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Addressing the Long-Term Fiscal Challenge


  • Gene L. Dodaro has served as the eighth comptroller general of the United States and head of the U.S. Government Accountability Offi ce (GAO) since 2010. Previously, he had served as acting comptroller general since 2008. He has testifi ed before Congress on important national issues, including the nation's longterm fi scal outlook, efforts to reduce and eliminate overlap and duplication across the federal government, and the GAO's “High Risk List,” which focuses on specifi c challenges—from reducing improper payments under Medicare and Medicaid to improving the Pentagon's business practices. E-mail:

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