Twenty-five watchdog groups want Congress to considering clamping down on defense contractors.
Whistleblowers at the Department of Veterans Affairs said retaliation is still prevalent within the agency, two years after Congress codified a new office designed to protect them.
That’s what the Project on Government Oversight (POGO) said it found after an extensive Freedom of Information Act request.
The Project on Government Oversight has been following the privacy issues associated with facial recognition.
Executive director of the Project on Government Oversight Danielle Brian discussed a new survival guide for whistleblowers on Federal Drive with Temin
Sean Moulton, senior policy analyst at the Project On Government Oversight, joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin, saying this is an area for improvement.
Local jurisdictions’ control and operation of elections is a tradition but as the issue of election security becomes front and center, should Congress be involved?
Rebecca Jones, policy counsel at the Project on Government Oversight, argued it’s time for Congress to provide better whistleblower protections to its own staff.
For going on 20 years, Congress and the public have read with a mixture of horror and fascination the reports coming out of the inspectors general, first for Iraq and then for Afghanistan reconstruction.
Federal government lapses in funding have become a regular occurrence. But only rarely have they lasted more than a weekend.