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June 12, 2013

By Andre Francisco

Intelligence Contractors like Snowden Excluded from Whistleblower Protections



Whistleblower Protections Even as whistleblower protections have expanded, intelligence contractors like National Security Agency (NSA) leaker Edward Snowden are left in the cold, according to an article in the International Business Times.

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Topics: Whistleblower Protections

June 6, 2013

By Christine Anderson

One Step Closer to a More Just and Effective Military



National Security Representatives Speier and Coffman succeeded in attaching an amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act that will protect whistleblowers and victims of sexual assault in the military.

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Topics: Whistleblower Protections

June 6, 2013

By Danielle Brian

Shielding the Whistleblowers



Whistleblower Protections An amendment offered by Reps. Jackie Speier (D-Calif.) and Mike Coffman (R-Colo.) that would go a long way to address the shortcomings of the current law to ensure that service members are protected from retaliation when they report sexual assaults and oth

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Topics: Whistleblower Protections

June 5, 2013

By Christine Anderson

House Votes Today on Whistleblowers in the Military



Women in the Military As the House Armed Services Committee marks up the National Defense Authorization Act, POGO and others urge Members to support the Speier-Coffman Amendment for military whistleblower protection enhancements.

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Topics: Whistleblower Protections

May 29, 2013

By Christine Anderson

Time to End the Silent Suffering—Whistleblower Protections in the Military



Whistleblower Protections Sens. Mark Warner (D-Va.) and co-sponsor Tim Kaine (D-Va.) have introduced a bill that would expand protections for military whistleblowers and those who report sexual assault in the military.

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Topics: National Security, Whistleblower Protections

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