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IG audit finds Treasury didn’t collect $472M in debts owed to 28 agencies

A Treasury Department watchdog report finds a software flaw led to the agency failing to collect $472 million in debts owed to over 28 agencies.

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House-passed oversight package would expand federal employee whistleblower protections

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Probe finds Trump officials repeatedly violated Hatch Act

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ATF misclassified jobs, improperly paid out law enforcement benefits, audit finds

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VA accountability office says it’s improved, but whistleblowers aren’t so sure

The House is considering new legislation in effort to reform VA’s beleaguered Office of Accountability and Whistleblower Protection, while the Senate is…

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Appeals court upholds whistleblower precedent in complex but consequential case for feds

Had the outcome gone differently, the case could have had potentially precedential consequences for federal employees, according to the Office of Special…

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After years of complaints, House committee considering changes to VA accountability office

Democrats and Republicans are united on the need for change at the Office of Accountability and Whistleblower Protection, but they don’t yet agree on how best to improve the organization at the Department of Veterans Affairs.

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