May 15, 2013
Excerpted from EO-History: The now-retired general counsel and chief of staff of the House Judiciary Committee, who supervised Hillary when she worked on the Watergate investigation, says Hillary’s history of lies and unethical behavior goes back farther – and goes much deeper – than anyone realizes.
Jerry Zeifman, a lifelong Democrat, supervised the work of 27-year-old Hillary Rodham on the committee. Hillary got a job working on the investigation at [...]
The government spent approximately $1.03 trillion on 83 means-tested federal welfare programs in fiscal year 2011 alone — a price tag that makes welfare that year the government’s largest expenditure, according to new data released by the Republican side of the Senate Budget Committee.
The total sum taxpayers spent on federal welfare programs was derived from a new Congressional Research Service (CRS) report on federal welfare spending — which topped out at $745.84 [...]
By Greg Robb
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) – Sen. Tim Johnson, the chairman of the Senate Banking Committee, said Tuesday that Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke should be prepared to discuss the possible illegal manipulation of the London Interbank Offered Rate, or Libor, by banks in Europe, Japan and the United States when he appears before the panel later this month. Johnson said that Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner should also be [...]
The chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee today said he has declined a meeting with the Colombian woman at the centre of the Secret Service prostitution scandal he is investigating.
Congressman Pete King said in a written statement a lawyer for Dania Londono Suarez asked his staff for a meeting with him in his Washington, DC office.
The Republican Representative from New York said he declined the proposal to avoid the [...]
China’s government is refusing to assist Senate investigators probing Chinese firms that are selling counterfeit parts that have been found in high-tech U.S. weapons systems, the leaders of the Senate Armed Services Committee said Tuesday.
Committee Chairman Sen. Carl Levin and Sen. John McCain told reporters that a panel investigation revealed that U.S. defense contractors and government agencies traced the source of most fake defense parts to [...]
I’ve often wondered why the state can mortgage the children and yet a private citizenship cannot sell a child into debt slavery. Why cannot a parent take their child into a car dealership and sign them up for debt slavery for a car? Both the left and right scream of “Think of the children”. I must assume they are thinking of the children and how to sell them [...]