Democrats Call For Federal Audit of Keys Debris ContractsThe political storm surrounding the two emergency contracts issued by Governor Rick Scott in the Florida Keys following Hurricane Irma is gaining strength.
Miami VA Chief Defiant, Vows To Stay OnThe embattled chief of staff for the Miami VA said he has no intention of resigning, despite calls for him to step down following revelations that in 2009 he agreed never to practice medicine again in the state of New York and was sanctioned by the state of Florida for allegedly failing to provide the proper care to one of his patients who died a painful and gruesome death.
A Mother’s Guilt And A Veteran’s Unexpected DeathEarly one morning last year, Mary Zielinski received a call from the VA hospital in Miami telling her that her son was dead.
Miami Beach Rep. Files Bill For Inspector General At Citizen's Prop. A state representative from Miami Beach has filed a bill aimed at making spending by some employees at Citizens Property Insurance Corp. more responsible.
MIA Hotel Operator Probed By State Attorney's Office The management company which operates the hotel at Miami International Airport is under investigation for possible billing discrepancies concerning three renovation projects.
Gimenez: Miami Heat Expense Oversight Was Under Previous AdministrationOn Thursday the Miami Dade Inspector General issued a highly critical report of county government officials – arguing that it failed to show even the slightest interest in how the American Airline Arena has been operated by the Miami Heat for the past twelve years.
Inspector Gen.: Lauderdale Lakes Grossly Mismanaged Taxpayer MoneyBroward County Inspector General John Scott announced Monday that Lauderdale Lakes city officials have “grossly mismanaged public funds entrusted to its care.”
City Leaders React to CBS4 Report on Marlins BallparkA day after CBS4 News revealed that an inspector on the new Marlins ballpark falsified records concerning critical welds supporting the retractable roof, city officials announced plans to increase their oversight of the project.
Whistleblower: Marlins Stadium Contractors Cut CornersRoy Fastabend has been a welder for 35 years and a certified inspector for the last fifteen. It was his job to make sure the columns and beams connected to the retractable roof at the Marlins Stadium were constructed and welded correctly.
New Broward IG Set To Take On CorruptionJohn Scott, a career prosecutor, has been tapped to be the new Inspector General of Broward County and he's coming in with a clear message to the county.
I-Team: You Can Run But You Can’t Hide: Medicare Fraud Fugitives CaughtFederal authorities are calling it the largest international Medicare fraud bust to date. The arrests out of Bogota, Colombia, follow a joint investigation into Medicare fraud by the CBS4 I-Team and CBS’s newsmagazine 60 MINUTES.
I-Team: Audit Shows Extent Of Inmate IRS ScamA U.S. government's audit report due to be released on Thursday, December, 2, 2010, shows the Federal Internal Revenue Service ignores hundreds of thousands of potentially fraudulent tax returns filed by prison inmates serving time for other crimes.
Eliott's Insight: Stacy Ritter Discusses Ethics Code And Inspector GeneralStacy Ritter discusses ethics code and inspector general probe.