City Councilman Garodnick Proposes Enhanced Whistleblower Protections

March 29, 2012 12:00 AM

City Councilman Garodnick Proposes Enhanced Whistleblower Protections
" NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) - With outside contractors doing $10 billion in business with New York City this year, there is plenty of room for impropriety.

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Citing the multi-million dollar CityTime scandal, City Council member Daniel Garodnick, who is looking at a run for comptroller, says it’s about time non-city employees working under city contracts get whistleblower protection.

“This years budget alone had more than 17,000 meaning that there is an entire universe of employees who are working on projects out there, subsidized with taxpayer dollars, who do not have the same protection against retaliatory action,” Garodnick said Thursday "

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