About POGO

Neil Gordon


ngordon@pogo.org |

Year Started At POGO: 2007

Areas of Expertise: Federal Contractor Misconduct, Contractor Accountability, Government Privatization

Neil Gordon joined POGO in 2007. His chief responsibility is managing POGO’s groundbreaking Federal Contractor Misconduct Database. He also works with the media, answers public queries, submits comments to the federal agencies on proposed regulations, and blogs on contracting issues and other public policy matters. Prior to joining POGO, Gordon was a researcher and writer at the Center for Public Integrity, working on the Center’s investigations of prosecutors, U.S. contractors in Iraq and Afghanistan, state legislators and lobbyists, and international corruption. From 1995 to 2000, Gordon practiced law in Maryland. He holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of Delaware and a law degree from the University of Baltimore. He has written for Nieman Watchdog, Washington Business Journal, and IRE Journal and has been quoted in Bloomberg Government, Federal Times, and FoxNews.com.

POGO highlights:

POGO Supports Federal Rule Denying Funds to Companies That Restrict Employees' Whistleblower Rights Through Confidentiality Agreements

March 18, 2016

In honor of Sunshine Week, POGO issued a public comment supporting the White House's effort to safeguard federal funds from companies that make employees sign away their right to report misconduct.

POGO Supports Federal Rule Requiring Suspension/Debarment Review Before Awarding Contracts to Companies With Unpaid Taxes or a Felony Conviction

February 1, 2016

POGO issued a public comment supporting the White House's effort to safeguard federal funds from companies that committed a felony or owe taxes.

POGO Supports Government Access to Contractor Labor Violations to Improve Compliance, Avoid Bad Actors, and Level the Playing Field

August 26, 2015

The Project On Government Oversight submitted a public comment supporting the proposed implementation of President Obama’s “Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces” Executive Order, which imposes new disclosure requirements on contractors and seeks to improve their labor practices.

POGO Supports Proposed Rule to Extend Conflict of Interest Requirements for Contractors

June 2, 2014

POGO has a longstanding interest in the intersection of federal contracting and ethics—namely, ensuring that the same conflict of interest rules that apply to federal employees apply to contractor employees.

Environmental and Workplace Safety are Crucial Elements of Contractor Responsibility

January 17, 2013

The Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board (CSB) has presented its findings on the April 2011 explosion and fire at the Waikele storage bunker in Hawaii that killed five people handling illegal fireworks seized by federal authorities. The five men were performing this work for a Treasury Department subcontractor, Donaldson Enterprises, Inc.

POGO makes comment on Contractor Compliance Program and Integrity Reporting

January 14, 2008

POGO supports contractor compliance program and integrity reporting, but the proposed rule’s mandatory reporting requirement must be clarified and expanded to require contractors to disclose a broader array of unethical conduct.

What is Going on Behind the Attacks on SIGAR?

May 6, 2016

These are dangerous days for the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction, whose investigation of waste and wrongdoing in the $113 billion effort to rebuild Afghanistan— particularly of an overpriced gas station—has unleashed a firestorm of criticism.

CIA Watchdog Finds Abuses in Use of Independent Contractors

May 2, 2016

A newly released Inspector General audit found the CIA broke the law in its hiring and managing its independent contractors. The agency might also have overpaid for the services.

Plaintiffs Protest PACER Pricing

April 28, 2016

A proposed class action lawsuit alleges the office that runs the PACER court-document access system has been ripping off users for years.

Improprieties Found in Navy Port Service Contracts

April 12, 2016

An audit conducted in response to a massive Navy contract bribery scandal found significant weaknesses in the Navy’s management of port service contractors, as well as several improper—and potentially fraudulent—practices by the Navy and its contractors.

Is the Government Too Transparent?

March 21, 2016

To celebrate Sunshine Week, two noted scholars debated the question “Is Our Government Too Open?”

A Guaranteed Taxpayer Rip-Off?

March 9, 2016

The U.S. Navy and Coast Guard are "essentially rewarding" contractors for producing defective ships, according to a recent GAO report.

Pentagon Must Improve Oversight of Defective Spare Parts

February 25, 2016

According to a new report, the Pentagon passed up more than $12 million in refunds from contractors and put our fighting forces at risk by not effectively managing its stockpile of defective spare parts.

False Profits: Air Force Contractors Reap Taxpayer-Funded Windfall

February 17, 2016

The U.S. Air Force might have paid contractors tens of millions of dollars in unwarranted profits, according to a new report by the Department of Defense Inspector General.

