Is There a CPA in the House?

Barry, Joanne S.
July 2010
CPA Journal;Jul2010, Vol. 80 Issue 7, p7
Academic Journal
The article emphasizes the necessity of appointing a certified public accountant (CPA) as comptroller general and director of the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO). The author believes that a CPA who will be the candidate comptroller general should have the ability to identify and suggest enhancements in performance and accountability of federal programs. A discussion of the responsibilities of GAO is also included.


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