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Another Obama Green Project Folds after Getting Millions from Taxpayers

In yet another of the Obama administration’s disastrous green-energy investments, a fly-by-night electric car company is on the verge of bankruptcy after getting nearly $200 million from the U.S. government to develop hybrid vehicles. When the administration was making its case to invest taxpayer dollars in the southern California startup…

DOE Pushes Staff to Use Twitter, Facebook During Work

Federal employees at a major government agency are encouraged to use social media—such as Twitter and Facebook—during work hours and one staffer recently “tweeted” death threats to reporters who exposed an official’s exorbitant salary. This may sound like the sort of juvenile stuff that goes on among adolescents in high…

U.S. Spends $93k on Urban Compost Center in Tijuana

Great news! Tijuana just got its first urban composting center and it’s expected to produce 150 tons of compost that will be used to plant trees and nurseries throughout the Mexican border city. The downside is that U.S. taxpayers financed the project thanks to the generosity of the Environmental Protection…

EPA Under Investigation for Using Fake Emails to Hide Info

A key agency in the “most transparent administration in history” is being investigated for dodging potential public scrutiny and possibly congressional oversight by using bogus electronic mail accounts to conduct official business. It involves the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and its administrator, Lisa Jackson, the Obama appointee who has

Feds Help Guards at Nuclear Weapons Lab Cheat On Security Test

Here’s a scary story: Guards responsible for securing the nation’s premier nuclear weapons laboratory cheat on security knowledge tests with the help of the U.S. government agency that operates the facility. Even scarier is how this widespread cheating was discovered at a facility— the Y-12 National Security Complex in Oak…

U.S. Lets “Global Warming Skeptic” Present Evidence

In a rarity, the U.S. government has given an esteemed scientist a forum to counter the mainstream assessment that global warming is dire and stands to threaten everything from national security to health and the world’s food supply. The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) scientist (Richard Lindzen), coined “global warming…

More Taxpayer Dollars Lost In Green Energy Venture

Another chunk of change that went to one of President Obama’s pet green energy ventures is missing and taxpayers are once again defrauded because the federal agency in charge admits it has no clue what happened to the cash. Seems like a bad nightmare though it’s really happening and costing…

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