Bio: Elmer Boyd Staats (b. June 6, 1914, Richfield, Kansas-d. July 23, 2011, Washington, D.C.), accountant and government official, was the Deputy Director for the Bureau of the Budget from 1958 to 1966. He headed the General Accounting Office, now the Government Accountability Office.
LBJ Connection: Comptroller General of the U.S., 1966-1981
Staats, Elmer B. (Elmer Boyd), 1914-2011,
Biographical info page,
LBJ Presidential Library,
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