Federal News Network: After years of historic absences, Biden’s MSPB nominees face their first test

After years of historic absences, Biden’s MSPB nominees face their first test This article features Government Accountability Project and was originally published here. Federal employees, whistleblowers and advocacy groups have anxiously awaited the restoration of a quorum at the Merit Systems Protection Board, viewing President Biden’s three nominees as perhaps their best shot in [...]

2021-09-23T10:31:49-04:00September 23rd, 2021|In The News, MSPB|

Government Accountability Project Congratulates Department of Defense Whistleblower on Victory

Government Accountability Project Congratulates Department of Defense Whistleblower on Victory Government Accountability Project congratulates Jacqueline Garrick, founder of Whistleblowers of America (WoA), on her recent victory at the MSPB following a years-long battle after blowing the whistle on attempted contracting fraud and tragic mission breakdowns at the Department of Defense’s Defense Suicide Prevention Office [...]

Federal News Network: Whistleblower Groups Urge Congressional Action on MSPB Nominees

Note: this article, featuring Government Accountability Project and our Deputy Director of Legislation Irvin McCullough, was originally published here. Whistleblower Groups Urge Congressional Action on MSPB Nominees Whistleblower advocacy groups are urging congressional action on the Merit Systems Protection Board, which has lacked a quorum for more than three years now. The Project on Government [...]

2020-02-27T08:48:26-05:00February 27th, 2020|Congress: Legislation and Oversight, In The News, MISC, MSPB|

Press Release: Whistleblowing Community Blasts Merit Systems Vacancies

For Immediate Release: 2/26/2020 Whistleblowing Community Blasts Merit Systems Vacancies Make It Safe Coalition Calls for Reforms to Whistleblowing Laws WASHINGTON – Yesterday, the members of the Steering Committee of the trans-ideological, bi-partisan whistleblower support coalition, the Make It Safe Campaign, sent a letter calling on congressional leadership to revive crippled Whistleblower Protection Act rights. The [...]

2020-02-26T16:59:47-05:00February 26th, 2020|MISC, MSPB, Press, Press release, Whistleblower Rights|