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Apathetic HUD officials lose $10.8 million on failed Puerto Rican sports complex

By Mark Tapscott | 09/23/14 02:00 PM

Apathetic HUD officials lose $10.8 million on failed Puerto Rican sports complex

When federal officials in 1994 approved a $5 million loan to build a sports complex in Puerto Rico, they had no way of knowing that the facility would never be built and the money would never be returned.
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Feds lack the data to determine how well key Obamacare provisions are working

Feds lack the data to determine how well key Obamacare provisions are working

By Mark Tapscott | 09/23/14 05:00 AM

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.
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Broken culture, risky reforms leave unethical VA execs on public payroll

Broken culture, risky reforms leave unethical VA execs on public payroll

By Mark Flatten | 09/22/14 05:00 AM

Nobody at the Department of Veterans Affairs linked to phony appointment logs or patient deaths has been fired, despite a hastily passed new law designed to make it easier to oust corrupt and inept federal managers.
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Military investigation threatens civilian child-porn conviction

Military investigation threatens civilian child-porn conviction

By Mark Flatten | 09/22/14 12:46 PM

Naval investigator's involvement in Washington state case violated law limiting use of the military in civilian crime fighting, court finds.
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