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Maxine Waters Wants To Socialize Oil Companies

A California lawmaker who got a communist dictator to harbor a cop-murdering Black Panther fugitive and accused the CIA of selling crack cocaine in black neighborhoods has become the laughing stock of Congress for threatening to nationalize the oil industry. California’s most influential black lawmaker, Democrat Representative Maxine Waters, made…

Another Immigration Law Ruled Unconstitutional

A Clinton-appointed judge has ruled that a Dallas suburb’s ban on apartment rentals to illegal immigrants—passed by city lawmakers and later endorsed by voters—is unconstitutional because only the federal government can regulate immigration. U.S. District Judge Sam A. Lindsay said that city leaders in Farmers Branch violated the supremacy clause…

Influence Peddling, Not Bribery Says Rep. Jefferson

A federal judge has rejected yet another desperate defense measure proposed by a disgraced Louisiana congressman who made worldwide headlines for stashing a cash bribe in his freezer. Indicted for accepting more than $500,000 in bribes—including a $100,000 bribe caught on FBI surveillance video—and demanding millions more, nine-term Democrat William…

Defaulted Home Loans Fund Lawmaker’s Campaigns

A California congresswoman who happens to be a Hillary Clinton super delegate got nearly $200,000 for her political campaigns by borrowing against three separate homes whose loans she later defaulted on. Laura Richardson, who represents parts of Los Angeles County’s poorest black neighborhoods in the state House, allowed the three…

Weak Port Security Puts Nation At Risk

A Homeland Security program intended to protect the nation’s ports has instead created security gaps that could easily be exploited by terrorists to smuggle weapons of mass destruction in cargo containers. The Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT) was established after the 2001 terrorist attacks to deter potential terrorist strikes via…

U.S. Border Agents Work For Mexican Smugglers

Corruption among federal officers guarding the U.S.-Mexico border is so rampant that the government created an internal web site devoted to recently convicted border agents and lie detector tests will be administered to ensure future applicants don’t already work for smuggling organizations. A growing number of agents with the Homeland…

Billions More Wasted In Iraq Contracts

Yet another in-depth audit has exposed the rampant fraud, corruption and waste in Iraq-related government contracts that have cost U.S. taxpayers billions of dollars since the war began. Made public this week, results of this latest probe reveal that the U.S. government failed to comply with federal laws and regulations…

“Anti Immigrant Hysteria” Blamed On Conservative Media

Cable television news shows have created an anti immigrant hysteria that nourishes hate and fear toward illegal immigrants, according to a new study published by an organization that monitors media coverage. The incredibly biased report (Fear and Loathing in Prime Time, Immigration Myths and Cable News) picks on three well-known…

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