Congressional Affairs Contact Office (CACO)

Who We Are

The Congressional Affairs Contact Office is ACSIM's link to Congress, and is charged with the mission of defending the President’s Budget and consequently, maintaining the continuity and integrity of Army funding.

What We Do

The CACO is dual-hatted and serves as congressional advisor and technical consultant to the ACSIM and commanding general of Installation Management Command and Army senior leadership staff for all congressional actions on such matters as:

  • Military Construction
  • Installation Management
  • Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR) programs
The CACO team provides support in preparation of congressional briefings, meetings, hearings, letters and requests for information. The team controls congressional actions to ensure that ACSIM and IMCOM communications are coordinated, timely, accurate and consistent.

Our Functions

  • Congressional Hearings
  • Congressional Engagements
  • Congressional Inquiries
  • Congressional Analysis and Advice