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EPA head Scott Pruitt is being investigated by the House of Representatives, Senate, White House, Office of Management and Budget, Government Accountability Office, and EPA Inspector General

EPA head Scott Pruitt has gone on a multi-million dollar luxury item spending spree at taxpayers’ expense. With his soundproof booth, bulletproof limousines, and chartered private jets, he seems to think people care who he is and are out to get him, when in truth he’s just one of the indistinguishable swamp creatures appointed by Trump to dismantle the federal government’s regulatory agencies. 538 more words

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EPA head Scott Pruitt is being investigated by the House of Representatives, Senate, White House, Office of Management and Budget, Government Accountability Office, and EPA Inspector General

EPA head Scott Pruitt has gone on a multi-million dollar luxury item spending spree at taxpayers’ expense. With his soundproof booth, bulletproof limousines, and chartered private jets, he seems to think people care who he is and are out to get him, when in truth he’s just one of the indistinguishable swamp creatures appointed by Trump to dismantle the federal government’s regulatory agencies. 503 more words

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Federal Investigators: Pruitt's $43,000 Soundproof Booth In EPA Office Violated Law

(CNN) — The $43,000 purchase of a soundproof booth for Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt’s office violated federal law, the Government Accountability Office concluded Monday. 610 more words

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Congress' Facebook ignorance triggers calls to revive terminated technology agency

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg arrives to testify before a joint hearing of the Commerce and Judiciary Committees on Capitol Hill in Washington on Tuesday, April 10, 2018 about the use of Facebook data to target American voters in the 2016 election.  1,044 more words

GAO Wants Changes to FTA Safety Oversight

A U.S. Government Accountability Office report has found strengths and limitations in Federal Transit and Federal Railroad Administration rail safety oversight programs, but was particularly critical of the FTA. 205 more words

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When An Agency’s Solicitation Excludes You From Competing: How One Company’s Protest Fared at GAO

A pair of large contracts for administrative services with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) are great but two pairs are better. In a recent case, National Government Services, a company holding multiple contracts with CMS, protested when agency rules prevented them from competing for several more. 784 more words

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