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Indian Health Service: Mismanagement Led to Millions of Dollars in Lost or Stolen Property and Wasteful Spending
GAO-08-1069T: Published: Jul 31, 2008. Publicly Released: Jul 31, 2008.
In June 2007, GAO received information from a whistleblower through GAO's FraudNET hotline alleging millions of dollars in lost and stolen property and gross mismanagement of property at Indian Health Service (IHS), an operating division of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). GAO was asked to conduct a forensic audit and related investigations to (1) determine whether GAO could subs...
GAO: Transformation Challenges, and Opportunities
GAO-03-1167T: Published: Sep 16, 2003. Publicly Released: Sep 16, 2003.
Congress sought GAO's views on GAO's accomplishments, challenges, and opportunities for its oversight hearing. It also sought GAO's views on its latest human capital proposal, which has been introduced in the Senate as S. 1522.As an arm of the legislative branch, GAO exists to support the Congress in meeting its constitutional responsibilities to improve the performance and ensure the accountabili...
GAO Performance and Accountability Highlights: Fiscal 2002
GAO-03-306SP: Published: Jan 1, 2003. Publicly Released: Jan 1, 2003.
Presented are highlights of GAO's performance and accountability report for fiscal 2002. In the spirit of the Government Performance and Results Act, this annual report informs the Congress and the American people about what we have achieved on their behalf. Importantly, GAO received a clean opinion from independent auditors on our financial statements for the 16th consecutive year. The financial...
Social Security Administration: Agency Must Position Itself Now to Meet Profound Challenges
GAO-02-289T: Published: May 2, 2002. Publicly Released: May 2, 2002.
The Social Security Administration (SSA) provided $450 billion in benefits to 50 million recipients in fiscal year 2001. Since 1995, when SSA became an independent agency, GAO has called for effective leadership and sustained management attention to several unresolved management challenges, including the redesign of its disability claims process, management and oversight problems with its SSI prog...
GAO Performance and Accountability Highlights
GAO-02-429SP: Published: Mar 1, 2002. Publicly Released: Mar 1, 2002.
This annual performance and accountability report assesses GAO's accomplishments in fiscal year 2001 and describes the agency's plans for continued progress through fiscal year 2003. In the last year, GAO's work resulted in a number of significant improvements to government that will benefit all Americans. By acting on GAO's recommendations, the government achieved a number of significant improvem...
GAO Performance and Accountability Report, 2001
GAO-02-428SP: Published: Feb 27, 2002. Publicly Released: Feb 27, 2002.
GAO published its 2001 Performance and Accountability Report, which combines an assessment of its accomplishments in fiscal year 2001 with its plans for continued progress through fiscal year 2003. GAO noted that (1) its financial reporting is reliable, (2) GAO is in compliance with all applicable laws and regulations, and (3) its performance reporting is reliable...
GAO Performance and Accountability Highlights
GAO-01-627SP: Published: Apr 1, 2001. Publicly Released: Apr 1, 2001.
This annual performance and accountability report assesses what GAO was able to accomplish in fiscal year 2000 and describes the agency's plans for continued progress through fiscal year 2002. In the last year, GAO's work resulted in a number of significant improvements to government that will benefit all Americans. By acting on GAO's recommendations, the government improved public health and safe...
GAO Performance and Accountability Report, 2000
GAO-01-626SP: Published: Mar 30, 2001. Publicly Released: Mar 30, 2001.
This report provides GAO's assessment of what it has been able to accomplish in fiscal year 2000 and presents its plans for continued progress through fiscal year 2002...
Serving the Congress and the Nation: Physical Infrastructure Information
GAO-01-416SP: Published: Mar 1, 2001. Publicly Released: Mar 1, 2001.
This is an insert to GAO's publication, Serving the Congress and the Nation, describing the role, functions, and responsibilities of GAO's Physical Infrastructure team...
GAO: Supporting Congress for the 21st Century
T-OCG-00-10: Published: Jul 18, 2000. Publicly Released: Jul 18, 2000.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO discussed four strategic goals for how it plans to support Congress in dealing with many complex issues and the challenges of government for the 21st Century.GAO noted that: (1) to provide timely, quality service to Congress and the federal government and to address current and emerging challenges to the well-being and financial security of the American peo...