Lawmakers ask GAO to look into the service’s placement, and its ability to manage contract guards.
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The $4 million award also will go toward bringing speakers to educate young people about public service.
Over the past decade, seven large agencies have moved to shared service centers for financial management systems, administration officials say.
Bill would limit subcontracting, boost competition and transparency, and address acquisition workforce problems.
Such an arrangement would allow agencies that receive fewer services to pay lower overhead.
More than half of the officers who responded to the 2005 hurricanes lacked previous deployment experience, IG finds.
Involving more agencies would facilitate faster exchanges of knowledge about cyber-threats and attacks, official says.
The emergency medical system returns home, hopefully to better health.
Officials have failed to tie award fees, which average 90 percent of the maximum amount allowed, to program outcomes, GAO finds.
Three government entities are now using a publicly available tool to make reams of information more accessible to Internet searchers.