By Charles Hoskinson | 09/30/14 05:37 PM
The Army and Marine Corps spent more than $100 million to return vehicles from Afghanistan that the services no longer needed, instead of destroying them or turning them over to Afghan forces, because those costs were not factored into decisions on what to do with them, the Government...
By Philip Klein | 09/30/14 04:53 PM
The ruling could end up provoking a showdown between the White House and Congressional Republicans over Obamacare that has the potential to affect health insurance premiums.
By Sarah Westwood | 09/29/14 02:49 PM
A General Services Administration watchdog said significant risks remain for fraud and abuse in the agency's charge card program despite multiple calls for its reform in recent years.
By Sarah Westwood | 09/26/14 04:28 PM
Federal agencies are inflating the number of economically-disadvantaged small businesses they say they're contracting with, handing out more than $400 million to ineligible firms last year alone.
By Mark Tapscott | 09/26/14 01:50 PM
The Government Accountability Office said its analysis "found that most agencies showed no statistically significant change in use during this period" in a report made public Friday.
By Charles Hoskinson | 09/25/14 05:34 PM
It's GAO's latest criticism of the troubled program, which has been plagued by performance problems since it began 10 years ago.
By Sarah Westwood | 09/24/14 06:05 PM
Transportation officials handed out billions in federal infrastructure contracts without properly vetting recipients or monitoring their projects.
By Charles Hoskinson | 09/24/14 11:53 PM
An ambitious effort to equip the Air Force, Marine Corps and Navy with a single combat aircraft, originally billed as a way to be more efficient, will cost $8.8 billion a year to more to operate than the aging planes it will replace, the Government Accountability Office says.
By Mark Tapscott | 09/22/14 08:08 PM
Federal health insurance officials can't tell Congress how much the government spent selling Obamacare to a key segment of the market last year, according to the Government Accountability Office.
By Mark Tapscott | 09/20/14 01:14 PM
Department of Defense officials operate an estimated 500,000 properties around the world that are worth in excess of $828 billion.
By Washington Examiner | 09/18/14 06:01 PM
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services administrator, Marilyn Tavenner, defended healthcare.gov to the House Oversight Committee — noting that no one's personal data has been compromised in a “malicious attack” — before acknowledging the massive security flaws that initially plagued the site.
By Washington Examiner | 09/16/14 05:25 PM
In five states (Connecticut, Hawaii, New Jersey, Rhode Island, and Vermont), every single insurance plan subsidized under Obamacare includes elective abortion coverage.
By Timothy P. Carney | 09/16/14 07:53 AM
On yet another score, Obamacare is failing to live up to the promises on which it passed.
By Philip Klein | 09/12/14 01:17 PM
When HHS approved a proposal allowing Arkansas to experiment with a "private option" for expanding Medicaid through President Obama's healthcare law, it was viewed as a possible model for other states. But a recent report could change this thinking.
By Kelly Cohen | 08/27/14 03:09 PM
One online posting in Raleigh, N.C., offered 10 days of cooking and cleaning services in exchange for food stamps. Someone in Charlotte offered to exchange beer for food stamps, according to GAO.
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