Disadvantaged persons (31 - 33 of 33 items)
Ohio's 1981 Home Energy Assistance Program
HRD-81-122: Published: Jul 15, 1981. Publicly Released: Jul 28, 1981.
GAO was asked to review Ohio's handling of its 1981 Low Income Energy Assistance Program. Concern had been expressed as to the delays surrounding Ohio's initial request for and receipt of Federal funds, delays in program implementation, initial use of available Federal program funds, and planned use of the remaining unexpended Federal funds. Under the Home Energy Assistance Act, the Secretary of H...
Analysis of GAO Reports To Determine Federal Approaches Most Conducive to State Consistency in Delivering Services and Monitoring Results
HRD-81-76: Published: Apr 10, 1981. Publicly Released: Apr 27, 1981.
GAO was asked to examine recent GAO reports which discuss State administration and monitoring of selected federally funded programs to determine Federal approaches most conductive to State consistency in delivering services and monitoring the results. GAO was asked to emphasize cases where programs have been consistently administered and monitored by States.Twelve GAO reports were examined concern...
Minimum Social Security Benefits
114746: Mar 26, 1981
In 1979, GAO recommended that Congress eliminate the minimum benefits for new social security beneficiaries. Unlike the President's proposal which applied to present and future beneficiaries, the GAO recommendation applied only to future beneficiaries. GAO found that the minimum benefit provision, which was intended to help the poor, has in recent years mainly benefited retired government workers...