(NEW YORK) -- While police oversight boards have been around for decades, a string of high-profile killings in recent years, including George Floyd and Breonna Taylor, have focused greater scrutiny on the use of... Read More.
(CHICAGO) -- Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has released a highly anticipated civilian police oversight proposal that would create an independent seven-member citizen panel to advise the city’s police operations. The 17-page proposed ordinance was released... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- U.S. Rep. Carolyn Maloney, D-N.Y., will testify Wednesday that the "federal government was unprepared" for the Jan. 6 insurrection on the United States Capitol, "even though it was planned in plain sight... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Former President Donald Trump will remain banned on Facebook for now, the Facebook Oversight Board announced Wednesday, but also determined that Facebook must review the matter in the next six months... Read More.
By QUINN OWEN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The chief investigator responsible for reviewing the Justice Department's implementation of its "zero-tolerance" policy at the border put in stark terms the failures outlined... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Facebook said Thursday it was referring the decision to indefinitely suspend Donald Trump's account to its newly-formed oversight board to make the final... Read More.
By BENJAMIN SIEGEL, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The House Oversight Committee will investigate allegations that Postmaster General Louis DeJoy improperly reimbursed employees for political contributions to GOP candidates, Rep. Carolyn Maloney,... Read More.
By LUIS MARTINEZ and KENDALL KARSON, ABC News(MILWAUKEE) -- American Samoa's turn during Tuesday night's video roll call at the Democratic National Convention was noteworthy not only because of the... Read More.
BY: TRISH TURNER, BENJAMIN SIEGEL AND CHEYENNE HASLETT, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — Capitol Hill -- A top contender for the chairmanship of the coronavirus pandemic congressional oversight commission has withdrawn his name from... Read More.
By CHEYENNE HASLETT, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Former chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Joseph Dunford is the leading candidate to be named chair of the Congressional Oversight Commission, two sources familiar... Read More.