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The Office of the Inspector General (OIG) was created by the Government Printing Office Inspector General Act of 1988, Title II of Public Law 100-504 (October 18, 1988). The mission of the GPO OIG is to provide leadership and coordination, and to recommend policies to prevent and detect fraud, waste, abuse and mismanagement, as well as to promote economy, efficiency, and effectiveness in GPO's programs and operations. The OIG offers an independent and objective means of keeping the Public Printer and the Congress fully informed about problems and deficiencies relating to the administration and operations of the GPO. To meet these responsibilities, the OIG conducts audits, evaluations, investigations, inspections, and other reviews. The OIG is dedicated to acting as an agent of positive change to help the GPO improve its efficiency and effectiveness as it undertakes its unprecedented transformation.

Audits & Inspections
Independent & objective performance audits, financial audits, & special reviews relating to GPO.

Internal OIG operational management, including budget, personnel, & information technology matters.

Conducts and coordinates investigations relating to employee misconduct and monetary or material losses occurring in GPO programs and operations.

Report Waste, Fraud or Abuse
GPO Hotline. Report violations of law, rules, or agency regulations, mismanagement, gross waste of funds, abuse of authority, danger to public health and safety related to Government Printing Office contracts, programs, and/or employees.

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Michael A. Raponi
Inspector General
U.S. Government Printing Office
c/o Office of the Inspector General
Stop IG
732 North Capitol St., NW
Washington, DC 20401

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