Government Accounting Office


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Noun1.Government Accounting Office - an independent nonpartisan federal agency that acts as the investigative arm of Congress making the executive branch accountable to Congress and the government accountable to citizens of the United StatesGovernment Accounting Office - an independent nonpartisan federal agency that acts as the investigative arm of Congress making the executive branch accountable to Congress and the government accountable to citizens of the United States
bureau, federal agency, government agency, agency, office, authority - an administrative unit of government; "the Central Intelligence Agency"; "the Census Bureau"; "Office of Management and Budget"; "Tennessee Valley Authority"
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Government Accounting Office calculated last year that 119 Americans have been killed by Islamist extremists since the 9/11 attacks, and 106 Americans by far-right extremists.
That's certainly the case in the United States, where the US Government Accounting Office calculated last year that 119 Americans have been killed by Islamist extremists since the 9-11 attacks, and 106 Americans by far-right extremists.
Government Accounting Office. Schools also find it challenging to recruit new students, due to the high cost of training.
In May, the GAO (Government Accounting Office) published a report entitled, "DOD Should Improve Its Oversight of the Exceptional Family Member Program." In a nutshell, EFMP has a lot of work to do.
The most authoritative independent studies were done by the Government Accounting Office in (https://www.gao.gov/assets/670/662546.pdf) 2014  and the Congressional Research Service in (https://www.everycrsreport.com/files/20110110_RL33152_69b27c980f2b1121fd078e3982ac47e9c48d7111.pdf) 2011  and (https://environment.transportation.org/pdf/proj_delivery_stream/crs_report_envrev.pdf) 2012 .
The points she makes are in direct contradiction with what I have read since 1998 - many columns written (and published in The Register-Guard) by Nobel- Prize-winning economist Paul Krugman, Government Accounting Office studies over multiple years beginning in 1990, and the economic feasibility studies commissioned by every state considering to implement single-payer system.
However, Matz also said the rule came after the NCUA was pressured by its own inspector general and the Government Accounting Office. The GAO, Matz reminded the audience, reports its recommendations and follow-up to Congress.
The $400 billion-a-year drug industry is suddenly in trouble." In the ensuing few years, other entities including the Government Accounting Office, well-recognized Wall Street firms, politicians of all colors and stripes, and industry executives have decried what was commonly thought to be a decline in new drug discovery and approval.
A study in July by the Government Accounting Office urging agencies with unmanned aerial vehicles to share their best practices using open source systems prompted the research effort.
Government Accounting Office (GAO) found that in 1998 approximately 18 percent of final major rules were published without Notices of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRMs).
Government Accounting Office (GAO) is working on a report on the product, and federal agency representatives are monitoring the product, as part of their statutory power to do so, according to reports from the NAIC National Meeting in Washington.

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