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Yale Atty. Sells U.S. $334 Mil in Anthrax Drug Made By His Firm

An influential Pentagon official who also served as a presidential consultant and Navy Secretary persuaded the U.S. government to spend hundreds of millions of dollars on a useless anthrax drug manufactured by his biotech firm. Can you say the fleecing of America? This would be unfathomable if it weren’t laid…


IRS Conservative Witch Hunt Just Latest of Many Offenses

The Internal Revenue Service’s (IRS) witch hunt of conservative groups similar to Judicial Watch is indeed atrocious, but it’s hardly the first scandal to rock the beleaguered tax agency in the last few years. This particular crisis exploded after an investigation by the Treasury Inspector General revealed what many conservative…


Judicial Watch Investigates HHS Sec. Sebelius’s Latest Scandal

Less than a year after the Obama administration’s own lawyers determined Health Secretary Kathleen Sebelius could be fired for violating federal law, she’s embroiled in another scandal for unscrupulously soliciting money from healthcare companies to fund Obamacare. Sebelius should have been dismissed for last year’s transgression, according to the U.S.…


$19.5 Mil to Study Effect of Climate Change on Cows

Just when you thought the U.S. government’s global warming frenzy couldn’t possibly get any worse, the Obama administration announces that it’s dedicating a whopping $19.5 million to study the effect of climate change on cows. This crazy story comes via the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), which is giving several…


Even Liberals Call DOJ’s AP Spying “Unacceptable Abuse of Power”

The Obama administration’s atrocious violation against the nation’s free press is the sort of thing you see in communist regimes or dictatorships (like China and Cuba), a deplorable act few imagined would ever take place in the United States. For a period of two months, the Obama Department of Justice…


U.S. Gives 1/3 of Puerto Rico Food Stamps

As if it weren’t bad enough that a record 47.7 million people—and growing—get food stamps from the U.S. government, federal records reveal that a whopping 1/3 of Puerto Rico’s population receives them. This cost American taxpayers an astounding $2 billion last year, according to figures released by the government agency—the…


Second Obama Green Venture in Weeks Folds after Getting Millions

Stop the presses! Another one of President Obama’s brilliant clean-energy ventures has collapsed after taking tens of millions of dollars from American taxpayers, in this case to develop a special wheelchair-accessible “green” van. The news comes just weeks after a separate company that got nearly $200 million from the government…


Case Worker: Illegal Aliens Got Food Stamps by the “Vanload”

For decades the U.S. government has knowingly given illegal immigrants food stamps, according to a former certification case worker who denounced the costly practice back in the 1980s but was essentially ordered to keep a lid on it. The retired assistant case manager, Craig McNees, was in charge of vetting…


Obama’s Minority Farmer Cash Giveaway a “Magnet for Fraud”

Surprise surprise; the Obama administration’s minority farmer cash giveaway has proven to be a “magnet for fraud” and a “runaway train driven by racial politics,” according to a mainstream newspaper that’s well known for its pro Obama coverage not to mention strict political correctness. Yet in a lengthy piece the…


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…


Feds Give City That Killed 400 Trees $1.5 Mil to Plant More

Months after a U.S. city deliberately killed hundreds of trees to make room for the transfer of the space shuttle Endeavour the feds are celebrating a $1.5 million program to plant new trees in the area. It’s just one of a multitude of examples of senseless government spending. While the…


U.S. Spends $1.75 Trillion to Enforce Federal Regulations

Here is an enraging example of reckless government spending; The United States blows more than the entire economy of most countries to enforce the many rules and regulations of its numerous federal agencies. Can you say government on steroids? It’s a crazy system in which a bloated government meddles in…


Benghazi Lesson: State Dept. Seeks $4 Bil to Secure Consulates

Islamic terrorists had to murder a U.S. diplomat and three members of his staff in Libya for the Obama administration to finally acknowledge that it must dedicate adequate funding to secure American consulates abroad. The State Department’s 2014 budget includes a much-needed $4 billion allocation for security programs, including security…


City Recruits Minority Lifeguards Even if They Can’t Swim

In a staggering case of affirmative action gone wild, officials in a major U.S. city are actually recruiting minorities to be lifeguards at public pools even if they’re not good swimmers. It’s all in the name of diversity.    You can’t make this stuff up. It’s a real-life story out…


Pakistani Terrorist Suspect Keeps City Salary During House Arrest

A terrorist suspect in Portland will continue receiving his taxpayer-funded salary from the city while he stays home awaiting trial for giving money and advice to a suicide bomber in his native Pakistan. This is the same generous city—Oregon’s most populous—that also offers public workers gender reassignment surgery. In this…


U.S. Postpones Honoring Anti-American Egyptian Activist Who Celebrated 9/11

The Obama administration’s plan to honor an “Egyptian activist” at a State Department ceremony to celebrate International Women’s Day has been postponed since foreign media outlets exposed the honoree as an anti-American, anti-Semite who actually celebrated the 9/11 terrorist attacks in the U.S. How embarrassing for the administration that, up…


Is 5th Time the Charm to Get Obama’s Leftist Activist on DC Circuit?

President Obama is for the fifth time trying to ram through the Senate confirmation of a radical  pro-abortion, anti-gun rights activist to become a judge on the nation’s most important federal appellate court. Previously, the candidate, a renowned leftist attorney who advocates for the rights of terrorists, has been blocked…


$75 Mil to “Better Recognize” Food Needs in Low-Income Communities

It’s not enough that the U.S. government is already spending record amounts of money to feed the masses with food stamps, the Obama administration is investing north of $75 million study ways of better recognizing the nutritional needs of low-income communities. It’s as if the administration is obsessed with food.…


Obama Lets Key Agencies Go Without Oversight for Years

Government corruption is at an all-time high, yet President Obama continues to delay filling a number of openings at crucial internal watchdog offices that are supposed to weed out fraud and waste at federal agencies. Congress created the office of inspector general more than three decades ago to investigate cases…


HHS: $8 Bil Pre-K Program Touted By Obama Isn’t Working

President Obama loves to tout the success of a multi-billion-dollar early education program that supposedly helps reduce poverty, yet a government study reveals that it really doesn’t work. Obama keeps pushing the federally-funded universal preschool program known as Head Start even though his own Department of Health and Human Services…

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