Judicial Watch • Archives for 2007

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Ney’s Top Aide Guilty Of Taking Abramoff Bribes

The chief of staff of a convicted Ohio Congressman pleaded guilty to federal conspiracy for accepting numerous bribes over the years to help jailed lobbyist Jack Abramoff’s clients obtain beneficial legislation. William Heaton admitted taking expensive trips abroad, fancy meals and tickets to sporting events from Abramoff during the five-year…

Gore Exempt From His Own Global Warming Rhetoric?

As the self proclaimed spokesman for global warming former Vice President Al Gore has made an Oscar-winning documentary on the subject, been nominated for a Nobel Peace prize and regularly preaches about energy conservation although he himself doesn’t do it. On the day after his renowned documentary (An Inconvenient Truth)…

Secret Clinton Foundation Exposed

In violation of Congressional ethics laws, Hillary Clinton has for years operated a secret foundation that has allowed her and her husband to avoid paying taxes on more than $5 million. Operated by Hillary, Bill and daughter Chelsea, the multi million-dollar foundation lists a post office box in Chappaqua, N.Y.…

Millions Spent On Lobbying State Legislature

Thanks to a new law the once secretive multi million-dollar world of lobbyist finances is publicly available in one major state where legislators are well known for accepting lucrative gifts from those trying to influence them. The historic first set of disclosures in Florida reveal that corporations, special-interest groups, cities…

Mexican Trucks Travel Freely In U.S.

Substandard trucks driven by low-paid, unqualified Mexican drivers that will threaten national security and endanger American motorists will travel freely throughout the United States under a new Bush Administration pilot project. The program will lift the current restrictions in place for Mexican truck companies that deliver goods into the U.S.…

Company Makes Millions Off Of Illegal Immigrant Labor

A major janitorial company has been shut down for operating with a ghost workforce of illegal immigrants that got paid in cash and allowed its owners to use the tax funds to lead extravagant lifestyles. The Florida-based company, Rosenbaum-Cunningham International, avoided paying $18 million in employment taxes by recruiting, transporting…

Clintons Take Money From Criminals, Communists

Some of the $40 million that Bill Clinton has made in speaking fees since leaving the White House have come from Saudi and Chinese Communist companies as well as an Illinois business owned by a shady criminal who coincidentally is one of Hillary’s largest campaign donors. The Illinois consulting company,…

State Wastes $1 Billion On Drug Addicted Felons

One major state’s billion-dollar investment in drug treatment for prison inmates and parolees has been a complete waste of money that hasn’t come close to meeting its goal of preventing recidivism among substance-abusing criminals. The brilliant lawmakers in California decided in 1989 to invest more than a billion taxpayer dollars…

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