802Aug 2, 2013
Identity Theft and Tax Fraud
Treasury officials testified at a hearing on identity theft-related tax fraud at the IRS, which had grown by 413 percent over the preceding five years. Georgia State Revenue Commissioner ...
860Aug 1, 2013
Health Care Law Implementation
Witnesses testified on the status of their agencies' implementation of the Affordable Care Act.
918Jul 17, 2013
Health Care Information Sharing
Internal Revenue Service Acting Commissioner Danny Werfel and officials from the Department of Health and Human Services testified at a House joint subcommittee hearing examining information sharing ...
1,712Jun 27, 2013
IRS Scrutiny of Non-Profit Organizations
Daniel Werfel testified on the status of the investigation into the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and its reported targeting of tax-exempt status applicants for more stringent review based on their ...
1,919Jun 6, 2013
IRS Conference Spending, Panel 2
Daniel Werfel testified on an Treasury Department inspector general’s report on more than $4 million Internal Revenue Service spending on an August 2010 conference hosted by the Small Business ...
2,664Jun 3, 2013
IRS Scrutiny of Non-profit Organizations
Danny Werfel and and J. Russell George testified about revelations that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) had applied additional scrutiny to groups applying for tax-exempt status that had the words ...
1,927Feb 14, 2013
Debt Reduction and the Federal Budget
Obama administration cabinet officials testified on the impact of sequestration on their departments. Some of the services that would be cut included Agriculture Department inspections, airport ...
458May 10, 2012
Inspectors General Vacancies in Federal Agencies
Witnesses testified on the effects of federal agency inspector general vacancies on their ability to prevent waste, fraud, and abuse. Committee Chairman Darrell Issa blamed President Obama for ...
336Jun 9, 2011
Federal Property Use Efficiency
Witnesses testified on the efficiency of federal property use. They talked about an Obama administration proposal to save $3 billion through the elimination of unused property, disposing of ...
327Nov 23, 2010
Danny Werfel Remarks on Federal Budget Management
Danny Werfel addressed private-sector and federal, state and local government budget officers at an American Association for Budget and Program Analysis symposium. He talked about steps the ...
247Aug 16, 2010
Governmental Accounting and Budget Management Offices
Gene Dodaro talked about the functions of the Governmental Accounting Office (GAO). In his remarks he outlined U.S. economic and demographic trends and challenges identified in the GAO’s ...