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April 21, 2017

By Elizabeth "Liz" Hempowicz

For Now, Secrecy Trumps Transparency at the White House



Photo of the White House Gate Unfortunately, the Trump Administration has decided they will not disclose the names of visitors to the White House, a giant step backwards from the previous administration.

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Topics: Open Government

April 21, 2017

By Neil Gordon

Top Federal Contractors Paid Billions for Environmental Damage



Photo of oil spill with boat In honor of Earth Day 2017, we encourage you to explore our Federal Contractor Misconduct Database and the wealth of information it contains about the environmental records of the largest federal contractors.

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Topics: Contract Oversight

April 20, 2017

By Nick Schwellenbach

Financial Sector Whistleblower Safeguards: Failing the Reality Test?



Whistleblower retaliation Barclays has announced investigations by British regulators of its CEO’s efforts to identify a corporate whistleblower, in an apparent breach of bank policies and regulatory duties. In attempting to breach the anonymity of the whistleblower, the CEO jeopar

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Topics: Whistleblower Protections, Financial Sector

April 18, 2017

By Neil Gordon

Tax Day Tidbits



Working at a computer Some food for thought as you scramble to finish your tax returns.

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Topics: Whistleblower Protections, Contract Oversight

April 14, 2017

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Trump Administration Reverses Course on White House Visitor Logs



White House "This is another leap in the wrong direction in the fight to clean up Washington and the federal government," says Sean Moulton, POGO's Open Government Program Manager.

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Topics: Open Government, Agency Rulemaking

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