Federal Whistleblowers Denied Promotions Victims of Retaliation

CBP whistleblowers retaliation includes denial of promotions.
The recent ruling by a federal court, which states that federal employees who blow the whistle on agency wrongdoing and are subsequently denied promotion could be victims of reprisal, is a significant development. This ruling holds, even if the expectation of advancement was never explicitly guaranteed, highlighting the court's stance on whistleblower protection.  A group of dedicated Homeland Security Department (DHS) employees who initially lost before the Merit Systems Protection Board eme...