Federal Whistleblower Rights and Protections
An explanation of the rights of federal government employees who have blown the whistle on government wrongdoing, explained by the U.S. Office of Special Counsel.
OSC Obtains Corrective Action for Transgender Federal Employee
OSC recently found that the Department of the Army engaged in gender identity discrimination against Tamara Lusardi, a civilian Army quality assurance specialist, after she announced her transition from male to female.
OSC Honors Three VA Whistleblowers with ‘Public Servant of the Year’ Award
OSC presented three Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) whistleblowers with its Public Servant of the Year award. The VA whistleblowers played early and important roles in uncovering problems in patient care.
OSC: Supreme Court Decision in DHS v. MacLean Upholds Whistleblower Protections
The Supreme Court of the United States released its decision in Department of Homeland Security v. Robert MacLean, voting 7-2 to uphold a prior ruling by the Federal Circuit in favor of Mr. MacLean.