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Serving the Congress and the Nation: Strategic Plan 2002-2007
GAO-02-430SP: Published: Jun 19, 2002. Publicly Released: Jun 19, 2002.
This report updates GAO's strategic plan for serving Congress from fiscal year 2002-2007. Although the overall framework of the old plan is still valid, greater emphasis is being placed in a number of areas to reflect the altered agenda of policymakers. Recognizing that Congress and the federal government will focus considerable effort and resources on homeland security, GAO is proposing to increa...
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 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...
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...
GAO Accountability Report, 1999
163420: Mar 1, 2000
GAO published a report for fiscal year 1999 that discusses GAO's performance and accountability in serving Congress and the American people. The report reviews GAO's accomplishments in meeting its mission and sustaining its core values of accountability, integrity, and reliability...
Following the Federal Dollar: The Strategic Plan of The General Accounting Office
OCG-97-3: Published: Apr 1, 1997. Publicly Released: Apr 1, 1997.
GAO provided information on its strategic plan, focusing on its: (1) support of Congress' oversight and legislative needs; and (2) internal operations. GAO identified five broad areas of concentration in supporting the oversight and legislative needs of Congress, which include: (1) promoting an efficient and cost effective government; (2) exposing waste, fraud, abuse, and mismanagement; (3) target...
Fiscal Year 1997 Budget Estimates for the U.S. General Accounting Office
T-OCG-96-1: Published: Feb 29, 1996. Publicly Released: Feb 29, 1996.
GAO discussed its fiscal year (FY) 1997 budget request. GAO noted that it: (1) is operating with a staff level of about 3,700 full-time equivalent positions, down from 5,325 employees in 1992; (2) has maintained its productivity and has been able to fulfill added requirements and responsibilities despite fewer staff, although there is some risk that GAO will lack adequate resources in such key are...
Following the Federal Dollar: The Strategic Plan of the General Accounting Office
OCG-95-3: Published: Mar 1, 1995. Publicly Released: Mar 1, 1995.
GAO provided information on its strategic plan, focusing on its: (1) support of Congress' oversight and legislative needs; and (2) internal operations. GAO identified five broad areas of concentration in supporting the oversight and legislative needs of Congress, which include: (1) promoting a more efficient and cost-effective government; (2) exposing waste, fraud, abuse, and mismanagement; (3) ta...
Reengineering Organizations: Results of a GAO Symposium
NSIAD-95-34: Published: Dec 13, 1994. Publicly Released: Dec 13, 1994.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the framework for reorganizing the Department of Defense's (DOD) business practices, focusing on the results of a GAO symposium on private-sector reengineering practices.GAO noted that: (1) five principles for effective reengineering emerged from the GAO-sponsored symposium; (2) while these principles are not intended to be an all-inclusive list on...