Shaw Bransford and Roth

  • Part 1: Four employees claim retaliation from SBA managers

    In part one of the exclusive Federal News Radio series, Karla Saunders says SBA management continues to exact revenge against her for testifying on behalf of another employee about agency misconduct. Saunders says among the reprisals she has faced over the past three years is officials put her in two jobs involuntarily that she has no qualifications for. SBA officials deny any wrongdoing and say the administrator has no tolerance for waste, fraud, abuse or mismanagement.

  • Part 3: SBA whistleblowers weigh resolution options

    In part 3 of Federal News Radio’s exclusive investigative series ”Discouraged and Disrespected at SBA,” Karla Saunders weighs her options to find resolution in her three-year battle against alleged retaliation. Saunders and three other agency employees say they want to return to their original jobs and restore their reputations. SBA officials say the agency is focusing on strengthening management and oversight.

  • AFGE sues over shutdown plans

    The largest federal employees’ union has filing a lawsuit against the Obama administration for failing to provide details of agencies’ shutdown plans. Attorney Bill Bransford breaks it down for us.

  • Honoring those who wear a badge

    Herb Giobbi, COO of the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund and John Adler, president of the Federal Law Enforcement Officers Association, talk about the service they provide for members of law enforcement. May 6, 2011

  • Federal retirement benefits on the chopping block

    Host Debra Roth is joined by Federal News Radio’s Mike Causey, NARFE Legislative Director Dan Adcock, and World at Work’s Lenny Sanicola to talk about pending legislation in Congress that would change retirement benefits for federal workers. May 20, 2011

  • The Senior Executive Association discusses issues and priorities

    Senior Executive Association President Carol Bonosaro will talk about the work being done by the organization. June 3, 2011

  • Behind the Curtain: A Look at Collaboration Across the Intelligence Community

    A look at changes in the intelligence community in the ten years since 9-11. June 17, 2011

  • Federal News Countdown: supercommittee stalemate, Army cost-savings

    Agilex’s Tim Hoechst and Shaw, Bransford and Roth’s Debra Roth count down the top federal news stories of the week.

  • Training opportunities for young feds

    Host Debra Roth spoke with Steve Ressler, president and founder of GovLoop, and Tyler Robinson and Lynnie Martin from Young Government Leaders.Aug. 10, 2012

  • How will recent legislative proposals affect federal officers and agents?

    Jon Adler, president of the Federal Law Enforcement Officers Association, and Tony Vergnetti, president of Federal Employee Defense Services will update us on recent legislative work during lame duck session. November 2, 2012