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Jan 10, 2018 11:49 AM

WGN Chicago Radio: Adam Andrzejewski, Open The Books oversight report – ‘Mapping The Swamp, A Study of the Administrative State’

Adam Andrezejewski from Open The Books stopped by the Steve Cochran Show to discuss the latest report, which maps the study of the administrative state. You can read more about what they uncovered HERE.​
Jan 08, 2018 10:14 AM

Subscriber Special: Play "Mapping The Swamp" Game

"What will you find in your own backyard?" Every taxpayer in America can search the $136 billion federal payroll by zip code.
Jan 03, 2018 12:27 PM

Fox News: 'Mapping the Swamp' Report Finds 30,000 Feds Earn More Than Any Governor

Tens of thousands of federal employees earn more money than any U.S. governor, according to a new report that reveals some eye-popping stats on government spending for the federal workforce.
Jan 03, 2018 12:01 PM

Fox News: 'How MUCH Is That Federal Salary?' Now You (And All Taxpayers) Can Help Drain the Swamp

Every taxpayer in America can search the $136 billion federal payroll by zip code. When President Donald Trump originally vowed to “drain the swamp” of Washington’s fathomless bureaucracy, it was hard to tell how deep the morass went. Now you can find out yourself, zip code by zip code, with an interactive tool we’ve built at our government transparency web site,
Jan 03, 2018 12:01 PM

Fox Business: Government Watchdog Group Could Be The Key to 'Draining the Swamp'

Throughout Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign, he promised to “drain the swamp” and to end political corruption in Washington. An organization called could be the key to making President Trump’s promise a reality.
Dec 29, 2017 11:30 AM

Forbes: The Administrative State - Size, Scope And Resistance Of The Swamp

“It’s hard, when you’re up to your armpits in alligators, to remember you came here to drain the swamp.” – President Ronald Reagan (1983) “What we have to do is drain the swamp in Washington, D.C.” – Rep. Nancy Pelosi (2006)
Dec 29, 2017 10:54 AM

Washington Examiner: Report - Federal worker 'minimum wage' is $100,000, 8.5 weeks off

The federal government has become one of the most generous employers ever, offering outsized paychecks — one higher than President Trump’s — six figure bonuses and over two months off after just three years on the job, according to a new report that takes a deep dive into the 2 million person workforce.​
Dec 29, 2017 10:33 AM

Real Clear Policy: Mapping the Swamp, Federal Bonus Payments in 2016

The U.S. Government doled out $1.5 billion in recruitment, retention, incentive, relocation, and performance bonuses last year (FY2016), but disclosed only 330,000 bonuses totaling $351 million. Performance bonuses of nearly $1.1 billion were withheld from disclosure, which is prohibited by anti-transparency language contained within the government-union contracts.

Mapping The Swamp on Fox News

OpenTheBooks CEO & Founder on Fox News The Ingraham Angle with guest host Katie Pavlich to break the OpenTheBooks Oversight Report: Mapping the Swamp, A Study of the Administrative State.
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Dec 29, 2017 08:01 AM

Mapping the Swamp: Federal Bonus Payments in 2016

Mapping the Swamp, A Study of the Administrative State
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