The government’s agency for monitoring federal compliance with public records law needs to be more aggressive, a Government Accountability Office (GAO) report concluded last week.
The four-year-old Office of Government Information Services (OGIS) should be more forceful in vetting agencies’ compliance with current public records law, as well as proposed changes to regulations, the GAO said in a report.
Former Treasury Secretary Lawrence Summers withdrew on Sunday from consideration to succeed Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke after fierce opposition from within the Democratic Party hurt his chances of being confirmed in Congress.
Obamacare’s unpopularity and the confusion over understanding of its impact has never been higher with the American public, a new survey by the Pew Research Center shows.
The State Department is defending a controversial and some say inaccurate report that claimed the influence of Iran in Latin America and the Caribbean is decreasing.
President Barack Obama responded to criticisms of his leadership in dealing with Syria on Sunday during an interview on ABC’s “This Week.”