The Government Accountability Office (GAO) recently released the following publications:
Recovery Act: States' and Localities' Current and Planned Uses of Funds While Facing Fiscal Stresses, by J. Christopher Mihm, managing director, strategic issues, before the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
GAO-09-908T, September 10.
Highlights - http://www.gao.gov/highlights/d09908thigh.pdf
Social Security Disability: Additional Performance Measures and Better Cost Estimates Could Help Improve SSA's Efforts to Eliminate Its Hearings Backlog.
GAO-09-398, September 9.
Highlights - http://www.gao.gov/highlights/d09398high.pdf
United States Merchant Marine Academy: Internal Control Weaknesses Resulted in Improper Sources and Uses of Funds; Some Corrective Actions Are Under Way.
GAO-09-635, August 10.
Highlights - http://www.gao.gov/highlights/d09635high.pdf