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The Video The Chamber Of Commerce Doesn't Want You To See

The Huffington Post | Janean Chun | Posted 10.23.2012 | Small Business

So you really think you built it? OMB Watch wants you to get over yourself. Mitt Romney may not have revived the actual "we built it" rally cry du...

Whistleblowers: "Rescind Obama's 'Transparency Award' Now!"

Coleen Rowley | Posted 08.14.2011 | Politics
Coleen Rowley

Over 20 noted whistleblowers have just released a petition calling for rescinding a "Transparency Award" President Obama recently received.

Obama's Regulatory Enforcement Shows That Government Can Play a Positive Role

Matt Madia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Matt Madia

Everyone benefits when regulations work properly. So despite the attacks from powerful special interests, the Obama administration must soldier on. The alternative is much worse

Could These Corporate Failures Have Been Prevented?

Gary D. Bass, Ph.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Gary D. Bass, Ph.D.

In recent months, failures at BP's Deepwater Horizon Gulf of Mexico facility injured and likely killed 11 oil rig workers and spawned an unprecedente...

Stimulus Transparency: Who Ensures the Numbers Are Right?

ProPublica | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

When Obama introduced the stimulus, he made a promise of transparency: Every American will be able to see how we spend taxpayer dollars. Like so many noble ideas, that may be easier said than done.