Federal Agencies Spent $13.5 Million On Vehicles They May Not Use

Investigative Group | Ethan Barton
Desert Relic/Old Car rusting away in the desert. (Shutterstock/RollingFishays)

‘The agency may be spending millions of dollars on vehicles that are not needed’

Here's What An $8.8 Billion Space Telescope Actually Looks Like

Energy | Andrew Follett
James Webb Space Telescope. This image elements furnished by NASA (Shutterstock/Vadim Sadovski)

Currently $7.2 billion over budget and 7 years behind schedule

US Nuke Factories Are Vulnerable To Terrorists, Report:

Investigative Group | Ethan Barton
Workers in protective suits and masks wait to enter at a nuclear power plant. REUTERS/David Guttenfelder/Pool

Fences, alarms and sensors are outdated, federal watchdog warns

Feds Unsure If Grants For American Indian Sex Trafficking Victims Helped

Investigative Group | Ethan Barton
Navajo Elderly Woman Outdoors in Bright Sun (Shutterstock/tobkatrina)

‘The total number … is unknown’

Obama's Counterterrorism Legacy Just Took A Huge Hit

National Security | Peter Hasson
NATO Summit Wales 2014 - Final Day

‘No cohesive strategy’

Holding Government Accountable Is Still Important

Opinion | Michael McGrady
The U.S. Capitol Building is lit at sunset in Washington, U.S., December 20, 2016. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

American citizens consistently find government waste, fraud, and abuse when they bother to look.

Trump To Announce More Big Global Warming Science Cuts

Energy | Andrew Follett
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump gestures as he speaks at election night rally in Manhattan, New York, U.S., November 9, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Cutting another $140 million in funding from government-funded global warming science

NASA's $8.8 Billion Telescope Finally Ready -- 6 Years Behind Schedule

Energy | Andrew Follett
James Webb Space Telescope. This image elements furnished by NASA (Shutterstock/Vadim Sadovski)

It was initially projected to cost $1.6 billion

Chaffetz Criticizes Facial Recognition Tech, Suggests It Should Be Used For Illegals

Politics | Eric Lieberman
House Oversight and Government Reform Chairman Chaffetz listens during committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington

‘Just because we can doesn’t mean we necessarily should’

Trump Budget Trashes Obama's Green Energy Loan Program

Energy | Andrew Follett
Woman setting American one dollar bill on fire (Shutterstock/Alan Bailey)

Obama issued $16 billion in loan guarantees

Pentagon Considers Cost Overruns Of Ship Program Too Sensitive For The Public

US | Thomas Phippen
The littoral combat ship Pre-Commissioning Unit (PCU) Little Rock (LCS 9) is launched into the Menominee River in Marinette, Wisc. (Photo: U.S. Navy photo/Released)

‘Sensitive but unclassified information’

CPAC Panel: Ethanol Regs Aren't Helping Corn Belt Economies

Energy | Andrew Follett
Corn generated ethanol biofuel with test tubes on white background. Shutterstock.com/ThamKC

‘Per capita income fell more in Corn Belt counties than in others’

Fed Have No Idea How Much Waste There Is In Medicare, Medicaid

US | Kathryn Watson
Gene L. Dodaro comptroller general of the Government Accountability Office, testifies during a hearing. (Photo by Scott J. Ferrell/Congressional Quarterly/Getty Images)

‘I don’t believe that’s even the true magnitude of the problem’

Why Did Obama Give Big Green Energy Loans To Huge Companies?

Energy | Andrew Follett
Solar Panels (Shutterstock/Lightboxx)

‘Google does not need loan guarantees from the Department of Energy’

Billions Of Taxpayer Dollars At Risk In Government Credit Card Program

US | Thomas Phippen
The federal government has no clue how much is wasted on government credit cards. Photo: Shutterstock

‘expose the government to significant risk’

Trump's Trip Costing Taxpayers Millions Has A Lot Of Precedent

US | Eric Lieberman
Left: US President Barack Obama takes a shot at 18th fairway as he plays golf at Mid-Pacific Country Club in Kailua, Hawaii, on January 1, 2014. The first family is in Hawaii for their annual winter vacation. (Photo credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images) Right: Donald Trump plays a round of golf after the opening of The Trump International Golf Links Course on July 10, 2012 in Balmedie, Scotland. The controversial £100m course opens to the public on Sunday July 15. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

Operating Air Force One is estimated to cost taxpayers $179,750 an hour

Social Security Withheld From 114,000 Seniors Because Of Student Loans

Education | Ethan Barton
Students protest the rising costs of student loans for higher education. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

‘This number is expected to continue to grow.’

Gov't Budget Watchdog Says Irresponsible Fed Spending Puts America On Crash Course

Politics | Ethan Barton
Gene L. Dodaro comptroller general of the Government Accountability Office, testifies during a hearing. (Photo by Scott J. Ferrell/Congressional Quarterly/Getty Images)

‘Government’s unsustainable long-term fiscal path’

NASA's $8.8 Billion Telescope May Already Be Broken

Energy | Andrew Follett
James Webb Space Telescope. This image elements furnished by NASA (Shutterstock/Vadim Sadovski)

Only $7.2 billion over budget…