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Federal employees have some of the worst whistleblower protections in the country, advocates say

Whistleblower protections for federal employees are some of the worst in the U.S. labor market, advocates say, and they see recent bipartisan legislation…

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Whistleblower advocates say federal employees need some educating

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FILE - In this June 30, 2014 file photo, the Supreme Court building in Washington. The Supreme Court is taking up an important dispute over immigration that could affect millions of people who are living in the country illegally. The Obama administration is asking the justices in arguments Monday, April 18, 2016, to allow it to put in place two programs that could shield roughly 4 million people from deportation and make them eligible to hold a job in the U.S. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

Supreme Court case opens door to major change in vendor oversight law

The nation’s highest court is hearing arguments over a False Claims Act lawsuit that could have long-term implications on federal contractors.

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OSC delivers New Year’s surprise on whistleblower rule

The Office of Special Counsel decided not to go forward with a proposed regulation that would have expanded the rights of contractors’ employees to submit…

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Protesters call for EPA to protect whistleblowers

Three former agency employees say they tried to expose wrongdoing and were punished by EPA senior leaders. Several organizations marched to EPA headquarters asking for more support for whistleblowers.

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