DOJ Appoints Ombudsman for Whistleblower Complaints

The Justice Department's inspector general has an ombudsman now, an experienced federal prosecutor appointed to ensure that whistleblower complaints are addressed quickly and thoroughly and that investigations of retaliation claims are closely monitored. As whistleblower ombudsman for Inspector General Michael Horowitz, Robert Storch will work within the Justice Department to educate employees about the importance of whistleblowers in uncovering any waste, fraud, abuse and mismanagement. Read more from the AP