May 15, 2013

Provided for the Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development Committee on Appropriations U.S. Senate

Statement for the Record, Gregory H. Friedman Inspector General U.S. Department of Energy

Madam Chairwoman and members of the Subcommittee, pursuant to your May 9, 2013, request, I am providing information relating to today’s
hearing on the Department of Energy’s Fiscal Year (FY) 2014 budget. Specifically, you requested information on the most significant management challenges facing the Department, as identified by the Office of Inspector General.