Government Accountability Office

GPS device in a car (file/credit: GUILLERMO LEGARIA/AFP/Getty Images)

Privacy Concerns Raised As ‘Smart Cars’ Track Personal Data

Your GPS and other high-tech on-board devices can be secretly tracking your every move.


Screen capture of New York's online health insurance marketplace.

Expert: Obamacare Website Is ‘Not Even Ready For Beta Testing’

Two weeks after the Affordable Care Act online marketplace opened, many people have reported continued trouble logging onto


(credit: Port Authority of New York and New Jersey)

Government Report Blasts Port Authority For Fast-Tracking Toll Hikes

The report concluded that the Port Authority didn’t give the public enough opportunity to review and comment on the proposed increases.


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Federal Gov’t Says TSA Misconduct Has Made Big Jump In Last 3 Years

The report by the Government Accountability Office said the TSA investigated 9,600 cases of employee misconduct from 2010 through 2012.


Sen. Charles Schumer holding up GAO report on "sham universities" that issue student visas Oct. 18, 2012 (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Sen. Schumer Calls For More Oversight Of Student Visas In Wake Of Foiled Terror Plot

Schumer said the student visa Nafis obtained from a Missouri university is legitimate, but said his quick transfer to a university in the city should have raised a red flag.


New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (file / credit: Governor's Office)

Report On Trans-Hudson Tunnel Disputes Christie’s Cost Fears

It was a controversial move when Gov. Chris Christie put the brakes on a new tunnel project saying it was too costly. Now, a new federal report claims the project may not have cost as much as Christie had predicted.