This paper seeks to advance knowledge about congressional use of the program assessment rating tool (PART) in the 109th Congress. The research suggest that both congressional chambers use PART on a limited basis; affirms that congressional committees are exposed to PART scores through congressional budget justification score inclusion and in federal agency testimony; and that use was primarily driven by non-congressional actors.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||19|
|Journal||Public Budgeting and Finance|
|State||Published - Dec 1 2008|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Economics and Econometrics
- Public Administration