The stated reason?
Failure to follow a new policy to scan documents in separate pdf files instead of a single pdf file
"Mr. Kline repeatedly altered her office environment... such as physically elevating personnel security files out of her reach."
"As little as I am, I'm willing to fight and stand up for what I know is right... it's humiliating to not be able to independently work and do the job that you need."
In contrast, however, when she raised concerns, the Chief Admin Officer for the WH personally walked down to file room and made sure that the files were moved to where she could reach them.
Newbold claims her supervisor moved it to humiliate her. It was previously at a height where she could reach it, her lawyer said
Her lawyer says that she's in fear for her job -- she is still working in the White House -- and does not think it will help
Her attorney also says she had been moved off security adjudication manager role
Kline allegedly overruled whistleblower Tricia Newbold on security clearances and humiliated her