Where Are All The Govt. Watchdogs?

Investigative Group | Mark Tapscott
Office of Personnel Management Inspector General Patrick McFarland testifies before Congress. He will retire on Feb. 19, 2016. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Major federal departments and agencies have gone for years with permanent Inspectors General

Exclusive: DC's Metro Denied These Records Existed For Months

Investigative Group | Ethan Barton
Metro Access bus. Steve Birr/DCNF

Officials insisted the transit authority only responded verbally

EXCLUSIVE: These Dem Media Activists Are Living Large On Tax Dollars

Investigative Group | Richard Pollock
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Director Richard Cordray answers questions at the Reuters Washington Summit in Washington, DC, U.S. October 23, 2013. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/File Photo

‘The optics are extremely ugly’

Awans Allegedly Funneled Dems' Data to Secret Server, Falsified Evidence To Cover It Up

Investigative Group | Luke Rosiak
WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 11: Rep. Xavier Becerra (D-CA) listens during a news conference to discuss the rhetoric of presidential candidate Donald Trump, at the U.S. Capitol, May 11, 2016, in Washington, DC. Donald Trump is scheduled to meet with Speaker of the House Paul Ryan on Thursday near Capitol Hill. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

‘It was a breach. The data was completely out of [the members’] possession’

It's Closing Time For Last Obamacare CO-OPs

Investigative Group | Richard Pollock and Ethan Barton
FILE PHOTO: Protesters demonstrate against U.S. President Donald Trump and his plans to end Obamacare outside the White House in Washington, U.S., March 23, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque/File Photo

‘These six operational CO-OPs did not appear to be financially viable.’

Hi, DOJ. We're Suing You For The Comey Memos

Investigative Group | Mark Tapscott
Trump shakes hands with Comey in January 2017. Andrew Harrer-Pool/Getty Images.

Demanding copies of three unclassified Comey/Trump memoranda

Awan Still Has A Copy Of Congressional Data Linked To Wasserman Schultz

Investigative Group | Luke Rosiak
Imran Awan entering federal court for his arraignment Sept. 1, 2017. (Screenshot from One America News used with permission)

Wasserman Schultz defended him even after he left her laptop in a phone booth

EPA Spent 8 Years Developing Tool Nobody Uses

| Mark Tapscott
Lisa Jackson
Eight years after work began on the tool no one wants, a federal watchdog says this is wasteful spending

This Fed Was Too Cheap To Get A Room For Affair

Investigative Group | Ethan Barton
DEA administrator Michele Leonhart testifies before the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform in a hearing on sexual harassment and misconduct allegations at the DEA and FBI in Washington April 14, 2015. REUTERS/James Lawler Duggan

The DEA chief resigned after her agents had sex parties in Colombia

Exclusive: Did Indicted IT Staffer Want Capitol Police To Find Wasserman Schultz's Laptop?

Investigative Group | Luke Rosiak
Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz speaks at a rally, before the arrival of Hillary Clinton in Miami. REUTERS/Scott Audette.

‘A deliberate act by a cunning suspect’

Nearly 4,000 People Marked Dead Still Took Social Security Checks

Investigative Group | Ethan Barton
Social Security Card: Chuckstock/shutterstock.com, Cemetery: Sherry V Smith/shutterstock.com

The VA also marked living people as dead

Awan Asks Judge To Remove GPS, Citing Possible Emergency With Kids In Pakistan

Investigative Group | Luke Rosiak
Imran Awan entering federal court for his arraignment Sept. 1, 2017. (Screenshot from One America News used with permission)

‘Had what the government would characterize as a one-way ticket to Pakistan’

Draining The Swamp Could Start With This Incredibly Wasteful $3 Billion HUD Program

Investigative Group | Ethan Barton
Johns Hopkins students tried to disinvite Ben Carson to speak on campus in 2013. He withdrew. REUTERS/Mike Stone

One out of every four dollars spent

Fugitives In Federally-Funded Housing Aren't Targeted, Evicted

Investigative Group | Ethan Barton
Dr. Ben Carson testifies before a Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee confirmation hearing on his nomination to be Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S. January 12, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Local authorities are ‘choosing not to terminate’ fugitives’ leases

EXCLUSIVE: DWS 'Islamophobia' Claim Prompts Angered Marine To Go Public On Awans

Investigative Group | Luke Rosiak
Andre Taggart found hard drives tied to Imran Awan and turned them over to the FBI. / Provided photo

‘The people that facilitated them should also be locked up’

Utah Rep Demands Name Of Fed Who Used His Position To Score Burning Man Tickets

Investigative Group | Ethan Barton
A Sugar Pine Miner supporter holds a anti-BLM sign at a rally outside the Bureau of Land Management's offices in Medford, Oregon April 23, 2015. The owners of the Oregon gold mine who called in armed activists the Oath Keepers to protect their claim amid a bitter land use dispute with the U.S. government have appealed a federal stop-work order, U.S. officials said on Thursday. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart

Why didn’t Department of Interior watchdog reveal his name?

Feds Won't Say Why They Stopped Hunting Fugitives In Public Housing

Investigative Group | Ethan Barton
A man is arrested. REUTERS/Jonathan Alcorn

Nearly 9,000 fugitives were removed in 10 years, then the feds stopped looking for them

House Democrat's Office Approved $120k Write-off Linked To Awan Brothers

Investigative Group | Luke Rosiak
WASHINGTON - SEPTEMBER 09: Congressional Black Caucus members (R-L) Chair Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA); Rep. David Scott (D-GA), Sen. Roland Burris (D-IL), Rep. Yvette Clarke (D-NY) and Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) hold a news conference about health care reform at the U.S. Capitol September 9, 2009 in Washington, DC. Lee said the caucus expects President Barack Obama to show support for a "robust" public option during his speech to Congress tonight. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

‘Way outside any realm of normalcy’