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Mandatory Day Laborer Shelters In L.A.

It’s official. The nation’s second-largest city, led by a self-proclaimed Chicano mayor, has passed legislation requiring retailers to accommodate illegal immigrant day laborers who create a nuisance when they hang out in parking lots and surrounding neighborhoods looking for work. Under the new measure, approved unanimously by the Los Angeles…

Edwards Used Campaign Funds To Pay Mistress

The North Carolina senator who cheated on his ailing, cancer-stricken wife while she worked on his failed presidential campaign, used political funds to pay the mistress, purchase a multi million-dollar home for her and transport her on private jets. The bombshell story that the mainstream media refused to cover gets…

City Forces Stores To Build Day Laborer Lounges

A major U.S. city is on the verge of approving an ordinance requiring home-improvement stores to set aside space for day laborers—mostly illegal immigrants—seeking employment from customers to congregate. Under the plan stores that are 100,000 square feet or larger must provide shelters that are easily accessible and equipped with…

Senator’s Aide Admits Destroying Evidence For Him

A top aide to an indicted Pennsylvania state senator has admitted that he followed his powerful boss’s orders to destroy incriminating electronic mail sought by federal agents investigating the lawmaker for corruption. The aide was the manager of computer services for Philadelphia Democrat Vincent Fumo, who was charged last year…

New Orleans Cleanup Program Bilks Taxpayers

A taxpayer financed agency created in New Orleans to operate a home cleanup program after Hurricane Katrina instead hired politically connected contractors—including the mayor’s brother-in-law—that bilked the government out of millions of dollars. New Orleans’ embattled Mayor Ray Nagin has adamantly defended the city-chartered agency (New Orleans Affordable

Leftwing Actor Advises Obama On Middle East

Days after Barack Obama’s Muslim advisor quit over ties to a radical Islamic group an overseas newspaper is reporting that a Hollywood actor best known as a womanizer with leftwing views is advising the Democratic presidential candidate on everything from Middle Eastern policy to public speaking and body language. The…

Detroit Mayor Can’t Stay Out of Trouble

Criminal charges keep piling up for Detroit’s self-destructive mayor who recently went to jail for violating the terms of his bond in a perjury and obstruction of justice case and this week faces more trouble for violating the terms of another bond in s separate assault case. A rising star…

Fla. Gov. Gets Cash From Suspicious McCain Donor

The Republican governor said to be among John McCain’s top candidates for vice president also received questionable donations from the same controversial bundler who raised hefty sums for the Arizona senator. Acknowledging that some of the money was tainted, McCain recently returned $50,000 tied to prominent Florida businessman Harry Sargeant,…

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