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U.S. Department of Education Semiannual Report to Congress, No. 67, April 1, 2013–September 30, 2013

Report Description: 
During this period, we closed 74 investigations involving fraud or corruption related to the Department’s programs and operations, securing more than $44.8 million in settlements, fines, restitutions, recoveries, and savings. In addition, as a result of our investigative work, criminal actions were taken against a number of individuals, including school officials—people who cheated the students they were in positions to serve. We also issued 15 audit-related reports, making recommendations to improve program operations.
Short / Alternative Report Title: 
Education OIG SAR 67 (4-1-13 through 9-30-13)
Date Issued: 
Friday, November 29, 2013
SARC Start Date: 
Monday, April 1, 2013
SARC End Date: 
Monday, September 30, 2013
Agency Reviewed / Investigated: 
Type of Report (Audit, Inspection / Evaluation, Review, etc.): 
Semiannual Report
Questioned Costs: 
Funds for Better Use: 
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