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Articles from General Accounting Office Reports & Testimony (November 1, 2011)

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Appropriations Ruling: Office of Science and Technology Policy--Bilateral Activities with China. 122
Appropriations Ruling: Securities and Exchange Commission--Recording of Obligation for Multiple-Year Contract. 107
Asbestos Injury Compensation: The Role and Administration of Asbestos Trusts. 690
Aviation Safety: Enhanced Oversight and Improved Availability of Risk- Based Data Could Further Improve Safety. 1485
Aviation Safety: Status of FAA's Actions to Oversee the Safety of Composite Airplanes. 587
Aviation Security: TSA Has Taken Steps to Enhance Its Foreign Airport Assessments, but Opportunities Exist to Strengthen the Program. 690
Business Systems Modernization: Internal Revenue Service's Fiscal Year 2011 Expenditure Plan. 1523
Capitol Preservation Fund: Audit of Fiscal Years 2008 through 2010 Transactions. 796
Coast Guard: Action Needed as Approved Deepwater Program Remains Unachievable. 908
Consumer Product Safety Commission: Action Needed to Strengthen Identification of Potentially Unsafe Products. 968
Data Mining: DHS Needs to Improve Executive Oversight of Systems Supporting Counterterrorism. 1553
Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill: Actions Needed to Reduce Evolving but Uncertain Federal Financial Risks. 1113
Defense Acquisitions: Future Ground-Based Vehicles and Network Initiatives Face Development and Funding Challenges. 779
Department of Defense: Use of Neurocognitive Assessment Tools in Post-Deployment Identification of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury. 584
DOD and VA Health Care: Action Needed to Strengthen Integration across Care Coordination and Case Management Programs. 1013
DOD Financial Management: Challenges in the Implementation of Business Systems Could Impact Audit Readiness Efforts. 657
E-Filing Tax Returns: Penalty Authority and Digitizing More Paper Return Data Could Increase Benefits. 1534
Environmental Protection Agency: Management Challenges and Budget Observations. 718
EPA Health Risk Assessments: Oversight and Sustained Management Key to Overcoming Challenges. 707
Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle: DOD Needs to Ensure New Acquisition Strategy is Based on Sufficient Information. 1861
Federal Bureau of Investigation: Actions Taken to Address Most Procurement Recommendations. 1168
Federal Chief Information Officers: Opportunities Exist to Improve Role in Information Technology Management. 1146
Federal Courthouses: Improved Collaboration Needed to Meet Demands of a Complex Security Environment. 1351
Federal Reserve Bank Governance: Opportunities Exist to Broaden Director Recruitment Efforts and Increase Transparency. 1311
Federal Reserve System: Opportunities Exist to Strengthen Policies and Processes for Managing Emergency Assistance. 787
Financial Crisis: Review of Federal Reserve System Financial Assistance to American International Group, Inc. 816
Financial Derivatives: Disparate Tax Treatment and Information Gaps Create Uncertainty and Potential Abuse. 1546
Food Safety: FDA Needs to Reassess Its Approach to Reducing an Illness Caused by Eating Raw Oysters. 1306
Freight Railroad Safety: Hours of Service Changes Have Increased Rest Time, but More Can Be Done to Address Fatigue Risks. 1791
Freight Railroad Safety: Results of Rail Industry Survey about Hours of Service Issues (GAO-11-894SP, September 2011), an E-supplement to GAO-11-853. 310
Health Care Price Transparency: Meaningful Price Information Is Difficult for Consumers to Obtain Prior to Receiving Care. 1130
Highway Trust Fund: All States Received More Funding Than They Contributed in Highway Taxes from 2005 to 2009. 523
Income Security: Older Adults and the 2007-2009 Recession. 611
Income Security: The Effect of the 2007-2009 Recession on Older Adults. 883
Indian Health Service: Continued Efforts Needed to Help Strengthen Response to Sexual Assaults and Domestic Violence. 1677
Information Security: Additional Guidance Needed to Address Cloud Computing Concerns. 631
Information Security: Weaknesses Continue Amid New Federal Efforts to Implement Requirements. 955
Information Sharing: Progress Made and Challenges Remaining in Sharing Terrorism-Related Information. 792
Information Technology: OMB Needs to Improve Its Guidance on IT Investments. 1444
International Military Education and Training: Agencies Should Emphasize Human Rights Training and Improve Evaluations. 1452
Language and Culture Training: Opportunities Exist to Improve Visibility and Sustainment of Knowledge and Skills in Army and Marine Corps General Purpose Forces. 1686
Legal-Bid Protest Ruling: A1 Procurement JVD--Costs. 173
Legal-Bid Protest Ruling: A1 Procurement JVD. 106
Legal-Bid Protest Ruling: Aldevra. 141
