This site respects your privacy. GAP will not record your IP address or browser information. A detailed privacy statement can be found here.
Protecting Whistleblowers since 1977

Press Releases

GAP Coalition Praises Committee's Decision to Strengthen Whistleblower Rights

September 29, 2005

Chairman Tom Davis and Representatives Todd Platts and Henry Waxman to Lead Effort on Breakthrough Legislation for Federal Whistleblowers; GAP Leads Bi-Partisan Coalition 

UPDATE: The bill passed through committee, 34-1.

Hanford Pipefitters Victorious In Case Against Hanford Contractor

September 02, 2005

Whistleblowers Win Case Against Fluor Federal Services Company 

(Washington, DC) – Earlier today, at around 10:20 a.m. PDT, the trial in the case of 11 Hanford pipefitter whistleblowers, represented by Seattle attorney Jack Sheridan and the Government Accountability Project (GAP), came to a close. All eleven pipefitters were victorious, as Fluor Federal Services, a Department of Energy Contractor at the Hanford site, was found liable for damages totaling $4,760,000. The trial began in mid-July. 

DC Kids' Food Program Whistleblower Victorious

August 30, 2005

GAP Client Awarded Damages and New Position after Wrongful Termination

Major Association Joins Fight Against USDA

July 29, 2005

Largest Meat Trade Organization Files Suit as Co-Plaintiffs with John Munsell 

Hanford Pipefitters Trial Begins Monday

July 15, 2005

Eleven Whistleblowers Bring Retaliation Claims Against Fluor Federal Services Company 

GAP Cheers Whistleblower Rights in Energy Bill

July 06, 2005
Senate Extends Sarbanes-Oxley Court Rights to DOE Workers and Contractors as Conference Showdown Looms 

World Bank Misses Accountability Deadline

July 01, 2005
Watchdog Groups Demand Swift Action by Multilateral Development Banks
(Washington, DC) – In a joint letter to Treasury Secretary John Snow, a coalition of watchdog groups including the Government Accountability Project (GAP) has called for actions to be taken after a Congressional deadline passed yesterday for the World Bank and its four sister organizations to meet accountability and transparency goals.

GAP Hails Creation of Hanford Concerns Council

June 30, 2005

Council to Act as Mediator and Arbitrator for Worker Complaints

The Government Accountability Project (GAP) is hailing the creation of the Hanford Concerns Council (HCC), an independent panel designed to handle employee concerns of workplace safety, worker health, and environmental hazards. HCC was created earlier this week on Monday, June 27.


Report waste, fraud or illegality Be a whistleblower
Sign Up for the Latest Whistleblower news

Connect with us: