Month in Review, July 2011

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Agriculture and Food

USDA Systems Modernization:

Management and Oversight Improvements Are Needed
GAO-11-586:
Published: Jul 20, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 20, 2011.
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Auditing and Financial Management

Air Force Working Capital Fund:

Budgeting and Management of Carryover Work and Funding Could Be Improved
GAO-11-539:
Published: Jul 7, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 7, 2011.

American Battle Monuments Commission:

Improvements Needed in Internal Controls and Accounting Procedures - Fiscal Year 2010
GAO-11-577R:
Published: Jul 28, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 28, 2011.

Financial Markets and Institutions:

Cost and Legal Authority for Selected Financial Literacy Programs and Activities
GAO-11-781R:
Published: Jul 13, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 13, 2011.

DOD Financial Management:

Numerous Challenges Must Be Addressed to Achieve Auditability
GAO-11-864T:
Published: Jul 28, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 28, 2011.

DOD Financial Management:

Numerous Challenges Must Be Addressed to Improve Reliability of Financial Information
GAO-11-835T:
Published: Jul 27, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 27, 2011.

Education:

Financial Education and Counseling Pilot Program
GAO-11-737R:
Published: Jul 27, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 27, 2011.

Improper Payments:

Reported Medicare Estimates and Key Remediation Strategies
GAO-11-842T:
Published: Jul 28, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 28, 2011.

Traffic and Vehicle Safety:

Reauthorization Offers Opportunities to Extend Recent Progress
GAO-11-866T:
Published: Jul 27, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 27, 2011.

Troubled Asset Relief Program:

The Government's Exposure to AIG Following the Company's Recapitalization
GAO-11-716:
Published: Jul 18, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 18, 2011.

Value-Added Taxes:

Potential Lessons for the United States from Other Countries' Experiences
GAO-11-867T:
Published: Jul 26, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 26, 2011.
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Budget and Spending

Air Force Working Capital Fund:

Budgeting and Management of Carryover Work and Funding Could Be Improved
GAO-11-539:
Published: Jul 7, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 7, 2011.

Defense Department Cyber Efforts:

Information Technology:

Continued Attention Needed to Accurately Report Federal Spending and Improve Management
GAO-11-831T:
Published: Jul 14, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 14, 2011.

Value-Added Taxes:

Potential Lessons for the United States from Other Countries' Experiences
GAO-11-867T:
Published: Jul 26, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 26, 2011.
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Business Regulation and Consumer Protection

Bankruptcy:

Complex Financial Institutions and International Coordination Pose Challenges
GAO-11-707:
Published: Jul 19, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 19, 2011.

Children's Television Act:

FCC Could Improve Efforts to Oversee Enforcement and Provide Public Information
GAO-11-659:
Published: Jul 14, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 14, 2011.

Mutual Fund Advertising:

Improving How Regulators Communicate New Rule Interpretations to Industry Would Further Protect Investors
GAO-11-697:
Published: Jul 26, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 26, 2011.

Person-To-Person Lending:

New Regulatory Challenges Could Emerge as the Industry Grows
GAO-11-613:
Published: Jul 7, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 7, 2011.

Private Fund Advisers:

Residential Appraisals:

Opportunities to Enhance Oversight of an Evolving Industry
GAO-11-783T:
Published: Jul 13, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 13, 2011.

Residential Appraisals:

Opportunities to Enhance Oversight of an Evolving Industry
GAO-11-653:
Published: Jul 13, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 13, 2011.

Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business Program:

Troubled Asset Relief Program:

The Government's Exposure to AIG Following the Company's Recapitalization
GAO-11-716:
Published: Jul 18, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 18, 2011.
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Economic Development

Department of Commerce:

Economic Development:

Efficiency and Effectiveness of Fragmented Programs Are Unclear
GAO-11-872T:
Published: Jul 27, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 27, 2011.

Economic Development:

Homeland Security:

FEMA Has Made Progress in Managing Regionalization of Preparedness Grants
GAO-11-732R:
Published: Jul 29, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 29, 2011.

Education:

Financial Education and Counseling Pilot Program
GAO-11-737R:
Published: Jul 27, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 27, 2011.
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Education

Financial Markets and Institutions:

Cost and Legal Authority for Selected Financial Literacy Programs and Activities
GAO-11-781R:
Published: Jul 13, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 13, 2011.

Disadvantaged Students:

School Districts Have Used Title I Funds Primarily to Support Instruction
GAO-11-595:
Published: Jul 15, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 15, 2011.