Divided Loyalty: Financial Industry Fights To Keep Its Interests Ahead of Investors'

February 10, 2016

It took almost six years, but the government is set to issue a rule that will increase transparency and accountability in financial advice given to retirement savers.

New Rule Increases Scrutiny of Deadbeat and Felon Contractors

February 3, 2016

POGO supports a new rule requiring federal agencies to more rigorously screen felon and tax-delinquent companies that bid on contracts.

More Troubles for Whistleblower Thomas Tamm

January 29, 2016

The federal government hounded Thomas Tamm for years after he exposed the Bush administration’s warrantless wiretapping. Now, the District of Columbia wants to take his law license away for blowing the whistle.

Senate Examines Controversial DoD Afghanistan Task Force

January 22, 2016

There were plenty of fireworks at a Senate Armed Services subcommittee hearing on a Pentagon task force that spent $638 million to revive Afghanistan's economy.

Millions of Dollars Wasted in Afghan Extractives Program

January 14, 2016

The Pentagon Task Force that spent $43 million on a gas station and $150 million on luxury villas might have wasted up to $54 million on efforts to revive Afghanistan's oil, gas, and minerals industries.

Many Top Federal Contractors Have Human Rights Violations

December 17, 2015

As Human Rights Week wraps up, we invite the public to explore our Federal Contractor Misconduct Database for instances in which the federal government's largest suppliers were alleged or found to have violated basic human rights and freedoms.

Federal Fraud Recoveries Drop More than 38 Percent

December 15, 2015

In fiscal year 2015, the Department of Justice recovered more than $3.5 billion in cases involving fraud against the government—a dramatic decrease from the previous fiscal year’s total.

Visualizing 20 Years of Contractor Misconduct

December 14, 2015

POGO's Federal Contractor Misconduct Database comes alive in an online interactive graph.

Drawing a Bead on Contractor Misconduct

December 8, 2015

Last month's announcement that defense contractor L-3 Communications will pay over $25 million to settle a False Claims Act lawsuit for selling defective gun sights left us with mixed feelings.

DoD Task Force Blew $150 Million on Posh Digs

December 3, 2015

The Pentagon task force responsible for the $43 million gas station in Afghanistan now stands accused of wasting millions on lavish private housing.

Senate Probing Possible Reprisal Against DoD Task Force Whistleblower

November 23, 2015

The Pentagon task force responsible for the $43 million gas station in Afghanistan is in the news again, this time over claims by its former chief that he is the victim of whistleblower retaliation.

Big Pharma, Oil Dominate List of Federal Contractors Most Penalized for Misconduct

November 12, 2015

For the first time since the Project On Government Oversight (POGO) began tracking misconduct by the largest federal contractors, pharmaceutical and oil companies make up the top five highest penalized companies in POGO’s annual update.

Key Trends in POGO’s Revamped Contractor Misconduct Database

November 12, 2015

Energy companies, drug manufacturers, and military hardware suppliers dominate the list of wrongdoers profiled in POGO's upgraded Federal Contractor Misconduct Database.

DoD Pays Premium for Gas Station in Afghanistan

November 2, 2015

The Pentagon won't explain why it spent nearly $43 million to build a gas station in Afghanistan that shouldn't have cost more than $500,000.

The 100-Hour Workday Is the New $435 Hammer

October 19, 2015

Why have there been so many federal contractor labor fraud cases in the news lately?

New DOJ Corporate Crime Policy Will Impact Contracting

September 17, 2015

What impact will the Department of Justice's new guidelines for fighting corporate crime have on the companies in POGO's Federal Contractor Misconduct Database and on federal contracting in general?

Obama Orders Contractors to Provide Paid Sick Leave

September 9, 2015

On Labor Day, President Obama signed an Executive Order requiring contractors to provide employees paid sick leave. It was the latest in a series of executive actions designed to improve contractors’ labor practices.

Army Ordered to Pay KBR’s Legal Expenses

August 31, 2015

The millions of dollars KBR has spent fighting lawsuits alleging toxic poisoning in Iraq must be reimbursed by taxpayers, according to a ruling by the Armed Services Board of Contract Appeals.

POGO Supports “Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces” Rule

August 27, 2015

The Project On Government Oversight submitted a public comment supporting a proposed rule implementing an Executive Order for expanded contractor disclosure. We also suggested ways to make the final rule more effective.

Court Upholds Federal Ban on Pay-to-Play

July 10, 2015

A federal appeals court unanimously upheld the ban on contractor campaign contributions. The court ruled that the ban is supported by the compelling interest of preventing corruption.

