Undercover Testing Finds Fraud and Abuse at Selected Head Start Centers

May 2010
GAO Reports;5/18/2010, preceding p1
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The article highlights the study conducted by the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to investigate alleged fraud and abuse by grantees under the Head Start program in the U.S. GAO investigated the allegations and conducted undercover tests to determine whether centers were committing fraud. The GAO also interviewed grantees and informants. Agency officials attended a corrective action briefing related to weaknesses identified.


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