Independent Oversight of Recovery Act Funding for Mississippi's Weatherization Assistance Program

Needham, John K.
July 2010
GAO Reports;7/1/2010, p1
Government Documents
The article examines the utilization of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Recovery Act) funding on the Weatherization Assistance Program in Mississippi. It states that the program allows low-income families to reduce their utility bills by making energy-efficiency improvements to their homes. It also highlights issues identified related to the quality of oversight of the program by Mississippi Department of Human Services' (MDHS) Division of Program Integrity (DPI).


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