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In the House Judiciary Committee impeachment hearing, Democrats and Republicans are likely to reveal starkly different views of federal employees.
  • Dec 8, 2019
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Whistleblower supporters want Congress to approve additional protections for federal employees who expose waste, fraud and abuse.
  • Dec 4, 2019
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The decision to provide financial assistance to staffers subpoenaed in the House impeachment inquiry is a welcome move for those who hired lawyers.
  • Nov 27, 2019
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Whistleblower advocates are appalled by comments from the president and some members of Congress, but they know the remarks strengthen the case for tougher protections.
  • Nov 22, 2019
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Georgetown students were uplifted by Marie Yovanovitch but disturbed by President Trump’s attacks on diplomats.
  • Nov 19, 2019
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Employee confidence in Veteran Affairs’ willingness and ability to deal appropriately with whistleblowers has been damaged — and it could take a long time to heal.
  • Nov 15, 2019
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Diplomats have been plunged into a legal predicament between the Democratic-controlled House of Representatives and the Republican-controlled White House.
  • Nov 13, 2019
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Whistleblower confidentiality is a core element in a system that encourages government employees to report waste, fraud and abuse through a process that protects them.
  • Nov 9, 2019
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Staffing shortages among the 386,000 VA employees are “a root cause for many of the problems in veterans’ care,” said Inspector General Michael J. Missal.
  • Nov 5, 2019
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The appearance of a former Oregon county official at a House hearing prompted what reads like a veiled Facebook threat from Bundy. He says it was not a threat but “simply the truth.”
  • Nov 1, 2019
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