DOD comptroller 'disappointed' with rate of audit progress

By Tony Bertuca / November 16, 2022 at 8:15 AM
Pentagon Comptroller Mike McCord said he is "disappointed" that the Defense Department's rate of progress has slowed when it comes to achieving a clean financial audit, announcing Tuesday that DOD has, as expected, failed for the fifth consecutive year. “I am disappointed we didn’t show more progress,” he told reporters Tuesday. “This is basically the same picture as last year .” While significant components of the consolidated DOD financial audit , which covers $3.5 trillion in assets at $3.7 trillion...

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