'Culture Of Complacency': Federal Audit Slams EPA Failures To Protect Taxpayers From Fraud

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy (Credit: Albert H. Teich / Shutterstock.com)

‘Improvements are still needed’

99% Of Gov't Employees Are Great At Their Jobs, According To Internal Gov't Rating System

Daily Caller News Foundation | Thomas Phippen
Nearly all federal employees are considered above satisfactory. Photo /SHUTTERSTOCK

‘More than simply checking off boxes’

USDA STILL Can't Figure Out How To Prevent Food Stamp Fraud

Daily Caller News Foundation | Thomas Phippen
Protesters hold replicas of food stamps during a rally in support of higher pay for low-wage earners outside the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, December 5, 2013. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst (

Agency has been ‘taking steps’ to address the issues

Feds Have No Clue How Much Money Sequestration Saved

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ethan Barton
$100 dollar bills (Credit: Svetlana Lukienko/Shutterstock)

‘The actual amount reduced is unclear.’

Rand Paul Slams Gov't For Wasting Billions On Duplicative Global Warming Research

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
Paul speaks at a campaign rally in the Olmsted Center at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa

‘Paying thirteen different agencies to do the same thing is pretty darn wasteful’

Gov't Watchdog Report Shows Veterans STILL Wait A Long Time For Health Care

Daily Caller News Foundation | Jonah Bennett
New York's Veterans Day Parade Honors Military Personnel

‘This report shines a light on the VA’s failure to deliver timely care to veterans’

IRS Demands Your Money But Won't Answer Phone Calls For Tax Filing Help

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ethan Barton
IRS Commissioner John Koskinen. (REUTERS/Yuri Gripas)

Federal tax officials only answered calls half the time

Obama Appointees Must Repay Salaries After Enabling Fraud

Daily Caller News Foundation | Luke Rosiak
U.S. President Barack Obama announces that San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro (R) will be his choice as the new Secretary of HUD, in the State Dining Room at the White House in Washington May 23, 2014. REUTERS/Larry Downing

HUD officials must return paychecks after they kept a subordinate from blowing the whistle

EPA Funded Attack Ads Against Farmers, And Congress Is Furious

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
FILE: June 2, 2014: EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy at a news conference in Washington, D.C. (REUTERS )

‘EPA has much to answer for in maligning those that grow the food’

The IRS Isn't Doing Enough To Protect Your Sensitive Information

Daily Caller News Foundation | Juliegrace Brufke
An illustration picture shows a projection of binary code on a man holding a laptop computer, in an office in Warsaw, in this file photograph dated June 24, 2013. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel/files

‘Computer systems are vulnerable to individuals and groups with malicious intentions’

A Zika Vaccine Is Definitely Years Away

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ethan Barton
A girl cries before receiving a vaccination. REUTERS/Fayaz Aziz

The government doesn’t even believe NIH’s optimism

Congress Rips Apart This DOE Official For Hiding Green Loan Documents

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
A sign at the entrance to the headquarters of bankrupt Solyndra LLC is shown in Fremont

‘It’s more than unbecoming, it’s depressing’

Feds Have No Idea How Much Is Lost To Medicare And Medicaid Fraud

| Ethan Barton
Surgeons begin a kidney removal. REUTERS/California Pacific Medical Center/Handout via Reuters

‘It would be really nice to know how much fraud there is in Medicare and in other healthcare programs.’

Obama's NASA Budget Is All About Global Warming, Not Space

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
The NASA Logo on a facility. (Getty)

NASA wants to answer ‘How are Earth’s climate and the environment changing?’

Top 5 Space Stories To Watch In 2016

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
The dancing lights of the Aurora Borealis is shown over the Pacific northwest taken from the International Space Station by astronaut Scott Kelly in this handout provided by NASA, January 20, 2016. REUTERS/Scott Kelly/ESA/NASA/Handout via Reuters

The coming year will likely be a huge one for space exploration.

Could EPA Officials Be Jailed For Their 'Covert Propaganda' Campaign?

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
Senator James Inhofe.(Reuters / Gary Cameron)

‘It’s time for the Department of Justice to investigate’

Here's The Problem With $600 Billion In Federal Grants

Daily Caller News Foundation | 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)

‘Found some problems’

GOP Lawmakers Call On IRS To Fix Audit System And Protect First Amendment

Daily Caller News Foundation | Juliegrace Brufke
WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 29: U.S Rep. Peter Roskam (R-IL) (C) leaves after a House Republican Conference meeting September 29, 2015 at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC. House Republicans met to discuss GOP agenda including the government funding bill. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

‘The American people deserve better’

After 8 Years, The Military's Green Energy Plan Is Still 'Unrealistic' And 'Cost Prohibitive'

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
U.S. President Obama inspects solar panels at Nellis Air Force Base in Las Vegas

‘None of the military departments have established net zero as a funded program’

US Crude Oil Hits European Shores For The 1st Time In 40 Years

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
- PHOTO TAKEN 17 APR06 - An oil tanker is loaded with crude oil at the Al Basra Oil Terminal (ABOT) located in the Persian Gulf about 34 kms (20 miles) south of the Iraqi city of Basra April 17, 2006. The four-berth terminal is currently undergoing a major renovation to increase the crude oil-loading capacity up to 3 million barrels per day (BPD) and improve reliability and safety. [ABOT is one of Iraq's two operating offshore terminals in the Persian Gulf, the second, Kwahr Abd Allah Oil Terminal, being in serious disrepair and limited to loading small tankers.] Picture taken April 17, 2006. -

Exporting oil will create $38 billion in wealth, reduce the trade deficit by $22 billion and add 300,000 new jobs by 2020