• See something, say something? Not when the boss is Uncle Sam

    As Americans we have a right to freely express our opinion, the government can not interfere with our right to do so, and must protect our rights if they are expressed within the framework of The First Amendment. But what if you work for the government? The Supreme Court has determined that as a public employees, our ability to speak on matters of public concern is limited and is only protected if the importance of our speech outweighs the interests of our employer. How did the court arrive at the decision? READ MORE