Partisan politics in the Cabinet (Judge Lechner op-ed)

Obama allows senior officials to meddle unlawfully and without accountability By Alfred J. Lechner Jr. | ANALYSIS/OPINION: The Obama administration repeatedly allows senior officials to unlawfully meddle in politics without being held accountable. In just the latest incident, Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Julian Castro in July […]

Cause of Action statement regarding the latest Hatch Act concerns raised by Congress

If the IRS used government resources to actively target partisan political groups, then why has OSC failed to enforce the Hatch Act against that agency? The Obama Administration cannot have it both ways.

How HHS Secretary Sebelius Broke Federal Law and Avoided Punishment

We’ve written before about Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius violating the Hatch Act.  By campaigning for Walter Dalton’s election as Governor of North Carolina and Barack Obama’s reelection as President at a Human Rights Campaign Gala, Sebelius used taxpayer funding for her own partisan priorities.  The precedent […]

CoA letter to OPM, DOJ, OLC re: Hatch Act Guidelines

2013 4 8 CoA to OPM OSC OLC re Hatch Act

Dan Epstein on Radio America

Check out this short clip from a Radio America interview with COA Executive Director Dan Epstein.

Press Release: Cause of Action Exposes Negligence and New Hatch Act Concerns at Office of Special Counsel

  Cause of Action Exposes Negligence and New Hatch Act Concerns at Office of Special Counsel Board Designated with Investigating Hatch Act Violations is Rife with Problems  WASHINGTON – Cause of Action (CoA), a government accountability organization, sent a letter to Chairman Darrell Issa of the House Oversight Committee on […]

CoA Letter to Issa on OSC issues

Letter to Issa Issa Letter Exhibits