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Office of Inspector General

Report: EPA-Funded What’s Upstream? Advocacy Campaign Did Not Violate Lobbying Prohibitions

Report #17-P-0183, April 24, 2017

What Was Found

The EPA and NWIFC complied with applicable laws, regulations and policies. The EPA’s oversight of the cooperative agreement and sub-award included communication.

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The EPA's Office of Inspector General is a part of EPA, although Congress provides our funding separate from the agency, to ensure our independence. We were created pursuant to the Inspector General Act of 1978, as amended Exit.

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