The (POGO) Blog
June 7, 2018
Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO) introduced legislation compelling patient advocacy groups to report funding they receive from pharmaceutical companies. This added transparency will give the public a new lens through which to view actions of these groups.
Topics: Public Health and Science
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.
Topics: Government Accountability
April 17, 2018
Over the past 37 years, the Project On Government Oversight’s investigations have saved taxpayers billions of dollars.
March 12, 2018
Every year during Sunshine Week, citizens across the country shine a light on the problems preventing Americans from enjoying the open government that they deserve.
February 27, 2018
The oil, gas and mining industry has six voting seats out of 20 on the panel, known as the Royalty Policy Committee, and they predictably advocate for paying the public less. But industry’s voice on the committee is supposed to be balanced with perspective
Topics: Energy and Natural Resources