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VA Whistleblowers Still Bullied for Talking

VA Whistleblowers Still Bullied for Talking

In past scandals, we learned how VA employees manipulated data to suppress evidence of long wait times at VA hospitals and to ensure bonuses for themselves. In National Public Radio’s (NPR) latest report, we see VA officials acting to ensure that the status quo of low performance is...

VA Hospital Whistleblower Claims Double Since Phoenix Scandal

VA Hospital Whistleblower Claims Double Since Phoenix Scandal

More and more VA hospital employees are blowing the whistle on poor patient care and falsified data, so much so that Special Counsel Carolyn Lerner has requested a 2018 budget increase of $2.4 million to process the flood of complaints, according to a recent article in The Boston Globe.
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Whistleblower Wins $857K Cash For Exposing Hayner Hoyt SDVOSB Fraud

Whistleblower Wins $857K Cash For Exposing Hayner Hoyt SDVOSB Fraud

Are you an employee of a service-disabled veteran-owned small business who suspects fraud against the government set-aside contract program? Whistleblower John Rubar recently won $857,000 for reporting allegations that New York-based construction company, Hayner Hoyt, fraudulently obtained a...

Whistleblower Rewards for Veterans Who Report Defense Contractor Fraud

Whistleblower Rewards for Veterans Who Report Defense Contractor Fraud

As soldiers, veterans and military contractors, we pride ourselves on the services we provide to our nation. The government offers hundreds of billions of dollars each year to defense contractors and private security companies who work to keep America strong.
While the VA struggles to provide...

VA Whistle-blower is Subjected to Retaliation and Resigns

VA Whistle-blower is Subjected to Retaliation and Resigns

A Department of Veterans’ Affairs employee who blew the whistle on the VA’s use of unauthorized wait lists for mental healthcare in Colorado has resigned after describing his being subjected to retaliation for speaking out.
The whistle-blower describes VA conduct such as assigning...