Dylan Blaylock, December 17, 2013
GAP is pleased to announce that Legal Director Tom Devine has been identified by Washingtonian as one of "Washington's Best Lawyers." This prestigious list is generated every two years, and this marks Devine'ssixth consecutive year on the list, having been named to both the 2009-10 and 2011-12
Dylan Blaylock, November 21, 2013
This year, legislation has been drafted in both the U.S. House of Representatives and the Senate in an effort to bolster the provisions of the Military Whistleblower Protection Act of 1988 (MWPA), which provides limited and narrow protection of lawful disclosures made by those serving in the United States Armed Forces.
Hannah Johnson, June 11, 2013
The Ethics Resource Center (ERC) – a research-oriented nonprofit aimed at promoting high ethical standards in business – released its 2011 National Business Ethics Survey (NBES) report recently.
Turns out the past couple years have been a pretty mixed bag for whistleblowers. So... good news or bad news first?
Shanna Devine, March 01, 2013
Shanna Devine, February 07, 2012
A new Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Office of Inspector General (OIG) Report, "Allegations of Misconduct and Illegal Discrimination and Retaliation in the Federal Air Marshal Service,"
Dylan Blaylock, January 13, 2012
To start the new year, Marine Corps whistleblower Franz Gayl – who recently was allowed to return to work in a remarkable victory for a Defense Department employee – received a Giraffe Commendation, an honor awarded by the nonprofit Giraffe Heroes Project to people who "stick their necks out for the common good." From the organiza
Shanna Devine, November 02, 2011
Hannah Johnson, October 19, 2011
Yesterday, The New York Times published a storyabout 14 distinct cases of New York City high school educators who assisted students in cheating on tests, all of which were substantiated by the City's special com
Hannah Johnson, September 22, 2011
Yesterday GAP Legal Director Tom Devine presented Senator Daniel Akaka (D-Hawaii) with GAP's Public Servant Award for his "marathon stamina earning rights for whistleblowers" who expose waste, fraud and malfeasance. Senator Akaka has long been an ally in GAP's mission of protecting whistleblowers.
Dylan Blaylock, August 22, 2011