• McCaskill Works to Open Up Federal Spending Process0

      v:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);} o:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);} w:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);} .shape {behavior:url(#default#VML);} st1:*{behavior:url(#default#ieooui) } Shining a light on open government When U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill arrived in Washington, she looked at the federal government with the keen eye of an auditor and the logical persistence of a prosecutor, which drove her focus on government transparency and accountability and

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  • U.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE MAKES AVAILABLE $1 BILLION IN RECOVERY ACT FUNDS FOR COPS PROGRAM0

    U.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE MAKES AVAILABLE $1 BILLION IN RECOVERY ACT FUNDS FOR COPS PROGRAM WASHINGTON – U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder announced today that the Department of Justice is now accepting applications for $1 billion in Recovery Act Funds for the Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) Program.  Approximately 5,500 law enforcement officer jobs will

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  • BOND: AIG BONUSES OUTRAGEOUS0

    BOND:  AIG BONUSES OUTRAGEOUS Obama Administration Failed to Prevent Misuse of Taxpayer Funds ‘We Need a Little Less Talk, A Lot More Action’ WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Kit Bond today went to the Senate floor to blast the bonuses being paid to AIG after the taxpayers had to bail out the bank again.  Bond

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