Open government group calls for firing of U.S. Commerce IG Todd Zinser

More calls are coming in for Commerce Department Inspector General Todd Zinser to be fired, this time coming from the open government advocacy group Project on Government Oversight.

"Through his actions both before his appointment as IG and since, Mr. Zinser has proven that he is not fit for the position," a letter from POGO says.

The problems started in 2012 when Zinser failed to investigate charges that top officials at the National Weather Service were running illegal accounting practices. Continue>>>