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As to “improved budget predictability,” just last month the General Accounting Office found MLTSS so opaque that even the federal government that oversees it, and funds no less than half of it, could only get complete data from one state out of 20. Illinois, according to a 2018 audit, failed to “adequately ...
Planned Parenthood financial growth A pro-life organization tells OneNewsNow the federal government continues to fund abortion facilities that have allegedly violated federal law. At the request of Congress, the General Accounting Office (GAO) issues a report every couple of years on how Planned ...

So Congress asked the National Academy of Sciences and the General Accounting Office to take stock of the compensatory mitigation – or “no net loss” – mechanisms that had evolved since the CWA's passage, and they found a disturbing glitch in the system. Specifically, they found that developers who ...
Unfortunately, as reported by the General Accounting Office in December, private schools often don't inform parents that the vouchers require surrendering a child's rights to a "free and appropriate public education" under the Individuals With Disabilities Education Act. When a private school fails to provide ...
Voutsis said he was taken aback by the reactions and shocked by Spyrakis's comments, insisting that the criteria used to select Koutentakis were his youth and his experience at the State General Accounting Office. He also said Koutentakis's predecessor, Panayiotis Liargovas, whose term expired in ...
The General Accounting Office — Congress' investigative arm — estimated $8 billion to $13 billion last year. The Republican proposals also would put Iowa more in line with federal tax changes. While the Iowa tax code needs to be modernized, state government has a recent history of enacting various ...

The parliament president defended the appointment of Koutentakis and said that his selection was based on sound criteria, including his experience at the State General Accounting Office. Voutsis also stressed that outgoing chief, Professor Panagiotis Liargovas, whose term expired in November, was ...
A 1990 U.S. General Accounting Office report noted: “These changes occurred for a variety of reasons, such as litigation by environmental groups and requests from special interests.” Documents and subpoenaed testimony allegedly revealed the agencies intentionally interfered with, actively contested, ...
When it comes to consumers buying genetic testing services, the U.S. General Accounting Office warns that these "swab the cheek" tests could be dangerous, irresponsible and deceptive. Even AARP urges people not to seek out gene testing without a doctor's support. And some countries have outlawed ...
The annual debt service, according to data from the General Accounting Office (GAO), was $457 billion in 2017. Now for the good news: Total U.S. government revenue clocks in at a little north of $3 trillion, according to the U.S. Treasury and other sources. The problem ISN'T the debt. The challenge is ...
... a former deputy director of the state Division of Local Government Services; Senior Fellow Richard Keevey, a former state budget director; Henry Coleman, a professor and former economist with the U.S. General Accounting Office; Donald Moliver and Peter Reinhart, professors of real estate at Monmouth ...
Henry Coleman, a professor and former economist with the U.S. General Accounting Office;. * Donald Moliver and Peter Reinhart, professors of real estate at Monmouth University;. * New Jersey Society of CPAs Executive Director Ralph Albert Thomas;. * Frank Chin and Ray Kljajic of American Public ...
The story mirrors a General Accounting Office report in 2017 but paints a more vivid picture. In 2017 the GAO in large part pinned the problem on the Air Force and Navy not providing enough funding to build out six centralized repair depots with some needed capabilities not coming online until 2022.
Thousands of retirees, upon the recommendation of their lawyers and some media, have been queuing up at branches of the Single Social Security Entity (EFKA) and the auxiliary social security fund (ETEAEP), as well as the State General Accounting Office, to apply for the payment of cash amounts that ...
Warren said there's no need for the Defense Department to wait on the study by the General Accounting Office before acting to protect workers building America's ships. “While I look forward to the results of GAO's study, there is no reason for DOD to wait for those results before acting to protect the contract ...
For more than a year, Jonathan Albright has served as something of a one-man General Accounting Office for the tech industry. The researcher at Columbia University's Tow Center for Digital Journalism has dug into the details on how political Twitter trolls manipulate the media, and unearthed an intricate ...
State General Accounting Office data showed yesterday that the state's outstanding payments to suppliers and tax rebates to taxpayers added up to 3.32 billion euros at end-December, down by just 500 million euros from three years earlier, even though the state paid off debts of 1.6 billion euros last year.

