Government Accountability Office Reports and Comptroller General Decisions. Correspondence. Tuesday, July 15, 2008.
...Members of the Committee requested that GAO provide additional
comments to a number of post-hearing questions after GAO
testified before the Subcommittee on Management, Investigations,
and Oversight on the Department of Homeland Security's (DHS)
Preparedness for Catastrophic Disasters. The responses are
generally based on work associated with previously issued GAO
products, which were......
Government Accountability Office Reports and Comptroller General Decisions. Testimony. Thursday, July 10, 2008.
...Millions of state and local government employees are promised
pension benefits when they retire. Although these benefits are
not subject, for the most part, to federal laws governing private
sector benefits, there is a federal interest in ensuring that all
American have a secure retirement, as reflected in the special
tax treatment provided for private and public pension funds.
Government Accountability Office Reports and Comptroller General Decisions. Other Written Product. Thursday, June 26, 2008.
...Production Act of 1950 (DPA) to ensure the availability of
industrial resources to meet defense needs. Amendments to the Act
allow its use for energy supply, emergency preparedness, and
critical infrastructure protection and require agencies to report
on foreign offsets, which are incentives to foreign governments
to purchase U.S. goods and services. Only Titles I, III, and VII