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"… uy influence with members of Congress, congressional staff, top government officials and executives of troubled mortgage giant Fannie Mae, according to a Hous …"

"… sly. Other previously mentioned names included former top executive branch officials and three chief executives of Fannie Mae."Documents and testimony obtaine …"

"… iends of Angelo."The Justice Department has not prosecuted any Countrywide official, but the House committee's report said documents and testimony show that M …"

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"… unced this spring that it was reorienting its forces to deal with what its officials regard as a rising Chinese military threat against U.S. allies in the reg …"

"… the violations since Nov. 2011.In the settlement, Pratt admitted that some officials in its Canadian subsidiary were aware from the outset that the work with …"

"… nager referred explicitly in an Aug. 2000 e-mail to the company’s export officials to the task of making engines for an “attack helicopter,” an agreed …"

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"… iting a 2011 Center for Public Integrity investigation, a Labor Department official said Thursday that the Occupational Safety and Health Administration has r …"

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"… ike pulling teeth for us to get people to file pesticide complaints.”The official count doesn't reflect reality, agrees Andy Rackley, director of agricultur …"

"… e was told her phone call constituted a complaint.In January 2007, a state official told her an investigator had visited the farm “but failed to gather info …"

"… w was proper. The EPA does not meddle in state public records disputes, an official said — and, if anything, the worker should have filed her complaint soon …"

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"… l a violent explosion. But experts, worker safety advocates and government officials have been sounding alarms for years. Steve Sallman, a health and safety …"

"… s have been sounding alarms for years. Steve Sallman, a health and safety official with the United Steelworkers union, still thinks about the dust fire 20 ye …"

"… dy’s harmed, nobody thinks anything about it,” said Sandra Bennett, an official at the Tennessee Occupational Safety and Health Administration, which inve …"

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"… lity for quantity,” Laughlin wrote in an appeal to a higher-ranking OSHA official in Philadelphia in November 2009. “I need some guidance because I'm torn …"

"… because of the need to complete this case to the best of my ability." The official advised Laughlin to “relax” and use the weekend to “go out and hit s …"

"… lock strikes October” — the beginning of the new fiscal year. One OSHA official referred to the supervisor's email as a "Quota System threat." Other OSHA …"

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"… ivers that tried to unionize were rejected. In a case from Dallas, an NLRB official determined the drivers were independent contractors. In Enajekpo’s case …"

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"… rganizations run by legislative leaders or the spouses of high-level state officials since 2003. But because of a loophole in ethics law, the public didn’t …"

"… equire disclosure of state contracts with legislators and executive branch officials has sailed to approval through the House and the Senate.The bill, L.D. 18 …"

"… nizations run by top legislators or the family members of executive branch officials had received $235 million in state contracts between 2003 and 2010.In som …"

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"… Guatemala; Carlos had already been employed by the DEA as a purported FARC official in the Kassar case.Braun, now a managing partner with Specter Group Intern …"

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"… tion in December, they have yet to formally request help from South Korean officials, and it is not clear when or if Song might be extradited back to Illinois …"

"… that allow border-crossing fugitives to avoid prosecution.Law enforcement officials would not comment on why there was no progress in the case for so many ye …"

"… omment on why there was no progress in the case for so many years, but one official suggested that it languished because of a lack of communication among the …"

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"… eged illegal act, they are going to get a reward.”Cruden, the former DOJ official, said the cases are difficult by their nature. The dumping comes, often, i …"

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"… ndhills area. The company says it is still working with Nebraska officials but expects to submit a new application to the White House this year. It …"

"… view decisions, a mostly symbolic gesture, since a TransCanada Corporation official had said earlier that he expects to get the needed permits and t …"

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"… n energy venture that went bankrupt, Beacon Power Corp.Allison, a longtime official in the public and private sectors who most recently served as Assistant Se …"

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"… at operate their own versions of VPP. And the list of fatal accidents that officials use to monitor the program was incomplete; the agency later added deaths …"

"… elease of toxic acid that forced a Pennsylvania town to be evacuated. OSHA officials gave preliminary approval to the site as a program “Star” — and the …"

"… thdrew the honor before it became final.After receiving the complaint, one official in the inspector general’s office wrote that “there appears to be suff …"

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"… by U.S. automakers. The EPA has yet to issue a proposal, and a top agency official says the oil industry study is based on proposals more stringent than thos …"

"… rs, in two of its four potential scenarios. But Hirshfeld and Oge, the EPA official, both said that that was unlikely to happen. Hirshfeld said lowering gasol …"

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"… drop in 2013, the budget would then revert to growth, administration officials say. They have not said what the average annual increase would be from 20 …"

"… annual increase would be from 2017 to 2021, but two senior administration officials who asked not to be named said the result after 10 years would still be a …"

"… over a dozen years — until a day or so before it was made, according to officials involved in the process. White House officials now say they did not tell …"

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"… ore operations, but the incident was greeted with seeming indifference. No official clean-up was launched, so the community was left to clean up the mess itse …"

