The Interior Department hasn’t had a permanent inspector general at the helm for more than a decade.
PEER senior counsel Peter Jenkins told Federal Drive with Tom Temin why the group is challenging the appointment of the NPS’s acting deputy director for operations.
A U.S. official says the Pentagon’s watchdog agency has cleared Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan of wrongdoing in connection with allegations that he had used his official position to favor his former employer, Boeing Co.
National Security Agency inspector general Robert Storch discusses issues with the NSA’s use of award fee contracts.
Sean Moulton, senior policy analyst at the Project On Government Oversight, joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin, saying this is an area for improvement.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention resolved nearly all of the recommendations from the HHS inspector general, but that’s not the end of the story.
Citing the Government Accountability Office’s plans to increase its capacity to conduct science and technology audits later this year, the Commerce Department’s inspector general said staffing up GAO makes more sense than reviving the Office of Technology Assessment.
The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. swoops in when badly managed banks threaten to fail and cause local or regional financial havoc. Jay Lerner, FDIC inspector general, joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin.
Bipartisan support is growing for a proposed bill to remove barriers to federal employment for people with a criminal record.
Matt Weir from the Treasury Department joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin for the findings’ highlights.