John Sopko, Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction, joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin to discuss a newly issued high risk list.
In today’s Federal Newscast, the National Insider Threat Task Force introduced a new maturity framework to help teach agencies what makes a good program.
In today’s Federal Newscast, the Pentagon’s inspector general found that the Defense Department routinely reimbursed contractors for the expenses they claimed without examining their supporting documentation.
From buildings that collapse in the rain to crooked contractors, the special inspector general for Afghanistan Reconstruction has seen it all.
One thing about U.S. efforts in Afghanistan, they don’t lack oversight. In fact, no less than four inspectors general operations are on the Afghanistan beat.
This week, Women of Washington interviews Sally Ann Zoll, CEO of United Through Reading, a nonprofit organization that serves military families.
Companies and governments can make very profitable business connections in Afghanistan by engaging with locals, says Maryam Atmar, who notes that Afghanistan is a tribal country.
The White House wants nearly $12 billion to keep extra troops in Afghanistan and to continue the fight against the Islamic State. Some members of Congress think the request isn’t enough.
DHS leaders say the public and private sector now more than ever need to work together to protect the country’s critical infrastructure and cyber systems.
The Pentagon and the IG charged with Afghanistan reconstruction oversight sparred Wednesday over alleged obstructions to the IG’s probe into a controversial reconstruction program.