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Remittances are personal funds immigrants send to their home countries. The United States is the largest remittance-sending country in the world, with more than $36 billion remitted in 2003, according to the International Monetary Fund.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed and compared the electricity rate charges of employees of the International Boundary and Water Commission (IBWC) who operate Falcon Dam and live in government-owned housing in Falcon Village, Texas, with the electricity rate charges of other government...
GAO was requested to: (1) identify new town developments in Arizona and other high growth areas where residents are being denied home mail delivery service, and (2) evaluate the reasonableness of the Postal Service's criteria for denying delivery service to those locations.