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Billions in U.S. aid can't be accounted for by Afghan officials

By Mark Tapscott | 09/02/14 05:00 AM

Billions in U.S. aid can't be accounted for by Afghan officials

The U.S. has struggled with the corruption in Afghanistan's government over the past 13 years, including having millions of dollars being diverted to the Taliban.
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ACORN-linked groups may profit in Bank of America settlement

ACORN-linked groups may profit in Bank of America settlement

By Mark Tapscott | 08/30/14 06:00 AM

Congress banned federal funding for ACORN in 2009 after years of allegations of misuse and corruption, but many of its local chapters reorganized under new names and continued their previous operations.
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Some IGs slow to publicize whistleblower rights and protections

Some IGs slow to publicize whistleblower rights and protections

By Mark Tapscott | 08/29/14 12:15 PM

Official watchdogs at three federal agencies are doing a poor job of spreading the word about the rights and protections available to federal employees who blow the whistle on waste, fraud and corruption.
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