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"… anted list,” said Richard Alonso, a former top Clean Air Act enforcement official at the EPA who now represents corporations. State officials don’t l …"

"… nforcement official at the EPA who now represents corporations. State officials don’t like the list because it can make them look like laggards.The Cen …"

"… other reasons, EPA spokesman Larry Jackson said. For instance, enforcement officials may be tracking a polluter’s compliance with a court order. A company i …"

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"… Party talking points.“Most young Americans would prefer to have elected officials in Washington get out of the way of job creators and let those who actual …"

"… , nonprofit youth-outreach group” headed by a former Bush administration official. The Star-Telegram referred to a poll by the group but not its political c …"

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"… r said that $20.4 million went to broadcast ads close to the elections — officially called “electioneering communications” — that mentioned candidates …"

"… lus Association and liberal bastions like Moveon.org.Owens, the former IRS official who’s now a tax lawyer, said the huge disparity between the 65 groups th …"

"… litical activity.Who are the secret donors?Though there is no mechanism to officially identify the people who make big contributions to the c4 groups, iWatch …"

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"… rls on a five-week summer retreat. She wrote to the FCC after the AT&T official who handles donations to her organization briefed her on the deal.In need …"

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"… e Energy Department ignored repeated warnings from top Treasury Department officials that it was not following guidelines in refinancing Solyndra's half-billi …"

"… nal Treasury Department documents released by the committee also show that officials warned DOE and the White House about the refinancing. The Office of Mana …"

"… mails show. In December 2010, as DOE moved to restructure the loan, an OMB official wrote: “There are some questions at the staff level about how DOE is goi …"

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"… d and hit them with willful violations,” said retired inspector and OSHA official David Martin. The agency “should be saying, ‘We’re sorry we missed t …"

"… nancial condition. It is losing billions of dollars every year. But postal officials declined to explain to iWatch News what might stand in the way of making …"

"… the way of making the remedies urged by OSHA.Jordan Barab, OSHA’s No. 2 official, told iWatch News that the Postal Service “has been in denial.”Yet des …"

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"… t permitted by USDA regulations to sell their products across state lines, officials said.A USDA spokesman said the department has suspended poultry sales by …"

"… cross-contamination of other foods on the way from market to oven. A USDA official said the department’s consumer education efforts are vigorous and ongoin …"

"… eting Service accepted J&L Green into its farmers’ market this year, officials failed to catch that he was not registered for the Virginia exemption he …"

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"… g, ceding the jobs to the future to China or any other country.” Energy officials said the emails simply prove that the department engaged in healthy debat …"

"… ed on more than two years of rigorous analysis and due diligence by career officials spanning two administrations. As we have consistently said, there was a t …"

"… Solyndra. “Bad days are coming,” one email warned in April 2010. OMB officials also seemed concerned with the Department of Energy’s apparent failure …"

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"… nd he’s devoting himself to renewable energy and fish oil. But fisheries officials in Brussels are not convinced.  Trafficking in fish is a thriving gl …"

"… of records — including court records, government investigative files and official correspondence — from a half dozen countries. They offer quite another p …"

"… vessels, the Viarsa 1, that put the Vidals on the radar of law enforcement officials around the world.The Viarsa was spotted in a 2003 suspected illegal fishi …"

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"… dedicated to holding disaster relief agencies accountable. He said elected officials often pressure FEMA and the White House for quick aid when disaster strik …"

"… and recovery in the early 1990s.Sen. Mike Johanns, R-Neb., another elected official from a state with double digit FEMA declarations, agreed that offsets are …"

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"… the National Foundation for Credit Counseling. In recent testimony, a HUD official said that the agency has a plan to reduce the distribution timeframe to 18 …"

"… seems to have a similar function: the Office of Single-Family Housing. HUD officials say the primary change needed to create the new office is the reassignmen …"

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"… eported this, she said, to her supervisors, to Countrywide human-resources officials and to the company’s fraud hotline. The company responded, her lawsuit …"

"… ahead of her. She was supposed to meet the following week, she says, with officials from the bank’s federal regulator, the Office of the Comptroller of the …"

"… t was a call she’d been expecting from a Bank of America human-resources official. She thought they would be discussing salary structure for her team member …"

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"… nd act to hearings held last week, during which a senior Energy Department official and a top White House budget analyst attempted to explain why they decided …"

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"… The statement added that Solyndra is unaware of any wrongdoing by company officials related to the loan guarantee "or otherwise," and is cooperating with fed …"

"… nd act to hearings held last week, during which a senior Energy Department official and a top White House budget analyst attempted to explain why they decided …"

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"… ven the best opportunities for education,” she said.  …"

"… tary bases that were the subject of a recent iWatch News investigation.The official, Jo Ann Rooney, principal deputy under secretary of defense for personnel …"

