TITLE

Waco Tribune-Herald

PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Hill;9/19/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 107, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the Federal Financial Management Improvement Act, a 1996 bill designed to reassure the taxpayers' money would be closely monitored to help prevent waste, fraud and abuse in the U.S. It states that the law has been violated by the Defense Department and the Department of Homeland Security as these bodies overpriced budgets for items including $400 hammers and $600 toilet seats. It notes that the Defense Department has never met the requirements of the 1996 law.
ACCESSION #
26746252

 

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