Education:

Financial Education and Counseling Pilot Program
GAO-11-737R:
Published: Jul 27, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 27, 2011.

School Improvement Grants:

Early Implementation Under Way, but Reforms Affected by Short Time Frames
GAO-11-741:
Published: Jul 25, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 25, 2011.
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Employment

Federal Workers' Compensation:

Questions to Consider in Changing Benefits for Older Beneficiaries
GAO-11-854T:
Published: Jul 26, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 26, 2011.

Securities and Exchange Commission:

Existing Post-Employment Controls Could Be Further Strengthened
GAO-11-654:
Published: Jul 12, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 12, 2011.
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Energy

Biofuels:

Challenges to the Transportation, Sale, and Use of Intermediate Ethanol Blends
GAO-11-513:
Published: Jun 3, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 8, 2011.
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Equal Opportunity

Coast Guard:

Civil Rights Directorate Can Enhance Workforce Restructuring Efforts
GAO-11-718:
Published: Jul 18, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 18, 2011.
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Financial Markets and Institutions

Bankruptcy:

Complex Financial Institutions and International Coordination Pose Challenges
GAO-11-707:
Published: Jul 19, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 19, 2011.

Financial Markets and Institutions:

Cost and Legal Authority for Selected Financial Literacy Programs and Activities
GAO-11-781R:
Published: Jul 13, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 13, 2011.

Dodd-Frank Act:

Eleven Agencies' Estimates of Resources for Implementing Regulatory Reform
GAO-11-808T:
Published: Jul 14, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 14, 2011.

Federal Reserve System:

Opportunities Exist to Strengthen Policies and Processes for Managing Emergency Assistance
GAO-11-696:
Published: Jul 21, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 21, 2011.

Mortgage Reform:

Potential Impacts of Provisions in the Dodd-Frank Act on Homebuyers and the Mortgage Market
GAO-11-656:
Published: Jul 19, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 19, 2011.

Mutual Fund Advertising:

Improving How Regulators Communicate New Rule Interpretations to Industry Would Further Protect Investors
GAO-11-697:
Published: Jul 26, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 26, 2011.

Person-To-Person Lending:

New Regulatory Challenges Could Emerge as the Industry Grows
GAO-11-613:
Published: Jul 7, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 7, 2011.

Private Fund Advisers:

Proprietary Trading:

Securities and Exchange Commission:

Existing Post-Employment Controls Could Be Further Strengthened
GAO-11-654:
Published: Jul 12, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 12, 2011.

Financial Markets and Institutions:

Securities Fraud Liability of Secondary Actors
GAO-11-664:
Published: Jul 21, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 21, 2011.

Troubled Asset Relief Program:

The Government's Exposure to AIG Following the Company's Recapitalization
GAO-11-716:
Published: Jul 18, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 18, 2011.
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Government Operations

Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands:

Status of Transition to Federal Immigration Law
GAO-11-805T:
Published: Jul 14, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 14, 2011.

Criminal Cartel Enforcement:

Stakeholder Views on Impact of 2004 Antitrust Reform Are Mixed, but Support Whistleblower Protection
GAO-11-619:
Published: Jul 25, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 25, 2011.

Data Center Consolidation:

Agencies Need to Complete Inventories and Plans to Achieve Expected Savings
GAO-11-565:
Published: Jul 19, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 26, 2011.

Department of Veterans Affairs:

Issues Related to Real Property Realignment and Future Health Care Costs
GAO-11-877T:
Published: Jul 27, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 27, 2011.

Dodd-Frank Act:

Eleven Agencies' Estimates of Resources for Implementing Regulatory Reform
GAO-11-808T:
Published: Jul 14, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 14, 2011.

Foreign Assistance:

Interagency Collaboration:

Implications of a Common Alignment of World Regions among Select Federal Agencies
GAO-11-776R:
Published: Jul 11, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 11, 2011.

Social Media:

Space and Missile Defense Acquisitions:

Periodic Assessment Needed to Correct Parts Quality Problems in Major Programs
GAO-11-404:
Published: Jun 24, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 21, 2011.
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Health Care

Antibiotic Resistance:

Data Gaps Will Remain Despite HHS Taking Steps to Improve Monitoring
GAO-11-406:
Published: Jun 1, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 1, 2011.

Department of Veterans Affairs:

Issues Related to Real Property Realignment and Future Health Care Costs
GAO-11-877T:
Published: Jul 27, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 27, 2011.

