The (POGO) Blog
July 17, 2017
The leaders of several Congressional caucuses delivered a letter to Immigration and Customs Enforcement on July 11 demanding data on the nation’s detention centers.
July 13, 2017
The Trump Administration has rightly criticized several bad provisions in the House NDAA bill including funding the Mixed Oxide Fuel Fabrication Facility, blocking Base Realignment and Closure, misusing the Overseas Contingency Operations fund, and limitin
July 4, 2017
On the 51st birthday of the Freedom of Information Act, POGO explains what FOIA is and why it continues to matter.
Topics: Open Government
June 29, 2017
By Albert Chen
Congress is poised to require certain Congressional Research Service reports be made public for the first time ever, a mandate POGO has long advocated for.
June 27, 2017
By Neil Gordon
An IRS program employing private companies to recover overdue taxes is just a few weeks old, but it already has a group of Senators worried the collection companies may be abusing debtors and breaking the law.
Topics: Contract Oversight