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Whistleblower: 665 FBI employees under misconduct investigations left prior to ruling

Hundreds of FBI employees under investigation for alleged misconduct either retired or left the agency over nearly two decades before the Justice Department…

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SEC proposes return to 30% awards for corporate whistleblowers

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With all of the mandates and threats, should companies really “want” federal contracts?

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(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)FILE- In this March 30, 2019, file photo the Dome of the U.S. Capitol Building is visible as cherry blossom trees bloom on the West Lawn in Washington. The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits fell to its lowest level since late 1969, a sign that employers are holding onto their workers despite signs of a slowing economy. Weekly applications for jobless aid fell 10,000 to a seasonally adjusted 202,000, the Labor Department said Thursday, April 4. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, FIle)

Congress again ponders the next round of whistleblower reform

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Whistleblower advocates say federal employees need some educating

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Whistleblower retaliation complaints have gone unanswered

Many whistleblowers complain of retaliation to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. But OSHA resolved only a tiny fraction of the retaliation…

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Is the SEC shortchanging corporate whistleblowers?

A proposed Securities and Exchange Commission rule change would limit whistleblower payouts, seeming to disincentive the very whistleblowers the SEC relies on.

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(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)FILE - In this Dec. 9, 2019, file photo mist rolls over the U.S. Capitol dome on Capitol Hill in Washington.  The federal government recorded a budget deficit of $1.88 trillion for the first eight months of 2020, larger than even any annual shortfalls in U.S. history. The sea of red ink grew as government spending shot up to deal with the coronavirus pandemic and tax revenue shrank when millions lost their jobs. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

This employee’s call for pandemic help is detailed, heartfelt and futile

Letter mailed to officials across the country is chock full of valid complaints, but too short on detail.

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