Biennial Reports

The Little Hoover Commission: Advocating for Change 2021-22

Report #272, January 2023
The Little Hoover Commission—California’s independent government watchdog—today released its traditional biennial report, summarizing its oversight activities during the past two years and highlighting top opportunities for government reform. As...

The Little Hoover Commission: Advocating for Change 2019-20

Report #255, December 2020
The Little Hoover Commission – California’s independent government watchdog – today released its traditional biennial report, summarizing its oversight activities during the past two years and highlighting top opportunities for government reform. As...

The Economy & Efficiency Report 2017-18

Report #246, February 2019
On Thursday, February 7, 2019, the Little Hoover Commission released the 2017-2018 edition of its biennial Economy and Efficiency Report. Inside the report you will find a synopsis of our oversight work and accomplishments during the past two...

The Economy & Efficiency Report 2015-16

Report #235, October 2016
On Thursday, October 27, 2016, the Little Hoover Commission released its 2016 edition of its biennial Economy and Efficiency Report. Inside the report you will find a synopsis of our oversight work and accomplishments during the past two years,...

The Economy & Efficiency Report 2013-14

Report #224, October 2014
The Commission’s biennial report summarizes all Commission activities and accomplishments during the 2013 and 2014 legislative session. The report provides an overview of the Commission’s history, study process...

Improving Government Performance: Recommendations from an Independent Voice

Report #213, November 2012
The Commission’s biennial report summarizes all Commission activities and accomplishments during the 2011 and 2012 legislative session. The report provides an overview of the Commission’s history, study...

Smart State Management

Report #203, November 2010
The Commission’s biennial report summarizes all Commission activities and accomplishments during the 2009 and 2010 legislative session. The report provides an overview of the Commission’s history, study...

Improving Government Performance: Accountability, Governance, Transparency

Report #198a, March 2009
The Commission’s biennial report summarizes all Commission activities and accomplishments during the 2007 and 2008 legislative session. The report provides an overview of the Commission’s history, study process and the role it plays within...

An Independent Voice for Government Reform: Biennial Report 2005-2006

Report #186, February 2007
The Commission’s biennial report summarizes all Commission activities and accomplishments during the 2005 and 2006 legislative session. The report provides an overview of the Commission’s history, study...

Opening the Doors of Government: Biennial Report 2003-2004

Report #178, January 2005
The Commission’s biennial report summarizes all Commission activities and accomplishments during the 2003 and 2004 legislative session. The report provides an overview of the Commission’s history, study process and the role it...