The (POGO) Blog
June 30, 2016
By Lexi Curnin
A Congressional letter, signed by Senators Charles Grassley (R-IA), Claire McCaskill (D-MO), and Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), and Representatives Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) and Elijah Cummings (D-MD), raises concerns first raised by the Government Accountability Office and POGO about the Department of Defense Office of Inspector General's handling of whistleblower cases.
Topics: Whistleblower Protections
June 30, 2016
The Air Force claims the mystery price tag is necessary to prevent adversaries from learning too much about the B-21 aircraft.
Topics: National Security
June 9, 2016
By Carter Salis
The Senate Armed Service Committee continues to stymie transparency by holding NDAA markups in closed sessions. The Project On Government Oversight believes the Committee ought to permit the democratic process to unfold and move discussion of unclassified policy amendments to open sessions.
June 6, 2016
A new Senate report by the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee majority staff found that the Veterans Affairs Office of Inspector General (VA OIG) inadequately investigated and publicized misconduct at a VA medical center in Tomah, Wiscons
May 26, 2016
By Sean Moulton
The House Appropriations Committee voted against posting Congressional Research Service (CRS) reports online for the public.