About POGO

Rebecca Jones

Beth Daley Policy Associate


POGO to Attorney General Sessions: Opioid Task Force Must Examine the Revolving Door

March 16, 2018

The opioid crisis has been fueled for decades by the legalized corruption created by the revolving door between the government and drug companies, that is why POGO asked Attorney General Jess Sessions to instruct the new opioid crisis task force.

Short-Staffed: Vacancies Leave Life-Altering Oversight Work for Later

March 21, 2018

Several administrative review boards lack adequate membership to decide important questions of workers’ rights and surveillance oversight. As a result, workers can’t find relief and the American public is worse off.

Government Prison Contracts Gamble with Taxpayer Dollars

February 27, 2018

The Justice Department is implementing President Trump’s promise to bring back private prison contracts, ignoring its own Inspector General’s recommendations.

Oversight Committee Democrats File Suit to Compel Trump Hotel Details

November 3, 2017

Democratic lawmakers in the House filed suit on Thursday to compel the General Services Administration to hand over details surrounding the Trump International Hotel’s ties to the President and to money stemming from foreign officials.

April 13, 2018

Rebecca Jones: Vacancies Act lacks teeth, needs reform

Federal News Radio | By Tom Temin