Financial Managers:

Aiding Accountability and Exercising Stewardship in Challenging Times

GAO-12-755CG: Published: May 17, 2012. Publicly Released: May 17, 2012.

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This is a Comptroller General Presentation delivered to the Advancing Government Accountability-DC (AGA-DC) and the Greater Washington Society of CPAs (GWSCPA) at the Spring Educational Conference in Washington, DC on May 16, 2012. Major topics of this presentation include: fiscal sustainability, financial management challenges, improper payments, GAO High Risk list, the value for money, and stewardship.

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