PLYMOUTH, Minn. Feb. 2, 2011
In question are the procedures, specifications, administration, and awarding of Federal Stimulus Funds by the Arkansas Economic Development Commission (EDC). Timing is critical, according to Mr. Thompson, "since there is an imminent expectation of the release of Federal Stimulus Funds despite serious procedural breaches."
In addition to the two FOIA requests, ONCE is considering filing a Waste, Fraud, and Abuse Report within the provisions of the American Re-investment and Recovery Act. According to Mr. Grajcar, "the Arkansas Economic Development Commission has been unresponsive to our repeated attempts to talk about this issue. We’ve been clear with them from the start as to what actions we intend to take. We’ve been consistent with our actions and we are not going to deviate from those plans."
Zdenko Grajcar Plymouth, MN United States of America
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