TITLE

Undercover Testing Finds Fraud and Abuse at Selected Head Start Centers

PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
GAO Reports;5/18/2010, preceding p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Document
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
51003955

 

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