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Spending Grant Funds More Efficiently Could Save Millions
PSAD-80-58: Published: Jun 30, 1980. Publicly Released: Jul 15, 1980.
In fiscal year 1979, the federal government spent over $95 billion funding grant programs in areas such as health and welfare, education, transportation, and environmental protection. A substantial portion of the grant funds were used to purchase goods and services. GAO identified a number of areas where procurement improvements by state, local, and nonprofit organizations could result in substant...