Tag: Whistleblower

House Democrats Call for Rescinding Executive Orders

By on June 15, 2018 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
House Democrats Call for Rescinding Executive Orders

A group of House Democrats have asked President Trump to rescind his recently issued executive orders that impact the federal workforce.

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Are Prohibited Personnel Practices Taking Place at EPA?

By on April 27, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Are Prohibited Personnel Practices Taking Place at EPA?

Two Congressmen want the OSC to investigate possible prohibited personnel practices at the EPA.

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EPA Whistleblower Who Complained About Pruitt’s Spending Inflated Military Service

on April 27, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
EPA Whistleblower Who Complained About Pruitt’s Spending Inflated Military Service A recent report states that the EPA whistleblower who complained about administrator Scott Pruitt's spending "benefitted from the same EPA hiring authority that he said EPA officials had used to dole out raises to two top Pruitt aides, according to knowledgeable sources and EPA documents."

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House Dems Concerned About Whistleblower Reports of Targeting Career Federal Employees

By on March 15, 2018 in Agency News, Human Resources with 0 Comments
House Dems Concerned About Whistleblower Reports of Targeting Career Federal Employees

Two Congressmen say they have whistleblower documents alleging administration officials targeted career federal employees who did not support President Trump’s agenda.

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House Committee Looking Into ‘Excessive Spending’ on Redecorating Carson’s Office

By on March 1, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
House Committee Looking Into ‘Excessive Spending’ on Redecorating Carson’s Office

The House Oversight Committee is probing reports of “excessive spending” on decorating the HUD Secretary’s office.

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OSC Issues New Whistleblower Protection Guidelines to Agencies

By on February 6, 2018 in Agency News, Human Resources with 0 Comments
OSC Issues New Whistleblower Protection Guidelines to Agencies

The Office of Special Counsel recently released three guidance memos for agencies regarding implementing whistleblower protections.

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Pay Freeze for Federal Employees in 2019?

By on December 14, 2017 in Agency News, Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Pay Freeze for Federal Employees in 2019?

A new report based on a leaked whistleblower document says that the Trump administration intends to seek a pay freeze for all civilian federal employees in 2019.

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The Merit Systems Principles at Work: Federal Employee Whistleblower Protection

By on November 27, 2017 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
The Merit Systems Principles at Work: Federal Employee Whistleblower Protection

The Whistleblower Protection Act embodies one of the principles granted to federal employees: protection for whistleblowers.

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Whistleblower Gets Job In New Accountability Office at Trumps’ VA

on July 31, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
A government worker who has testified in Congress about problems at the Department of Veterans Affairs has a job at the new office aimed at protecting VA whistleblowers from retaliation.

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Whistleblowers Say Manchester VA Hospital is Endangering Patients

on July 16, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Whistleblowers say a four-star VA hospital in New Hampshire is plagued with problems reminiscent of those found in a third-world country.

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