Clampdown on fed whistleblowers counters White House transparency pledge

Monday - 3/7/2011, 4:24pm EST

Abby Phillip, reporter, Politico

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The Obama Administration has pledged to be the most open and transparent White House. But that doesn't mean they aren't going after the people behind WikiLeaks.

Abby Phillip, a reporter for POLITICO, details who the administration is going after and what possible effect this could have on future whistleblowers in government.

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