“As of November 12, 2015, there were about 4,800 open recommendations and matters for congressional consideration for the 24 largest federal departments and agencies. If implemented, they could result in significant benefits across the federal government.”

When federal agencies implement the recommendations put forward by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), they can increase their savings and revenue, enhance services to the public, and improve federal programming overall.

Read more about the work of our federal counterparts at the GAO blog.

Source: Getting Closure on Our Recommendations