Gerald Walpin

Troubling Precedent as Judge Rules Against Gerald Walpin

By on 6.19.10 | 6:15PM

When AmeriCorps Inspector General Gerald Walpin was fired a year ago, it was the first shot in what eventually became the Obama administration's "War on Watchdogs." After Walpin sued to win back his job, the case was repeatedly delayed until a federal judge dismissed it Thursday:

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Special Report

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