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Veterans Affairs Department Struggles to Complete Much-Needed Medical Facilities

Feb 25, 2015 News

Delays in several large construction projects raise concerns about agency mismanagement.

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Lawmakers Propose a Single Food Safety Administration

Feb 17, 2015 News

A recently introduced bill would create a new, unified agency to oversee all U.S. food safety.

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Helping the IRS Keep Track of Tax-Exempt Charitable Groups

Feb 4, 2015 News

The GAO recommends the IRS improve oversight of tax-exempt charitable organizations.

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Federal Advisory Board Seeks Comment on Public-Private Partnership Disclosure

Dec 23, 2014 News

Federal Accounting Standards Advisory Board says public-private partnerships need targeted disclosure.

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GAO Exposes Flaws in Pesticide Testing of Food

Dec 11, 2014 Analysis

Report finds deficient testing and potentially misleading reporting by government agencies.

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The Challenge of Keeping Hazardous Consumer Products Off the Market

Nov 24, 2014 Analysis

New audit report highlights Consumer Product Safety Commission’s struggle to respond to emerging risks.

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Treasury Agency Struggles to Change Paper Money

Nov 12, 2014 News

Recent GAO report exposes difficulties in accommodating paper money to meet the needs of the visually impaired.

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What are the Effects of State Voter Identification Laws?

Oct 30, 2014 Analysis

A recent GAO report investigates how ID requirements impact voter turnout.

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GAO Recommends Improved Oversight of Information Technology Contracts

Sep 18, 2014 Analysis

Government audit examines six federal agencies’ oversight of IT contractors.

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Hundreds of Recent Final Rules Are Technically Unlawful

Sep 15, 2014 Opinion

Agencies apparently fail to comply with a mandatory reporting requirement for many federal regulations.

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