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    Barry Anderson Remarks on the Fiscal Cliff

    Barry Anderson talked about the “fiscal cliff,” the impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 if Congress cannot reach a new budget agreement. he focused…

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    Governmental Accounting and Budget Management Offices

    Gene Dodaro talked about the functions of the Governmental Accounting Office (GAO). In his remarks he outlined U.S. economic and demographic trends and challenges identified in the…

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    Financial Crisis and New Regulatory Law

    Representatives from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and the Government Accountability Office talked about the extent of the financial crisis and the effects of the new regulatory…

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    Douglas Duncan on the Housing Market

    Douglas Duncan, Fannie Mae’s chief economist and senior vice president, talked about the economy and the housing market. He said that it remained on “firm footing”…

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    Financial Markets Regulation

    Mary Schapiro spoke about expanding the relationship between the Securities and Exchange Commission and accounting professionals to improve oversight of broker-dealers.

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    Defense Department Spending and Financial Accountability

    Mike McCord talked about Defense Department spending and financial accountability issues. Among the topics he addressed were funding military efforts and preparations for withdrawal…

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    Thomas Curry Remarks on the Banking Industry

    Comptroller of the Currency Thomas Curry spoke on the fifth year anniversary of the bankruptcy of the Lehman Brothers investment firm. He stated that banks and other financial…

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    Fiscal Policy and the Budget Deficit

    Mr. Walker spoke on the topic “The Growing Fiscal Imbalance” at the Governmental Accounting and Auditing Update Conference of the American Institute of Certified Public…

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    Retirement Planning

    Comptroller General Walker delivered the luncheon address at the Institute’s National Conference on Federal Taxes. He talked about the challenges of planning for retirement amid…

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    The FDIC Improvement Act of 1991

    A panel of economists spoke on the FDIC Improvement Act and other issues in American banking. Issues brought up in the discussion included bank mergers and regulations, and many…

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    Alternative Tax Plans

    Participants briefed reporters on a new report on how current alternative proposals, including a flat income tax and a national consumption tax, could affect U.S. citizens and…

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    National Governmental Accounting and Auditing

    In a portion of a forum on government accounting and auditing, Ms. Conley talked about integrity in reporting and financial records. She also talked about how various agencies and…

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    Social Security Reform Proposals

    Mr. Jackson and others talked with reporters about a study that was conducted on Social Security. The study looked at the financial condition of the program and the options for…

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    Tax Issues

    Internal Revenue Service Commissioner Everson delivers the luncheon address at the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants' National Conference on Federal Taxes. He talked…

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    Banking

    Manuel Johnson, the vice chairman of the Federal Reserve Board of Governors, spoke to the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants about his role at the Federal Reserve. He…

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    Pension Benefits

    A conference was held on employee benefit plans, which updated accounting, auditing, and regulation. Mr. Belt spoke about full funding rules of pension benefits. Following…

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    Federal Budget Deficit

    Deputy Assistant Secretary Robert Reid spoke about the annual Federal Consolidated Financial Report and explained some of the differences between the budget and the annual financial…

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    Federal Financial Management, Part 1

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    Washington: Reading Between the Lines

    Ms. Drew spoke on the crisis in the Persian Gulf and how it affects Washington politics. She also discussed the origins of the federal budget problems.

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