Archive for the ‘Government waste and fraud’ Category

Spoken by the former liar in chief’s NSA. What a frigging joke. Anyone remember the fairy tale story she told about Benghazi?

Captain Obvious wonders if she never heard of the IRS targeting or the fast and furious scandals. We’ve only got the best and brightest in Government, right? This is quite laughable.

Sen. Feinstein Worries ‘The Justice Department Could Become Politicized’ By Susan Jones | March 7, 2017 | 11:26 AM EST (CNSNews.com) – President Trump’s nominees for Deputy Attorney general and Associate Attorney general appeared before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday for their confirmation hearing, which took on added importance, given Attorney General Sessions’ decision […]

Minnesota politicians hard at work pissing away your tax dollars on their political agendas.

Minnesota Democrat Pushes $200K in Annual Taxpayer Gifts for Gun Control Groups Minnesota state Senator Jeff Hayden Senate Media Services by AWR HAWKINS1 Mar 2017330 Minnesota state Senator Jeff Hayden (DFL-62) is pushing legislation to designate $200,000 in taxpayer funds as annual gifts to gun control groups. In a press conference to announce the legislation, […]

Why can’t they just let the police do their jobs?

First, with data privacy laws, I have to wonder what type of information this phony bunch of do-gooders get.  Since it is still an active investigation, the only information that should be made public has already been disseminated.  Does this board think they will contribute anything to an ongoing investigation?     ################################################# Duluth Citizen Review […]

Its fraud and incompetence, plain and simple.

Feds Paid $1 Billion in Social Security Benefits to Individuals Without a SSN Errors occurred because the agency did not keep paper applications supporting an individual’s case to receive benefits BY: Elizabeth Harrington February 22, 2017 5:00 am The Social Security Administration paid $1 billion in benefits to individuals who did not have a Social […]

Will he be held to a “higher standard” if convicted?

U professor arrested on suspicion of criminal sexual conduct, stalking FEBRUARY 20, 2017 — 9:15PM A longtime University of Minnesota law professor was arrested last week after being accused by a former girlfriend of sexual misconduct and stalking, according to records. U officials confirmed that the 54-year-old professor, who hasn’t been charged, was hired by […]

Better late then never, I guess. I’m sure he thought his name would save his corrupt ass. The arrogance of self identified important people never ceases to amaze me. Will they be prosecuted? You or I sure would be…

After ethics breaches, two top execs resign from U.S. Bank Stadium panel His resignation comes amid legislative pressure. By Rochelle Olson Star Tribune FEBRUARY 16, 2017 — 3:02PM GLEN STUBBE, STAR TRIBUNE Ted Mondale and Michele Kelm-Helgen responded after Minnesota Legislative Auditor James Nobles delivered a scathing report to the House and Senate State Government […]

Cover up, lies, deception…seems to be one of the things government does best.

Complications Arise In Bundy Ranch Standoff Trial As BLM Agent Is Accused Of Ethical Misconduct “I’m sure it is him.” by Charles Campbell February 14, 2017 at 9:50am Federal trials related to the 2014 showdown between armed supporters of Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy and Bureau of Land Management officers could potentially become derailed as one […]

Insanity. I wouldn’t be the least bit surprised if this happens in the liberal utopias known as Duluth and Minneapolis.

Taxpayer Funded Heroin Safe Injection Sites Planned To Launch For Seattle and King County BY COWGIRL ON FEBRUARY 11, 2017 Seattle is going to open taxpayer-funded safe injection sites for heroin and other hard drugs. Safe Injection Sites Planned For Seattle Area Seattle, WA – The City of Seattle and King County are moving forward […]

Another unintended consequence of Government overreach and control.

$8.5 Billion U.S. Counter Narcotics Effort in Afghanistan Boosts Opium Production FEBRUARY 09, 2017 The U.S. government’s multi-billion-dollar effort to counter narcotics in Afghanistan is a humiliating failure that’s resulted in a huge increase in poppy cultivation and opium production. Despite the free-flow of American tax dollars to combat the crisis, opium production rose 43% […]