Obama DOI employees paid millions while under investigation for misconduct, sexual harassment

The National Park Service spent the most on administrative leave among DOI agencies, with 69 employees on leave for nearly 62,000 hours at a cost of more than $2 million. Indian Affairs put the greatest number of employees on administrative leave at 83, for a total of nearly 55,000 hours, costing $1.8 million. Ethan Barton Daily Caller News Foundation Department […]

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U.S. Forest Service rampant with sexual harassment, civil rights abuses

A longtime employee at California’s Eldorado National Forest said Thursday that the Forest Service “is rigged against women for reporting sexual harassment or assault,” adding that male supervisors who harass or assault women are rarely disciplined. WASHINGTON — Two months after uncovering rampant sexual harassment, bullying and other misconduct at the National Park Service, a House oversight panel says similar […]

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National Park Service’s persistent culture of sexual harassment

Jon Jarvis, who will retire from the park service in January after a 40-year career, was called before Congress in June after a report confirming sexual harassment and a hostile work environment at Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona and Canaveral National Seashore in Florida. Some lawmakers on a House committee called for his resignation. Parks boss: More sex harassment […]

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