Project on Government Oversight (POGO) 2018-02-06T20:11:09+00:00

Project on Government Oversight (POGO)

The Center for Effective Government (CEG) was absorbed into the Project on Government Oversight (POGO) in 2016.

Founded in 1981, the Project On Government Oversight (POGO) is a nonpartisan independent watchdog that champions good government reforms. POGO’s investigations into corruption, misconduct, and conflicts of interest achieve a more effective, accountable, open, and ethical federal government.


Oil Train Response 2015
Travel to the Oil Train Response conference in Pittsburgh to talk about protecting people and vulnerable places from the risks posed by oil trains.
Amount $789
Year(s) 2015
Region US
Primary Approach Travel
Closing the Revolving Door Between Wall Street and Washington
Project to gather information on current and potential senior federal nominees for positions in executive branch offices who have close ties to the biggest Wall Street banks, while also building a progressive bench of potential nominees
Amount $10,000
Year(s) 2015
Region US
Primary Approach Research