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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…

U.S. Atty. Says Undocumented Immigrants Not Illegal

The federal government’s chief law enforcement officer in New Jersey publicly assured a Latino group that it’s not a crime for immigrants to live in the U.S. without proper documentation. United States Attorney Christopher Christie, the state’s top federal prosecutor, says living in the U.S. without immigration paperwork is an…

Radical Pastor, Obama Still Very Close

The pastor who blamed the U.S. for causing the 2001 terrorist attacks and damned America for treating blacks less than human says he will try to change national policy by “coming after” his good friend Barack Obama if he becomes president. Reverend Jeremiah Wright created a nightmare for his close…

Supreme Court Upholds Voter ID Law

Rejecting the argument that requiring photo identification will deter poor and minorities from voting in elections, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that states can require it without violating constitutional rights. Enacted in more than 20 states to prevent fraud, the photo ID law has long been challenged by liberals and…

More Iraq Reconstruction Waste

One year after congressional investigators said the government wasted $10 billion in fraudulent Iraq reconstruction contracts, a separate but equally alarming audit reveals that the problem persists with no end in sight. The special Inspector General for Iraq Reconstruction says the rampant abuse of taxpayer dollars continues in Iraq, with…

Obama’s Islamic Terrorist Fundraiser

The chairman of an Islamic “charity” shut down by the U.S. government for funding Middle Eastern terrorists has dedicated himself to raising money for Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama. With his Ohio-based terrorist funding operation closed, Hatem El-Hady has committed to raising substantial funds for the Illinois senator, according to…

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