Top 10 List for December 2012

An alphabetical listing of the top 10 areas of significant work and the reports and testimonies in those areas issued in December 2012.

1. Afghanistan Drawdown Preparations

DOD Decision Makers Need Additional Analyses to Determine Costs and Benefits of Returning Excess Equipment
GAO-13-185R:
Published: Dec 19, 2012. Publicly Released: Dec 19, 2012.

2. Consumer Product Safety Commission

Agency Faces Challenges in Responding to New Product Risks
GAO-13-150:
Published: Dec 20, 2012. Publicly Released: Dec 20, 2012.

3. Dodd-Frank Act

Agencies' Efforts to Analyze and Coordinate Their Rules
GAO-13-101:
Published: Dec 18, 2012. Publicly Released: Dec 18, 2012.

4. Higher Education

A Small Percentage of Families Save in 529 Plans
GAO-13-64:
Published: Dec 12, 2012. Publicly Released: Dec 12, 2012.

5. International Affairs

6. Mineral Resources

Mineral Volume, Value, and Revenue
GAO-13-45R:
Published: Nov 15, 2012. Publicly Released: Dec 12, 2012.

7. Older Americans Act

Options to Better Target Need and Improve Equity
GAO-13-74:
Published: Nov 30, 2012. Publicly Released: Dec 11, 2012.

8. Passenger Rail Security

Consistent Incident Reporting and Analysis Needed to Achieve Program Objectives
GAO-13-20:
Published: Dec 19, 2012. Publicly Released: Dec 19, 2012.

9. The Federal Government's Long-Term Fiscal Outlook

Fall 2012 Update
GAO-13-148SP:
Published: Dec 3, 2012. Publicly Released: Dec 3, 2012.

10. U.S. Postal Service

Status, Financial Outlook, and Alternative Approaches to Fund Retiree Health Benefits
GAO-13-112:
Published: Dec 4, 2012. Publicly Released: Dec 27, 2012.

 

Significant Work Issued in November 2012