Inspector General

Facts Intrude On Right's IRS Scandal Mongering
This latest revelation that the IRS singled out progressive groups ought to put an end to the conservatives continuing to prop up this fake "scandal" but I'm not holding my breath that facts will matter to them any time soon. Read more...
Lew: No Evidence White House Drove Improper IRS Targeting
Fox News Sunday's Chris Wallace continued with the IRS scandal mongering when he badgered Treasury Secretary Jack Lew about the latest twist and turn in their manufactured controversy. Read more...
The New York Times reports that many of the groups applying for tax-exempt status as "social welfare" organizations were involved in political activities, and that some of the IRS' seemingly strange questions were designed to figure out whether election politics or social welfare was their primary purpose. Read more...
Desperate to whip viewers into a frenzy, Fox News commentators and anchors claim it proves Barack Obama is the Democratic clone of Richard Nixon. Read more...
By Theodoric Meyer, ProPublica, Nov. 21, 2012 Getting the agencies responsible for national security to communicate better was one of the main reasons the Department of Homeland Security was created after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist Read more...

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NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg told a reporter on Monday that forcing the NYPD to submit to oversight from an inspector general would destroy the city of New York... Read more...
Federal watchdog says mortgage giant had no coordinated plan to bet against homeowners, though Freddie held billions of dollars of investments that paid off if borrowers stayed stuck in high-interest loans. Read more...
You might remember those cases of service members in Iraq being electrocuted while showering, chalked up to faulty construction work by the contractin Read more...
So an SEC whistleblower contacts the agency, and is assured by the enforcement attorney working on JP Morgan that it's a "confidential" investigatio Read more...
December 18, 2009 MSNBC The Army general of U.S. forces in Northern Iraq has banned pregnancy among military personnel in his command, NBC News repor Read more...