Archives for April 2012

VIDEO: Fox News Live – Demanding an end to lavish government spending

Dan Epstein joins Harris Faulkner on Fox News Live to discuss the GSA spending scandal and the steps Cause of Action is taking to hold the administration accountable for wasteful spending. Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com zp8497586rq

Dan Epstein on Townhall.com: Is GSA Just the Tip of the Iceberg?

Is GSA Just the Tip of the Iceberg? Townhall.com By Dan Epstein This week’s hearings on the General Services Administration (GSA) spending scandal may be ruffling some feathers, but regardless of how the event is painted by either side, the truth is that we have yet another case of severe […]

Citing CoA Findings, Rep. Kline Calls for Investigation into NLRB Communications on Boeing

Citing emails uncovered by Cause of Action through FOIA, on Friday, April 13, Rep. John Kline (R-MN) sent a letter to David Berry, the Inspector General at the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) requesting an investigation into Acting Counsel Lafe Solomon at the NLRB for potential ex parte communications.  Rep. […]

Washington Post: How much are other agencies spending on award coins? A nonpartisan group wants to know

How much are other agencies spending on award coins? A nonpartisan group wants to know “Cause of Action, a nonpartisan government accountability group, has asked 28 federal agencies’ inspectors general offices for information on award coins issued to federal employees.  The group has filed a Freedom of Information Act request […]

Government Executive: GSA spending spree prompts greater scrutiny of other agencies

GSA spending spree prompts greater scrutiny of other agencies Read the full story here. GovExec.com “As the General Services Administration swiftly becomes the face of wasteful government spending, other federal agencies soon will have to take a closer look at their own checkbooks. The nonpartisan government accountability watchdog group Cause […]

Dan Epstein Talks with G. Gordon Liddy About GSA Spending & Commemorative Items

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NLRB’s Lafe Solomon Admits to Ex Parte Communications

In November, Cause of Action sent a request for investigation to the National Labor Relations Board regarding improper communications between former Member and Chairman Wilma Liebman and Acting General Counsel Lafe Solomon. We have just received an update from the NLRB to a FOIA request we sent on this matter, […]