OIG Touts Budgetary Return In Year-End Congressional Report For FY19

November 27, 2019
EPA’s Office of Inspector General (OIG) says it far exceeded its planned “return on investment” for fiscal year 2019, finding in its year-end report to Congress that the office’s investigations, audits and reviews created $314 million in benefits on a $50.3 million budget, and dozens of unimplemented recommendations could produce another $68 million. The report underscores the OIG’s long-running claim of major return on investment that it has used to argue for increased annual funding so that it can take...

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