Upgrades to make cards compliant with presidential mandate are expected to boost efficiency, protect privacy and guard against identity theft.
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The Federal Protective Service should find better ways to evaluate dispatch centers, such as tracking the time to respond to alarms, GAO says.
Systems thinking gets planners to consider the downstream effects of decisions.
In an attempt to achieve more competitive pricing, GSA opens up its contract for end-to-end card services to its schedules program.
IRS projections show costs may outpace collections; GAO urges accounting changes to reflect contractor fees.
Average time for initial clearances granted in early 2006 was 446 days, GAO finds.
DHS agency steps up immigration-related investigations of businesses.
Use of “proprietary” designation on documents not justified under bid and proposal rules, auditors say.
New passports with biometric chips will help DHS officials detect fraudulent documents.
Presidential directive required agencies to distribute new high tech credentials to at least one worker by Friday.