The Government Accountability Office (GAO) recently released the following publications:
Financial Audit: Office of Financial Stability (Troubled Asset Relief Program) Fiscal Year 2009 Financial Statements.
GAO-10-301, December 9.
http://www.gao.gov/cgi-bin/getrpt?GAO-10-301Highlights - http://www.gao.gov/highlights/d10301high.pdf
Recovery Act: States' Use of Highway and Transit Funds and Efforts to Meet the Act's Requirements, by Katherine A. Siggerud, managing director, physical infrastructure issues, before the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.
GAO-10-312T, December 10.
Highlights - http://www.gao.gov/highlights/d10312thigh.pdf
Smithsonian Institution: Implementation of Governance Reforms Is Progressing, but Work Remains.
GAO-10-190R, December 10.
Highlights - http://www.gao.gov/highlights/d10190rhigh.pdf
Recovery Act: Status of States' and Localities' Use of Funds and Efforts to Ensure Accountability.
GAO-10-231, December 10.
Highlights - http://www.gao.gov/highlights/d10231high.pdf
Recovery Act: Status of States' and Localities' Use of Funds and Efforts to Ensure Accountability (Appendixes).
GAO-10-232SP, December 10.
Troubled Asset Relief Program: The U.S. Government Role as Shareholder in AIG, Citigroup, Chrysler, and General Motors and Preliminary Views on its Investment Management Activities, by Orice Williams Brown, director, financial markets and community investment, and A. Nicole Clowers, acting director, physical infrastructure, before the Subcommittee on Domestic Policy, House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.
GAO-10-325T, December 16.
Highlights - http://www.gao.gov/highlights/d10325thigh.pdf
Veterans Health Administration: Inadequate Controls over Miscellaneous Obligations Increase Risk over Procurement Transactions, by Kay L. Daly, director, financial management and assurance, before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
GAO-10-307T, December 16.
Highlights - http://www.gao.gov/highlights/d10307thigh.pdf
Status of GAO Recommendations to the Department of Defense (Fiscal Years 2001-2008).
GAO-10-211R, December 16.http://www.gao.gov/cgi-bin/getrpt?GAO-10-211R
Formula Grants: Funding for the Largest Federal Assistance Programs Is Based on Census-Related Data and Other Factors.
GAO-10-263, December 15.
Highlights - http://www.gao.gov/highlights/d10263high.pdf
Impoundment Control Act: Use and Impact of Rescission Procedures, by Susan A. Poling, managing associate general counsel, office of general counsel, before the Subcommittee on Federal Financial Management, Government Information, Federal Services, and International Security, Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
GAO-10-320T, December 16.
Highlights - http://www.gao.gov/highlights/d10320thigh.pdf
UN Office for Project Services: Management Reforms Proceeding but Effectiveness Not Assessed, and USAID's Oversight of Grants Has Weaknesses.
GAO-10-168, November 19.
Highlights - http://www.gao.gov/highlights/d10168high.pdf
Recovery Act: Planned Efforts and Challenges in Evaluating Compliance with Maintenance of Effort and Similar Provisions.
GAO-10-247, November 30
Highlights - http://www.gao.gov/highlights/d10247high.pdf
B-318499, Department of the Navy--Lunch for Volunteer Focus Group,
November 19, 2009
B-318425, Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation
Board--Interagency Agreement with the General Services
Administration, December 8, 2009