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House Committee Asks GAO To Review Research Sexual Harassment

The growing #MeToo movement brought to light cases of sexual harassment in Hollywood and in the political arena. Concerns over sexual harassment and discrimination now appear to be working their way into the federally funded research community.


Can Congress Move Quickly on Improper Payments?

In these tight budget times, federal efforts to limit improper payment are crucial. Federal agencies have reported billions of dollars’ worth of misspent funds and are taking major steps to reduce these totals. It’s good to see Congress is taking…


October: Open Season for FY 2012

The federal fiscal year for 2012 officially began on Saturday, but none of the FY’s appropriations bills have been finalized and signed.  Last week, Congress managed to pass a continuing resolution (H.R. 2017) that keeps the federal government running through…