Confirmed: Port Authority of New York and New Jersey Is Dysfunctional

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 23, 2011: (EXCLUSIVE, Premium Rates Apply) The Memorial Pools are tested with water for the first time as construction continues at Ground Zero in Manhattan July, 23 2011 in New York City. The site is where the World Trade Center stood before the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. (Photo by Steven Rosenbaum/Getty Images) Photo: Spencer Platt/2012 Getty Images

"Navigant Consulting, Inc.’s preliminary review revealed a challenged and dysfunctional organization suffering from a lack of consistent leadership, a siloed underlying bureaucracy, poorly coordinated capital planning process, insufficient cost controls and a lack of transparent and effective oversight of the World Trade Center program that has obscured full awareness of billions of dollars in exposure to the Port Authority." — Auditors on the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, stopping just short of calling the organization a cesspool of incompetent, detestable humans, in a memo that called for a “top-to-bottom overhaul."