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Pandemic broke down some, but not all barriers for IGs

The Association of Government Accountants will release its 10th annual survey of inspector generals in the coming months with a focus on the impact of…

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

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House committee passes bill to prevent another Schedule F executive order from happening

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The American flag flies outside of the Justice Department building, Thursday, Oct. 8, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

DOJ investigators have mixed reviews of agency’s COVID-19 response, IG says

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

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Federal prisons are facing threats from drones dropping contraband, surveilling facilities

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IGs on pandemic oversight board warn job well done still means billions in fraud

IGs on the committee continue to send up red flags on COVID-19 spending. SBA’s IG office, for example, recently issued management alerts warning of billions…

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Undercover money laundering ops help DEA fight illegal drugs but have risks

A recent review by the DOJ inspector general recommended that the DEA needs to get a better handle on its undercover money laundering operations.

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A man wearing a mask depicting American flags jogs past the U.S. Capitol Building, Tuesday, April 28, 2020, in Washington. The U.S. House of Representatives has canceled plans to return next week, a reversal after announcing it a day earlier. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

Latest pandemic spending bill grants IG protections, USPS funding, 2020 census extensions

The latest coronavirus spending bill introduced in the House would increase the independence of inspectors general, provide financial assistance to the Postal Service and would push back statutory deadlines for 2020 census data.

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