Council of Inspectors General on Integrity and Efficiency

biometric security, Pandemic, fraud, PRAC

Public sector benefits are a fraudster’s playground: Here’s how biometric security can help

As generative AI technology has become more sophisticated and accessible, creating and deploying fake identities is now easier than ever.

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Amelia Brust/Federal News Network

Lead pandemic watchdog urges lawmakers to extend COVID anti-fraud tool to all federal spending

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GAORebecca Shea, Government Accountability Office

Everybody expected this train wreck, but that doesn’t make it any prettier

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(AP Photo/Alex Brandon)FILE - In this April 5, 2009 file photo, the Department of Health and Human Services building is seen in Washington.  A government audit finds that more than 1 in 4 cases of possible sexual and physical abuse against nursing home patients apparently went unreported to police. The Health and Human Services inspector general's office faults Medicare for failing to enforce a federal law that requires nursing homes to immediately notify police.  (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)

The Council of Inspectors General honors one of its own

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President Donald Trump speaks during an event on the food supply chain amid the coronavirus pandemic, in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Tuesday, May 19, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Inspectors general? They’re pussycats!

Career managers can turn inspectors general into allies, not enemies.

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Gerry Connolly

Rep. Connolly: Select pandemic committee not ‘a substitute for regular oversight’

Congress has approved nearly $3 trillion to keep government services and the economy running during the coronavirus pandemic, but standing up the layers…

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DoDGlenn Fine, inspector general, Defense Department

Trump’s watchdog shakeup underscores legal limits for IG independence

The pandemic board will oversee more than $2 trillion in spending, but recent shakeups in its leadership raise longstanding questions about the independence of these watchdogs.

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