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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Futuristic cop cars may identify suspectspotentially track the location of every citizen, even if they're not suspected
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 11 hours ago
potentially track the location of every citizen, even if they're not suspected of wrongdoing. Earlier this year, the U.S. Government Accountability Office issued a report critical of the FBI's use of facial recognition technology. But police... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Futuristic cop cars may identify suspectspotentially track the location of every citizen, even if they're not suspected
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 11 hours ago
potentially track the location of every citizen, even if they're not suspected of wrongdoing. Earlier this year, the U.S. Government Accountability Office issued a report critical of the FBI's use of facial recognition technology. But police... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Futuristic cop cars may identify suspectspotentially track the location of every citizen, even if they're not suspected
WSMV Nashville / Posted 12 hours ago
potentially track the location of every citizen, even if they're not suspected of wrongdoing. Earlier this year, the U.S. Government Accountability Office issued a report critical of the FBI's use of facial recognition technology. But police... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Futuristic cop cars may identify suspectspotentially track the location of every citizen, even if they're not suspected
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 12 hours ago
potentially track the location of every citizen, even if they're not suspected of wrongdoing. Earlier this year, the U.S. Government Accountability Office issued a report critical of the FBI's use of facial recognition technology. But police... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Futuristic cop cars may identify suspectspotentially track the location of every citizen, even if they're not suspected
FOX Carolina / Posted 12 hours ago
potentially track the location of every citizen, even if they're not suspected of wrongdoing. Earlier this year, the U.S. Government Accountability Office issued a report critical of the FBI's use of facial recognition technology. But police... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Futuristic cop cars may identify suspectspotentially track the location of every citizen, even if they're not suspected
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 12 hours ago
potentially track the location of every citizen, even if they're not suspected of wrongdoing. Earlier this year, the U.S. Government Accountability Office issued a report critical of the FBI's use of facial recognition technology. But police... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Sen. Michael Bennet calls for government accountability office to probe Trump voter fraud commissionSen. Michael Bennet is doubling down on President Trump’s election integrity co
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 16 hours ago
Sen. Michael Bennet is doubling down on President Trump’s election integrity commission, and is now calling for the U.S. Government Accountability Office to probe the panel. Bennet, a Colorado Democrat, along with Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn.,... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
EPA chief Scott Pruitt's Colorado trip at heart of Dems' accusations he misused taxpayer fundsand wetlands. In a letter sent last week, the top Democrats on four committees
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 18 hours ago
and wetlands. In a letter sent last week, the top Democrats on four committees with oversight of EPA asked the head of the Government Accountability Office to issue a formal legal ruling on whether Pruitt's participation in the video violated... Read more
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Reuters
GAO opens door for Congress to review leveraged lendingto Congressional review, clearing the way for them to possibly be overturned.
Reuters / Posted 19 hours ago
to Congressional review, clearing the way for them to possibly be overturned. After months of consideration, the US Government Accountability Office said the guidelines amount to a formal rule that Congress can review. In the wake of the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Futuristic police cars may identify suspectspotentially track the location of every citizen, even if they're not suspected
KECI Missoula / Posted 20 hours ago
potentially track the location of every citizen, even if they're not suspected of wrongdoing. Earlier this year, the U.S. Government Accountability Office issued a report critical of the FBI's use of facial recognition technology. But police... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Futuristic police cars may identify suspectspotentially track the location of every citizen, even if they're not suspected
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 20 hours ago
potentially track the location of every citizen, even if they're not suspected of wrongdoing. Earlier this year, the U.S. Government Accountability Office issued a report critical of the FBI's use of facial recognition technology. But police... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Futuristic police cars may identify suspectspotentially track the location of every citizen, even if they're not suspected
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 20 hours ago
potentially track the location of every citizen, even if they're not suspected of wrongdoing. Earlier this year, the U.S. Government Accountability Office issued a report critical of the FBI's use of facial recognition technology. But police... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Futuristic police cars may identify suspectspotentially track the location of every citizen, even if they're not suspected
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 20 hours ago