"… ts with schools that have the greatest needs will be meeting with Pentagon officials from the Office of Economic Adjustment, which is overseeing the process, …"

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"… iWatch News through the Freedom of Information Act reveal that White House officials received several warnings that the company’s operations would disrupt G …"

"… .He added: “The fact that LightSquared personnel met with administration officials to tout their company and administration officials have continued to voic …"

"… met with administration officials to tout their company and administration officials have continued to voice concerns about the interference issues underscore …"

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"… uated from 1 to 2 percent, hovering at 1 percent of late.Energy Department officials said the rates for all its green energy loans were set by the bank using …"

"… We don’t talk to journalists,” a Bank employee said last week.Treasury officials, presented a series of written questions about the financing, referred qu …"

"… the financing, referred questions to the Energy Department. A former official with the federal bank said that typically, key details – such as the len …"

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"… as derailed after it came to light that Darleen Druyun, a senior Air Force official involved with the tanker negotiations, had also conducted job talks with B …"

"… example of military largesse at the taxpayers’ expense,  Air Force officials pushed to sole-source the purchase of new helicopters to patrol its nucle …"

"… the billions of dollars.If Gansler, the former chief Pentagon acquisition official, is correct, breaking that award into multiple competitions might have res …"

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"… anistan, a country which fought off a Soviet occupation in the 1980s, U.S. officials argued that the Northern Alliance and Afghan pilots were more familiar wi …"

"… gation looking at Russian helicopter procurement, examining “whether DoD official properly and effectively managed the acquisition and support of Non-Standa …"

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"… tice Department said.Melson, a former U.S. attorney and Justice Department official, took over as acting director in April 2009.The Fast and Furious operation …"

"… ctor, “and he knew that wouldn’t be him.”Mike Bouchard, a former ATF official, said Melson was being forced out without being given a chance to publicly …"

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"… s lawsuit, however, charges that the RUC serves as an “uncharted and unofficial federal advisory committee” to the federal government, staffed by physic …"

"… cy has a policy of not discussing pending litigation.  One former CMS official, however, said the agency has little choice but to rely on RUC to value pr …"

"… MS doesn’t have the resources to do anything but rely on the RUC,” the official said. “They are getting millions of dollars of free labor.”In an email …"

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"… olding, repayment arrangements and external collection agencies,” an SSA official wrote in response to the report. “We pursue other options to prevent ove …"

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"… ows there may still be some easy cuts to make. One example:  a senior official in the Veterans Health Administration who spent more than $130,900 taxpaye …"

"… IG said. Yet for two and a half years, VA bosses signed off on the unnamed official’s frequent airfare plus week night hotel costs in Washington and a daily …"

"… ess of basic management decisions.” Flying to D.C. was a part of the VA official’s regular routine, and about 65 percent of his work days were spent ther …"

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"… ed, headed for Norway via Syria.He was followed by a petition from Iranian officials that Interpol, the international police agency, list him as a fugitive. D …"

"… ol issued a Red Notice and put Homayoun on its global most-wanted list.Now officially an Interpol fugitive because of the Red Notice, Homayoun can’t leave t …"

"… ical DanceInterpol won’t talk about specific cases or countries. But its officials say their job is complicated in cases where politics mingle with allegati …"

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"… ssary to protect the U.S. economy in the future, a top Treasury Department official said today."Scaling back or repealing major parts of the Dodd-Frank Act, o …"

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"… to pay for a piece of equipment that would have reduced the hazards.In the official report, inspectors didn’t mince words. They found instances in which “ …"

"… -intentioned companies; even VPP sites can’t be perfect. But former OSHA officials interviewed by iWatch News said that a death at a VPP workplace should ra …"

"… ’t imagine how that company can stay in the program.”The current No. 2 official at OSHA, Jordan Barab, told iWatch News that a death leading to the discov …"

But does it work?

By Chris Hamby

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"… he appearance of adhering to safety standards. Wade Smith, a former safety official for some of the nation’s largest construction contractors who now works …"

"… ConocoPhillips did not respond to repeated interview requests.Many union officials interviewed by iWatch News expressed a similar sentiment: VPP can be a go …"

"… onal Chemical Workers Union Council. Corey Thompson, top health and safety official at the American Postal Workers Union, said that, although the program has …"

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"… yden. “We estimate that thousands of Canadians were affected.” French officials recently fined Google €100,000 ($142,000), adding that the company had …"

"… ration has barely taken notice. Federal regulators and Justice Department officials have either ignored the incident or conducted cursory investigations that …"

"… uted that privacy advocates have resorted to elaborate pranks to embarrass officials into acting. Take the Federal Trade Commission. The FTC opened an invest …"

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"… attorneys general, consumer groups, and even a senior Treasury Department official are complaining that the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency is …"

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"… across the world.”The FAS report comes a week after the arrest of a top official in the Pakistani army, Brig. Ali Khan, on suspicion of having alleged cont …"

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