Letter: OLC Transparency Amendment to FY2023 NDAA 2022

November 9, 2022 The Honorable Jack Reed Chairman, Senate Armed Services Committee 728 Hart Senate Office Building Washington, DC 20510 The Honorable Dick Durbin Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee 711 Hart Senate Office Building Washington, DC 20510 The Honorable James Inhofe Ranking Member, Senate Armed Services Committee 205 Russell Senate Office Building Washington, DC 20510 The [...]

2022-11-14T10:30:22-05:00November 14th, 2022|Letter, Sign-on Letter, US Government|

Government Accountability Project and Public Citizen Release Joint Statement on OSHA Whistleblower Regulations

November 3, 2022 James S. Frederick Deputy Assistant Secretary of Labor for Occupational Safety and Health Occupational Safety and Health Administration U.S. Department of Labor 200 Constitution Avenue NW Washington, DC 20210 Re: Comments of Government Accountability Project and Public Citizen on OSHA Whistleblower Protection Program (OSHA Docket No. OSHA-2018-0005) Dear Mr. Frederick: Thank [...]

2022-11-07T14:06:50-05:00November 7th, 2022|Letter, Transparency, Whistleblower Rights|

Re: Support the ENABLERS Act in the National Defense Authorization Act

The Honorable Nancy Pelosi Speaker of the House of Representatives 235 Cannon House Office Building Washington, D.C. 20515 The Honorable Chuck Schumer Senate Majority Leader 322 Hart Senate Office Building Washington, D.C. 20510 Re: Support the ENABLERS Act in the National Defense Authorization Act Dear Majority Leader Schumer and Speaker Pelosi: We are a broad [...]

Preventing a Return of Schedule F

October 27, 2022 The Honorable Nancy Pelosi Speaker United States House of Representatives The Honorable Kevin McCarthy Minority Leader United States House of Representatives The Honorable Charles Schumer Majority Leader United States Senate The Honorable Mitch McConnell Minority Leader United States Senate Sent via e-mail Dear Speaker Pelosi, Leader McCarthy, Leader Schumer, and Leader McConnell, [...]

2022-10-27T16:49:45-04:00October 27th, 2022|Letter, Open Letter, Sign-on Letter, Transparency, US Government|

Status of Investigations into September 2020 Disclosures of Whistleblower Dawn Wooten and Immigrant Women Detained at Irwin County Detention Center

October 4, 2022 Joseph V. Cuffari Inspector General Office of Inspector General Department of Homeland Security Washington, DC 20528-0305 Re: Status of Investigations into September 2020 Disclosures of Whistleblower Dawn Wooten and Immigrant Women Detained at Irwin County Detention Center Dear Inspector General Cuffari, The Government Accountability Project and Project South, along with the 73 [...]

2022-10-04T11:50:47-04:00October 4th, 2022|ICE Detention, Immigration, Letter|

Letter: 101 Organizations Praise Chairwoman Maloney’s Efforts to Protect Whistleblowers

July 28, 2022 Chairwoman Carolyn B. Maloney U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Oversight and Reform Washington, D.C. 20515 Dear Chairwoman Maloney: The undersigned organizations applaud your leadership to protect whistleblowers, those public servants who risk their careers to provide the evidence against fraud, waste and abuse. We appreciate that your staff has worked [...]

NGO Letter to Biden Administration on Urgent Action on Migrant Protections Protocol

July 20, 2022 TO: Hon. Joseph R. Biden, Jr. President of the United States Hon. Kamala D. Harris Vice President of the United States CC: Hon. Merrick B. Garland Attorney General Hon. Alejandro Mayorkas Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security Hon. Antony Blinken Secretary of the Department of State Re: Immediate Actions that [...]

NGO letter opposing T.42 amendments in appropriations

The Honorable Nancy Pelosi Speaker U.S. House of Representatives The Honorable Kevin McCarthy Minority Leader U.S. House of Representatives The Honorable Rosa DeLauro Chairwoman, Committee on Appropriations U.S. House of Representatives The Honorable Kay Granger Ranking Member, Committee on Appropriations U.S. House of Representatives July 15, 2022 Dear Speaker Pelosi, Minority Leader McCarthy, Chairwoman [...]

2022-07-18T10:00:38-04:00July 15th, 2022|ICE Detention, Immigration, Letter, US Government|

Letter: Coalition Calls to support DC National Guard Home Rule Act

July 5, 2022 The Honorable Nancy Pelosi Speaker of the House U.S. House of Representatives The Honorable Steny Hoyer Majority Leader U.S. House of Representatives The Honorable Adam Smith Chairman U.S. House Armed Services Committee The Honorable James P. McGovern Chairman U.S. House Committee on Rules Dear Speaker Pelosi, Majority Leader Hoyer, Chairman Smith, [...]

Letter: Immediate Actions to Take on Title 42

June 8, 2022 Hon. Joseph R. Biden, Jr. President of the United States 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20500 Hon. Alejandro N. Mayorkas Secretary of Homeland Security U.S. Department of Homeland Security 2707 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, SE Washington, DC 20528 Dr. Rochelle Walensky Director Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 1600 [...]