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Acronym Glossary

Acronyms are often used by public and private agencies as timesaving, shorthand ways to communicate lengthy titles or basic concepts. This glossary provides a quick reference to the terms, acronyms and abbreviations commonly used by this Department.

Topics G

  • GAO

    Federal Government Accountability Office.

    Grants Enrollment, Application and Reporting System. Formerly known as CARS. 


    Governor's Equity and Inclusion Advisory Council

  • GHEC

    Governor's Health Equity Council


    Great Lakes Inter-Tribal Council. A coalition of 12 Indian tribes of Wisconsin and Upper Michigan.
  • GPR

    General Purpose Revenue: consists of state collected taxes and other revenue. This money goes to the state general fund where it can be distributed by the legislature.


    Greater Wisconsin Agency on Aging Resources, Inc.

Last revised February 14, 2024