The Labour Department reported false counts of week-to-week jobless-benefits claims, and several states underpaid unemployed Americans through a key economic relief program, the Government Accountability Office said Monday. Inconsistent state data, claims backlogs, and potential fraud in the benefits system resulted in “flawed week-to-week comparisons” of jobless-claims data, the government […]
Walmart and McDonald’s are among the companies with most workers on federally-funded social safety net programs to help pay for healthcare and food assistance, according to a report by the Government Accountability Office (GAO). Thousands of people working at the chains are on Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) food stamps […]
Acting Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf and acting Deputy Secretary Ken Cuccinelli are legally ineligible to serve in their current roles, a government watchdog concluded on Friday. Wolf and Cuccinelli are serving under “an invalid order of succession” under the Vacancies Reform Act, the Government Accountability Office said. Trump has […]
The Air Force has been warning about its growing pilot shortage for some time. But a government report has found that the Air Force, Marine Corps, and Navy all have significant shortfalls. The service branches’ stop-gap approaches have created additional problems for pilots, hurting quality of life and affecting retention, […]
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