Posts Tagged ‘GAO’

Metro Can Do Better, GAO Says

Metro's board doesn't meet frequently enough or spend enough time and energy on planning, and they can't even measure their own performance, a new government audit found.
The Government Accountability Office study of Metro’s governance practices suggests the transit agency’s board needs to conduct more frequent self-assessments and improve its strategic planning efforts to [...]

Congress’s D.C. Schools Report, and Cash for Clunkers

Michelle Rhee, the D.C. schools chancellor, was hot and cold on the Government Accountability Office report, delivered yesterday on Capitol Hill, on how well the clunker of a school system has done in the last two years implementing reforms.
Which is to say, she liked the part where it said she and Mayor Adrian Fenty [...]