WASHINGTON — Lawmakers began vetting the White House budget proposal for the next fiscal year Tuesday. The proposal mirrors the Trump administration's federal fiscal blueprint from last year in many ways — increasing spending on defense programs while dramatically cutting many domestic ...
In November, the General Accounting Office released a report urging the military to do more to anticipate problems from climate change at its installations overseas. “The United States alone has hundreds of overseas bases that require continuous political coordination with host governments,” Colgan said.
Among other things, this funding would give the IRS more time to examine tax returns before issuing refunds, acting on a recent finding by the General Accounting Office that individuals used false identities to steal $1.68 billion in tax refunds in 2016. But this year's share of the new funding, at $320 million, ...
The use of anonymized real estate ownership can have national security ramifications: earlier this year, the General Accounting Office was unable to identify the ownership information for about a third of the high-security buildings leased by the U.S. government due to a lack of beneficial ownership ...
General Accounting Office. `Federal compliance test work will be done in accordance with Office of Management and Budget Circular A-133. The Yellow Book - audits of state and local governments, Federal Single Audit Guide - A-133, Governmental Auditing Standards, and State of Utah Compliance Audit ...
Its audit should be conducted by the General Accounting Office and reported publicly to Congress and the public. Congress should consider reducing U.S. military spending 10 percent a year until the Department of Defense produces an honest audit. Please tell us what you will do about U.S. military ...
The General Accounting Office (GAO) – now known as the Government Accountability Office – was established by Congress in 1921 to act as an independent, nonpartisan watchdog of the federal government. “We provide Congress with timely information that is objective, fact-based, nonpartisan, ...
In fact, back in 1988, the federal agency then known as the General Accounting Office found that the immigration system's waiting lists make chain migration a theory that doesn't really happen in practice. This is because each link in the chain takes years—and sometimes decades—to complete. Bluntly put ...
... Capitol Hill who want to bind the Fed to an equation such as the Taylor rule or direct the General Accounting Office to audit the Fed's policies.
Would appreciate all you can do,” reads a November 1946 letter from Frank Masoni's mother to the General Accounting Office in Washington, ...
But abuses soared in the late 2000s during the Great Recession. The U.S. General Accounting Office identified allegations involving “hundreds ...
A 2003 study by the United States General Accounting Office showed that between the years 1983 and 2000, women earned 21 percent less ...
In response to criticism from the General Accounting Office (GAO) about the lack of standards used to make this determination in the past, CMS ...
California lawmakers are digging deeper into Gov. Brown's so-called WaterFix tunnel project. The $16 billion plan is still far from being ...
... far right-wing violent extremist groups were responsible for 62 (73 percent),” said a General Accounting Office report, “Countering Violent ...
A new General Accounting Office report on climate that warns extreme weather is on the rise ought to spur federal policy shifts, U.S. Sen. Susan ...
A report by the U.S. General Accounting Office claims that the readiness of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter is being hurt by so-called "sustainment ...
Congressional Democrats are now asking the U.S. General Accounting Office to determine whether that funding was legal. Five California ...
Congressional Democrats are now asking the U.S. General Accounting Office to determine whether that funding was legal. Five California ...
Indeed, the General Accounting Office last week sent a report to Congress that warns of an impending retirement crisis if legislators fail to ...
According to a 2007 General Accounting Office report, it is not necessary to set a goal of reducing our unfunded pension liability down to zero.
... rapidly during the 1990s and has substantially outpaced the increase in staff,” they wrote, citing data from the U.S. General Accounting Office.
... security recommendations made by OIG as part of a 2016 audit, and that the SEC had submitted to the General Accounting Office evidence of ...
Officials at the State General Accounting Office are concerned about the way that the “social dividend” pledged by Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras ...
... from the U.S. Department of Energy, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, General Accounting Office and the Texas Public Utilities Commission.
The General Accounting Office looked into allegations that President Clinton staffers had ripped phone cords from walls, left obscene voicemail ...
As Congress pays out more than 36 billion dollars in disaster relief, the General Accounting Office recommends that the federal government ...
In two-scathing reports over the last two years, the General Accounting Office found many Bureau of Indian Affairs inspectors had not completed ...
The U.S. General Accounting Office estimated that 31 percent of the accidental deaths caused by firearms might have been prevented with the ...
... in the U.S. What's more, in 2002, the U.S. General Accounting Office suggested 200,000 underground storage tanks then in operation were ...
The Office of the General Counsel at the US General Accounting Office, acutely aware of the distress caused, purported in 2001 to have ...
Along that 2,000-mile border, the General Accounting Office says the federal government and Native American tribes own only about 33 ...
... is to process loans in 21 days, it took more than twice as long — 45 days — after Sandy, according to a General Accounting Office review.


 

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