EPA Health Risk Assessments:

Sustained Management and Oversight Key to Overcoming Challenges
GAO-11-824T:
Published: Jul 14, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 14, 2011.

Fraud Detection Systems:

Additional Actions Needed to Support Program Integrity Efforts at Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
GAO-11-822T:
Published: Jul 12, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 12, 2011.

Fraud Detection Systems:

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Needs to Ensure More Widespread Use
GAO-11-475:
Published: Jun 30, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 12, 2011.

Improper Payments:

Reported Medicare Estimates and Key Remediation Strategies
GAO-11-842T:
Published: Jul 28, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 28, 2011.

Medicare Part D:

Changes in Utilization Similar for Randomly Reassigned and Other Low-Income Subsidy Beneficiaries
GAO-11-546R:
Published: Jun 22, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 22, 2011.

Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act:

President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief:

Program Planning and Reporting
GAO-11-785:
Published: Jul 29, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 29, 2011.

Safe Drinking Water Act:

EPA Should Improve Implementation of Requirements on Whether to Regulate Additional Contaminants
GAO-11-254:
Published: May 27, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 12, 2011.

Safe Drinking Water Act:

Improvements in Implementation Are Needed to Better Assure the Public of Safe Drinking Water
GAO-11-803T:
Published: Jul 12, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 12, 2011.

VA and DOD Health Care:

First Federal Health Care Center Established, but Implementation Concerns Need to Be Addressed
GAO-11-570:
Published: Jul 19, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 19, 2011.

Value in Health Care:

Key Information for Policymakers to Assess Efforts to Improve Quality While Reducing Costs
GAO-11-445:
Published: Jul 26, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 26, 2011.

World Trade Center Health Program:

Administrator's Plans for Evaluating Clinics' Capabilities to Provide Required Data
GAO-11-793R:
Published: Jul 15, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 15, 2011.
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Homeland Security

Aviation Security:

Aviation Security:

TSA Has Taken Actions to Improve Security, but Additional Efforts Remain
GAO-11-807T:
Published: Jul 13, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 13, 2011.

Coast Guard:

Action Needed As Approved Deepwater Program Remains Unachievable
GAO-11-743:
Published: Jul 28, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 28, 2011.

Coast Guard:

Civil Rights Directorate Can Enhance Workforce Restructuring Efforts
GAO-11-718:
Published: Jul 18, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 18, 2011.

Combating Nuclear Smuggling:

DHS has Developed a Strategic Plan for its Global Nuclear Detection Architecture, but Gaps Remain
GAO-11-869T:
Published: Jul 26, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 26, 2011.

Combating Terrorism:

Additional Steps Needed to Enhance Foreign Partners' Capacity to Prevent Terrorist Travel
GAO-11-637:
Published: Jun 30, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 12, 2011.

Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands:

Status of Transition to Federal Immigration Law
GAO-11-805T:
Published: Jul 14, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 14, 2011.

DHS Science and Technology:

Additional Steps Needed to Ensure Test and Evaluation Requirements Are Met
GAO-11-596:
Published: Jun 15, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 14, 2011.

Emergency Preparedness:

Agencies Need Coordinated Guidance on Incorporating Telework into Emergency and Continuity Planning
GAO-11-628:
Published: Jul 22, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 22, 2011.

Homeland Security:

FEMA Has Made Progress in Managing Regionalization of Preparedness Grants
GAO-11-732R:
Published: Jul 29, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 29, 2011.

Homeland Security:

DHS Could Strengthen Acquisitions and Development of New Technologies
GAO-11-829T:
Published: Jul 15, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 15, 2011.

Homeland Security:

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Housing

Education:

Financial Education and Counseling Pilot Program
GAO-11-737R:
Published: Jul 27, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 27, 2011.

Mortgage Reform:

Potential Impacts of Provisions in the Dodd-Frank Act on Homebuyers and the Mortgage Market
GAO-11-656:
Published: Jul 19, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 19, 2011.

Residential Appraisals:

Opportunities to Enhance Oversight of an Evolving Industry
GAO-11-783T:
Published: Jul 13, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 13, 2011.

Residential Appraisals:

Opportunities to Enhance Oversight of an Evolving Industry
GAO-11-653:
Published: Jul 13, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 13, 2011.
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Human Capital

DOD Civilian Personnel:

Competency Gap Analyses and Other Actions Needed to Enhance DOD's Strategic Workforce Plans
GAO-11-827T:
Published: Jul 14, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 14, 2011.

