After Katrina

the role of the Department of Justice Katrina Fraud Task Force and agency inspectors general in preventing waste, fraud, and abuse : hearing before the Subcommittee on Government Management, Finance, and Accountability of the Committee on Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, May 10, 2006 by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Reform. Subcommittee on Government Management, Finance, and Accountability

Publisher: U.S. G.P.O., Publisher: For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington

Written in English
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  • Fraud investigation -- Gulf States,
  • Disaster relief -- Corrupt practices -- Gulf States -- Prevention,
  • Waste in government spending -- Gulf States -- Prevention,
  • Hurricane Katrina, 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 106 p. ;
Number of Pages106
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14557172M
ISBN 100160775132
ISBN 109780160775130

After Katrina by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Reform. Subcommittee on Government Management, Finance, and Accountability Download PDF EPUB FB2

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