GAO Made Seven Lackluster Recommendations to OFCCP to “Improve Oversight of Veterans’ Federal Contractor Employment” | DirectEmployers Association

Luna Ruth

Responding to unnamed and unknown “Congressional Requesters,” the U.S. Government Accountability Office (“GAO”) issued a 45-page written report titled “Equal Employment Opportunity: Better Assistance and Data Use Could Improve Oversight of Veterans’ Federal Contractor Employment” (“GAO Protected Veterans Report”). The GAO is a 101-year-old federal agency often called the “congressional watchdog.” […]

EJNCP Releases Environmental Justice Investment Recommendations in the Appropriations Process

Luna Ruth

Washington, D.C. — The appropriations process creates an historic opportunity to advance environmental and climate justice priorities supported by the Equitable and Just National Climate Platform (EJNCP). Co-authors of the platform, a coalition of environmental justice and national environmental groups, issued this statement and fact sheet: “For far too long, […]