Federal Small Business Contracting: Fact or Fiction?

July 7, 2015

The Small Business Administration touted the federal government's small business contracting success last year, claiming $91.7 billion, or 25 percent of all contract dollars, was awarded to small businesses. Are the numbers too good to be true?

Afghanistan Watchdog Hunts $36 Million White Elephant

May 22, 2015

The Afghanistan reconstruction watchdog released its findings regarding an unused command facility at Camp Leatherneck that cost taxpayers $36 million.

A National Action Plan for Contract Reform

May 21, 2015

For the upcoming 3rd National Action Plan, POGO is proposing 8 commitments that will advance contracting transparency.

Slaughterhouse Jive: $1.5M Wasted on Afghan Abattoir

April 27, 2015

The Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction found that an abandoned and unfinished slaughterhouse in eastern Afghanistan could cost taxpayers upwards of $5.8 million.

Suspension and Debarment by the Numbers

April 24, 2015

A new report shows that the federal government is increasingly relying on suspension and debarment to prevent risky companies and individuals from receiving contracts, grants, and other taxpayer funds.

Flying the Whistleblower-Unfriendly Skies

April 8, 2015

Add United Airlines to the list of major companies that may be suppressing whistleblowers with restrictive confidentiality agreements. The agreement United requires its employees to sign is very similar to the one for which KBR was recently punished.

Report Finds Shaky Whistleblower Support by Big Contractors

April 2, 2015

A State Department Inspector General report found that some of the government's largest contractors have confidentiality policies that may have a chilling effect on whistleblowers.

Watchdog Scrutinizes Pentagon Spending in Afghanistan

April 1, 2015

The Department of Defense provided an incomplete picture of the billions of dollars it has obligated for Afghanistan reconstruction.

The Few, The Proud, The Small Business Contractors

March 26, 2015

A new report by the Pentagon’s watchdog found that Marine Corps Base Quantico is not doing enough to ensure that small businesses are getting their fair share of federal contracts.

Who Are the Biggest Corporate Welfare Moochers?

March 18, 2015

Who are Uncle Sam's favorite corporations? Find out with a free online database that tracks government subsidies and other financial support.

Anti-Low Road Contracting Rule Coming Soon

March 16, 2015

The White House will soon issue a proposed rule for implementing President Obama’s Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces Executive Order. The order will save money and protect millions of workers, but it faces strong opposition from contractors.

Pentagon Tries to Bury Latest Afghanistan Report

March 13, 2015

Recent actions by the Pentagon justify the public's concern that the government is not being completely forthright about what's happening in Afghanistan.

SIGAR Publishes Newly Declassified Data

March 4, 2015

The Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction updated its latest quarterly report after the Pentagon bowed to pressure and declassified information about Afghan security forces.

POGO Gets a Peek Inside FAPIIS

February 27, 2015

Documents obtained through the Freedom of Information Act reveal new insights into the federal government's contractor and grantee misconduct database.

Waste Disposal in Afghanistan: The Final Word

February 12, 2015

The military's approach to solid waste disposal in Afghanistan was “haphazard and reactive,” not to mention health-endangering, according to a new report.

Darkness Falls on Afghanistan Oversight

January 29, 2015

SIGAR's latest quarterly report on the Afghanistan reconstruction effort is another example of pointless government censorship.

SAIC Fraud Case Leaves Whistleblower Unsettled

January 26, 2015

Two years after the company formerly known as SAIC paid millions to settle a contract fraud case, the Air Force officer who blew the whistle remains disappointed with the outcome.

Supreme Court Strikes Out KBR

January 22, 2015

The U.S. Supreme Court rejected appeals by KBR and Halliburton to dismiss three lawsuits accusing them of harming service members and civilians in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Court Revives False Claims Suit Against Triple Canopy

January 14, 2015

A federal appeals court revived a False Claims Act lawsuit alleging private security contractor Triple Canopy concealed the fact that its guards in Iraq lacked basic firearms proficiency.

Former CEO of “Flagrant 5” Firm Pleads Guilty to Fraud

December 16, 2014

Former Louis Berger Group CEO Derish Wolff pleaded guilty to overbilling the U.S. Agency for International Development. Two other former executives have already pleaded guilty in the matter, for which the company paid $69 million in civil and criminal fines.