potentially track the location of every citizen, even if they're not suspected of wrongdoing. Earlier this year, the U.S. Government Accountability Office issued a report critical of the FBI's use of facial recognition technology. But police... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Futuristic police cars may identify suspectspotentially track the location of every citizen, even if they're not suspected
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 20 hours ago
potentially track the location of every citizen, even if they're not suspected of wrongdoing. Earlier this year, the U.S. Government Accountability Office issued a report critical of the FBI's use of facial recognition technology. But police... Read more
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News 8000
Futuristic police cars may identify suspectspotentially track the location of every citizen, even if they're not suspected
News 8000 / Posted 21 hours ago
potentially track the location of every citizen, even if they're not suspected of wrongdoing. Earlier this year, the U.S. Government Accountability Office issued a report critical of the FBI's use of facial recognition technology. But police... Read more
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The Hill
EPA’s decision to clamp down on ‘sue and settle’ tactics is a good startfrom 2009-2012, the EPA entered into 60 sue-and-settle agreements. It has been
The Hill / Posted 22 hours ago
from 2009-2012, the EPA entered into 60 sue-and-settle agreements. It has been big business for lawyers, as a 2011 Government Accountability Office report found that environmental groups received millions of dollars in attorneys’ fees from... Read more
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Roll Call
Congressional Democrats Call for More Gun Violence ResearchSenate Democrats on Wednesday presented a report from the Government Accountabi
Roll Call / Posted yesterday
Senate Democrats on Wednesday presented a report from the Government Accountability Office highlighting the limitations lawmakers have imposed on researchers attempting to understand gun violence, which they called a “public health crisis.” “If we... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Colorado’s Michael Bennet calls for investigation into Trump voter commissionWednesday in calling for an investigation into a controversial White House pane
Greeley Tribune / Posted yesterday
Wednesday in calling for an investigation into a controversial White House panel on voting. In a letter to the U.S. Government Accountability Office, Bennet and Democratic U.S. Sens. Cory Booker of New Jersey and Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota... Read more
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New America Media
As 2020 Census Approaches, Minority Groups Risk Undercountbut lack of testing makes the census vulnerable to an inaccurate count. The 20
New America Media / Posted yesterday
but lack of testing makes the census vulnerable to an inaccurate count. The 2020 Census has already been listed by the Government Accountability Office (GAO) as a “high risk” federal program in its 2017 High Risk Report. The result?... Read more
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Roll Call
Contrary to Rhetoric, Military Mishaps Have Been Decliningthose assets, could actually worsen military readiness in the short term,” said
Roll Call / Posted 2 days ago
those assets, could actually worsen military readiness in the short term,” said John Pendleton, a senior analyst with the Government Accountability Office. Lethal accidents This summer’s collisions came fast and hit hard, killing at least 46... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
US nuke waste repository in New Mexico will get more spaceis increasing slowly, but federal auditors recently raised concerns that the re
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
is increasing slowly, but federal auditors recently raised concerns that the repository could run out of space. The U.S. Government Accountability Office also found that the Energy Department has no plans for securing regulatory approvals and... Read more
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asianage
US nuke waste repository in New Mexico will get more spaceis increasing slowly, but federal auditors recently raised concerns that the re
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
is increasing slowly, but federal auditors recently raised concerns that the repository could run out of space. The US Government Accountability Office also found that the Energy Department has no plans for securing regulatory approvals and... Read more
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Daily Mail
US nuke waste repository in New Mexico will get more spaceis increasing slowly, but federal auditors recently raised concerns that the re
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
is increasing slowly, but federal auditors recently raised concerns that the repository could run out of space. The US Government Accountability Office also found that the Energy Department has no plans for securing regulatory approvals and... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
US nuke waste repository in New Mexico will get more spaceis increasing slowly, but federal auditors recently raised concerns that the re
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
is increasing slowly, but federal auditors recently raised concerns that the repository could run out of space. The U.S. Government Accountability Office also found that the Energy Department has no plans for securing regulatory approvals and... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
US nuke waste repository in New Mexico will get more spaceis increasing slowly, but federal auditors recently raised concerns that the re
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
is increasing slowly, but federal auditors recently raised concerns that the repository could run out of space. The U.S. Government Accountability Office also found that the Energy Department has no plans for securing regulatory approvals and... Read more
