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Free Govt. Cell Phones Will Create Jobs for Latinos

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Judicial Watch Obtains Documents Revealing Cost of Barack and Michelle Obama’s Failed Bid to Bring 2016 Olympics to Chicago

Two-Week Trip to Copenhagen Cost Taxpayers in Excess of $467,175 (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch, the organization that investigates and fights government corruption, announced today that it has obtained records detailing costs associated with a trip made by President and Mrs. Obama and key members of the administration to Copenhagen,…

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Obama Finally Boots Venezuelan Diplomat Who Planned U.S. Attack

After dragging its feet for an entire month, the Obama Administration finally expelled from the country a Venezuelan diplomat who participated in a plot with Middle Eastern terrorists to attack the United States from Mexico. The alarming scheme was exposed in early December in a documentary broadcast by the world’s largest…

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Feds Create Jobs For “Low-Income, Disconnected Youth”

Keeping with the big government mentality, various federal agencies are creating thousands of positions to meet the goals set by a new Obama initiative to find jobs for “low-income and disconnected youth.” Announced by the president this week, the Department of Labor’s (DOL) Summer Jobs 2012 is being promoted as…

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WH Brags Of “Voluntary” Visitor Log Disclosure Forced By JW

As the Obama Administration praises itself for making history by releasing a record number of White House visitor logs through 2011, it conveniently omits that it was a Judicial Watch lawsuit that forced the disclosure. Here is how it all went down; in the fall of 2009 President Obama announced…

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Another $845 Mil For Fraud-Infested Welfare Program

Spending is out of control! Images @ Getty Images The Obama Administration’s manic spending spree to help “low-income” populations isn’t taking a break for the holidays, this month allocating   an additional $845 million to a fraud-infested welfare program that’s already received billions from U.S. taxpayers this year. Incredibly, this…

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U.S. Gives Socialist Latin American Group $13 Mil

Based in two socialist Latin American countries, a group dedicated to helping indigenous populations in that region just got a generous $13 million grant from the U.S. government to combat “exploitative child labor” in Peru. The allocation comes on the heels of a similar, $10 million grant by the same…

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U.S. Cuts Funding For Life-Saving Chimp Research

The Obama Administration has followed through with its promise to ban funding for life-saving biomedical research on chimpanzees amid demands from leftist animal rights groups that claim the primates are being exploited. The story first came to light about a month ago when the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced…

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Obama Real Estate Partner, Fundraiser Gets 10 Years In Jail

President Obama’s close friend and longtime financial supporter, Chicago businessman Antoin Rezko, has been sentenced to 10 ½ years in prison for operating a massive corruption scheme in which he extorted millions of dollars in kickbacks from investment firms seeking state business.   For years Rezko was a major donor…

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Obama Gives Poor Free Internet After U.N. Says It’s A Basic Human Right

Following a laughable United Nations declaration that high-speed internet access is a basic human right, the Obama Administration is investing north of $400 million to expand broadband into poor, rural areas of the U.S. The president has long asserted that broadband access is essential for communities to compete on a…

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Judicial Watch Obtains Documents Detailing the Cost to Taxpayers for Michelle Obama’s Family Trip to Africa

Charges for the Aircraft and Crew Alone Amount to $424,142 Contact Information: Press Office 202-646-5172, ext 305 Washington, DC — October 4, 2011 Judicial Watch, the organization that investigates and fights government corruption, announced today that it has obtained mission expense records and passenger manifests from the United States Air

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State Gets $5 Mil Bonus For Food Stamp Sign Up

In its quest to promote taxpayer-funded entitlement programs, the Obama Administration has actually rewarded one state with a $5 million bonus for its efficiency in adding food-stamp recipients to already bulging rolls.It’s part of the administration’s campaign to eradicate “food insecure households” by improving access and increasing participation in the

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Close Obama Pal Embroiled In Grant Fraud Scandal

More than two months after a Chicago nurse got criminally charged for stealing half a million taxpayer dollars from minority outreach programs one media outlet has dared to reveal that a close friend, advisor and donor of President Obama’s is embroiled in the scandal.It’s the taboo portion of the story…

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Report “Fishy” Speech Part II

Two years after the White House activated a highly controversial internet account for Americans to report“fishy” speech about President Obama, the nation’s fearless leader has launched an equally contentious website to handle gossip, smears and attacks against him.It’s a lot like a bad Hollywood sequel only it’s a real-life dose of…

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Hire Minorities Or Lose Govt. Contracts

The Obama Administration has threatened to strip a large Colorado cheese producer of its lucrative federal contracts if more minority workers aren’t hired pronto.Word came via a Department of Labor (DOL) notice accusing the company of “discriminating against qualified African-American, Asian and Hispanic applicants.” The agency, headed by a former California

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1 Mil Safety Violations Won’t Keep Mexican Trucks Out Of U.S.

Weeks before the Obama Administration starts letting Mexican cargo trucks travel deep into the U.S., the Texas Department of Public Safety reveals that, in the last few years, trucks coming from Mexico had more than 1 million safety violations.This is hardly earth-shattering news since Mexican trucks have long failed to…

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Judicial Watch Sues US Air Force for Documents Detailing the Cost to Taxpayers for Michelle Obama’s Family Trip to Africa

Military Aircraft Alone Reportedly Cost at least $430,000 Contact Information: Press Office 202-646-5172, ext 305 Washington, DC — August 25, 2011 Judicial Watch, the organization that investigates and fights government corruption, announced today that it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit on August 19, 2011, against the United States

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Obama Creates Office Of Diversity, Inclusion

The economy remains in shambles yet President Obama keeps wasting taxpayer dollars expanding an already bloated U.S. government, this month launching a new office to help build a “diverse and inclusive workforce” at all federal agencies.The new Office of Diversity and Inclusion will ensure that the entire U.S. government develops comprehensive strategies…

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Documents Show Obama White House Attacked, Excluded Fox News Channel

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it has uncovered documents from the Obama Department of Treasury showing that the Obama administration, contrary to its repeated denials, attempted to exclude the Fox News Channel (FNC) from a round of interviews with Treasury’s “Executive Pay

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