A retired former federal bureaucrat who reveals the dark side of officials charged with serving the public good. Their greed cost taxpayers billions and is the crux of his story. His memoir: The Badass Bureaucrat, tells all and is based on an inspired career filled with adventure, intrigue and perseverence. It began in the Great Depression. A member of the Quiet Generation, he successfully navigated his way up the organization only to discover the massive fraud, waste and abuse that proliferated around him.