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Indicted Businessman Names Harry Reid as Alleged Recipient of Massive Bribe

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A Utah businessman is rocking both state and national politics after claiming Utah Attorney General John Swallow helped him broker a deal with Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid to make a federal investigation into his company quietly disappear, the Salt

Posted in Ethics, Politics

Woodward Wants Full Investigation of IRS; Probes Find IRS Workers Backed Obama While On the Job

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This “phony scandal” isn’t going away. With last week’s revelations that a federal watchdog office had sought disciplinary action against rank-and-file IRS employees in three states for illegally pushing the re-election of President Obama in 2012, veteran investigative reporter Bob Woodward on

Posted in Ethics, Media

Dick Morris: Democrats Conspiring to Rig Electoral College

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A plan, now stealthily making its way through state legislatures with astonishing speed, would junk the Electoral College and award the presidency to the winner of the popular vote. The plan involves an Interstate Compact where states would commit to

Posted in Constitution, Ethics, Politics

Obama's Justice Department Selectively Blocks Mergers By Republican CEOs

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Like all mergers, the proposed $45.2 billion Comcast CMCSA +1.62% merger withTime Warner Cable TWC +1.28%—the largest and second largest cable providers in the nation—has its advocates and critics.  There are certainly important questions about what impact the merger would have on consumers—but there are equally

Posted in Business, Ethics, Politics

IRS Shows Track Record of Blatant Dem Advocacy

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Supposedly, the government shouldn’t use your tax payments to finance the party in power to campaign on their own behalf.  Furthermore, Federal employees who are hired to do a specific job for the public are not supposed to use their

Posted in Ethics, Government, Politics, Taxes

Zogby Poll: Obama Hate On Rise. Voters Prefer Cockroaches, Surgery

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Pollster John Zogby reports in our weekly White House report card that President Obama’s signature health care reform is dragging Democrats down. “President Obama got some chilling news from a USA Today/Pew poll this week. Americans who oppose his health carehealth care law say they are significantly

Posted in Ethics, Health Care

Texas Republican Says Attorney General Eric Holder Should be in Prison

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One has to wonder if all of the good, decent and law abiding politicians with intestinal fortitude come from Texas. On Tuesday Attorney General Eric Holder had a high profile run-in with Texas Representative Louis Gohmert… but he was also taken to

Posted in Ethics, Law

Dems: GOP's Targeting of IRS Abuses 'Orwellian'

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The documentation already is in. The IRS did target conservative groups with invasive questions such as the content of their prayers, and then delayed their tax status requests so they effectively were blocked from participating in the 2012 election cycle.

Posted in Ethics, Government, Politics, Taxes

House Republicans Won't Rule Out Arresting Lois Lerner if Justice Department Refuses

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House Ways and Means Committee Republicans aren’t ruling out the use of the chamber’s “inherent contempt” authority if Attorney GeneralEric Holder refuses to act on the panel’s accusations against formerIRS official Lois Lerner. The committee voted Wednesday to seek an investigation of whether Lerner violated federal law by using

Posted in Ethics, Politics

Report Shows Only Conservatives Persecuted by IRS

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On Monday, IRS agents testified to Congress that NO liberal organizations received the extra scrutiny that many conservative ones did. “Only seven applications in the IRS backlog contained the word ‘progressive,’ all of which were then approved by the IRS, while Tea Party groups

Posted in Ethics, Government, Taxes

IRS Confesses They Never Targeted 'Progressive Groups'

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IRS agents have been testifying before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee in regards to allegedly targeting conservative groups for political reasons in the now infamous IRS Scandal of 2013. The Republican staff report from the committee was released

Posted in Ethics, Taxes

$6 Billion Vanishes From Hillary's State Department

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The State Department made public a special “management alert” in which Inspector General Steve Linick warned  that “significant financial risk and a lack of internal control at the department has led to billions of unaccounted dollars over the last six years.”

Posted in Economics, Ethics, Government, Politics