Legal-Bid Protest Ruling: CMJR, LLC d/b/a Mokatron. 123
Legal-Bid Protest Ruling: F&S Environmental, LLC. 142
Legal-Bid Protest Ruling: FedCon RKR JV LLC. 105
Legal-Bid Protest Ruling: Focused Management, Inc.--Costs. 102
Legal-Bid Protest Ruling: Friendship Dental Laboratories, Inc. 167
Legal-Bid Protest Ruling: OnSite Sterilization, LLC. 109
Legal-Bid Protest Ruling: Power Connector, Inc. 127
Legal-Bid Protest Ruling: Propagation Research Associates, Inc. 103
Legal-Bid Protest Ruling: RELM Wireless Corporation. 113
Legal-Bid Protest Ruling: RMI. 108
Legal-Bid Protest Ruling: Trujillo/AHW, JV. 134
Legal-Bid Protest Ruling: United Terex, Inc. - Protest and Request for Costs. 251
Legal-Bid Protest Ruling: Valor Construction Management, LLC. 135
Legal-Major Ruling: Department of Energy: Energy Conservation Program: Energy Conservation Standards for Residential Refrigerators, Refrigerator-Freezers, and Freezers. 112
Legal-Major Ruling: Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services: Medicaid Program; Recovery Audit Contractors. 121
Legal-Major Ruling: Department of the Interior, Fish and Wildlife Service: Migratory Bird Hunting; Migratory Bird Hunting Regulations on Certain Federal Indian Reservations and Ceded Lands for the 2011-12 Late Season. 103
Long-Term Care Hospitals: CMS Oversight Is Limited and Should Be Strengthened. 1423
Low-Income Countries: International Financial Institutions Met Many Goals in Response to Financial, Food, and Fuel Crises, but Impact on Spending Difficult to Establish. 747
Maritime Security: Coast Guard Should Conduct Required Inspections of Offshore Energy Infrastructure. 1423
Medicare Part D: Instances of Questionable Access to Prescription Drugs. 1013
Medicare Part D: Instances of Questionable Access to Prescription Drugs. 728
Military Training: DOD's Report on the Sustainability of Training Ranges Meets Annual Reporting Requirements but Could Be Improved. 1840
National Cord Blood Inventory: Practices for Increasing Availability for Transplants and Related Challenges. 836
National Export Initiative: U.S. and Foreign Commercial Service Should Improve Performance and Resource Allocation Management. Survey 1439
National Preparedness: Improvements Needed for Acquiring Medical Countermeasures to Threats from Terrorism and Other Sources. 1255
Next Generation Air Transportation System: FAA Has Made Some Progress in Implementation, but Delays Threaten to Impact Costs and Benefits. 584
On-the-Job Training: Federal Highway Administration Needs to Strengthen Program Assessment. 1126
Potential Financial Effect on the U.S. Postal Service of Increased Voting by Mail. 825
Preventing Sexual Harassment: DOD Needs Greater Leadership Commitment and an Oversight Framework. 1704
Prior Experience and Past Performance as Evaluation Criteria in the Award of Federal Construction Contracts. 562
Private Health Insurance: Implementation of the Early Retiree Reinsurance Program. 789
Quadrennial Homeland Security Review: Enhanced Stakeholder Consultation and Use of Risk Information Could Strengthen Future Reviews. 1389
Supplemental Security Income: Preliminary Observations on Children with Mental Impairments. 632
Suspension and Debarment: Some Agency Programs Need Greater Attention, and Governmentwide Oversight Could Be Improved. 1140
Suspension and Debarment: Some Agency Programs Need Greater Attention, and Governmentwide Oversight Could Be Improved. 791
TANF and Child Welfare Programs: Increased Data Sharing Could Improve Access to Benefits and Services. 1339
Tax Administration: IRS's Information Exchanges with Other Countries Could Be Improved through Better Performance Information. 1246
Temporary Assistance for Needy Families: HHS Needs to Improve Guidance and Monitoring of Tribal Programs. 1348
The Federal Government's Long-Term Fiscal Outlook: Fall 2011 Update. 839
U.S. Postal Service: Allocation of Responsibility for Pension Benefits between the Postal Service and the Federal Government. 787
U.S. Postal Service: Mail Trends Highlight Need to Fundamentally Change Business Model. 431
UN Internal Oversight: Progress Made on Independence and Staffing Issues, but Further Actions Are Needed. 1127
USDA's Application of Administrative PAYGO to Its Mandatory Spending Programs. 826
VA Health Care: VA Uses Medical Injury Tort Claims Data to Assess Veterans' Care, but Should Take Action to Ensure That These Data Are Complete. 1609
VA Mental Health: Number of Veterans Receiving Care, Barriers Faced, and Efforts to Increase Access. 556
VA Philippines Office: Maintain Operations, but More Information Needed to Determine Future Presence. 1602
Warfighter Support: DOD Has Made Progress, but Supply and Distribution Challenges Remain in Afghanistan. 2522
Yucca Mountain: Information on Alternative Uses of the Site and Related Challenges. 759

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