If it was THAT important, why not vote MONDAY and give Congress time to READ it while you partied at Table Fifty-Two!?! (PATRIOT Act Deja Vu!)
Raising fresh questions about his appointment to Congress, Sen. Roland Burris admitted that former Gov. Rod Blagojevich's brother asked him for campaign fundraising help before the governor named Burris as Illinois' junior senator.
Is this all a payoff for the National Socialization of America that the Republicans got a head start on for the Obama Administration?... (rhetorical)
Marvin Hoffman is listed in campaign finance records as one of the many lobbyists with the powerful PMA Group donating money to lawmakers. But Hoffman is actually a soon-to-retire information technology manager who has never heard of the Arlington lo
Democratic Senator Predicts None of His Colleagues 'Will Have the Chance' to Read Final Stimulus Bill Before Vote
Two judges pleaded guilty on Thursday to accepting more than $2.6 million from a private youth detention center in Pennsylvania in return for giving hundreds of youths and teenagers long sentences.
Ask yourself why the Democrats would allow such a pathetic and disease ridden leadership to stay in a position of power. By following the dictation of a powerful financial lobby they guarantee that their party will be hounded out of office by a wall
Many seniors think they are saving money when they buy AARP insurance. However, they may be paying twice as much as they would with a competing product.
The Senate quietly stripped whistleblower protections from the final stimulus package Wednesday afternoon, as the bill's authors bragged of a bipartisan compromise.
As I watch Congress question the CEOs of various money-center banks, I get the feeling they're playing footsy under the table. There's a little outrage from some -- albeit misplaced -- but what we're watching is the lions questioning the
If Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner could get an earful of skepticism over the government's financial bailout plans, the nation's top bankers can expect no less when they make their maiden voyage to Congress as recipients of the widely cri
The unprecedented transfer of wealth from American citizens to the hands of few is a clear sign that government and the corporations that control it have become completely criminal and are without conscience.
Managers at the World Bank provided false information to the agency's board of directors about a $39 million, politically-connected European "coastal cleanup" project that led to the destruction and destitution of a powerless village in
ACORN could receive up to $4 BILLION (!) under the economic stimulus legislation approved by the House of Representatives. ACORN is under investigation in at least 14 states...
American taxpayers to pay prostitution bills for major league baseball owners, executives from Lehman Brothers, Goldman Sachs, Merrill Lynch and Deutsche Bank. A high profile New York real estate developer who the girls were warned would, "answe
The stimulus package the U.S. Congress is completing would raise the government’s commitment to solving the financial crisis to $9.7 trillion, enough to pay off more than 90 percent of the nation’s home mortgages.
Soon a new currency will be created to replace the current system. One cannot have one world government without a one world currency, a system of weights and measures, and a system of international law and the destruction of our Constitution.
it is the second time in two years that the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit has sided with Congress in its fight with the Justice Department over what protections lawmakers are granted under the Constitution's "speech or debate
Eight years after he first tried to warn officials about the Bernie Madoff investment scheme, a financial analyst finally gets to turn his evidence over the SEC on Thursday. Meanwhile, the names of thousands of ripped off investors are now a matter o
(EVERYBODY has got their hand out. - Donna cc'd me this and I thought I would share. Donna and I are both Real Estate Agents in Arizona. Should we expect retaliation?)
“Panamanian” self proclaimed billionaire Jeff Lowrance, who enticed and relieved investors from around the globe of over a reported 60 million dollars over the past four-years has recently exposed himself as a fraud. Lowrance could soon join the r
Everyone knows the “stimulus” package is a fraud, loaded with every Socialist’s shopping list. The package will fund everything from Amtrak, to climate change research, to a new version of Hitler Youth (Americorp). But hidden down in its depths is so
It’s War! The Homeowner’s War. YOU have rights, powerful rights to keep YOUR homes, “foreclose” on your “lender”, collect damages, refunds, rebates, interest, attorneys fees and court costs. Homeowners for once are in the catbird seat of going after
Instructions on how to opt-out of this invasive and controlling system that is designed to force animal owners to comply or simply get rid of their animals.
We have obtained Govt.. Documents that have never been seen by the public, which prove that the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and CPS of San Diego California were offered information years ago on 911 and the Siddiqui and Kahns terrorists. We
David Rockefeller and Co., as usual, protect themselves but leave everyone else hanging out to dry. A close examination of the bank's activities shows that it had hitched itself to Madoff's future returns as early as 2006 but the bank sudden
Gov. Rod Blagojevich was unanimously convicted at his impeachment trial and thrown out of office, ending a 2-month crisis that erupted with his arrest on charges he tried to sell Barack Obama's vacant Senate seat. He becomes the first governor in
When Gov. Rod Blagojevich's voice emerged from secretly recorded FBI tapes, the topic of discussion was a $100,000 bribe from a racetrack operator. The governor was in a hurry to see the money dropped into his campaign treasury before new ethics
Former President Bill Clinton earned nearly $6 million in speaking fees last year, almost all of it from foreign companies, according to financial documents filed by his wife, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton.
Beleaguered Citigroup is upgrading its mile-high club with a brand-new $50 million corporate jet - only this time, it's the taxpayers who are getting screwed.