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Trump Ousts Watchdog for Coronavirus Rescue Spending

U.S. President Donald Trump has removed the independent watchdog overseeing the management of the country’s $2 trillion coronavirus rescue package, the second inspector general he has ousted in recent days. Trump pushed out Glenn Fine, the acting inspector general at the Pentagon for the past four years, from the coronavirus spending oversight role on Monday, a position that Fine’s peers among government inspectors general had selected him for. Fine was told Monday he was being replaced by Sean O’Donnell, currently the acting inspector general at the Environmental Protection Agency, to also be the acting Defense Department watchdog. With Fine …read more

Source:: Voice of America



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