By Mark Tapscott | 09/10/14 08:39 AM
Army officials at Fort Knox, Ky., improperly awarded 108 green energy jobs valued at more than $270 million and are unable to document claimed savings for the projects.
By Mark Tapscott | 09/09/14 01:41 PM
Department of Justice senior officials have barred or delayed the inspector general there from gaining access to documents crucial to high-visibility investigations.
By Richard Pollock | 09/09/14 05:34 AM
The firm, GMMB, was paid $389 million by the Obama re-election campaign in 2012, more than any other vendor or consultant the campaign hired.
By Mark Tapscott | 09/08/14 01:53 PM
The problem is that DHS was given $47 million in 2006 to prepare for the rapid spread of a deadly disease such as Ebola, according to the DHS inspector general.
By Luke Rosiak | 09/05/14 02:23 PM
Among President Obama's few significant legislative accomplishments during his brief tenure as a Democratic senator from Illinois was the creation in 2006 of a website to disclose how the federal government spends tax dollars.
By Mark Tapscott | 09/05/14 05:28 PM
About $3.6 million of the grants weren't needed by local authorities and should be put to better use by FEMA somewhere else, said the Department of Homeland Security Inspector General in a government watchdog report.
09/05/14 03:00 PM
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Four officials at a failed southwest Idaho property management company have filed appeals after being convicted of fraud for bilking investors out of billions of dollars. The company, DBSI, once managed 280 shopping centers, office and other commercial buildings in 34...
09/05/14 06:00 AM
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a Connecticut man has admitted taking about $1.5 million in bribes while serving as the executive director of the West Haven Housing Authority. U.S. Attorney Deirdre Daly says 55-year-old Michael Siwek of North Haven pleaded guilty Thursday in...
09/04/14 04:45 PM
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Federal authorities say a former Napa wine executive who fled the country to avoid embezzlement and tax evasion charges has been sentenced to 33 months in prison. As part of a plea deal, Martin Christopher Edwards also has been ordered to pay nearly $900,000 in restitution...
By Luke Rosiak | 09/04/14 01:07 PM
Officials of the U.S. Export-Import Bank blew the agency's travel budget by millions of dollars after taking 400 first-class flights over the last three years, according to records obtained under the federal Freedom of Information Act.
By Mark Flatten | 09/03/14 06:35 PM
More than $725 million was spent by the Army on a high-tech network for tracking supplies and expenses that failed to comply with federal financial reporting rules meant to allow auditors to track spending.
By Luke Rosiak | 09/03/14 03:23 PM
The woman admitted this week to running a business based entirely on using Medicaid patients' ID numbers to bill the government for services, whether they needed them or not.Â
By Luke Rosiak | 09/02/14 04:36 PM
Two dozen $165,000-a-year Immigration Court judges are on the federal payroll under the government's "official time" program, allowing them to do union work on government time.
By Mark Tapscott | 09/02/14 01:58 PM
The Department of Homeland Security has no idea which of its vehicles are under-used.
By Mark Flatten | 09/02/14 12:36 PM
Ram Hingorani pleaded guilty to one count of major program fraud in connection with a scheme to obtain construction contracts with federal agencies using set-asides for owners of Service-Disabled, Veteran-Owned Small Businesses.
By Philip Klein | 09/19/14
By Ashe Schow | 09/19/14
By Justin Green | 09/20/14
By Susan Ferrechio | 09/20/14
By Justin Green | 09/20/14