About POGO

Joshua Christensen

Legal Intern


Year Started at POGO: 2014

DoD IG Narrowing Whistleblower Protections

May 21, 2014

The DoD IG must reconsider its ruling that restricts who can receive a protected disclosure from contractor employees. The IG is ignoring the law and making it more difficult for whistleblowers to expose waste, fraud, and abuse.

Court Orders Release of DOJ Drone-Strike Justifications

April 28, 2014

The Court of Appeals ordered the release of a memo justifying the drone strike that killed Anwar Al-Awlaki.

EPIC Case Will Define Government Records

April 21, 2014

POGO supports amicus brief for FOIA case that will dramatically affect government transparency.

The Most Transparent Administration in History? Not So Much…

April 3, 2014

The White House set a new record on the number of Freedom of Information Act requests it denied or censored.