Posts Tagged ‘Deborah K. Nichols’

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IN CASE YOU MISSED IT—"Vincent Gray Calls For AG Peter Nickles To Resign," "Watch: The Marion Barry Wrestling Move," "Why Didn't Adrian Fenty Get A Ticket?," "Harry Thomas Jr.: [...]

D.C. Auditor Deborah K. Nichols: Clairvoyant?

In the 31-page affidavit supporting the OCTO arrest warrants, few allegations were more chilling than that employee Yusuf Acar had been monitoring e-mails going into and out of the city inspector general's office.
In other words, the guy behind a sceme to steal hundreds of thousands from the District government was also abusing his position as [...]

D.C. Auditor: $76M Jobs Program Created 31 Jobs

This week, D.C. Auditor Deborah K. Nichols released a report on something called the "Certified Capital Companies" program. It was a scheme created in 2004 by the D.C. Council whereby insurance companies would get a tax break in return for providing seed financing for small businesses in the District, thus "stimulat[ing] the creation of high-wage [...]