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The Retirement Landscape is Changing, It's Time to Reevaluate

The Retirement Landscape is Changing, It's Time to Reevaluate

A new report insists Congress get to work on solving our country's retirement crisis.

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Improper Payment Law Noncompliance at Highest Point to Date

Improper Payment Law Noncompliance at Highest Point to Date

Improper payments total $136.7 billion...we think.

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Man Fleeces Feds for $646k: Receives Federal Paycheck, Disability Check, and Unemployment Check

Man Fleeces Feds for $646k: Receives Federal Paycheck, Disability Check, and Unemployment Check

A federal employee defrauded the government for a decade, and highlights the federal government's $1.2 trillion improper payment problem.

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Will Congress Act?

Will Congress Act?

New report urges Congress to act on our unsustainable fiscal path...now.

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Politics Over People

Politics Over People

Putting people before politics has been politicians' go-to slogan for decades, it is time they came through on that promise.

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Double Trouble: New Report Finds Congress Failing to Address Duplication

Double Trouble: New Report Finds Congress Failing to Address Duplication

The seventh in the series of duplication reports may have you seeing double!

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Ivy League Flunks Transparency Test

Ivy League Flunks Transparency Test

A joint report between White Coat Waste Project and Restore Accountability documenting widespread transparency failures by Ivy League universities.

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Duplication Nation!

Duplication Nation!

Government watchdog releases their sixth duplication report, totaling $125 billion in potential savings.

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Congress Comes Back Early from Recess, Passes Massive Bill To Shrink National Debt

Congress Comes Back Early from Recess, Passes Massive Bill To Shrink National Debt

The unthinkable has happened – Congress makes good on promises to put the nation back on sound fiscal path.

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Government Auditors: Federal Agencies Made $125 Billion in Payment Errors in Just One Year

Government Auditors: Federal Agencies Made $125 Billion in Payment Errors in Just One Year

New report from GAO highlights systemic payment errors, including many to dead people.

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The Hill: Government's Financial Report Can't Pass Audit

The Hill: Government's Financial Report Can't Pass Audit

GAO says auditors can’t do their job because the federal government’s finances are in such a mess.

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Washington Post: Senate Panel Backs Limits on Paid Time Off for Federal Employees Facing Discipline

Washington Post: Senate Panel Backs Limits on Paid Time Off for Federal Employees Facing Discipline

Congress seeks to cut back on administrative leave for 53,000 federal employees who were on leave for more than a month.

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