Illegal Gag Orders

Government Executive: DHS Union Asks for Removal of ‘Illegal Gag Order’ Asking Employees to Report on Colleagues

DHS Union Asks for Removal of 'Illegal Gag Order' Asking Employees to Report on Colleagues This article features Government Accountability Project and was originally published here. A recent directive sent to Homeland Security Department workers asking them to inform on colleagues they believe are leaking information constitutes an “illegal gag order,” according to a group [...]

Press Release: Government Accountability Project and the American Federation of Government Employees USCIS Council 119 File Letter to Department of Homeland Security on Illegal Gag Orders

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 23, 2020 Government Accountability Project and the American Federation of Government Employees USCIS Council 119 File Letter to Department of Homeland Security on Illegal Gag Orders Gag orders are violations of workers’ whistleblowing and free speech rights WASHINGTON – Last week a senior official in the Department of Homeland Security attempted [...]