Undisciplined Bureaucracy: The Difficulty in Disciplining a Government WorkerPosted on December 08, 2010 | Type: Investigative Report | Author: Mark Flatten
Sleeping on duty, threatening co-workers, falsifying documents, rudeness, sexual harassment and poor performance would get you fired from most jobs.
Study says Sky Harbor has no reason to award contracts based on race or genderPosted on June 01, 2010 | Type: Investigative Report | Author: Mark Flatten
Racial preferences in concession contracts should be abandoned at Sky Harbor International Airport, a new study funded by the City of Phoenix concludes.
New Law Reins In Property Tax Break Favored by CitiesPosted on May 12, 2010 | Type: Investigative Report | Author: Mark Flatten
Cities will no longer be able to give lucrative property tax breaks lasting a half century or more to hand-picked developers because of a new law signed Tuesday by Gov. Jan Brewer.
Sky Harbor study on need for racial preferences two years overduePosted on May 05, 2010 | Type: Investigative Report | Author: Mark Flatten
The Goldwater Institute Watchdog Report is a periodic publication intended to identify government corruption and waste and to hold politicians and public agencies accountable to taxpayers.
Government Lobbying Payments Exceed $9 millionPosted on April 21, 2010 | Type: Investigative Report | Author: Mark Flatten
Mesa lobbyists were pitching a bill to hike taxes and surcharges to build a new stadium for Chicago Cubs spring training games. But rather than work openly in the hearing rooms of the state Capitol, the city offered each of the state’s 90 legislators free tickets to a Cubs game at Hohokam Stadium last March.