U.S. Financial Condition and Fiscal Future Briefing
GAO-07-1189CG: Published: Aug 7, 2007. Publicly Released: Aug 7, 2007.
This is a Comptroller General Presentation delivered to the American Accounting Association in Chicago, Illinois, on August 7, 2007. Major topics of this presentation include: composition of federal spending, fiscal challenges state and local governments face, GAO's criteria for evaluating social security reform proposals, growth in health care spending, and the future accounting/reporting and audit reporting model.