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    Press Release

    Amtrak OIG supports nationwide health care fraud enforcement, recommends action to bolster company’s medical claims controls.

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    Asset Management

    Better Schedules, Cost Estimates, and Project Management Could Help Mitigate Risks to Washington Union Station Projects

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    Semiannual Report to Congress #57

    Semiannual report to the US Congress covering October 1, 2017 to March 31, 2018

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    This year the Inspector General community commemorates the 40th anniversary of the Inspector General Act

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    FALSE CLAIMS ACT ACTION

    SECURITY CONSULTING FIRM ABSG CONSULTING, INC., AGREES TO PAY $650,000

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    SAFETY AND SECURITY:

    Longstanding Physical Security Vulnerabilities in Philadelphia Pose Risks

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    Train Operations

    Opportunities to Reduce the Cost of Rebuilding and Manufacturing Components at Maintenance Facilities

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    FOUR EMPLOYEES RESIGN FOR THEFT OF CASH

    Four ticket agents resigned in February and March 2018, prior to their administrative hearings, for stealing money from their cash drawers at Amtrak’s Los Angeles Union Station.

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    GOVERNANCE

    Opportunities to Improve Controls over Medical Claim Payments

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    FORMER AMTRAK EMPLOYEE CHARGED FOR BRIBERY

    According to court documents, the employee allegedly awarded several contracts worth more than $7.6 million to a small manufacturing firm in exchange for approximately $20,000 in bribes, trips, and other items of value.

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    TRAIN OPERATIONS

    The Acela Express 2021 Program Faces Oversight Weaknesses and Schedule Risks

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    AMTRAK: MANAGEMENT CHALLENGES

    Top Management and Performance Challenges — Fiscal Years 2017 & 2018

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    GOVERNANCE

    Better Adherence to Leading Practices for Ethics Programs Could Reduce Company Risks

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