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U.S. Taxpayers Fund Immigrant Assimilation Program

The United States government has launched a massive assimilation campaign for immigrants—legal and illegal—that offers all “newcomers” a variety of free programs financed by American taxpayers. Initiated in 2006 by the Bush Administration, the costly federal immigrant assimilation program continues to expand, offering free English classes and a new

Americans Kidnapped In Mexican Border Towns

Violent Mexican kidnapping operations that federal agents say are similar to terrorist cells are targeting a growing number of United States citizens visiting towns popular among residents of border states such as California. The sophisticated cells are well-financed and organized, with a boss and clear divisions of labor. Usually one…

N.C. Treasurer Withholds Public Pension Info

Details of state employee retirement benefits are supposed to be publicly available yet the official who handles the massive accounts in North Carolina has ignored repeated requests for the information, citing a new law that forbids him from disclosing it. North Carolina’s treasurer (Richard Moore) manages the state’s $75 billion…

Public Funds Pay For State Official’s Lavish Life

A high-ranking Delaware state employee who is also the son of a prominent Republican state legislator has pleaded guilty to three felonies for his role in a major corruption sting that cheated taxpayers out of more than $1 million. Anthony Lofink used his position as an official with Delaware’s Department…

Judge Says Police Had Right To Arrest Day Laborers

Rejecting the argument that a group of day laborers were racially profiled and that local police exceeded its authority making immigration arrests, a federal judge has refused to block the deportation of nine illegal immigrants arrested in Connecticut last year. The men were nabbed during an undercover operation in which…

Penn. Lawmaker Guilty Of Felonies

A veteran Pennsylvania legislator who initially denied creating fake taxpayer-funded jobs for two relatives has admitted that he did in fact commit the felonies, which also violate the portion of the state Ethics Act that forbids hiring family members. The longtime Democratic state representative from western Pennsylvania, Frank LaGrotta, pleaded…

Napping Federal Officers Guard National Monuments

Nearly seven years after terrorists attacked the United States, the country’s precious national monuments remain extremely vulnerable because the federal law enforcement agency in charge of protecting them is disorganized, ill-equipped and downright negligent. As the nation’s oldest uniformed federal law enforcement agency, the 592-member U.S. Park Police is

KGB-Trained Agent Heads NATO Intelligence

A communist who trained with the Soviet security agency known as the KGB will head the National Atlantic Treaty Organization’s (NATO) intelligence committee and the powerful U.S. ambassador did nothing to stop the appointment which will undoubtedly compromise national security. NATO’s new intelligence chief (Sandor Laborc) heads the Hungarian secret…

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