The (POGO) Blog
September 13, 2017
The Project On Government Oversight sent a letter to the U.S. Office of Government Ethics (OGE) urging it to require agencies to issue more comprehensive ethics agreements. This follows a push for more proactive disclosure of ethics waivers.
September 6, 2017
As Congress contemplates funding billions of dollars in disaster aid, it should ensure the money is overseen adequately.
September 1, 2017
By Neil Gordon
The federal government’s largest contractors have paid a collective total of $2.7 billion in penalties since the 1990s for a wide variety of labor violations, which you can read about in POGO’s Federal Contractor Misconduct Database.
Topics: Contract Oversight
August 29, 2017
Even with a new chairman, the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board, a key government watchdog, won’t be able to return to full strength without a quorum of at least three members.
August 28, 2017
The Trump administration is jettisoning important accountability measures along with the ban on giving certain military equipment to local police forces.
Topics: Government Accountability