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EPA OIG Warns FY18 Budget Would Limit 'High Risk' Reviews, Other Work

May 18, 2017
Correction Appended EPA's Office of Inspector General (OIG) says it faces major limits in assessing “high risk” agency programs, management challenges, enforcement, and other non-mandatory work such as responding to requests from Congress if President Donald Trump succeeds with his plans to impose massive fiscal year 2018 budget cuts on the agency. The proposed FY18 budget cuts “will degrade our ability to safeguard scarce taxpayer resources and compromise our effectiveness in addressing complaints and inquiries from our...

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