Securities and Exchange Commission:

Existing Post-Employment Controls Could Be Further Strengthened
GAO-11-654:
Published: Jul 12, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 12, 2011.
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Information Management

DOD Task Force For Business and Stability Operations:

Actions Needed to Establish Project Management Guidelines and Enhance Information Sharing
GAO-11-715:
Published: Jul 29, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 29, 2011.

Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault, Dating Violence, and Stalking:

National Data Collection Efforts Underway to Address Some Information Gaps
GAO-11-833T:
Published: Jul 13, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 13, 2011.

Information Sharing Environment:

Better Road Map Needed to Guide Implementation and Investments
GAO-11-455:
Published: Jul 21, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 21, 2011.

Social Media:

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Information Security

Cybersecurity:

Continued Attention Needed to Protect Our Nation's Critical Infrastructure
GAO-11-865T:
Published: Jul 26, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 26, 2011.

Defense Department Cyber Efforts:

Defense Department Cyber Efforts:

DOD Faces Challenges In Its Cyber Activities
GAO-11-75:
Published: Jul 25, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 25, 2011.

Social Media:

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Information Technology

Data Center Consolidation:

Agencies Need to Complete Inventories and Plans to Achieve Expected Savings
GAO-11-565:
Published: Jul 19, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 26, 2011.

Defense Department Cyber Efforts:

Defense Department Cyber Efforts:

DOD Faces Challenges In Its Cyber Activities
GAO-11-75:
Published: Jul 25, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 25, 2011.

Information Technology:

Continued Attention Needed to Accurately Report Federal Spending and Improve Management
GAO-11-831T:
Published: Jul 14, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 14, 2011.

Information Technology:

DHS Needs to Improve Its Independent Acquisition Reviews
GAO-11-581:
Published: Jul 28, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 28, 2011.

USDA Systems Modernization:

Management and Oversight Improvements Are Needed
GAO-11-586:
Published: Jul 20, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 20, 2011.
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International Affairs

Afghanistan:

Actions Needed to Improve Accountability of U.S. Assistance to Afghanistan Government
GAO-11-710:
Published: Jul 20, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 20, 2011.

Burma:

Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands:

Status of Transition to Federal Immigration Law
GAO-11-805T:
Published: Jul 14, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 14, 2011.

Department of Commerce:

Foreign Assistance:

Interagency Collaboration:

Implications of a Common Alignment of World Regions among Select Federal Agencies
GAO-11-776R:
Published: Jul 11, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 11, 2011.

Millennium Challenge Corporation:

Compacts in Cape Verde and Honduras Achieved Reduced Targets
GAO-11-728:
Published: Jul 25, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 25, 2011.

Pakistan Assistance:

President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief:

Program Planning and Reporting
GAO-11-785:
Published: Jul 29, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 29, 2011.

The Democratic Republic of the Congo:

Information on the Rate of Sexual Violence in War-Torn Eastern DRC and Adjoining Countries
GAO-11-702:
Published: Jul 13, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 13, 2011.
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Justice and Law Enforcement

Combatting Illicit Drugs:

DEA and ICE Interagency Agreement Has Helped to Ensure Better Coordination of Drug Investigations
GAO-11-763:
Published: Jul 28, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 28, 2011.

Disability Insurance:

SSA Can Improve Efforts to Detect, Prevent, and Recover Overpayments
GAO-11-724:
Published: Jul 27, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 27, 2011.

Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault, Dating Violence, and Stalking:

National Data Collection Efforts Underway to Address Some Information Gaps
GAO-11-833T:
Published: Jul 13, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 13, 2011.

Fraud Detection Systems:

Additional Actions Needed to Support Program Integrity Efforts at Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
GAO-11-822T:
Published: Jul 12, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 12, 2011.

Fraud Detection Systems:

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Needs to Ensure More Widespread Use
GAO-11-475:
Published: Jun 30, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 12, 2011.

Missing Children:

DOJ Could Enhance Oversight to Help Ensure That Law Enforcement Agencies Report Cases in a Timely Manner
GAO-11-444:
Published: Jun 21, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 25, 2011.

Mutual Fund Advertising:

Improving How Regulators Communicate New Rule Interpretations to Industry Would Further Protect Investors
GAO-11-697:
Published: Jul 26, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 26, 2011.

Securities and Exchange Commission:

Existing Post-Employment Controls Could Be Further Strengthened
GAO-11-654:
Published: Jul 12, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 12, 2011.

Financial Markets and Institutions:

Securities Fraud Liability of Secondary Actors
GAO-11-664:
Published: Jul 21, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 21, 2011.

