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Scandal Rocks Ohio Attorney General’s Office

The attorney general in a Midwestern sate fired three top aides involved in a massive sexual harassment scandal but refuses to resign even though he too participated by having an extramarital affair with a young secretary in his office. It’s also likely that Ohio Attorney General Marc Dann committed perjury…

Judge Blocks Vote On Worker Verification Law

A judge has blocked lawmakers in a New York county from voting on a popular measure that would require contractors seeking county deals to verify that their employees are not illegal immigrants. Although courts throughout the country have struck down laws created to curb illegal immigration, no judge has intervened…

Lawmakers Use Tax Dollars For Luxury Cars

The U.S. House of Representatives lets members lease vehicles—including insurance and gas—with taxpayer dollars and many lawmakers abuse the program by picking luxury gas-guzzlers that can run up to nearly $1,000 a month, not including fuel and other maintenance costs. Thankfully, the Senate doesn’t offer this perk but House members…

Another Conviction In Dallas City Hall Scandal

A longtime Dallas city councilman who serves as mayor pro tem is one big step closer to being convicted in a widespread City Hall corruption and bribery scheme involving more than a dozen public and elected officials. The veteran lawmaker, Don Hill, was federally charged last October with 11 counts…

Atty. Gen. Punished For Not Representing Illegal Aliens

The U.S. government is withholding a Nebraska public commission’s federal funding to punish the state’s attorney general for refusing to use taxpayer dollars to file lawsuits on behalf of illegal aliens who claimed housing discrimination. Because Nebraska Attorney General Jon Bruning would not pursue cases on behalf of illegal immigrants,…

Small Town Mayor Takes Big Bribes

A New Jersey mayor and his city employee wife have been convicted of corruption for accepting thousands of dollars in bribes and gifts from a local bar owner who paid them to keep public inspectors away from her business. The cash—at least $40,000—was delivered to the couple in envelopes and…

Arizona Gov. Kills Law To Curb Illegal Immigration

Arizona’s Democratic governor vetoed legislation this week that would have allowed all of the state’s local law enforcement agencies to crack down on illegal immigration, even though the bill had strong bipartisan support. The measure (HB 2807) would have required local police and governments to cooperate and assist federal authorities…

N.Y. City Council Infested With Fraud, Corruption

City Council members in New York have legally steered millions of tax dollars to relatives, spouses and friends thanks to a city measure that grants lawmakers large slush funds to be spent however they please. Each of New York’s 51 council members gets a chunk of cash that can be…

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