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Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

The federal government routinely awards contracts to companies with histories of misconduct, including contract fraud and other violations. POGO believes that providing this website will help to improve contracting decisions and increase public knowledge of how the government spends billions of taxpayer dollars each year. Read more…

Virginia Drug Prices Lawsuit

Virginia’s attorney general negotiated a $37 million settlement with McKesson resolving allegations that the company violated the Virginia Fraud Against Taxpayers Act by conspiring to inflate prices for more than 400 brand-named prescription drugs. The attorney general alleged that McKesson conspired to inflate published Average Wholesale Price (AWP) information, causing Virginia’s Medicaid program to overpay for those drugs.

Misconduct Type
Antitrust
Enforcement Agency
State/Local
Contracting Party
None
Court Type
Civil
Disposition
Settlement
Date of Settlement Announcement
10/18/2013
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
McKesson $37,000,000
Further Information Released
Virginia AG Press Release 10/18/2013

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