Congress has returned to Washington to finish out the lame-duck session, with the deadline for lawmakers’ top priority fast approaching.
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In his second annual “wastebook,“ entitled Federal Fumbles: 100 Ways the Government Dropped the Ball, Senator James Lankford (R-OK) outlines what he refers to as a “small fraction of the wasteful and duplicative spending from our government over the last few years.”
With Congress back for a brief period, the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) is pushing a legislative proposal to increase the current death gratuity rate for civilian workers killed on the job in addition to the funeral allowance allotted.
An investigative piece published by the Washington Post revealed an internal Pentagon study that exposed $125 billion in administrative waste.