The Justice Department's latest press release doesn't do justice to what has occurred in the now-infamous "Fat Leonard" case.
The Federal Headlines is a daily compilation of the stories you hear discussed on Federal News Radio each day. It is designed to give FederalNewsRadio.com readers more information about the stories heard on the radio. In today’s news, another federal official pleaded guilty to corruption charges surrounding the Glenn Defense Marine Asia case and more federal agencies can now move to the cloud.
The question for Chief of Naval Operations Adm. John Richardson is how tough and accountable the Navy will be about itself as the Fat Leonard scandal widens.
Is the federal government becoming more corrupt? The big picture says no. It's why we still get startled when it does occur.