Whistleblowers

The Wall Street Journal: Trump Removes Watchdog Who Heads Panel Overseeing Pandemic Stimulus Spending

Note: this article, featuring our Deputy Director of Legislation and National Security Analyst Irvin McCullough, was originally published here. Trump Removes Watchdog Who Heads Panel Overseeing Pandemic Stimulus Spending Glenn Fine had been designated to lead committee charged with identifying abuse in $2 trillion spending law. President Trump replaced the Pentagon’s acting inspector general, who [...]

Foreign Policy: Death of a Whistleblower

Note: this article, featuring our Deputy Director of Legislation Irvin McCullough, was originally published here. Death of a Whistleblower Questions raised by a Pentagon investigator went unanswered following his workplace suicide. It’s almost not possible to overstate how large and complicated the United States Department of Defense is. It is the largest U.S. government agency, [...]

PRESS RELEASE: U.S. ARMY WHISTLEBLOWER PUBLISHES BOOK DETAILING YEARS OF ANTI-SEMITIC RETALIATION

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 3/10/2020 U.S. Army Whistleblower Publishes Book Detailing Years of Anti-Semitic Retaliation Government Accountability Project Client Releases First Book WASHINGTON – Government Accountability Project client Dr. David A. Tenenbaum detailed his experience as a whistleblower persecuted for years by anti-Semitic threats in his new memoir “Accused of Treason: The US Army’s Witch Hunt [...]

2020-03-10T09:45:08-04:00March 10th, 2020|Press release, US Army, Whistleblowers|

New Straits Times: Revise Whistleblower Act

Note: this article, featuring Government Accountability Project, was originally published here. Revise Whistleblower Act In Malaysia, there is the Whistleblower’s Protection Act 2010 (WPA), a good safety measure for those who are putting themselves at risk in revealing a secret. The more important issue is that the disclosure (information leak) cannot be prohibited by law [...]

2020-03-09T08:31:15-04:00March 9th, 2020|In The News, International, Whistleblowers|

Reuters: Royal Bank of Scotland Whistleblower Sues U.S. Agencies in Bounty Battle

Note: this article, featuring our Legal Director Tom Devine, was originally published here. Royal Bank of Scotland Whistleblower Sues U.S. Agencies in Bounty Battle LONDON/WASHINGTON DC (Reuters) - An ex-Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) (RBS.L) employee is suing the U.S. Justice Department and Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for records that could relate to a [...]

2020-02-12T10:52:32-05:00February 12th, 2020|In The News, International, Whistleblowers|

Fed Smith: DOI Employee Returned to His Job in Whistleblower Retaliation Case

Note: this article, featuring our client Jeffrey Missal, was originally published here. DOI Employee Returned to His Job in Whistleblower Retaliation Case The Office of Special Counsel announced that an employee at the Department of Interior has been returned to his position after being retaliated against by the agency for being a whistleblower. The federal [...]

2020-02-06T10:35:23-05:00February 6th, 2020|Climate Science, In The News, Whistleblowers|

E & E News: Fired Whistleblower Gets His Job Back

Note: this article, featuring our client Jeffrey Missal, was originally published here. Fired Whistleblower Gets His Job Back An Obama-era whistleblower, investigated and fired after raising red flags about violations for offshore drilling plans in the Arctic, has been granted his job back, the Office of Special Counsel disclosed yesterday. A settlement with the Interior [...]

2020-02-06T10:10:52-05:00February 6th, 2020|Climate Science, In The News, Whistleblowers|

GovExec: With Appeals Board Hamstrung, Congress Declines to Intervene on Behalf of Whistleblowers Facing Discipline

Note: this article, featuring our Legal Director Tom Devine, was originally published here. With Appeals Board Hamstrung, Congress Declines to Intervene on Behalf of Whistleblowers Facing Discipline Inaction comes as MSPB lacks board members and many feds say impeachment proceedings have left them less likely to report wrongdoing. ongress this week declined to intervene on [...]

The Whistleblower Revolution with Heidi Weber: Episode 6: Filling the Whistleblower GAP with Dana Gold

Note: this podcast, featuring our Director of Education and Senior Counsel Dana Gold, was originally published here. Episode 6: Filling the Whistleblower GAP with Dana Gold Many times we see an organization, but we don't see the "people" behind it who give it life. The Government Accountability Project is a non-profit organization of attorneys and [...]

2019-12-19T08:25:27-05:00December 19th, 2019|In The News, Whistleblowers|

Winnipeg Free Press: Whistleblowers Have Played a Role Throughout History

Note: this article, featuring our Legal Director Tom Devine, was originally published here. Whistleblowers Have Played a Role Throughout History No matter how much U.S. President Donald Trump and his Republican acolytes rant and rave about the CIA whistleblower or attempt to impugn their motives for raising an alarm about Trump’s brazen efforts to coerce [...]

2019-12-03T08:57:19-05:00December 3rd, 2019|IC Whistleblower, In The News, Whistleblowers|
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