Annual Index of Reports, Testimony, and Correspondence (FY2008)

The Annual Index is a comprehensive list of all reports, testimony, correspondence and other publications issued by GAO during the fiscal year, grouped according to topics. We assign more than one topic to a report when that makes sense. For example, a report about education for veterans will be categorized as both a Veterans report and an Education report. So, you may see the same report in more than one topic below.

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Agriculture and Food

Food Safety: Improvements Needed in FDA Oversight of Fresh Produce
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-1047

GAO-08-1047: Published: Sep 26, 2008. Publicly Released: Sep 26, 2008.
USDA: Information on Classical Plant and Animal Breeding Activities
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-07-1171R

GAO-07-1171R: Published: Sep 13, 2007. Publicly Released: Oct 15, 2007.
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Auditing and Financial Management

American Samoa: Issues Associated with Some Federal Court Options
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-1124T

GAO-08-1124T: Published: Sep 18, 2008. Publicly Released: Sep 18, 2008.
Federal User Fees: A Design Guide
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-386SP

GAO-08-386SP: Published: May 29, 2008. Publicly Released: May 29, 2008.
Financial Audit Manual: Volume 2, July 2008 (Supersedes GAO-08-82G)
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-586G

GAO-08-586G: Published: Jul 25, 2008. Publicly Released: Jul 25, 2008.
Financial Audit Manual: Volume 1, July 2008 (Supersedes GAO-08-81G)
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-585G

GAO-08-585G: Published: Jul 25, 2008. Publicly Released: Jul 25, 2008.
Governmentwide Accounts Payable
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-711R

GAO-08-711R: Published: May 20, 2008. Publicly Released: May 20, 2008.
Joint Strike Fighter: Impact of Recent Decisions on Program Risks
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-569T

GAO-08-569T: Published: Mar 11, 2008. Publicly Released: Mar 11, 2008.
Medicare Advantage: Required Audits of Limited Value
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-154T

GAO-08-154T: Published: Oct 16, 2007. Publicly Released: Oct 16, 2007.
USDA: Information on Classical Plant and Animal Breeding Activities
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-07-1171R

GAO-07-1171R: Published: Sep 13, 2007. Publicly Released: Oct 15, 2007.
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Budget and Spending

Federal Pensions: Judicial Survivors' Annuities System Costs
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-1104

GAO-08-1104: Published: Sep 17, 2008. Publicly Released: Sep 17, 2008.
Joint Strike Fighter: Impact of Recent Decisions on Program Risks
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-569T

GAO-08-569T: Published: Mar 11, 2008. Publicly Released: Mar 11, 2008.
Joint Strike Fighter: Recent Decisions by DOD Add to Program Risks
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-388

GAO-08-388: Published: Mar 11, 2008. Publicly Released: Mar 11, 2008.
Status of Selected Aspects of the Coast Guard's Deepwater Program
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-270R

GAO-08-270R: Published: Mar 11, 2008. Publicly Released: Mar 11, 2008.
The Nation's Long-Term Fiscal Outlook: April 2008 Update
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-783R

GAO-08-783R: Published: May 16, 2008. Publicly Released: May 16, 2008.
The Nation's Long-Term Fiscal Outlook: January 2008 Update
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-591R

GAO-08-591R: Published: Mar 21, 2008. Publicly Released: Mar 21, 2008.
USDA: Information on Classical Plant and Animal Breeding Activities
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-07-1171R

GAO-07-1171R: Published: Sep 13, 2007. Publicly Released: Oct 15, 2007.
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Business Regulation and Consumer Protection

Telecommunications: Preliminary Information on Media Ownership
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-330R

GAO-08-330R: Published: Dec 14, 2007. Publicly Released: Dec 18, 2007.
Utility Regulation: Opportunities Exist to Improve Oversight
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-752T

GAO-08-752T: Published: May 1, 2008. Publicly Released: May 1, 2008.
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Economic Development

Secure Border Initiative: Observations on Deployment Challenges
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-1141T

GAO-08-1141T: Published: Sep 10, 2008. Publicly Released: Sep 10, 2008.
Status of Selected Aspects of the Coast Guard's Deepwater Program
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-270R

GAO-08-270R: Published: Mar 11, 2008. Publicly Released: Mar 11, 2008.
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Education

USDA: Information on Classical Plant and Animal Breeding Activities
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-07-1171R

GAO-07-1171R: Published: Sep 13, 2007. Publicly Released: Oct 15, 2007.
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Employment

American Samoa: Issues Associated with Some Federal Court Options
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-1124T

GAO-08-1124T: Published: Sep 18, 2008. Publicly Released: Sep 18, 2008.
Governmentwide Accounts Payable
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-711R

GAO-08-711R: Published: May 20, 2008. Publicly Released: May 20, 2008.
Secure Border Initiative: Observations on Deployment Challenges
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-1141T

GAO-08-1141T: Published: Sep 10, 2008. Publicly Released: Sep 10, 2008.
Status of Selected Aspects of the Coast Guard's Deepwater Program
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-270R

GAO-08-270R: Published: Mar 11, 2008. Publicly Released: Mar 11, 2008.
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Energy

Utility Regulation: Opportunities Exist to Improve Oversight
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-752T

GAO-08-752T: Published: May 1, 2008. Publicly Released: May 1, 2008.
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Equal Opportunity

American Samoa: Issues Associated with Some Federal Court Options
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-1124T

GAO-08-1124T: Published: Sep 18, 2008. Publicly Released: Sep 18, 2008.
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Financial Markets and Institutions

