Time for a ‘Nightingale moment’ for England’s children, says watchdog

Exclusive: children’s commissioner calls for mental health support and focus on vulnerable teenagers Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage A “Nightingale moment” for children is needed, providing increased funding, extra training for teachers and counsellors in every … Read more…

Interior Department Withheld Trump Nominee Docs Ahead Of Confirmation, Watchdog Finds

Democratic lawmakers are demanding a criminal investigation, saying political appointees “orchestrated a coverup to protect” Secretary David Bernhardt. Politics – U.S. Political News, Opinion and Analysis SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and … Read more…

WATCH LIVE: Congressional watchdog shares new report on improving U.S. response to COVID-19

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The rapid rollout of the Paycheck Protection Program raises fraud risk, government watchdog finds

As of June 12, the Small Business Administration processed some $ 512 million in PPP loans for business owners in need. The speedy implementation of the program and limited underwriting could lead to potential fraud, the Government Accountability Office found. … Read more…

Fired watchdog was looking into whether Pompeo made staffer do personal errands

WASHINGTON – The State Department watchdog whom President Trump fired last Friday had been looking into whether Secretary Mike Pompeo had ordered a staffer to perform personal errands including walking his dog, making dinner reservations and grabbing dry cleaning, a … Read more…

Fired watchdog was looking into whether Pompeo made staffer do personal errands

WASHINGTON – The State Department watchdog whom President Trump fired last Friday had been looking into whether Secretary Mike Pompeo had ordered a staffer to perform personal errands including walking his dog, making dinner reservations and grabbing dry cleaning, a … Read more…

Amazon’s investment in virus-hit Deliveroo provisionally cleared by UK antitrust watchdog

Britain’s competition watchdog has provisionally cleared Amazon’s investment in food delivery start-up Deliveroo. Europe News BEST DEAL UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! … Read more…

Supplements maker Balance of Nature making false coronavirus claims, watchdog says

Supplements maker Balance of Nature is making phony claims that its products can ward off the coronavirus, a consumer watchdog claimed in federal complaints filed Tuesday. The Utah-based company — which touts its “Fruits and Veggies” supplements on radio programs … Read more…

Trump removes top coronavirus watchdog, widens attack on inspectors general

President Donald Trump removed the inspector general who was to oversee the government’s $ 2.3 trillion coronavirus response, a spokeswoman for the official’s office said on Tuesday, fueling concerns in Congress about oversight of the relief package. Reuters: Politics SPECIAL … Read more…

Fired Watchdog Says He Was ‘Legally Obligated’ To Air Ukraine Whistleblower Complaint

In a statement, Michael Atkinson said he “faithfully discharged my legal obligation as an independent and impartial Inspector General.” Politics – U.S. Political News, Opinion and Analysis SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card … Read more…

Italian antitrust watchdog probes Amazon, eBay over price spikes in virus crisis

Italy’s antitrust watchdog said on Thursday it was investigating e-commerce giants Amazon and eBay for an allegedly excessive rise in the price of products such as hand sanitiser during the coronavirus crisis. News – FashionNetwork.com USA BEST DEAL UPDATE: Shop … Read more…

Horowitz Hearing Highlights: Watchdog Warns Against Exonerating F.B.I. in Russia Inquiry, Pointing to Flaws

Senators and the inspector general painted a scathing portrait of the F.B.I., with Republicans accusing agents of exploiting rules and joining Democrats in demanding a surveillance overhaul. NYT > U.S. > Politics SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your … Read more…

Boeing received ‘unnecessary’ contract boost for astronaut capsule, watchdog says

Boeing’s multibillion dollar contract to build U.S. astronaut capsules received an “unnecessary” extension from NASA, a watchdog report said on Thursday, the latest management blunders in the agency’s program to restart domestic human spaceflight. Reuters: Science News BEST DEAL UPDATE:

PM Boris Johnson referred to police watchdog over Jennifer Arcuri allegations

Case involves possible conflict of interest when Boris Johnson was mayor of London Boris Johnson has been formally referred for potential investigation into whether he committed the criminal offence of misconduct in public office, over allegations about a conflict of … Read more…