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GAO: Feds can't say how much spent on environmental litigation

Environmentalists rally and pretend to be dead on a black sheet symbolizing an oil spill as they rally in front of the White House and call on President Barack Obama to reject the Keystone XL oil pipeline, in Washington

‘Little information exists on the costs and benefits’

If you are a taxpayer, your data may still be at risk thanks to the IRS

Internal Revenue Service

‘Until IRS takes additional steps … its financial and taxpayer data will remain vulnerable’

Even green energy is vulnerable to global warming

Heliostats reflect sunlight onto boilers in towers during the grand opening of the Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System in the Mojave Desert near the California-Nevada border

‘Wind energy cannot be naturally stored’

DHS to purchase 75.1 million rounds of ammunition this year

Department of Homeland Security Secretary Johnson delivers a speech in Washington

Bought 84.4 million rounds of ammo last year

Guess how many immigrants DHS has lost track of

Janet Napolitano Immigrants Releases

Hint: There are a lot of zeroes

Report: TSA employee misconduct leapt by 26 percent

Elderly Woman Search

Employees stole thousands of dollars, slept on the job and let friends freely pass through security

GAO: Corporations saving $181 billion through tax breaks - TheDCNF

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Report comes as Congress dives into ways to simplify the tax code

Coburn: GAO report reveals $95 billion in government overlap

Tom Coburn

Failure to address inefficiencies is ‘unconscionable and immoral,’ senator says

GAO report says Obamacare not paid for, despite presidential promise

Health Care Law

Sessions says report reveals ‘dramatic falsehoods’ of Obamacare boosters

GAO estimate may lowball effects of EPA coal plant regulations - TheDCNF

Coal Plant Retirement

‘The GAO report is almost certainly an understatement, and possibly a massive understatement’

Obama campaign, Treasury use incomplete GAO report to defend Delphi pension decision - TheDC

Autos Parts Shortages

GAO admits it did not have the emails obtained by TheDC, but says they don’t change the findings of the report

Report: Cybersecurity of smart grid systems made difficult by regulatory compliance - TheDC


The report echoes the concerns of Congressional Republicans who have fiercely opposed the controversial Cybersecurity Act of 2012

To shrink government, GOP needs to reframe arguments

Republicans need to frame their arguments in more concrete terms.

GAO finds billions of dollars in redundant gov't programs - TheDC

Biden Government Waste

Report specifies 51 new areas where government can be made more efficient

Dept of Interior slams GAO business-friendly claim - TheDC

A picture taken on April 7, 2011 shows R

When combining US tax policy with royalty fees, only Venezuela takes more money oil producers

Obama admin, GAO appear to have ignored group's ACORN affiliation to award $700K - TheDC


2010 law stipulated that no taxpayer funds could be awarded to ACORN “or any of its affiliates, subsidiaries, or allied organizations’

Sen. Coburn: Congress proposes cuts to watchdog office because it 'embarrasses' members [VIDEO] - TheDC

Sen. Tom Coburn: Proposals could cut GAO funding by 7.6%

Obama can't wait to comply with 2007 law - TheDC


Philadelphia announcement ‘a photo-op for the implementation of a law that has already passed’

Appropriations Committee slaps GAO, racing ahead of Issa on error-ridden report - TheDC

For-Profit College

The report provided a major boost to the push for strict new regulations on for-profit colleges

Issa hearing on new regulation skips scandals - TheDC

For-Profit Colleges

Tough new rules on for-profit colleges — minus the scandals — to get a House oversight hearing