The U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments on Monday, Feb. 26, in a long-creeping case likely to determine the financial health and power of government employee unions and the union movement for years to come.
An environmental group has filed a complaint with the Interior Department Office of Inspector General alleging that three bureaus at the agency are illegally filling top vacancies.
Some State Department employees have retained lawyers alleging that their complaints of 'political retribution' because of work they completed under the previous administration has fallen on deaf ears.
The Merit Systems Protection Board, the main venue for hearing federal employee appeals in the face of removal or long-term suspension from work, is warning that current White House aims to slash government personnel will lead to a wave of filings.
In its first survey examining the work culture at the Department of Interior, the agency found that 35 percent of its employees were harassed or discriminated against in the 12 months preceding the survey.
As the process for reporting sexual harassment in the federal workforce has come under scrutiny, members of the House Administration Committee are examining needed changes.
A federal grand jury indicted a former Department of Veterans Affairs official on charges with a scheme to steal benefits for veterans.
A lawsuit has been filed on behalf of members of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, who are suing the Trump administration for refusing to provide information related to the lease of the Trump Hotel in Washington.
A Department of Justice Office of Inspector General report found that managers at the Federal Bureau of Investigation retaliated against a technician after he made protected disclosures under FBI Whistleblower Regulations.
The Office of Government Ethics is reminding agency leaders that they are responsible for the ethical culture within their organizations, a message that comes at a time when the Trump administration has been criticized for agency secretaries’ use of private jets.