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Kathryn Watson
Kathryn Watson
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Feds Fail To Catch YEARS Of Defense Contracting Fraud

11:53 AM 03/02/2017

Bureaucrats at multiple federal agencies allowed contractors to scam taxpayers out of millions of dollars for years by selling the government one thing, then delivering something else, according to the U.S. attorney for the Southern District of California.

Chaffetz Demands Answers On FEMA’s Botched Louisiana Flood Relief

5:15 PM 02/24/2017

House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (HOGR) chairman Rep. Jason Chaffetz demanded answers after discovering a slew of problems with Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA) use of post-disaster temporary housing, including a sweltering unit where an elderly man died.

FEMA Clueless On $18M In Wasted Storm Recovery Funds

11:33 PM 02/23/2017

A watchdog told the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) in multiple reports to recover $18 million in misspent Hurricane Sandy disaster assistance but four years after the devastating storm hit the U.S. Eastern Seaboard, officials can't say if the funds were ever returned.