Archive for the ‘Government waste and fraud’ Category

How would you like to be targeted for persecution from a political machine?

Vern Buchanan rejects IRS apology on targeting, calls for prosecution of Lois Lerner by Joseph Lawler | Oct 30, 2017, 12:40 PM “Heads should roll and people should be held accountable for this gross abuse of power,” the chairman of the oversight subcommittee responsible for the IRS said. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak) Republicans are still not […]

A corrupt elected official giving favors in exchange for donations? Tell me it isn’t so….

New York mayor gave favors in exchange for campaign contributions, donor boasts in court Fox News New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio. A major donor to New York City’s mayor testified Thursday that he gave money to Bill de Blasio’s campaign fund in exchange for access and favors. Jona Rechnitz, 34, a felon who […]

And you wonder why our country is broke? Your tax dollars hard at work…

Feds Spend $246,785 on ‘Facebook Intervention’ for Young Gay Smokers ‘Culturally-tailored intervention’ A drag queen takes a backstage cigarette break / Getty Images BY: Elizabeth Harrington October 12, 2017 5:00 am The National Institutes of Health is spending over $200,000 on a “Facebook intervention” targeting young gay people who smoke. The University of California, San […]

Some dirty little secrets the snakes in Washington and the media don’t want you to know.

WASHINGTON SECRETS Record $135 billion a year for illegal immigration, average $8,075 each, $25,000 in NY by Paul Bedard | Sep 27, 2017, 6:30 AM Record $135 billion a year for illegal immigration costs The swelling population of illegal immigrants and their kids is costing American taxpayers $135 billion a year, the highest ever, driven […]

Unfortunately, police departments have been doing the very same thing for decades.

US U.S. Secret Service Uniform Division officers stand guard on the south side of the White House November 16, 2015 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) Former Agent: Secret Service Lowered Standards In Pursuit Of Diversity DEREK HUNTER Contributor 9:11 PM 09/19/2017 As the U.S. Secret Service sought greater diversity in its ranks, […]

Your tax dollars hard at work. How progressive.

UMN offers ‘nonbinary gender pronouns’ writing guide Mitchell GunterSouth Carolina Campus Correspondent@rMitchellGunteron Sep 05, 2017 at 10:51 AM EDT The University of Minnesota is offering students a resource guide to help them utilize “nonbinary gender pronouns” in their writing. The guide includes a chart listing examples of such pronouns, encouraging students to “practice using nonbinary […]

Why do folks keep voting for lies and deception?

EXCLUSIVE: Keith Ellison Reveals Nancy Pelosi’s Real Views On Single-Payer [VIDEO] PETER HASSON Associate Editor House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is more supportive of pursuing a single-payer health care system than she’s willing to publicly admit, deputy Democratic National Committee chair and Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison said in a video obtained by The Daily Caller. […]

So, I guess in Connecticut, paying for abortions is more important than paying for honor guards at veterans funerals. Disgusting.

CT Denying Deceased Vets Honor Guard Salutes at Their Funerals August 15, 2017By Staff Gov. Dan Malloy (D-Conn.) did not include Honor Guard detail stipends in his executive order funding the government. A new report from NBC Connecticut this week found that Connecticut veterans who served the U.S. are not receiving Honor Guard salutes at […]

He knows little of what he says, yet he continues his career on the dole.

Keith Ellison: The Republican Party Is ‘The Party Of Racism’ AMBER RANDALL Civil Rights Reporter 6:52 PM 08/11/2017 Minnesota Democratic Rep. Keith Ellison said Republicans today are “the party of racism” at a conference for progressives Friday afternoon. Ellison, who serves as the deputy chairman of the Democratic National Committee, accused the GOP of holding […]

Would you take $174,000 a year plus insurance to work 18 hours a week? Congress happily does..

BY ADAM BRANDON 1 day ago The fix is in. Did you know, Congress only works 33 percent of the year? The base salary for all rank-and-file members of Congress is $174,000, more than triple the median household income of the United States. In exchange for that generous salary, members of Congress work one out […]