You cannot sue under the whistle blower act directly because military members are prevented from suing the government in most instances. However, you can take action for it to stop. First would be seeking the assistance of the IG. It's time to get transferred to a new unit an the IG should be able to help.
In the extreme situation you can file a law suit in federal court seeking a restraining order of sorts to stop your command from doing certain actions.
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You should begin with a new IG complaint for the retaliation.
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No, you are barred from suing the US government.
You did not specify what you mean be retaliation or harassment. Have you contacted a JAG at the local legal service office, to chat about possible charges against individuals in your command? Jumping to IG it Congress for local command issues is rarely a solution to a service members problems.
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It sounds like you have several options at this stage, either way, you should document everything that is happening. Your communications with your congressional representatives are protected , but your command may try to go after you for some other misconduct. As Mr. Cave recommended, consider an IG; or another option is to file a complaint through your chain of command. Finally, you may also want to alert your Congress person that after contacting him/her - you are being punished. Contact an experienced military law attorney for further details, or for defense before any adverse action undermines your career progression.
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