Waco Tribune-Herald

September 2007
Hill;9/19/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 107, p32
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.


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