Probes into troubled Social Security offices crawling along

By   /  April 13, 2017  /  Federal government, News, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

Meanwhile, investigators were at the Milwaukee ODAR office last month looking into an alleged breach of an employee’s private records.

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SSA whistleblowers ask, where’s the justice?

By   /  April 5, 2017  /  Accountability, Federal Government, News, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

Amid multiple federal investigations last fall, two top administrators for the Chicago region said they would be stepping down. They haven’t.

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Social Security whistleblower calls out agency, media in receiving award from journalists

By   /  March 31, 2017  /  Federal government, News, Open Records, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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The long-time Social Security Administration employee received the award at the Wisconsin Freedom of Information Council’s 11th annual Openness Awards;

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Fired SSA employee featured in Watchdog investigation is ‘Whistleblower of the Year’

By   /  March 8, 2017  /  Accountability, Federal government, News, Open Records, Power Abuse, Transparency, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“Now, more than ever, protecting Wisconsin’s traditions of open government depends on the courage and initiative of individuals.”

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A whistleblower’s story: Paying the price for shining a light

By   /  March 8, 2017  /  Federal government, News, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“I’m so tired of it. I don’t know how much more I can take,” the Social Security Administration employee said.

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Social Security whistleblower waiting for answers in privacy breach case

By   /  February 24, 2017  /  Accountability, Federal government, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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In November, an SSA whistleblower filed a complaint alleging her Veterans Affairs records had been compromised.

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