About POGO

Bonnie Goldstein

Investigative Advisor


Bonnie Goldstein is an investigative advisor with the Project On Government Oversight.

Paper Cuts: No Match for Mother’s Milk

July 13, 2018

Baby-food makers latch on to breastfeeding policy to sell formula.

Paper Cuts: How Can I Contact My Daughter?

June 27, 2018

As the government tries to undo the damage from its zero tolerance policy, parents in custody wait and wonder how to contact their kids.

Paper Cuts: Trump Foundation—Charity Begins at Home

June 20, 2018

New York State’s two-year investigation into Trump Foundation financial abuses was referred to IRS.

Paper Cuts: Slow Stroll to Salad Safety

June 13, 2018

A food safety regulation to prevent contamination of fresh fruits and vegetables still has not been implemented after seven years.

Paper Cuts: Orphaned Parents

June 8, 2018

Court documents shed light on the impact of separating children and parents at the border.

Paper Cuts: ZTE’s Action Plan for Smuggling Banned Tech to Iran

May 25, 2018

Paper Cuts examines the questionable trading history of the controversial Chinese phone company at the center of the President’s recent tweets.

Paper Cuts: Cashing in on Connections

May 17, 2018

What may be most shocking of all is, current laws regulating lobbying are so painfully weak that Cohen’s potential influence-peddling may have been legal.

Paper Cuts: Blankenship’s Battles

May 7, 2018

There are tens of thousands of documents that could tell the storied history of rags-to-riches, up-from-the-hollow U.S. Senate candidate and lifelong coal baron Don Blankenship. But you really only need to look at one sheet of paper with a long list of names.