The (POGO) Blog
May 2, 2016
By Neil Gordon
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.
Topics: Contract Oversight
April 7, 2016
Despite requests by Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain, the Air Force isn't releasing the final contract value for the B-21, the new Long Range Strike Bomber, arguing that estimates are good enough.
September 9, 2015
The Hillary Clinton email scandal illustrates the disparity in the treatment of high-level officials to that of whistleblowers.
Topics: Whistleblower Protections
August 19, 2015
Concerns about making Congressional Research Service reports public are unfounded according to former CRS employee.
Topics: Government Accountability
August 6, 2015
By Adam Zagorin
Secretary Clinton's newly released emails from 2009 show that the State Department saw itself primarily in a battle to limit public relations damage that could arise from the Kabul Embassy scandal.