TITLE

Increasing the Public's Understanding of What Funds Are Being Spent on and What Outcomes Are Expected

AUTHOR(S)
Dodaro, Gene L.
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
GAO Reports;6/28/2010, preceding p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Documents
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a study made by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) on the transparency and accountability in the expenditure of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Recovery Act). It notes that the act was a response to the economic crisis. Furthermore, the Congress built provisions that require the recipients of the act's funding to report quarterly so that the public can see how its money is being spent and what is being achieved.
ACCESSION #
52248273

 

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