About POGO’s Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)The government awards contracts to companies with histories of misconduct such as contract fraud and environmental, ethics, and labor violations. In the absence of a centralized federal database listing instances of misconduct, the Project On Government Oversight (POGO) is providing such data. We believe that it will lead to improved contracting decisions and public access to information about how the government spends hundreds of billions of taxpayer money each year on goods and services. Report an instance of misconduct »
Top 10: Lockheed, Boeing, Northrup Grumman, General Dynamics, Raytheon, L-3, United Technologies, Oshkosh Truck, SAIC, BAE
Phi Beta Iota: The database is severely deficient in that fraud, waste, and abuse are generally recognized as applying to 50% of every dollar spent. Until “audit” includes “root” questions such as “should we be doing this at all? the “system” will continue to be outrageously corrupt and dysfunctional.