According to the AGA Code of Ethics, a government agency contract manager using a vendor
as a personal reference would constitute:
B. professional incompetence.
C. a conflict of interest.
A government agency's mission statement should include:
A. services and accomplishments.
B. organizational structure and hierarchy.
C. major functions and goals.
D. performance measures and reports.
One way in which federal and state governments influence local governments is by:
A. providing block grants.
B. issuing ordinances.
C. authorizing debt.
D. setting budget authority.
A method used to assess accountability of state agencies includes:
A. a bond rating review.
B. program evaluation.
C. judicial review.
D. an ordinance compliance audit.
A discretionary grant is characterized by a:
A. transfer of funds based upon a formula.
B. transfer of funds for broadly-defined purposes.
C. transfer of funds for specific purposes.