coal leasing program; the GAO Personnel Appeals Board; marketing; state agencies' internal controls; small group conferences; and legislative developments...
Comptroller General's Annual Report 1980
B-119600: Published: Jan 27, 1981. Publicly Released: Jan 27, 1981.
The activities of GAO are reported for the fiscal year ended September 30, 1980. Highlights of these activities are summarized and include: assistance to Congress; auditing/evaluation; impact of new legislation on GAO operations; legal services and decisions; financial management improvement; settlement of claims; savings and other accomplishments; operating expenses; staffing; and participation o...
The GAO Review, Vol. 16, Issue 4, Fall 1981
117382: Jan 1, 1981
This quarterly publication is prepared primarily for the staff of GAO. Articles in this issue cover a variety of topics including: trends in evaluation, GAO regional office programs, management by objectives, training programs at GAO, program evaluation logic, fiscal policy, the evaluation of decentralized programs, performance appraisal systems, cost comparisons, and recent legislation...
Recruiting Management in the United States Army Recruiting Command
FPCD-80-61: Published: Aug 15, 1980. Publicly Released: Aug 15, 1980.
GAO reviewed recruiting management in the U.S. Army Recruiting Command (USAREC). The audit was conducted at USAREC headquarters and Midwest Region Recruiting Command, and the Army Recruiting Districts. GAO reviewed pertinent records, interviewed management and recruiting officials, and observed the organizational structure.The Army recently completed the most massive investigation of recruiter mal...