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GAO Mission and Operations

Fiscal Year 2007 Performance and Accountability Report
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-1SP

GAO-08-1SP: Published: Nov 15, 2007. Publicly Released: Nov 15, 2007.
Fiscal Year 2009 Performance Plan
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-507SP

GAO-08-507SP: Published: Feb 19, 2008. Publicly Released: Feb 19, 2008.
Performance and Accountability Highlights Fiscal Year 2007
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-2SP

GAO-08-2SP: Published: Jan 2, 2008. Publicly Released: Jan 2, 2008.
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Government Operations

Fiscal Year 2009 Performance Plan
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-507SP

GAO-08-507SP: Published: Feb 19, 2008. Publicly Released: Feb 19, 2008.
Human Capital: Building Diversity in GAO's Senior Executive Service
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-275T

GAO-08-275T: Published: Nov 13, 2007. Publicly Released: Nov 13, 2007.
Status of Selected Aspects of the Coast Guard's Deepwater Program
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-270R

GAO-08-270R: Published: Mar 11, 2008. Publicly Released: Mar 11, 2008.
United Nations: Progress on Management Reform Efforts Has Varied
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-84

GAO-08-84: Published: Nov 14, 2007. Publicly Released: Nov 14, 2007.
Utility Regulation: Opportunities Exist to Improve Oversight
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-752T

GAO-08-752T: Published: May 1, 2008. Publicly Released: May 1, 2008.
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Health Care

Medicaid: Extent of Dental Disease in Children Has Not Decreased
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-1176T

GAO-08-1176T: Published: Sep 23, 2008. Publicly Released: Sep 23, 2008.
Medicare Advantage: Required Audits of Limited Value
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-154T

GAO-08-154T: Published: Oct 16, 2007. Publicly Released: Oct 16, 2007.
Performance and Accountability Highlights Fiscal Year 2007
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-2SP

GAO-08-2SP: Published: Jan 2, 2008. Publicly Released: Jan 2, 2008.
Project Bioshield: Actions Needed to Avoid Repeating Past Mistakes
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-208T

GAO-08-208T: Published: Oct 23, 2007. Publicly Released: Oct 23, 2007.
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Homeland Security

Intellectual Property: Risk and Enforcement Challenges
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-177T

GAO-08-177T: Published: Oct 18, 2007. Publicly Released: Oct 18, 2007.
Secure Border Initiative: Observations on Deployment Challenges
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-1141T

GAO-08-1141T: Published: Sep 10, 2008. Publicly Released: Sep 10, 2008.
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Housing

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Human Capital

Federal Pensions: Judicial Survivors' Annuities System Costs
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-1104

GAO-08-1104: Published: Sep 17, 2008. Publicly Released: Sep 17, 2008.
Human Capital: Building Diversity in GAO's Senior Executive Service
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-275T

GAO-08-275T: Published: Nov 13, 2007. Publicly Released: Nov 13, 2007.
Performance and Accountability Highlights Fiscal Year 2007
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-2SP

GAO-08-2SP: Published: Jan 2, 2008. Publicly Released: Jan 2, 2008.
Utility Regulation: Opportunities Exist to Improve Oversight
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-752T

GAO-08-752T: Published: May 1, 2008. Publicly Released: May 1, 2008.
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Information Management

Federal Records: Agencies Face Challenges in Managing E-Mail
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-699T

GAO-08-699T: Published: Apr 23, 2008. Publicly Released: Apr 23, 2008.
Intellectual Property: Risk and Enforcement Challenges
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-177T

GAO-08-177T: Published: Oct 18, 2007. Publicly Released: Oct 18, 2007.
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Information Security

Information Security: IRS Needs to Address Pervasive Weaknesses
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-211

GAO-08-211: Published: Jan 8, 2008. Publicly Released: Jan 8, 2008.
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Information Technology

Performance and Accountability Highlights Fiscal Year 2007
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-2SP

GAO-08-2SP: Published: Jan 2, 2008. Publicly Released: Jan 2, 2008.
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International Affairs

United Nations: Management Reforms and Operational Issues
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-246T

GAO-08-246T: Published: Jan 24, 2008. Publicly Released: Jan 24, 2008.
United Nations: Progress on Management Reform Efforts Has Varied
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-84

GAO-08-84: Published: Nov 14, 2007. Publicly Released: Nov 14, 2007.
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Justice and Law Enforcement

American Samoa: Issues Associated with Some Federal Court Options
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-1124T

GAO-08-1124T: Published: Sep 18, 2008. Publicly Released: Sep 18, 2008.
Federal Pensions: Judicial Survivors' Annuities System Costs
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-1104

GAO-08-1104: Published: Sep 17, 2008. Publicly Released: Sep 17, 2008.
Secure Border Initiative: Observations on Deployment Challenges
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-1141T

GAO-08-1141T: Published: Sep 10, 2008. Publicly Released: Sep 10, 2008.
USDA: Information on Classical Plant and Animal Breeding Activities
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-07-1171R

GAO-07-1171R: Published: Sep 13, 2007. Publicly Released: Oct 15, 2007.
Utility Regulation: Opportunities Exist to Improve Oversight
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-752T

GAO-08-752T: Published: May 1, 2008. Publicly Released: May 1, 2008.
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National Defense

Defense Acquisitions: Assessments of Selected Weapon Programs
http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-08-467SP

GAO-08-467SP: Published: Mar 31, 2008. Publicly Released: Mar 31, 2008.