Audit of the Minority Printing Clerk, House of Representatives, for the Fiscal Year Ended September 30, 1977
GGD-78-89: Published: Aug 9, 1978. Publicly Released: Aug 9, 1978.
- Full Report:
The House of Representatives Minority Printing Clerk operates as Thomas J. Lankford, Inc., a firm organized primarily to provide printing and related services for Members of the House of Representatives. The Printing Clerk supplies official printing to the minority leadership at no charge and offers, for a fee, printing and related services to members of Congress, congressional committees, state societies, and political organizations.
An audit was performed of the Minority Printing Clerk's accounts in accordance with generally accepted auditing standards. Financial statements were prepared from the accounting records of Thomas J. Lankford, Inc. The income and expense statement includes the costs of printing services supplied to the minority leadership but does not include: (1) the costs of certain benefits and services such as space, utilities, and ordinary repairs and maintenance furnished to the corporation without charge; or (2) the annual salary of the Minority Printing Clerk which is paid from appropriated funds. The financial statements were prepared on a basis consistent with that of preceding years and present fairly the financial position of the Minority Printing Clerk and the results of operations and changes in its financial position for the year then ended.