Inspector General

 U.S. State Department Inspector General Steve Linick departs the U.S. Capitol October 02, 2019 in Washington, DC.
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Justin Udo
May 17, 2020 - 1:27 pm
A number of United States senators from both sides of the aisle are concerned about President Donald Trump's recent firing of an inspector general, including a New Jersey senator with some harsh words for the president as he announced a Senate investigation. Read more here.
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Inspector General Amy Kurland is leaving the position after 12 years of fighting corruption to join the Municipal Integrity team of nonprofit Bloomberg Associates.
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Pat Loeb
February 09, 2020 - 11:49 am
Philadelphia's longest-serving Inspector General is leaving her post, after having investigated hundreds of corruption cases and recovered millions of dollars during 12 years on the job. Read more here.
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Michael Flynn
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November 27, 2019 - 10:28 am
Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump's first national security adviser, will not be sentenced on December 18 as previously planned, a federal judge ruled Wednesday, to await the release of an internal Justice Department report on FBI surveillance. Read more here.
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President Donald Trump talks to reporters on the South Lawn of the White House.
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AP News
October 06, 2019 - 1:40 pm
A second whistleblower has spoken to the intelligence community's internal watchdog and has information that backs the original whistleblower's complaint about President Donald Trump's dealings with Ukraine, according to the lawyer for the two.
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Center City Philadelphia
Pat Loeb
September 18, 2019 - 1:11 pm
Philadelphia officials have barred a New Jersey contractor from bidding on any work with the city for three years, for violating minority participation rules. The action comes after a joint investigation by the city controller and the inspector general.
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he Justice Department’s inspector general says former FBI Director James Comey violated FBI policies in his handling of memos.
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AP News
August 29, 2019 - 11:37 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — James Comey violated FBI policies in his handling of memos documenting private conversations with President Donald Trump in the weeks before he was fired as director of the bureau, the Justice Department's inspector general said Thursday. The watchdog's office said Comey broke FBI...
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Pennsylvania Capitol Building in Harrisburg.
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Tony Romeo
April 17, 2019 - 3:13 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A key state lawmaker says Pennsylvania’s inspector general has agreed to investigate how the state Department of Human Services handled the case of Grace Packer, the Bucks County teenager raped and murdered by her adoptive mother and her adoptive mother’s boyfriend...
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Rob Kauffman is calling on the inspector general to review how Grace Packer's case was handled.
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Tony Romeo
April 08, 2019 - 5:15 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Two key state lawmakers are calling on Pennsylvania’s inspector general to review the way the state Department of Human Services handled the case of Grace Packer, the Bucks County teenager raped and murdered by her adoptive mother and her adoptive mother’s...
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Philadelphia Streets Department integrity officer Ray Jackson won the Joan Markman Award.
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Pat Loeb
March 27, 2019 - 5:51 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia's inspector general produced more than $10 million for the city last year by taking action against employees caught in ethics breaches, and one Streets Department employee won an award Wednesday for his role in keeping the department honest. Inspector...
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