C-SPAN Covers AICPA National Governmental Accounting and Auditing Update Conference
Published August 11, 2014
C-SPAN on Aug. 11 broadcast live from the AICPA’s Governmental Accounting and Auditing Update Conference presentations by the recently appointed Inspectors General for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) and by a panel of speakers from the U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB). DHS Inspector General John Roth and DoD Inspector General Jon Rymer discussed the role of the inspector general in their respective agencies and the need for efficiency, independence and objectivity, and the auditing process. OMB officials Regina Kearney, Karen Lee and Mike Wetklow talked about key federal financial management issues and future challenges at the conference in Washington, D.C. Watch the IG presentation and the OMB session on C-SPAN’s website.