Woman Accused of Impersonating IRS Worker

July 24, 2014 3:06 PM Comments

A Jacksonville woman is facing federal prison time on charges of identity theft, false representation of a Social Security number and impersonating a federal employee.

VA Talks Teeter on Collapse

July 24, 2014 3:05 PM Comments

Negotiations over finalizing legislation overhauling the scandal-tarred Department of Veterans Affairs appeared on the verge of collapse Thursday amid deep partisan divides over cost.

TSA Turning to Crowdsourcing to Speed Up Security Lines

July 24, 2014 9:02 AM Comments

The Transportation Security Administration quietly launched a crowdsourcing competition last week to better organize its airport security lines, promising $15,000 to the innovator who can remodel its preflight chaos.

Docs Detail Mistreatment of Vets

July 24, 2014 8:54 AM Comments

Newly released documents detail startling findings by VA’s Office of the Medical Inspector that had been hinted at in an Office of the Special Counsel Report last month.

Five Questions on the Lost IRS Emails

July 24, 2014 8:54 AM Comments

Here are five key questions about the IRS email saga.

Postal Inspector Indicted On Federal Mail Theft, Drug Charges

July 23, 2014 10:04 PM Comments

A once-renowned U.S. postal inspector has been indicted on charges he rifled through damaged mail and stole valuable items over a two-year span, and also for a separate count of marijuana trafficking, according to federal authorities.

NASA’s Rocket Program May Be Aborted

July 23, 2014 9:34 PM Comments

Federal auditors say NASA doesn’t have enough money to start launching its new, $12 billion rocket program by the end of 2017 as planned.

Social Security Spent $300M on ‘IT Boondoggle’

July 23, 2014 6:57 PM Comments

Six years ago the Social Security Administration embarked on an aggressive plan to replace outdated computer systems overwhelmed by a growing flood of disability claims. Nearly $300 million later, the new system is nowhere near ready and agency officials are struggling to salvage a project racked by delays and mismanagement, according to an internal report commissioned by the agency.

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