Social Security Statements:

Observations on SSA's Plans for the Social Security Statement
GAO-11-787T:
Published: Jul 8, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 8, 2011.

Traffic and Vehicle Safety:

Reauthorization Offers Opportunities to Extend Recent Progress
GAO-11-866T:
Published: Jul 27, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 27, 2011.
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National Defense

Air Force Working Capital Fund:

Budgeting and Management of Carryover Work and Funding Could Be Improved
GAO-11-539:
Published: Jul 7, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 7, 2011.

Army and Marine Corps Training:

Metrics Needed to Assess Initiatives on Training Management Skills
GAO-11-673:
Published: Jul 28, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 28, 2011.

Ballistic Missile Defense:

Actions Needed to Improve Training Integration and Increase Transparency of Training Resources
GAO-11-625:
Published: Jul 18, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 18, 2011.

Defense Acquisitions:

DOD Can Improve Its Management of Configuration Steering Boards
GAO-11-640:
Published: Jul 7, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 7, 2011.

Defense Department Cyber Efforts:

Defense Department Cyber Efforts:

DOD Faces Challenges In Its Cyber Activities
GAO-11-75:
Published: Jul 25, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 25, 2011.

Defense Logistics:

DOD Needs to Take Additional Actions to Address Challenges in Supply Chain Management
GAO-11-569:
Published: Jul 28, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 28, 2011.

Defense Logistics:

Oversight and a Coordinated Strategy Needed to Implement the Army Workload and Performance System
GAO-11-566R:
Published: Jul 14, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 14, 2011.

Defense Management:

Actions Needed to Improve Management of Air Force's Food Transformation Initiative
GAO-11-676:
Published: Jul 26, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 26, 2011.

DOD Civilian Personnel:

Competency Gap Analyses and Other Actions Needed to Enhance DOD's Strategic Workforce Plans
GAO-11-827T:
Published: Jul 14, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 14, 2011.

DOD Financial Management:

Numerous Challenges Must Be Addressed to Achieve Auditability
GAO-11-864T:
Published: Jul 28, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 28, 2011.

DOD Financial Management:

Numerous Challenges Must Be Addressed to Improve Reliability of Financial Information
GAO-11-835T:
Published: Jul 27, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 27, 2011.

Military Readiness:

Navy's Report to Congress on the Impact of Training and Crew Size on Surface Force Material Readiness
GAO-11-746R:
Published: Jul 7, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 7, 2011.

Space and Missile Defense Acquisitions:

Periodic Assessment Needed to Correct Parts Quality Problems in Major Programs
GAO-11-404:
Published: Jun 24, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 21, 2011.

VA and DOD Health Care:

First Federal Health Care Center Established, but Implementation Concerns Need to Be Addressed
GAO-11-570:
Published: Jul 19, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 19, 2011.
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Natural Resources and Environment

Abandoned Mines:

Information on the Number of Hardrock Mines, Cost of Cleanup, and Value of Financial Assurances
GAO-11-834T:
Published: Jul 14, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 14, 2011.

Climate Change Adaptation:

Aligning Funding with Strategic Priorities
GAO-11-876T:
Published: Jul 28, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 28, 2011.

Drinking Water:

EPA Health Risk Assessments:

Sustained Management and Oversight Key to Overcoming Challenges
GAO-11-824T:
Published: Jul 14, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 14, 2011.

Safe Drinking Water Act:

EPA Should Improve Implementation of Requirements on Whether to Regulate Additional Contaminants
GAO-11-254:
Published: May 27, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 12, 2011.

Safe Drinking Water Act:

Improvements in Implementation Are Needed to Better Assure the Public of Safe Drinking Water
GAO-11-803T:
Published: Jul 12, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 12, 2011.
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Retirement Security

Federal Workers' Compensation:

Questions to Consider in Changing Benefits for Older Beneficiaries
GAO-11-854T:
Published: Jul 26, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 26, 2011.

Retirement Income:

Ensuring Income throughout Retirement Requires Difficult Choices
GAO-11-400:
Published: Jun 7, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 1, 2011.

Social Security Statements:

Observations on SSA's Plans for the Social Security Statement
GAO-11-787T:
Published: Jul 8, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 8, 2011.
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Science and Technology

DHS Science and Technology:

Additional Steps Needed to Ensure Test and Evaluation Requirements Are Met
GAO-11-596:
Published: Jun 15, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 14, 2011.

