Tag: Whistleblower Protections

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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June Whistleblower Hearings Coverage

Below is media coverage and links to the recent whistleblower-related hearings by the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee and the House Armed Services Committee. These hearings will help to establish a significant record for our advocacy and existing

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National Action Plan 3.0 Recommendations

President Obama’s administration has made whistleblower protections a cornerstone of its National Action Plans over the past four years. The Make It Safe Coalition has created a set of recommendations for critical issues that we would like to see included in

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Public Health Service Scientists Deserve Robust Whistleblower Protections

*The following blog was originally posted at http://blog.ucsusa.org/public-health-service-scientists-deserve-robust-whistleblower-protections-713 Celia Wexler, senior Washington rep., Scientific Integrity October 31, 2014 If you ever wanted Public Health Service scientists to have strong whistleblower rights, it would be now. In the face of an

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Senate Approves Intelligence Whistleblower Rights

Senate Approves Intelligence Whistleblower Rights June 16, 2014 Whistleblower Groups Praise “First Step Toward a Safe Alternative to Leaks for Potential Whistleblowers” (Washington, DC) – Today, the Government Accountability Project (GAP), Project on Government Oversight (POGO), and Public Citizen praised

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Coalition Applauds Committee Vote to Extend Whistleblower Rights

March 13, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Coalition Applauds Committee Vote to Extend Whistleblower Rights (Washington, DC) – The Steering Committee for the Make It Safe Coalition of more than 50 NGOs supporting whistleblower rights applauds yesterday’s passage of the All

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