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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…

Top 10 Contractors by total FY19 contract awards

The following contractors top the list based on total contract awards. This table shows the associated instances of misconduct and total penalty amounts.

Rank Federal Contractor Contract Awards
FY19
Instances
Since 1995
Penalties
Since 1995
1 Lockheed Martin $48,665.8M 90 $768.5M
2 Boeing Company $28,088.7M 83 $4,031.2M
3 General Dynamics $20,961.1M 25 $280.5M
4 Raytheon Company $16,350.8M 32 $491.0M
5 Northrop Grumman $16,101.3M 50 $1,040.1M
6 McKesson $9,640.4M 29 $2,267.1M
7 United Technologies Corporation $8,849.3M 25 $771.5M
8 Huntington Ingalls Industries $7,617.3M 9 $13.3M
9 Leidos Holdings $7,272.4M 2 $0
10 L-3 Communications $6,877.6M 21 $139.6M
Rank / Federal Contractor FY19 Contract $
$170,424.5M
1. $48,665.8M Lockheed Martin 90 instances since 1995 | $768.5M in penalties
2. $28,088.7M Boeing Company 83 instances since 1995 | $4,031.2M in penalties
3. $20,961.1M General Dynamics 25 instances since 1995 | $280.5M in penalties
4. $16,350.8M Raytheon Company 32 instances since 1995 | $491.0M in penalties
5. $16,101.3M Northrop Grumman 50 instances since 1995 | $1,040.1M in penalties
6. $9,640.4M McKesson 29 instances since 1995 | $2,267.1M in penalties
7. $8,849.3M United Technologies Corporation 25 instances since 1995 | $771.5M in penalties
8. $7,617.3M Huntington Ingalls Industries 9 instances since 1995 | $13.3M in penalties
9. $7,272.4M Leidos Holdings 2 instances since 1995 | $0 in penalties
10. $6,877.6M L-3 Communications 21 instances since 1995 | $139.6M in penalties

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Recently Updated Misconduct

Instance of Misconduct Penalties Updated
Insitu Drone Contracts False Claims
Boeing Company
$25,000,000 8 days ago
Barnes et al. v. Dresser LLC et al. (Contaminated Groundwater in Louisiana)
Halliburton
$0 14 days ago
737 Max Federal Fraud Conspiracy
Boeing Company
$2,513,600,000 14 days ago
Failure to Recall Vehicles in a Timely Fashion
Daimler AG
$30,000,000 16 days ago
Bethpage Groundwater Contamination Cleanup – NY State Settlement
Northrop Grumman
$104,400,000 16 days ago

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database