Accuracy in Media

HHS Audit: ObamaCare Officials Ignored High Risk of Failures in Website

Well, this is apparent, too late and after-the-fact: Officials knew that Healthcare.gov faced a high risk of failure and continued implementation of the website despite multiple warnings, according to an audit by the Inspector General of the Department of Health and Human Services. The report evaluated all factors that led to the website’s shortcomings, reviewing […]

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IRS Erased Another Hard Drive

The rampant lawlessness of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is really disconcerting, to put it nicely. This time, the hard drive in question belonged to an IRS official who may have violated confidential taxpayer information by hiring an outside firm to audit Microsoft. Photo by BrookingsInst

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Fake Applicants Approved by HealthCare.Gov, Again

GAO did another investigation and found that fake applicants were approved, yet again: Healthcare.gov approved subsidized coverage in 2015 for 10 fictitious applicants in another Government Accountability Office (GAO) sting, according to a report from the investigative agency. The GAO created 10 applications whose features included impossible Social Security numbers and claims to work for an […]

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Audit finds that DHS has No Idea what a Warehouse is

This isn’t a joke. The Free Beacon found the following: The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) cannot effectively manage its warehouse space, in part due to “confusion” about what the definition of a warehouse is, according to a new audit. The Office of Inspector General (OIG) found that the agency could save at least $1 […]

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Audit finds $38 Million Farming Program has been Mismanaged

As the Washington Free Beacon reported: “A program intended to give financial assistance to “socially disadvantaged” farmers is riddled with “broad and pervasive mismanagement,” leading the U.S. Department of Agriculture inspector general to question millions of dollars in taxpayer funds.” “The Office of Advocacy and Outreach (OAO), established by the 2008 Farm Bill, administered $38 […]

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February 2016

2/24/2016 - HHS Audit: ObamaCare Officials Ignored High Risk of Failures in Website

2/18/2016 - Colorado’s ObamaCare Exchange Had Inadequate Security

2/5/2016 - Iowa Newspaper Calls for Audit of Sanders-Clinton Caucus Results

January 2016

1/21/2016 - IRS Erased Another Hard Drive

October 2015

10/28/2015 - Fake Applicants Approved by HealthCare.Gov, Again

10/19/2015 - Audit: State Dept Cybersecurity Lax under Hillary Clinton’s Watch

September 2015

9/9/2015 - Audit finds that DHS has No Idea what a Warehouse is

April 2015

4/16/2015 - Audit finds $38 Million Farming Program has been Mismanaged