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Inspector General

How TARP Failed

January 31, 2010

No one liked TARP (the Troubled Asset Relief Program from the Fall of 2008), but so many have credited it with averting a more massive economic collapse in the Fall and Winter between Dubya and the Obama Nation.  Well, the Special Inspector General of the TARP Program, Neil Barofsky, has a few things to say [...]

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Obama’s Inspector General Problem

June 12, 2009

All government agencies have a position of Inspector General, which is supposed to be a non-political appointment that has the job of auditing and ensuring proper use of the People’s money, and to enforce ethics and the rule of law within the government agencies.  As noted by statute, an Inspector General can only be fired [...]

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