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Connecticut Post
US nuke waste repository in New Mexico will get more spaceis increasing slowly, but federal auditors recently raised concerns that the re
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
is increasing slowly, but federal auditors recently raised concerns that the repository could run out of space. The U.S. Government Accountability Office also found that the Energy Department has no plans for securing regulatory approvals and... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
US nuke waste repository in New Mexico will get more spaceis increasing slowly, but federal auditors recently raised concerns that the re
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
is increasing slowly, but federal auditors recently raised concerns that the repository could run out of space. The U.S. Government Accountability Office also found that the Energy Department has no plans for securing regulatory approvals and... Read more
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Philly.com
Democrats accuse EPA's Pruitt of misusing taxpayer fundsand wetlands. In a letter sent last week, the top Democrats on four committees
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
and wetlands. In a letter sent last week, the top Democrats on four committees with oversight of EPA asked the head of the Government Accountability Office to issue a formal legal ruling on whether Pruitt's participation in the video violated... Read more
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FOX Business
Equifax loses appeal on $7M IRS contractThe Government Accountability Office (GAO) released the full text of its decisi
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
The Government Accountability Office (GAO) released the full text of its decision to deny Equifax’s (NYSE:EFX) appeal to preserve its $7.25 million anti-fraud prevention contract with the IRS, rejecting the credit reporting agency’s technical... Read more
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FOX Business
Equifax loses appeal on $7M IRS contractThe Government Accountability Office (GAO) released the full text of its decisi
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
The Government Accountability Office (GAO) released the full text of its decision to deny Equifax’s (EFX) appeal to preserve its $7.25 million anti-fraud prevention contract with the IRS, rejecting the credit reporting agency’s technical challenge... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Trump’s drug czar nominee tied to drug industry’s triumph over the DEAof narcotics. The industry also complained that the DEA communicated poorly wit
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
of narcotics. The industry also complained that the DEA communicated poorly with companies — citing a 2015 report by the Government Accountability Office — and was too punitive when narcotics were diverted out of the legal drug distribution... Read more
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Reuters
They fled danger for a high-stakes bet on U.S. immigration courtsin which a clerk randomly assigns an application to a particular asylum officer
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
in which a clerk randomly assigns an application to a particular asylum officer or immigration judge.” In 2008, the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) found similar disparities in its own study. In response to the rising criticism, the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
News - The Times-Tribuneof narcotics. The industry also complained that the DEA communicated poorly wit
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
of narcotics. The industry also complained that the DEA communicated poorly with companies - citing a 2015 report by the Government Accountability Office - and was too punitive when narcotics were diverted out of the legal drug distribution... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Democrats accuse EPA's Pruitt of misusing taxpayer fundsand wetlands. In a letter sent last week, the top Democrats on four committees
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
and wetlands. In a letter sent last week, the top Democrats on four committees with oversight of EPA asked the head of the Government Accountability Office to issue a formal legal ruling on whether Pruitt's participation in the video violated... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Democrats accuse EPA's Pruitt of misusing taxpayer fundsand wetlands. In a letter sent last week, the top Democrats on four committees
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 3 days ago
and wetlands. In a letter sent last week, the top Democrats on four committees with oversight of EPA asked the head of the Government Accountability Office to issue a formal legal ruling on whether Pruitt's participation in the video violated... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Democrats accuse EPA's Pruitt of misusing taxpayer fundsand wetlands. In a letter sent last week, the top Democrats on four committees
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
and wetlands. In a letter sent last week, the top Democrats on four committees with oversight of EPA asked the head of the Government Accountability Office to issue a formal legal ruling on whether Pruitt's participation in the video violated... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Democrats accuse EPA's Pruitt of misusing taxpayer fundsand wetlands. In a letter sent last week, the top Democrats on four committees
The New Canaan News / Posted 3 days ago
and wetlands. In a letter sent last week, the top Democrats on four committees with oversight of EPA asked the head of the Government Accountability Office to issue a formal legal ruling on whether Pruitt's participation in the video violated... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Democrats accuse EPA's Pruitt of misusing taxpayer fundsand wetlands. In a letter sent last week, the top Democrats on four committees
The Register Citizen / Posted 3 days ago
