By Michal Conger | 04/08/14 10:54 AM
Federal inspectors general are supposed to protect whistleblowers, but a House panel has accused Department of Commerce Inspector General Todd Zinser of doing the opposite.
By Joel Gehrke | 04/03/14 02:35 PM
A federal agency loses money trying to sell reports on government waste that are available online for free, Sen. Tom Coburn, R-Okla., pointed out as he offered a bipartisan bill to eliminate the Commerce Department program. “This is the let me Google that for you' office of the federal...
By Christopher S. Rugaber | 03/19/14 09:34 AM
Big gains in exports and overseas investment income narrowed the U.S. current account deficit to the lowest level in 14 years in the October-December quarter.
By Ashe Schow | 03/18/14 04:09 PM
The Commerce Department announced Friday that it will relinquish control of the international non-profit Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, which controls much of the Internet architecture.
By Michal Conger and Luke Rosiak | 03/04/14 06:24 AM
The federal government spent millions of dollars on thousands of upgraded flights for employees in 2012 and 2013, paying many times more for business and first-class seats than the same flights would have cost in coach or the government-contracted rate.
03/03/14 09:49 AM
RENO, Nev. — There's a whole lot of shakin' going on at the University of Nevada, Reno. UNR's seismic-simulation facility became the largest in the United States and second largest in the world this week with an expansion that included moving three new 27-ton shake table tops into the...
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