MO Auditor Concerned Over Whistleblower Law Change

Jefferson City, Mo.– Several laws entered impact today, consisting of one that raises the basic to show workplace discrimination.

It’s another part of that law that worries the Missouri state auditor. It eliminates defenses for so-called whistleblowers.

State Auditor Nicole Galloway states those defenses ought to be restored.

Missourinet is reporting the state auditor completes federal government employees who report misbehavior would be left specifically susceptible.

She states it might avoid those employees from reporting waste or unlawful use of taxpayer dollars by making them less happy to step forward with claims.

The law restricting whistleblower defense for both public and economic sector employees entered impact Monday.