Why do actions of the federal government exhibit so much
dysfunction, often by default?
Abuse of Government
Did politically connected insiders reap special benefits from the massive COVID-relief loan programs?
How can Americans trust the IRS to protect their private information when the IRS has taken no public action to address the illegal release of taxpayer information?
What are the connected special interests communicating to the U.S. Postal Service?
Why do the Treasury Department, IRS, and Justice Department continue to hide the details of the scandal from years ago when IRS officials targeted groups based on ideology?
Why have the Postal Service and the Department of Homeland Security not yet fully implemented the law from 2018 designed to counter shipments of deadly illegal drugs?
What We're Doing
DHS failure to release records on delayed implementation of anti-fentanyl legislation draws lawsuit
DHS is keeping records from the public regarding their failures to put 2018 law to work October 3, 2022 (Washington, DC) – Today, the Functional
IRS Brings Back Former Lerner Boss and Tea Party Targeting Team Member
Nikole Flax will be head of IRS office that will hire 87,000 new agents September 2, 2022 (Washington, DC) – The Functional Government Initiative (FGI)
CFPB sued over records related to attempted takeover of FDIC
FGI seeking to discover where this takeover originated and what special interests were involved July 14, 2022 (Washington, DC) – Today, the Functional Government Initiative
FGI’S MCGINNIS: ‘TAX DAY SHOULD REMIND EVERY AMERICAN OF THE NEED FOR ACCOUNTABILITY AT THE IRS’
By Emily Bevard (Georgia Business Daily) April 19, 2022 Monday, April 18, was Tax Day here in the U.S. — a day Americans give the
FUNCTIONAL GOVERNMENT INITIATIVE LOOKS INTO IRS ON TAX DAY IN NORTH CAROLINA: ‘ACCOUNTABILITY BEGINS WITH TRANSPARENCY’
By Laurie A. Luebbert (North Carolina Business Daily) April 18, 2022 Considering that Americans have to provide sensitive and private financial information to the IRS,
Interior: Release of Twin Metals records to FGI not in public interest
Interior places obstacles to release of Twin Metals records in formal response letter to FOIA request April 28, 2022 (Washington, DC) – This past week,