DOJ Announces Record-Setting Year for Fraud Recovery

December 3, 2014

Fiscal year 2014 was a record-setting year for fraud recoveries under the False Claims Act: the Department of Justice clawed back nearly $5.7 billion in taxpayer money.

Corporate Political Spenders Get Lucrative Payouts

November 20, 2014

America's largest corporations got, on average, $760 in federal funds for every $1 they spent on lobbying and campaign contributions, combined. For the five largest federal contractors, however, the average return on investment was more than twice that amount.

Maersk Settles Alleged Contract Fraud for $8.7M

November 10, 2014

Danish shipping giant Maersk pays $8.7 million to settle claim of defrauding the U.S. government on a contract to supply the military in Afghanistan.

KBR Iraq Fraud Case Gets to Supreme Court

October 30, 2014

A nearly decade-old whistleblower lawsuit alleging KBR defrauded the government and provided contaminated water in Iraq hangs in the balance at the U.S. Supreme Court.

Dead Air: TV Trucks Purchased for Afghanistan Never Used

October 24, 2014

Taxpayers paid $3.6 million for television production vehicles donated to Afghanistan that have never been used.

When Laura Met Edward: A Movie Review

October 24, 2014

CITIZENFOUR, Laura Poitras's new documentary about her meeting with NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden last year, is a compelling story that raises important questions about the state of privacy and freedom in the world today.

Government Becomes Master of Its Data Domain

October 15, 2014

POGO was pleased to see the General Services Administration step in and buy the rights to the federal government’s two most important spending transparency databases: the Federal Procurement Data System-Next Generation and USASpending.gov.

Social Security’s Perilous Plan for Its Future

September 24, 2014

As the Social Security Administration readies its strategic plan for the next decade, there is growing concern over the agency's shift toward Web-based customer service and its contract with credit reporting giant Experian.

USIS Loses Federal Background Check Business

September 16, 2014

The Office of Personnel Management bids adieu to background check contractor USIS.

Hey Big Spender: Spend Our Money More Ethically

September 11, 2014

A new report discusses how federal contracting practices can effect positive change when it comes to human rights throughout the world.

Federal Spending Watchdog Pulls the Plug on DUNS

September 9, 2014

As of October 1, you will no longer be able to track the billions of dollars spent on the economic stimulus and the Hurricane Sandy recovery effort.

DynCorp Sued for Overcharging Anti-Terrorism Program

August 19, 2014

Last week, the public learned that DynCorp International is being sued for defrauding the Army on a narco-terrorism contract, the same contract on which a Pentagon audit found over $100 million in improper charges.

Past Performance Compliance Improving but Far from Perfect

August 12, 2014

According to the GAO, the federal agencies are getting better at reporting contractor past performance data but are still falling short of White House goals.

Obama Cracks Down on “Low Road” Contracting

August 1, 2014

President Barack Obama signed an executive order Thursday that struck a major blow against federal contractors who repeatedly violate wage, safety, and discrimination laws.

Holders of Sensitive Defense Jobs Owe $730 Million in Taxes

July 31, 2014

More than 80,000 federal defense workers and contractor employees in sensitive positions owe more than $730 million in unpaid federal taxes, according to a new GAO report.

U.S. Using Unsafe Burn Pit in Afghanistan—Again

July 24, 2014

The Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction found unsafe and illegal solid waste disposal practices at Shindand Airbase.

New Brookings Paper Analyzes Government Failure

July 17, 2014

A new research paper and interactive website produced by the Brookings Institution provide a unique insight into federal government failures since 2001.

Blackwater and the “Subservient” State Department

July 10, 2014

The recent revelation of a Blackwater employee's death threat to a State Department official is further evidence of the government's subservience to contractors.

A Blatant Example of Pointless Government Secrecy

July 8, 2014

For a blatant example of the Obama Administration's ludicrous secrecy practices, look no further than this 2013 Pentagon audit of a program to supply aircraft to Afghanistan.

SSA Not Timely in Revoking Contractor Data Access Privileges

June 23, 2014

An audit by the Social Security Administration Inspector General found several agency contractor employees continued to have access to its data systems long after they had left the job.

Senators Press Defense Secretary on KBR Litigation

June 18, 2014

Three senators are demanding answers from Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel about a long-running legal battle between KBR and National Guardsmen who claim the company exposed them to toxic chemicals in Iraq.

United Technologies and the Pentagon: History Repeats

June 10, 2014

A new report by the Department of Defense Inspector General (DoD IG) paints a troubling picture of the Pentagon’s decades-long relationship with one of its top contractors, United Technologies. At best, it indicates some fine-tuning is needed in defense contract management and auditing practices. At worst, it suggests DoD has a less-than-arm’s-length relationship with one of its key providers of goods and services.

