NPR logo

WorldCom

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1145769/145769" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
WorldCom

WorldCom

WorldCom

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1145769/145769" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

The House Financial Services Committee has subpoenaed WorldCom's top executives, demanding that they appear before the committee in early July. It's the latest in a string of recent accounting scandals that are leading to increased demands for accounting reform. NPR's Jackie Northam reports.

We no longer support commenting on NPR.org stories, but you can find us every day on Facebook, Twitter, email, and many other platforms. Learn more or contact us.