[Comments on Decision Regarding Use of Government Funds To Purchase Seasonal Decorations]

B-226900.2: Published: Apr 29, 1988. Publicly Released: Apr 29, 1988.

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In response to a congressional request, GAO commented on a decision allowing agencies to use government funds to purchase seasonal decorations. GAO noted that agencies are legally authorized to make expenditures for seasonal decorations for public areas only.