"… evelopment, environmentalists warned it was moving too fast. To activists, official silence surrounding the November incident was evidence that Ghana lacked t …"

"… t the companies that developed the Jubilee field, and the World Bank Group officials who lent hundreds of millions of dollars to jumpstart the project, were a …"

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"… tricks to get loans approved and sold off to Wall Street investors.One WMC official, Riedel claims, went so far as to declare: “Fraud pays.”How well did G …"

"… did plenty to deal with the issue. Some ex-employees counter that GE officials didn’t do enough to rein in illicit practices, despite warnings from Ri …"

"… ubprime misadventure has earned little attention from news media or public officials amid headlines about bank failures and mega-bailouts at other big compani …"

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"… t get a lot of other people to join me.”Picking up the slackSome Texas officials are frustrated, too.Two veteran lawyers with the Harris County Attorney …"

"… nvironmental law firm, soon challenged the permit in court, accusing state officials of rushing the permitting process because of pressure from Sunflower and …"

"… geous stuff that those of us in the real world have to contend with.”DNR officials said Stepp was unavailable for an interview. The department’s No. 2 off …"

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"… model workplaces” from regular safety inspections, a Department of Labor official confirmed this week.The review is focusing in part on “legitimate concer …"

"… a Center for Public Integrity investigation, said Jordan Barab, the No. 2 official at the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, which runs the progr …"

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"… ched.As the case was being argued, Bank of America denied that Countrywide officials mistreated Niemela.The bank’s lawyers hit hard against Niemela in legal …"

"… Former Countrywide chief executive Angelo Mozilo and other former company officials, meanwhile, have disputed allegations that senior management bullied empl …"

"… a $3.8 million verdict, upholding his claims that Mozilo and other senior officials had punished him for standing up against management misconduct. …"

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"… s, she later claimed, were upset that she was, well, finding fraud.Company officials, she alleged in a lawsuit, berated her for reporting that sales staffers …"

"… r allegations. The case was settled on undisclosed terms. A former company official confirmed to iWatch News that Citizens was no longer in business, but said …"

"… te scandals. One legal scholar hailed the act — which gave federal labor officials the power to order companies to swiftly reinstate whistleblowers with bac …"

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"… llery shells for chemical weapons that Libya kept secret for decades, U.S. officials said.The shells, which Libya filled with highly toxic mustard agent, were …"

"… under heavy guard and round-the-clock drone surveillance, U.S. and Libyan officials said.The discovery of the shells has prompted a U.S. intelligence-led pro …"

"… ls were custom-designed and produced in Iran for Libya, said a senior U.S. official, one of several who spoke on condition of anonymity because the sensitivit …"

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"… maker Solyndra sunk deeper into debt last year, a top Department of Energy official pulled the company’s chief investor aside with a last-ditch pitch: If in …"

"… last year, the company and its chief investors met with Energy Department officials in a search for solutions. Solyndra and its investors wanted more money f …"

"… As the meeting broke up, Mitchell wrote, he was approached by a top Energy official – pitching a new idea. “The lead decision maker for the DOE at this w …"

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"… he past three decades, Jeani Thomson has been pleading with New York state officials to protect her and her neighbors from air pollution that regularly spread …"

"… ted with blood disorders, infertility, and cancer, especially leukemia.EPA officials acknowledged in interviews with the Center for Public Integrity’s iWatc …"

"… d such sophisticated equipment had not been available previously. So state officials had no way of knowing about the benzene, formaldehyde, and other toxic em …"

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"… en Kaiser and his advisers, Congressional investigators and administration officials were already disputing their significance. Republicans in Congress argue …"

"… even though Kaiser had made 16 visits to the White House to meet with top officials. "Documents recently obtained by the Committee directly contradict those …"

"… Republicans who have been spearheading the investigation. Administration officials, meanwhile, pointed to language in the emails that suggest Kaiser and his …"

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"… s spring. But Holder firmly rebuffed requests to oust a Justice Department official involved in overseeing the case.The venue for these pointed exchanges was …"

"… for focusing on lowly straw buyers rather than high-level traffickers.ATF officials were hoping to follow the guns in hopes of making cases against higher-le …"

"… ress. Holder bristled when the senator asked him to name and shame the DOJ officials responsible for attempting to smear the former ATF agent.“As you said, …"

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"… licing authority from the states. Eric Schaeffer, a former top enforcement official at the agency, recalls hearing “bitter, bitter complaints” from state …"

"… at the agency, recalls hearing “bitter, bitter complaints” from state officials resentful of planned federal enforcement actions. “It can get pretty te …"

"… Michigan beset by six high priority violators within a 15-mile radius.EPA officials say that while substantial progress has been made under the 1990 Clean Ai …"

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"… s at VPP sites.”In recent years, the agency has issued memos to regional officials stressing the importance of documenting and following up on fatal acciden …"

"… nts at VPP sites. Soon after being appointed in 2009, the agency’s No. 2 official, Jordan Barab, noted that there were some deaths missing and talked with o …"

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