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Millions Wasted On Florida Sexual Predators

Imagine spending millions of taxpayer dollars to provide a place for rapists to brew alcohol and pedophiles to receive child pornography in the mail and drugs in care packages. That is exactly what is happening in Florida, where $150 million has gone to maintain a facility in Arcadia that houses…

Let’s Play Ball!

Does the Supreme Court nomination process work? That was the topic of an Issues Forum held at the Brookings Institute following the conclusion of Judge Samuel A. Alito Jr.’s appearance before the Senate Judiciary Committee, as Senate members performed their constitutionally mandated duty of providing “advice and consent” in the…

Congressman Unapologetic About Questionalble Earmarks

The Washington Post reports that Rep. John T. Doolittle (R-CA) is unapologetic that he helped steer $37 million for defense funding to a California company, whose officials and lobbyists helped raise at least $85,000 for Doolittle and his leadership political action committee. Doolittle’s statement comes despite the fact that the…

No Punishment For Alien-Smuggling Americans

Every year thousands of American citizens smuggle Mexicans into this country for cash and, even when they get caught, most face no consequences. Last year alone, 4,078 U.S. citizens were arrested at the two main gateways (San Ysidro and Otay Mesa) into California from Mexico yet only 279 faced alien…

New York Times Urging A Filibuster of Alito

If any doubt remained with respect to the erosion of sanity occurring at the New York Times, it was erased with this morning’s meandering, nonsensical editorial on the Alito nomination. Entitled, “Senators in Need of a Spine,” the article criticized Senate Democrats for “rolling over and playing dead” during Judge…

ACLU Sues To Allow Terrorist Muslim Scholar Into U.S.

The United States Government has for years denied the visa of a renowned Muslim scholar (Tariq Ramadan) with documented terrorist ties, citing a Patriot Act clause that denies entry to aliens who have used a position of prominence within any country to endorse or espouse terrorist activity. This week the…

Senator Uses JW Whistleblower Case To Blast FBI

A new FBI whistleblower lawsuit has led a senior senator to write a letter to the bureau’s director questioning a chronic “double standard” of discipline at the agency. The six-page letter from Iowa Senator Charles Grassley to FBI Director Robert Mueller prominently mentions the case of Judicial Watch client Robert…

Former Illinois Governor To Take Stand in Corruption Trial

More than 70 witnesses have testified in the four-month long corruption trial of former Illinois Governor George Ryan and, for the first time, we will hear Ryan’s version. His attorneys plan to put him on the stand next week. Prosecutors say that while Ryan served as Illinois secretary of state…

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