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…

Maryland IT Contract Litigation

The State of Maryland reached a settlement with Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC) over a contract with the Maryland Department of Health to develop and implement a new computer system for the state Medicaid program. CSC agreed to pay the state $81 million. The state terminated the contract in 2015 after having paid CSC approximately $27 million. The state alleged CSC refused to perform contractually required work necessary to meet the requirements of the Affordable Care Act.

Misconduct Type
Poor Contract Performance
Enforcement Agency
Contracting Party
Court Type
Date of Settlement Announcement
Contractors Involved Penalty
Computer Sciences Corporation $81,000,000
Further Information Released
Maryland AG Press Release 2/9/2018

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database