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Obama Orders Federal Employees To Report Their Colleagues' Suspicious Behavior

WASHINGTON — In an initiative aimed at rooting out future leakers and other security violators, President Barack Obama has ordered federal employees to report suspicious actions of their colleagues based on behavioral profiling techniques that are not scientifically proven to work, according to experts and government documents.

The techniques are a key pillar of the Insider Threat Program, an unprecedented government-wide crackdown under which millions of federal bureaucrats and contractors must watch out for “high-risk persons or behaviors” among co-workers. Those who fail to report them could face penalties, including criminal charges.

Source: McClatchy. Read full article. (link)

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  • Dave Krueger||

    Hahahaha! Poor federal employees. They are now under perpetual surveillance by all their coworkers. What a wonderful work environment that's going to be. LMAO!

    Of course, the government can always just inflate employees paychecks a bit more to compensate...

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