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“Expedited Border Crossing” For Drivers Tied To Terrorism, Drug Smuggling

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$17 Mil For “High-Risk” Adults’ “Meaningful Job Training”

Weeks after handing out nearly $76 million to help low-income juvenile delinquents find work, Obama’s Labor Department is dedicating an additional $17 million to provide “high-risk” adults with “meaningful job training.”The first allotment covered underage criminals and the second applies to adults, ages 18 to 24. The goal is to “support underserved…

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Calif. Hospitals Spend $1.25 Bil On Illegal Immigrants

While the Obama Administration halts deportations to work on its secret amnesty plan, hospitals across the U.S. are getting stuck with the exorbitant tab of medically treating illegal immigrants and some are finally demanding compensation from the federal government.The group that represents most of the nation’s hospitals and medical providers recently urged

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Councilwoman Who Stuffed Bribe In Bra Pleads Guilty, Won’t Quit

A prominent Maryland councilwoman who made international headlines for flushing a bribe down the toilet and stuffing another in her underwear has pleaded guilty to a felony but won’t leave her $96,417-a-year public job.The unbelievably pompous move has led the area’s largest newspaper to blast the lawmaker, Prince George’s County Councilwoman Leslie

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DOJ Orders Protection Of “Language Minority Populations”

Obama’s Department of Justice has ordered Colorado to protect the interests of “language minority populations” by strengthening a Court Interpreter Oversight Committee that assures immigrants who don’t speak English get free translators.The new DOJ mandate also applies to civil cases, which means that U.S. taxpayers will fund interpreting services for foreigners

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Taxpayers Charged For Pro Sports Tickets, Booze

Crippled by an $8.3 billion deficit, the U.S. Postal Service may soon need a taxpayer bailout yet the federal agency blew hundreds of thousands of dollars on professional sports tickets, booze and fancy meals.The items were purchased by USPS managers and employees with special charge cards issued to U.S.government agencies. More…

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JW Probe: Obama’s HUD Violates ACORN Funding Ban

A Judicial Watch investigation has found that the Obama Administration recently violated the ban on federal funding for the Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN) by giving the famously corrupt group tens of thousands of dollars in grants to “combat housing and lending discrimination.”Congress passed a law (Defund…

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Texas Passes Law To Keep Public Records Secret

Texas legislators have colluded with the governor to conceal public records associated with his extensive travel schedule by adding a secrecy clause to an unrelated education bill.The unscrupulous move comes as the Republican governor, Rick Perry, expands his travel schedule to explore a 2012 presidential run. Many of the trips are…

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EPA Gives Millions In Foreign Handouts

The Obama cabinet secretary who launched a costly program to make America’s minority communities green has sent millions of taxpayer dollars to environmental causes overseas, including China, Russia and India.Ranking members of a congressional energy committee call it “foreign handouts” amid record deficits, soaring unemployment and a looming debt ceiling in

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Blagojevich 4th Illinois Gov. Convicted Of Corruption

Rod Blagojevich will join an all-star lineup of disgraced Illinois politicians when he becomes the state’s fourth governor to serve time for corruption in the last three decades.After deliberating for 10 days a federal jury convicted Blagojevich of 17 corruption charges for, among other things, trying to sell President Barack Obama’s old…

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DHS Stealth Amnesty Cover Up Exposed

Officials at the Department of Homeland Security lied to Congress and the media to cover up a secret amnesty program that dismissed the deportation of illegal immigrants across theU.S., including those with criminal convictions.The scandalous story of how the government agency charged with keeping America safesystematically cancels pending deportations was first

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Billions To Make Public Housing Decent, Energy Efficient

To justify yet another exorbitant social welfare program, the Obama Administration has published a creative, in-depth study that says public housing needs a $25.6 billion overhaul to make it “decent” and energy efficient.The money will come from American taxpayers, who already subsidize the 1.2 million public housing units that are…

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R.I. Governor Won’t Turn Murderer Over To Feds

The governor of Rhode Island is shielding a murderer from execution by refusing to turn him over to federal authorities to face charges that could result in the death penalty.Rhode Island is one of 16 states (along with the District of Columbia) that don’t have capital punishment and the murderer, Jason Pleau, faces…

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U.S. Makes $125 Bil In “Improper” Grant Payments

A federal audit reveals that the U.S. government’s dysfunctional system for annually dispersing hundreds of billions of dollars in grants lacks transparency and is rife with waste, fraud and abuse.As a result, federal agencies reported an estimated $125.4 billion in “improper payments” for fiscal year 2010 alone. Just what taxpayers wanted to…

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$30 Mil To Train Next Generation Of Energy Efficiency Experts

In its continuing effort to make the U.S. environmentally friendly, the Obama Administration is dedicating tens of millions of dollars to train the “next generation of industrial energy efficiency experts.”It marks the latest of many costly, taxpayer-funded projects required to transform the country into a leader in “green” technology. At least that’s what…

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Bill Clinton’s Sex-Scandal Atty. Defends D.C. Mayor

The acclaimed lawyer who assured the nation of Bill Clinton’s veracity during two sex scandals is doing the same for Washington D.C.’s crooked mayor, who may be on the verge of getting criminally charged in a corruption scheme.A federal grand jury is hearing evidence into accusations that D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray, a…

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U.S. Spends $2.5 Bil On “Social Equity” Program

The Obama Administration is celebrating the second anniversary of its imaginative program to bring “social equity” to underserved communities by bragging that three federal agencies have doled out more than $2.5 billion in “assistance.”The taxpayer dollars help low-income communities improve access to affordable housing, increase transportation options and lower

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U.S. To Suspend Countless Deportations

In a first for any administration, President Obama has implemented a new system to spare a myriad of illegal immigrants from removal by authorizing—and encouraging—low-level field officers to block deportations by using an outrageously broad list of exemptions.The unprecedented program will allow droves of undocumented immigrants to remain in theU.S. by…

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“Deeply Flawed” Lease Costs Taxpayers $557 Mil

In a classic example of how the government blows taxpayer money, the federal agency responsible for protecting investors and preserving market integrity dropped nearly $557 million on office space it will never use and lied to cover up the wrongdoing.It gets better. The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) used a…

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NCLR Funding Skyrockets After Obama Hires Its VP

A Judicial Watch investigation reveals that federal funding for a Mexican La Raza group that for years has raked in millions of taxpayer dollars has skyrocketed since one of its top officials got a job in the Obama White House.The influential and politically-connected National Council of La Raza (NCLR) has long benefitted…

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Labor Dept. Protects Central American Migrants

A year after launching a nationwide campaign to protect illegal immigrant workers in the U.S., the Obama Labor Department has entered formal agreements with two foreign countries vowing to preserve the rights of their migrants.Signed this week by the U.S., Guatemala and Nicaragua, the declaration will make it easier to protect the rights of migrants from…


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