Coronavirus

Open Letter to the Biden-Harris Administration: Treating Disinformation as an Intersectional Threat

Open Letter to the Biden-Harris Administration: Treating Disinformation as an Intersectional Threat December 21, 2020 Dear President-elect Biden and Vice President-elect Harris, As a diverse coalition of leading advocacy organizations, we write to urge the Biden-Harris administration to treat disinformation as a fundamental and intersectional threat – one that stands as a barrier to progress [...]

2020-12-21T14:09:58-05:00December 21st, 2020|Coronavirus, Department of Justice, Letter|

Press Statement: Government Accountability Project Condemns Attacks Against Former State COVID-19 Data Scientist

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 8, 2020 Government Accountability Project Condemns Attacks Against Former State COVID-19 Data Scientist WASHINGTON – Yesterday, a former state COVID-19 data scientist faced retaliation after speaking up for scientific integrity. CNN reported that about ten Florida police officers raided Rebekah Jones’s home – a Florida Department of Health data scientist who [...]

2020-12-15T10:30:27-05:00December 8th, 2020|Coronavirus, Coronavirus Whistleblowers, Press|

Black Star News: DEMOCRATS ISSUE SUBPOENA REGARDING ALLEGED ABUSE AT GEORGIA DETENTION CENTER

DEMOCRATS ISSUE SUBPOENA REGARDING ALLEGED ABUSE AT GEORGIA DETENTION CENTER This article features our client Dawn Wooten and was originally published here. Dawn Wooten, a nurse at the facility, has alleged that detained women underwent medical procedures without their consent and that the facility violated federally recommended coronavirus protocols. Despite written requests, LaSalle has failed [...]

Government Executive: These 12 Exemplary Feds Led Hurricane Response, Coronavirus Vaccine Research and Much More

These 12 Exemplary Feds Led Hurricane Response, Coronavirus Vaccine Research and Much More This article features Government Accountability Project and our client Jay Brainard and was originally published here. At a time when public servants at the federal level are increasingly under attack, many federal employees are doing stellar, even heroic, work behind the scenes. [...]

The Washington Post: Immigrant detainees get poor medical care, face retaliation for speaking out, according to Democrat-led report

Immigrant detainees get poor medical care, face retaliation for speaking out, according to Democrat-led report This article features our clients Dawn Wooten and Dr. Scott Allen and was originally published here. Immigrant detainees in U.S. government custody are getting inadequate medical, dental and mental health care, and they face potential punishment for speaking out, according [...]

Fairfield Citizen: Democrats to Investigate Forced Surgery Claims in Georgia

Democrats to investigate forced surgery claims in Georgia This article features our client Dawn Wooten and was originally published here. ATLANTA (AP) — Leading congressional Democrats reacted furiously Tuesday to lightly substantiated claims that immigrants held at a detention center in Georgia are undergoing questionable hysterectomies. In a complaint filed Monday, a nurse alleges that [...]

People: ‘Like an Experimental Concentration Camp’: Women at Detention Center Report High Number of Hysterectomies

'Like an Experimental Concentration Camp': Women at Detention Center Report High Number of Hysterectomies This article features Government Accountability Project and our client Dawn Wooten and was originally published here. A concerning number of hysterectomies have been performed on migrant women held at a Georgia detention center — some of whom didn't know why they [...]

Boston News: Whistleblower alleges high rate of hysterectomies and medical neglect at ICE facility

Whistleblower alleges high rate of hysterectomies and medical neglect at ICE facility This article features Government Accountability Project and our client Dawn Wooten and was originally published here. (CNN) — A whistleblower who previously worked at an Immigration and Customs Enforcement facility in Georgia detailed a high rate of hysterectomies and alleged medical neglect in [...]

CNN: Whistleblower alleges high rate of hysterectomies and medical neglect at ICE facility

Whistleblower alleges high rate of hysterectomies and medical neglect at ICE facility This article features Government Accountability Project and our client Dawn Wooten and was originally published here. Washington (CNN)A whistleblower who previously worked at an Immigration and Customs Enforcement facility in Georgia detailed a high rate of hysterectomies and alleged medical neglect in a [...]

VICE: Staggering Number of Hysterectomies Happening at ICE Facility, Whistleblower Says

Staggering Number of Hysterectomies Happening at ICE Facility, Whistleblower Says This article features our client Dawn Wooten and was originally published here. UPDATED Sept. 15, 10:05 a.m.: This story was updated with a statement from ICE and a link to the whistleblower complaint. A whistleblower complaint filed Monday by several legal advocacy groups accuses a [...]

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