A report by the General Services Administration's Office of the Inspector General about excessive spending at GSA's 2010 Western Regions Conference near Las Vegas has led to firings, meeting cancellations, Congressional hearings, and White House guidelines on government meetings. The five-day, 300-attendee training conference, held at the M Resort Spa and Casino in Henderson, Nev., cost the GSA $822,751. This included $136,504 on pre-conference expenses (including eight planning meetings, ...

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