Inadequate Management and Oversight Jeopardized $187.3 Million in FEMA Grant Funds Expended by Joplin Schools, Missouri [open pdf - 3MB]
From the Document: "As of December 2017, Missouri had granted Joplin Schools $152.7 million in FEMA Public Assistance Program grant funds for damages caused by a May 22, 2011 tornado. Joplin Schools claimed $218.5 million in disaster-related costs, which is $65.8 million more than the FEMA award. Our audit objective was to determine whether Joplin Schools accounted for and expended FEMA disaster grant funds according to Federal regulations and FEMA guidelines."
Department of Homeland Security, Office of Inspector General, Report No. OIG-20-41
Department of Homeland Security. Office of Inspector General: https://www.oig.dhs.gov/