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Illegal Immigrant Population Skyrockets In Georgia

A state with an illegal immigrant population that more than doubled in the last eight years has taken major legislative measures to curb the crisis, which annually costs its legal residents close to $2 billion. The rapid increase in Georgia’s illegal alien population has pushed state lawmakers to aggressively tackle…

Mayor Admits Taking Bribes Over Decades

The longtime mayor of a northwest Chicago suburb charged with federal corruption for taking bribes throughout nearly half of his decades-long tenure has finally admitted guilt. The veteran politician, who served as Niles mayor for nearly 50 years, had firmly maintained his innocence since being arrested a few years ago…

Atty. Gen.’s Personal Travel $155,800

The federal government’s chief law enforcement officer, U.S. Attorney General Michael Mukasey, has charged U.S. taxpayers tens of thousands of dollars in less than a year to take personal trips on government jets. Although most government officials, including the head of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), are forbidden from taking…

41 Charged In Mexican Drug Operation

A Texas deputy sheriff caught with nearly $1 million in cash stashed in his pickup is among dozens indicted for operating a violent Mexican drug cartel that brought in hundreds of kilograms of cocaine and marijuana into the U.S. The multi million-dollar narcotics ring took advantage of a porous U.S.-Mexico…

Free Dialysis For Illegal Immigrants

Federal law forces states to give illegal immigrants emergency medical care, but a few go beyond the mandate by also offering free chronic treatment at a cost of tens of millions of dollars to U.S. taxpayers. Among them is California, which spent $51 million last year to provide more than…

Chicago Zoning Scandal Hits U.S. Congress

A federal investigation of Illinois politicians that have received millions in campaign donations from wealthy developers seeking lucrative deals in Chicago has led to the probe of an eight-term Democrat congressman up for reelection next week. Authorities began investigating when a major newspaper published a multiple-part series (“Neighborhoods for

Dead, Ineligible People Vote In Miss.

Less than a week from the presidential election voter rolls in a state that doesn’t require official identification at the polls are loaded with dead people as well as residents no longer qualified to cast ballots there. The situation is so unbelievable in Mississippi that even the state’s top election…

Mass. Senator Charged With Corruption

An eight-term Massachusetts state senator accused of various crimes over the years has been arrested and charged with public corruption for accepting thousands of dollars in bribes to introduce legislation. Democrat Dianne Wilkerson was arrested by the FBI this week and charged with attempted extortion as a public official and…

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