The (POGO) Blog
June 12, 2018
By Neil Gordon
While it can be helpful to call attention to the exorbitant compensation federal contractors pay their executives, there are other problems in the contracting system that must be addressed.
Topics: Contract Oversight
June 11, 2018
Missouri is flouting the Supreme Court's ruling on jury decision-making in death penalty cases. But will the high court rein it in?
Topics: Justice System
June 8, 2018
During an investigation into leaks from a Senate Intelligence Committee staffer, the Justice Department went after journalist Ali Watkins’ data—seizing years of records related to her email accounts and phone number, according to a letter Justice sent to W
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