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Unpaid Agency Parking Fees Result in Demotion and Suspension

By on October 7, 2019 in Court Cases with 0 Comments
Unpaid Agency Parking Fees Result in Demotion and Suspension

A DOT employee failed to pay several thousand dollars in parking fees in the agency’s garage, leading to his demotion and a 60-day suspension.

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Should DOT Regulate ‘Emotional Support Animals’?

By on October 21, 2018 in Current Events with 0 Comments
Should DOT Regulate ‘Emotional Support Animals’?

More people are bringing untrained pets into public for “emotional support,” but it’s leading to problems and more calls for regulation.

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"Confused and in a Fog" or Lack of Candor?

By on January 27, 2015 in Court Cases with 0 Comments

This case shows how trying to hide misconduct can end up compounding an employee’s woes.

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DOT Appeals to Americans to Lobby Congress for Passing Highway Bill

By on September 16, 2014 in Agency News with 0 Comments

HUD was found to be in violation of the law that prohibits using appropriated funds to lobby Congress to pass pending legislation. DOT is engaged in a more extensive lobbying effort to pass the highway bill.

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Was This Fed Fired Because of Military Leave or Lying on Employment Application?

By on July 19, 2006 in Court Cases with 0 Comments

What was the reason for firing this federal employee? He argued it was because he was called up for military duty. The agency said it was because he had involvement with convicted felons in his outside employment.

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