Top 10 List for May 2013

An alphabetical listing of the top 10 areas of significant work and the reports and testimonies in those areas issued in May 2013.

1. Federal Retirement Processing

2. Health Insurance

Seven States' Actions to Establish Exchanges under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
GAO-13-486:
Published: Apr 30, 2013. Publicly Released: May 30, 2013.

3. Homeland Security

An Overall Strategy Is Needed to Strengthen Disease Surveillance in Livestock and Poultry
GAO-13-424:
Published: May 21, 2013. Publicly Released: May 21, 2013.

4. Human Capital

Additional Steps Needed to Help Determine the Right Size and Composition of DOD's Total Workforce
GAO-13-470:
Published: May 29, 2013. Publicly Released: May 29, 2013.

5. Immigration Enforcement

Preliminary Observations on DHS's Overstay Enforcement Efforts
GAO-13-602T:
Published: May 21, 2013. Publicly Released: May 21, 2013.

6. K-12 Education

States' Test Security Policies and Procedures Varied
GAO-13-495R:
Published: May 16, 2013. Publicly Released: May 16, 2013.

7. Social Security Administration

Long-Term Strategy Needed to Address Key Management Challenges
GAO-13-459:
Published: May 29, 2013. Publicly Released: May 29, 2013.

8. Transportation Worker Identification Credential

Card Reader Pilot Results Are Unreliable; Security Benefits Should Be Reassessed
GAO-13-610T:
Published: May 9, 2013. Publicly Released: May 9, 2013.

Card Reader Pilot Results Are Unreliable; Security Benefits Need to Be Reassessed
GAO-13-198:
Published: May 8, 2013. Publicly Released: May 8, 2013.

9. VA Construction

Additional Actions Needed to Decrease Delays and Lower Costs of Major Medical-Facility Projects
GAO-13-556T:
Published: May 7, 2013. Publicly Released: May 7, 2013.

Additional Actions Needed to Decrease Delays and Lower Costs of Major Medical-Facility Projects
GAO-13-302:
Published: Apr 4, 2013. Publicly Released: May 3, 2013.

10. VA Education Benefits

VA Needs to Improve Program Management and Provide More Timely Information to Students
GAO-13-338:
Published: May 22, 2013. Publicly Released: May 22, 2013.

 

Significant Work Issued in April 2013