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Lane Corrigan

Intern

Purchase Cards Cut Red Tape but Not Spending

July 11, 2016

A new GAO report finds room for improvement in how federal agencies analyze purchases made on government purchase cards. When agencies don’t fully review their receipts, they miss opportunities to leverage their buying power and find discounts.

Senate Report: VA OIG Failed to Publicize Findings in Tomah

June 6, 2016

A new Senate report by the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee majority staff found that the Veterans Affairs Office of Inspector General (VA OIG) inadequately investigated and publicized misconduct at a VA medical center in Tomah, Wisconsin.