Outsourcing the War On Whistleblowers

June 5, 2014

Two prominent federal vendors may be concealing misconduct by violating their employees' whistleblower rights.

POGO Comments on Contractor Personal Conflicts of Interest

June 4, 2014

The Project On Government Oversight submitted a public comment Monday supporting a proposed change in the regulation of federal contractor personal conflicts of interest. The change will revise the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) to extend the guidelines on contractor employee conflicts of interest.

FOUO? Phooey!

May 21, 2014

The Pentagon's Inspector General is using the "for official use only" information label to bury findings of fraud, waste, abuse, mismanagement in defense programs.

DynCorp, Northrop Overcharge for Anti-Terrorism Program

May 19, 2014

POGO obtained a Pentagon Inspector General report not released to the public that found Northrop Grumman and DynCorp International overcharged the government more than $91 million on a counter-terrorism contract, including $3 million for labor hours that exceeded 24 hours in a day.

Defense Contract Competition Rate Stands Pat

May 12, 2014

After several years of steady decline, a new report finds that the rate of competition in defense contracting stayed the same in the last year. This might be a sign that acquisition reform at the Pentagon is succeeding.

“Flagrant 5” Firm Among Top USAID Afghan Relief Recipients

April 29, 2014

A top recipient of USAID Afghanistan reconstruction funding is the Louis Berger Group, one of the infamous "Flagrant Five" Wartime Contracting Commissioner Charles Tiefer called out for poor performance and questionable ethics.

Meet the 3 Largest Recipients of State Dept. Afghan Aid

April 24, 2014

Can the three largest recipients of State Department aid to Afghanistan—DynCorp, PAE, and Civilian Police International—be trusted with billions of taxpayer dollars?

IT Contractor Pays $1.1M for Alleged Resume Padding

April 21, 2014

Computer Sciences Corporation agreed to pay the federal government $1.1 million to settle allegations of defrauding the U.S. Army by submitting false resumes to qualify its employees for higher paying positions, according to a U.S. attorney.

Congress to Give Private Debt Collection Another Try

April 18, 2014

Congress is considering bills that would require the Internal Revenue Service to hire contractors to collect delinquent federal taxes. Unfortunately, the poor track record of private debt collection programs isn't dissuading some lawmakers.

Judge in Blackwater Prosecution Seeks Probe of State Dept.

April 11, 2014

A federal judge sharply criticized the State Department's decision to grant legal immunity to Blackwater guards involved in a 2007 shooting in Iraq. That decision nearly doomed the manslaughter case against the guards, which goes to trial in June.

Hearing Spotlights Afghanistan Corruption and Waste

April 4, 2014

The $100 billion U.S. reconstruction effort in Afghanistan was on the hot seat on Capitol Hill.

GAO: Noncompetitive Contracts Need Stronger Oversight

March 28, 2014

According to a new GAO report, the government needs to improve oversight of the billions spent each year for goods and services on an urgency basis.

Afghanistan Watchdog Sinks Teeth Into Scrapped Incinerators

March 19, 2014

The Afghanistan reconstruction watchdog has launched a formal inquiry into an ill-fated U.S. Army Corps of Engineers contract to build waste incinerators at Forward Operating Base Sharana.

Entrusting Afghanistan Aid Oversight to Contractors

March 17, 2014

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is about to put contractors in charge of overseeing the billions of dollars invested in Afghanistan reconstruction. Is this a good idea?

Report Shows Continued Growth in Suspensions and Debarments

March 11, 2014

Federal agencies are increasingly relying on suspension and debarment to protect taxpayers from fraud, waste and abuse, according to a new report.

Federal Contracting Hearing Leaves Unanswered Questions

March 7, 2014

Thursday's Senate subcommittee hearing on the government's contractor performance and integrity databases left the public with many unanswered questions, but Senator Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) is totally on the case.

FAPIIS Finally Gets a Hill Hearing

March 5, 2014

Tomorrow, the public will finally get the lowdown on the government's FAPIIS database when the Senate convenes a hearing on contractor performance information.

Fed Business Still Good for USIS, Despite Legal Woes

February 26, 2014

Despite mounting legal troubles, background-check contractor USIS continues raking in millions of dollars in federal contracts.

The Pentagon’s PR War Against SIGAR

February 4, 2014

Military commanders in Afghanistan are waging their most aggressive campaign against the office charged with overseeing the $100 billion being spent on Afghanistan's reconstruction.

