inspectors general

Fail-Safe Accountability

The recent firings by P45 of four inspectors general in little over a month is unprecedented, demonstrating a determination to create unaccountable executive authority advocated by the radical right through elimination of oversight. Fortunately, this country has created a fail-safe option:… Read More ›

Black Eye for the Good Guys

By Michael Fruitman The headline from the June 6 Washington Post was like a stab to the heart: How a watchdog whitewashed its oversight of FEMA’s disaster response with ‘feel good’ reports. Shocking. With nearly three decades of experience at… Read More ›