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Coalition Praises Senate Action Adding Disciplinary Teeth to the Whistleblower Protection Act

Senate Unanimously Approves S. 585, Dr. Chris Kirkpatrick Whistleblower Protection Act of 2017 WASHINGTON – The Make It Safe Coalition (MISC) Steering Committee praised May 25 Senate action by unanimous consent approving S. 585, the Dr. Chris Kirkpatrick Whistleblower Protection

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UCS Comments on DOE Questionnaire

Statement from Andrew Rosenberg, Director of the Center for Science and Democracy at Union of Concerned Scientists regarding President-elect Donald Trump’s transition team disavowing a 74-item questionnaire that was sent to the Department of Energy last week. It’s great to

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MAKE IT SAFE COALITION PRAISES HOUSE VOTE TO MAKE CONTRACTOR WHISTLEBLOWER RIGHTS PERMANENT

Action follows Senate passage institutionalizing landmark reform The Make It Safe Coalition (MISC) praised House action to unanimously approve S. 795, legislation that makes permanent a 2012 pilot program creating best practice whistleblower rights for contractor employees outside the Intelligence

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Calling for Reforms Within the EEOC: Senate Must Act Now!

Earlier this month, the MISC coalition signed a solidarity letter to support measures that will combat widespread discrimination by Federal government officials. The bill, which amends the Notification and Federal Employee Anti-discrimination and Retaliation (No FEAR) Act of 2002, strengthens

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Senators Shed Light on Contractor Whistleblower Retaliation at the Department of Energy

According to a recent Congressional advisory, Sens. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., Edward J. Markey, D-Mass., and Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., will be joined by federal contractor whistleblowers Sandra Black and Walt Tamosaitis at noon ET on Thursday, July 14, to release a

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49 Organizations Call on Congress to Restore Whistleblower Rights for Intelligence Contractors

Make It Safe Coalition Release For Immediate Release: Oct. 30, 2014 Contact: Keith Wrightson, Public Citizen (202) 454-5139 Tom Devine, Government Accountability Project (240)888-4080 Elizabeth Hempowicz, Project On Government Oversight (202)347-1122 49 Organizations Call on Congress to Restore Whistleblower Rights for Intelligence Contractors

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