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PRAC Releases Virtual Stakeholder Listening Forum with Experts on Housing

Today the PRAC’s Financial Sector Oversight working group released a new video of a stakeholder listening forum entitled, “Pandemic Response: Perspectives on Housing.” The working group is comprised of Inspectors General (IGs) with oversight responsibilities in the areas of banking, lending, and housing. These IGs organized a series of virtual panels with experts from the financial services sector to gather their insights concerning the pandemic response efforts of the federal government and inform areas for further oversight. The third panel in this series included subject matter experts in...
03/03/2021

PRAC Releases Virtual Stakeholder Listening Forum with Experts Representing Borrowers and Small Business

Today the PRAC’s Financial Sector Oversight working group released a new video of a stakeholder listening forum entitled, “Pandemic Response: Perspectives from Borrowers.” The working group is comprised of Inspectors General (IGs) with oversight responsibilities in the areas of banking, lending, and housing. These IGs organized a series of virtual panels with experts from the financial services sector to gather their insights concerning the pandemic response efforts of the federal government and inform areas for further oversight. The second panel in this series included speakers representing...
02/17/2021

PRAC Releases Cumulative Coronavirus Relief Fund Data for March 1 - December 31, 2020

Today, Michael E. Horowitz, Chair of the Pandemic Response Accountability Committee (PRAC) announced the public release of an updated dataset of Coronavirus Relief Fund (CRF) spending by states, eligible local governments, Tribal governments, the District of Columbia, and the U.S. Territories. This CRF dataset is only available on PandemicOversight.gov and includes CRF funds spent March 1 through December 31, 2020. About the CRF Data PandemicOversight.gov includes the following data and features related to the CRF: Cumulative data from 659 prime recipients for the period March 1, 2020 –...
02/12/2021

PRAC Releases Virtual Stakeholder Listening Forum with Experts from the Banking Industry

Today the PRAC’s Financial Sector Oversight working group released a new video of a stakeholder listening forum entitled, “Pandemic Response: Perspectives from the Banking Industry.” The working group is comprised of Inspectors General (IGs) with oversight responsibilities in the areas of banking, lending, and housing – representing the Offices of Inspectors General at the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, Federal Reserve Board/Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Departments of Education, Housing and Urban Development, and the Treasury, as well as the Special IG for Pandemic Response...
02/04/2021

PRAC and CIGIE Release Reports on Top Challenges for Federal Agencies

Today, Allison Lerner, Chair of the Council of the Inspectors General on Integrity and Efficiency (CIGIE) and Michael E. Horowitz, Chair of the Pandemic Response Accountability Committee (PRAC) announced the joint release of two timely and wide-ranging assessments of the top management and performance challenges in federal agencies. The CIGIE report, “Top Management and Performance Challenges Facing Multiple Federal Agencies,” serves as a resource for the new Administration and other stakeholders, identifying governmentwide challenges, including: Information Technology Security and Management...
02/03/2021

PRAC Releases Additional Coronavirus Relief Fund Data

Today, Michael E. Horowitz, Chair of the Pandemic Response Accountability Committee (PRAC) announced the public release of additional data for Coronavirus Relief Fund (CRF) spending. This CRF dataset now contains information from 35 prime recipients, including 32 states, on their sub-recipients’ spending down to the project level. These prime recipients delaying reporting to use an automated web tool instead of submitting manually due to their volume of sub-recipients. The dataset includes CRF funds spent from March 1 through September 30, 2020, and is only available on PandemicOversight.gov...
01/19/2021