Farm Credit Administration Office of Inspector General 1501 Farm Credit Drive McLean, Virginia 22102-5090 September 15, 2015 The Honorable Jason Chaffetz Chairman Committee on Oversight and Government Reform House of Representatives Congress of the United States 2236 Rayburn House Office Building Washington, DC 20515 The Honorable Elijah E. Cummings Ranking Member Committee on Oversight and Government Reform House of Representatives Congress of the United States 2230 Rayburn House Office Building Washington, DC 20515 Dear Chairman Chaffetz and Ranking Member Cummings: This is in reply to your August 27, 2015, letter requesting information on any instances within the last two years where the Farm Credit Administration has limited the Office of Inspector General’s access to documents, information or Agency employees. In the past two years, the Agency has cooperated in information and document requests, including providing access to Agency databases, written materials, and Agency employees for interviewing. The Farm Credit Administration, Office of Inspector General, has received cooperation from the Agency in response to its information and data requests and has had no instances in which the Agency refused to provide, delayed, or restricted the Inspector General’s access to records or other information. Thank you for your efforts on behalf of the Inspectors General, and please contact my office at (703) 883‐4030, if we may further assist. Sincerely, Elizabeth M. Dean Inspector General
Response - Congressional Request for Information on Access to Information Restrictions
Published by the Farm Credit Administration, Office of Inspector General on 2015-09-15.
Below is a raw (and likely hideous) rendition of the original report. (PDF)