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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…

Improper Receipt of Arizona Environmental Cleanup Funds

ExxonMobil paid $11.5 million to settle claims that it improperly received payments from the Arizona State Assurance Fund (SAF), which provides monies for the cleanup of leaking underground storage tanks at gas stations and other facilities. The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) argued that ExxonMobil was ineligible for many of the payments it received, and in some instances ExxonMobil received payments both from the SAF and its private insurance for the same work.

Misconduct Type
Environment
Enforcement Agency
State/Local
Contracting Party
None
Court Type
Civil
Disposition
Settlement
Date of Settlement – approx.
11/1/2011
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
Exxon Mobil $11,500,000
Further Information Released
Arizona AG Annual Report (excerpt) 11/1/2011

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database