The (POGO) Blog
November 6, 2017
By Neil Gordon
For the second time in two years, the Pentagon has classified information on the capabilities of the Afghan security forces that was previously reported to the public. Will the Pentagon stand by its shaky justification, or will it have a change of heart li
January 23, 2017
An Inspector General report has found that the TSA is abusing its pseudo-classification system and “cannot be trusted to administer the program.”
December 9, 2016
POGO’s Scott Amey testified this week before the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform at a hearing titled “Examining the Costs of Overclassification on Transparency and Security.” POGO’s testimony highlighted ways the executive branch conceal
February 3, 2015
It's only February, but its been a busy year on the open government front. The Transportation Security Administration's use of pseudo-classification markings has been criticized and the problem appears more like a pattern that a random instance.
Topics: Government Accountability
January 20, 2015
A whistleblower from the Los Alamos National Laboratory begins mediation with the lab this month in an effort to resolve his claim.
Topics: Whistleblower Protections