Committee Majority Staff Report Finds Inconsistencies in Federal Penalties for Bad Actors, Including Sexual Misconduct
House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Republicans released a staff report after a year-long investigation into federal agencies use of a Table of Penalties. The report found there is no standardized definition of sexual misconduct or recommended penalties across the federal government. Chairman ...
Committee Releases Fast & Furious Report: Obstruction of Congress by the Department of Justice
Documents obtained after years of litigation reveal the full depth of DOJ's obstructionist tactics The report highlights key documents and communications won during the course of federal litigation which detail DOJ's stonewalling of both Congress and the family of slain Border Patrol agent Brian Terry.
Bipartisan Committee Staff Report: Clear Guidelines Needed for “Stingray” Devices
Report Details Law Enforcement's Use of Cell-Site Simulators House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) and Ranking Member Elijah Cummings (D-MD) released a bipartisan
U.S. EMBASSY CONSTRUCTION OVER BUDGET, NOT MEETING DEADLINES
Committee finds State prioritizing aesthetics over security The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee released a staff report concluding the U.S. Department of State (Department) prioritizes architectural significance
Oversight Report Reveals $83 Billion Collected Through Agency Fines and Penalties
The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee released a Majority staff report titled, Restoring the Power of the Purse: Shining Light on Federal Agencies Billion Dollar Fines Collections. The report surveyed 34 agencies and found they collected over $83 billion in fines and penalties between 2010 and 2015, which were used to fund operations and ...
Oversight Committee Report Finds Politicizing of WOTUS Rulemaking
The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee released a
The Improper Payments and Elimination and Recovery Act: An Analysis of Five Years of Data
House Oversight and Government Reform Chairman Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) released a staff report titled, The Improper Payments and Elimination and Recovery Act: An Analysis of Five Years of Data. Here’s a look at a few key figures.
Findings from Interview Summaries of the FBI’s Investigation into Sec. Clinton’s Private E-Mail Server
House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) and House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes (R-CA) released the following statement and summary findings after the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) released additional files related to its investigation of Secretary Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server. “We find Under Secretary Kennedy’s actions extremely disturbing. Those who receive classified intelligence should not ...
The OPM Data Breach: How the Government Jeopardized Our National Security for More than a Generation
House Oversight and Government Reform Chairman Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) released a staff report titled, The OPM Data Breach: How the Government Jeopardized Our National Security for More than a Generation, chronicling the Committee’s year-long investigation into how ...
Contempt Resolution for Administrative Official
Excerpts from the resolution: “The documents and communications covered by the subpoena are central to the Committee’s investigation of the controversial WOTUS rulemaking process. WOTUS expanded the Clean Water Act’s purview and raised enforcement concerns, as well as state sovereignty ...