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Amelia Strauss

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Customs and Border Protection Officer Punished for Reporting Wrongdoing

October 12, 2017

A Customs and Border Protection Officer who tried to report concerns of racial profiling and Fourth Amendment violations faced resistance and punishment from supervisors.

Inspectors General Community Launches Oversight.gov

October 2, 2017

Today, the Council of the Inspectors General on Integrity and Efficiency (CIGIE) launched Oversight.gov, a database of Inspectors General reports. This database consolidates over 5,800 reports from over 60 federal watchdogs in one place.

Senators Press FBI for Updates on Whistleblower Reforms

September 27, 2017

FBI whistleblowers are vulnerable because of the agency’s insufficient whistleblower protections, and Senators Chuck Grassley and Patrick Leahy are urging the Justice Department to enhance regulations protecting those whistleblowers.