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Inspectors general reflect on career, impact of the late Earl Devaney

The community of inspectors general lost one of its leading lights recently with the death of former Interior Department IG Earl Devaney.

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Senators seek ‘guardrails’ on expanded subpoena power for inspectors general

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Bill to strengthen IG independence seeks to correct ‘unconscionable’ long-term vacancies

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Pandemic board gets first permanent chair after Trump’s watchdog shakeup

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White House working with IG community to ID candidates for long-term watchdog vacancies

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Lawmakers ask IG council: Are agency whistleblowers reluctant to come forward?

Members of the federal oversight community told House lawmakers Wednesday that would-be whistleblowers need to feel comfortable about reporting wrongdoing…

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Michael Horowitz, Justice Department's inspector general, testifies at a House hearing in 2012. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)Michael Horowitz, the Justice Department's inspector general, testifies at a House hearing in 2012. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

New inspector general website allows public to oversee watchdog work

Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz says the hope is to spin off a page that looks at disaster assistance funds.

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IGs: promoting effectiveness and efficiency in the federal government

Host Bill Bransford is joined by Tom Caulfield, executive director of the Council of the Inspectors General on Integrity and Efficiency, and National Science Foundation Inspector General Allison Lerner.
July 8, 2011

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