KBR Accused of Kickbacks, Gouging, Unsafe Practices in Iraq

January 28, 2014

The Justice Department filed another False Claims Act lawsuit against contractor KBR. This time, KBR is alleged to have engaged in a massive corruption scheme in Iraq that included shipping food in trucks that had previously contained human remains.

DOJ Sues Firm That Screened Edward Snowden and Navy Yard Shooter

January 24, 2014

The Justice Department alleges contractor U.S. Investigations Services submitted more than 600,000 falsified security clearance background investigations over four and a half years and defrauded taxpayers of millions of dollars.

2013: The Year in Federal Fraud Recoveries

January 13, 2014

The federal False Claims Act -- still a potent anti-fraud weapon after 150 years.

Court Upholds 3-Year Contracting Suspension

January 7, 2014

2013 ended on a sour note for Kuwaiti logistics firm Agility, which has been under indictment and barred from federal contracting since 2009.

HealthCare.gov Debacle Reveals Flaws in Contractor Screening

January 3, 2014

Amid the holiday season craziness, The Washington Post published an in-depth account of how a subsidiary of Canadian IT giant CGI Group won the contract to lead the design and testing of the HealthCare.gov website.

Three Strikes Against Waste Disposal in Afghanistan

December 20, 2013

For the third time this year, the Afghanistan reconstruction watchdog found wasteful, possibly life-threatening, waste incineration practices on U.S. bases in Afghanistan.

Ebenezer Scrooge Should Not Be a Federal Contractor

December 17, 2013

New reports by a watchdog group and Congress show why Scrooge-like companies should not be doing business with the federal government.

Has Political Spending Defanged Intel Watchdogs in Congress?

December 13, 2013

Congressional overseers of U.S. intelligence programs received $3.7 million in campaign contributions from the largest intelligence contractors, according to a nonprofit research organization.

Pentagon Says Nyet To Russian Arms Company

November 19, 2013

The Pentagon announced last week that it will no longer buy helicopters from Rosoboronexport, a Russian state-owned arms company with a troubling client list.

Company Linked to Terrorism Gets U.S. Contract Work

November 14, 2013

The Afghanistan reconstruction watchdog found that contractors supporting the insurgency continue to receive U.S. funds and access to U.S. facilities.

Former Blackwater Guards Re-indicted for 2007 Iraq Shooting

October 21, 2013

A federal grand jury re-indicted four former Blackwater guards involved in a shooting in Baghdad in September 2007.

April 20, 2016

Major flaws in U.S. Navy’s Oversight of Service Contractors

The National Interest | By POGO's Neil Gordon

February 23, 2016

Audit says Robins contractors overpaid by millions

The Telegraph | By Wayne Crenshaw

July 29, 2015

CNBC Fast Money: Love Of A Lifetime Stocks

Shares Investment | By Chen Xushuang

April 7, 2015

Are State Department Contractors Shortchanging Whistleblowers?

Government Executive (GovExec.com) | By Charles S. Clark

December 8, 2014

Supreme Group Fined $389 Million for Overcharging Pentagon

The Wall Street Journal | By Doug Cameron

September 29, 2014

The Many, Many Ideas to Fix the Broken Security Clearance Process

Government Executive (govexec.com) | By Eric Katz

August 10, 2014

What Obama’s new executive order means for federal contractors

The Washington Post | By Amrita Jayakumar

June 18, 2014

Contractor that vetted Snowden gets load of work after paying lobbyists

The Washington Times | By Jim McElhatton

June 2, 2014

U.S. punishing more federal contractors for poor performance

The Baltimore Sun | By Justin George

May 19, 2014

Northrop Grumman improperly charged government more than $100 million, IG says

The Washington Post | By Christian Davenport

February 28, 2014

The Era of Security Clearance Self-Review Could Be Permanently Over

Government Executive at govexec.com | By Charles S. Clark

February 20, 2014

'Windfalls of war': Companies with spotty records making billions off Afghanistan

Fox News | By Kelley Beaucar Vlahos

February 18, 2014

FBI Secretive About Spy Gear Technology

McClatchy News Service via Government Technology govtech.com | By Carl Prine

November 13, 2013

2WTK: Company Behind Food Stamp Program Has History Of Complaints

WFMY - NBC News | By Benjamin Briscoe

May 2, 2013

Senate considering bill to ban tax scofflaw contractors

USA Today | By Tom Vanden Brook