and wetlands. In a letter sent last week, the top Democrats on four committees with oversight of EPA asked the head of the Government Accountability Office to issue a formal legal ruling on whether Pruitt's participation in the video violated... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Democrats accuse EPA's Pruitt of misusing taxpayer fundsand wetlands. In a letter sent last week, the top Democrats on four committees
The Middletown Press / Posted 3 days ago
and wetlands. In a letter sent last week, the top Democrats on four committees with oversight of EPA asked the head of the Government Accountability Office to issue a formal legal ruling on whether Pruitt's participation in the video violated... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Democrats accuse EPA's Pruitt of misusing taxpayer fundsand wetlands. In a letter sent last week, the top Democrats on four committees
Darien News-Review / Posted 3 days ago
and wetlands. In a letter sent last week, the top Democrats on four committees with oversight of EPA asked the head of the Government Accountability Office to issue a formal legal ruling on whether Pruitt's participation in the video violated... Read more
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The Hill
EPA cracking down on legal settlements with green groupsproposed settlements before they are made final under the Clean Air Act, and to
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
proposed settlements before they are made final under the Clean Air Act, and to accept public input about them. A 2014 Government Accountability Office report on settlements found that they only had a "limited" impact on agency regulations, and... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Democrats accuse EPA's Pruitt of misusing taxpayer fundsthe agency's jurisdiction under the Clean Water Act to include smaller streams
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 3 days ago
the agency's jurisdiction under the Clean Water Act to include smaller streams and wetlands. Democrats are urging the Government Accountability Office to investigate whether the trip violated federal rules prohibiting using taxpayer funds for... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Democrats accuse EPA's Pruitt of misusing taxpayer fundsthe agency's jurisdiction under the Clean Water Act to include smaller streams
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 days ago
the agency's jurisdiction under the Clean Water Act to include smaller streams and wetlands. Democrats are urging the Government Accountability Office to investigate whether the trip violated federal rules prohibiting using taxpayer funds for... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
How drug companies triumphed over the DEA in 2016 and kept opioids...of narcotics. The industry also complained that the DEA communicated poorly wit
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
of narcotics. The industry also complained that the DEA communicated poorly with companies - citing a 2015 report by the Government Accountability Office - and was too punitive when narcotics were diverted out of the legal drug distribution... Read more
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The Hill
Trump has squandered a unique opportunity for bipartisan health reform— abscond with their money, leaving behind millions in unpaid health care bills
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
— abscond with their money, leaving behind millions in unpaid health care bills. So common was this behavior that the Government Accountability Office once derided association health plans as “a source of regulatory confusion, enforcement... Read more
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The Mercury News
How the drug industry got the best of the DEAof narcotics. The industry also complained that the DEA communicated poorly wit
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
of narcotics. The industry also complained that the DEA communicated poorly with companies – citing a 2015 report by the Government Accountability Office – and was too punitive when narcotics were diverted out of the legal drug distribution... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
The drug industry's triumph over the DEAof narcotics. The industry also complained that the DEA communicated poorly wit
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
of narcotics. The industry also complained that the DEA communicated poorly with companies - citing a 2015 report by the Government Accountability Office - and was too punitive when narcotics were diverted out of the legal drug distribution... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Bowe Bergdahl Pleads Guilty To Desertion, Misconducthadn't been searching for Bergdahl." Legal questions about the case have exten
KERA North Texas / Posted 3 days ago
hadn't been searching for Bergdahl." Legal questions about the case have extended beyond Bergdahl. In August of 2014, the Government Accountability Office said that the Pentagon "didn't give enough notice to Congress and misused nearly $1 million"... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Bowe Bergdahl Pleads Guilty To Desertion, Misconducthadn't been searching for Bergdahl." Legal questions about the case have exten
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
hadn't been searching for Bergdahl." Legal questions about the case have extended beyond Bergdahl. In August of 2014, the Government Accountability Office said that the Pentagon "didn't give enough notice to Congress and misused nearly $1 million"... Read more
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Philly.com
How the drug industry derailed the DEA's war on painkillersof narcotics. The industry also complained that the DEA communicated poorly wit
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
of narcotics. The industry also complained that the DEA communicated poorly with companies – citing a 2015 report by the Government Accountability Office – and was too punitive when narcotics were diverted out of the legal drug distribution... Read more
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