Nextgen Air Transportation System:

Space Research:

Content and Coordination of Space Science and Technology Strategy Need to Be More Robust
GAO-11-722:
Published: Jul 19, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 19, 2011.
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Space

Space:

NASA Needs to Better Assess Contract Termination Liability Risks and Ensure Consistency in Its Practices
GAO-11-609R:
Published: Jul 12, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 12, 2011.

Space Research:

Content and Coordination of Space Science and Technology Strategy Need to Be More Robust
GAO-11-722:
Published: Jul 19, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 19, 2011.
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Tax Policy and Administration

Investment Management:

IRS Has a Strong Oversight Process but Needs to Improve How It Continues Funding Ongoing Investments
GAO-11-587:
Published: Jul 20, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 20, 2011.

Tax Preparer Regulation:

Improving Tax Return Accuracy Depends on IRS's Use of New Requirements
GAO-11-868T:
Published: Jul 28, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 28, 2011.

Value-Added Taxes:

Potential Lessons for the United States from Other Countries' Experiences
GAO-11-867T:
Published: Jul 26, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 26, 2011.
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Telecommunications

Children's Television Act:

FCC Could Improve Efforts to Oversee Enforcement and Provide Public Information
GAO-11-659:
Published: Jul 14, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 14, 2011.

Social Security Statements:

Observations on SSA's Plans for the Social Security Statement
GAO-11-787T:
Published: Jul 8, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 8, 2011.
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Transportation

Aviation Security:

Aviation Security:

TSA Has Taken Actions to Improve Security, but Additional Efforts Remain
GAO-11-807T:
Published: Jul 13, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 13, 2011.

Nextgen Air Transportation System:

Traffic and Vehicle Safety:

Reauthorization Offers Opportunities to Extend Recent Progress
GAO-11-866T:
Published: Jul 27, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 27, 2011.
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Veterans

Department of Veterans Affairs:

Issues Related to Real Property Realignment and Future Health Care Costs
GAO-11-877T:
Published: Jul 27, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 27, 2011.

Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business Program:

VA and DOD Health Care:

First Federal Health Care Center Established, but Implementation Concerns Need to Be Addressed
GAO-11-570:
Published: Jul 19, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 19, 2011.
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Worker and Family Assistance

Child Fatalities from Maltreatment:

National Data Could Be Strengthened
GAO-11-811T:
Published: Jul 12, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 12, 2011.

Child Maltreatment:

Strengthening National Data on Child Fatalities Could Aid in Prevention
GAO-11-599:
Published: Jul 7, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 12, 2011.

Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault, Dating Violence, and Stalking:

National Data Collection Efforts Underway to Address Some Information Gaps
GAO-11-833T:
Published: Jul 13, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 13, 2011.
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Legal Products: Appropriations Decision

Contract for Legal Services
B-322147,
Jul 6, 2011

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Legal Products: Bid Protest Decision

AMEC Earth & Environmental, Inc.
B-404959.2,
Jul 12, 2011

A1 Procurement, JVG
B-404618.3,
Jul 26, 2011

Birdstrike Control Program
B-404986,
Jul 15, 2011

CASE LLC
B-404954,
Jul 7, 2011

CCSC, Inc.
B-404802.3,
Jul 18, 2011

D&S Consultants, Inc.
B-403713.7,B-403713.9,
Jul 11, 2011

D'Andre Insurance Services, LLC
B-405046,
Jul 21, 2011

Dell Federal Systems, L.P.
B-404996,B-404996.2,
Jul 22, 2011

ECC-Insight, JV
B-404959,B-404959.3,
Jul 12, 2011

Explo Systems, Inc.
B-404952,B-404952.2,
Jul 8, 2011

KNAPP Logistics Automation, Inc.--Protest and Costs
B-404887.2,B-404887.3,
Jul 27, 2011

Measurements International Inc.
B-404981,
Jul 15, 2011

901 North Fifth Street, LLC
B-404997,B-404997.2,
Jul 22, 2011

O'Gara Training and Services, LLC
B-404901.2,
Jul 28, 2011

QinetiQ North America, Inc.
B-405008,B-405008.2,
Jul 27, 2011

Raytheon Company
B-404998,
Jul 25, 2011

SHG National, LLC
B-404613.3,
Jul 20, 2011

STG, Inc.
B-405082.2,
Jul 27, 2011

Systems Technologies, Inc.
B-404985,B-404985.2,
Jul 20, 2011

The GEO Group, Inc.
B-405012,
Jul 26, 2011
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Legal Products: Federal Agency Major Rule

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