Accession Number:

ADA402406

Title:

U.S. General Accounting Office: The Role of GAO in Assisting Congressional Oversight

Descriptive Note:

Congressional testimony

Corporate Author:

GENERAL ACCOUNTING OFFICE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2002-06-05

Pagination or Media Count:

13.0

Abstract:

I am pleased to appear before you today to discuss the role of the United States General Accounting Office GAO in assisting the United States Congress in conducting oversight of the executive branch. GAOs mission is to support the Congress in meeting its constitutional responsibilities and to help improve the performance and accountability of the federal government for the benefit of the American people.

Subject Categories:

  • Government and Political Science

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE