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The Secretary of the Treasury, in coordination with the Director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), is required to annually prepare and submit audited financial statements of the U.S. government to the President and the Congress.
In its fiscal year 2004 budget request to Congress, the Broadcasting Board of Governors (the Board) proposed the elimination of 17 Central and Eastern European language services managed by the Voice of America and Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) in order to free resources for higher-priority...
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Agency for International Development's (AID) fiscal year (FY) 1999 performance report and fiscal years 2000 and 2001 performance plans, required by the Government Performance and Results Act.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Agency for International Development's (AID) implementation of the National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal year (FY) 1991, focusing on: (1) AID actions to preserve funds that otherwise would have been cancelled; and (2) issues related to the...
GAO reported the status of budget authority that the President proposed for rescission in his third special impoundment message for fiscal year 1992, but for which Congress has not passed a rescission bill.
In response to a congressional request, GAO reported on economic and military loan and grant aid to foreign countries, focusing on the Agency for International Development's (AID) loan management and reporting.