Thirteen Vital Reforms Needed Now


POGO’s 2017 Baker’s Dozen Wishlist for Congress

We’ve unveiled our biennial list of 13 policy areas ripe for Congressional action, includes recommendations for legislative fixes to make the federal government more transparent, accountable, and ethical.

Aerial view of the U.S. Capitol building

Called the “Baker’s Dozen,” these are priorities demanding immediate attention by lawmakers who are serious about improving the effectiveness of government and saving taxpayers billions of dollars. POGO’s last Baker’s Dozen resulted in Congress enacting bipartisan legislation to strengthen the independence of Inspectors General, hold those who retaliate against whistleblowers in the Veterans Administration (VA) accountable, and modernize the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA).

 

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About eslkevin

I am a peace educator who has taken time to teach and work in countries such as the USA, Germany, Japan, Nicaragua, Mexico, the UAE, Kuwait, Oman over the past 4 decades.
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One Response to Thirteen Vital Reforms Needed Now

  1. Sherita says:

    Ich wollte einfach einen netten Gruss hinterlassen. Bin gerade auf die Seite gestossen. http://sourland.org/hunters/author/marquitaske/

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