Preliminary Observations on Funding, Oversight, and Investigations and Prosecutions of ACORN or Potentially Related Organizations

Larence, Eileen R.
June 2010
GAO Reports;6/14/2010, p1
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The article discusses preliminary observations on funding, oversight, investigations and prosecutions of the Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN) or potentially related organizations in the U.S. It examines the amount of funding that federal agencies award to ACORN as well as the source and purpose of the funding. It also investigates the extent of applied oversight mechanisms in monitoring awards, the extent of prosecutions, nature and results to ACORN.


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