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GAO Expands Oversight of Intelligence

The Government Accountability Office has overcome longstanding opposition to its role in intelligence oversight, and has been conducting several projects involving oversight of intelligence agencies.  A classified GAO review of FBI counterterrorism programs has been completed, and a GAO investigation of the role of contractors in intelligence is in progress. Last year, acting at congressional [.
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Senate Bill Would Enable GAO to Aid Intelligence Oversight

Military / US Military : Secrecy News (2 years ago)

A bill introduced by Congressional Democrats would empower the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to perform financial audits and other oversight of U.S. intelligence agencies, a function that those agencies have long resisted. ... Read Post

GAO: White House Erred on Intelligence Oversight

Military / US Military : Secrecy News (5 years ago)

The Obama Administration presented “several misstatements of law and fact” in its March 15 letter opposing legislation to enhance the role of the Government Accountability Office in intelligence oversight, the head of the GAO said i... Read Post

Intelligence Agencies Are Told to Cooperate with GAO

Military / US Military : Secrecy News (4 years ago)

An expanded role for the Government Accountability Office (GAO) in oversight of the U.S. Intelligence Community (IC) may soon become a reality as the result of an official directive that requires intelligence agencies to work with a... Read Post


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