WASHINGTON (AP) — The General Services Administration investigator who revealed a wild agency spending spree said Monday he’s investigating possible bribery and kickbacks, and has already recommended criminal charges to the Justice Department. The key figure in the scandal invoked his right to remain silent at the House hearing.
Inspector General Brian Miller made clear that he’s not done investigating GSA current and former officials, following his lengthy report April 2 [...]
by Peter Wallsten and Karen Tumulty
A near-panic has taken hold among some core conservative activists, who are now scrambling to devise a strategy to deny Mitt Romney the Republican presidential nomination.
Many of these activists see South Carolina’s primary on Jan. 21 as their last best hope of stopping Romney by consolidating in a united front against him. But many acknowledge that they have yet to figure out which of the remaining conservative rivals to [...]
After being interrupted by Occupy protesters during a veterans rally in Des Moines, Iowa yesterday, Ron Paul praised the movement, compared it to the Tea Party and declared that he was the only GOP candidate who could bridge the two causes and instill real change in Washington.
During the opening remarks of his speech to the hundreds in attendance, Paul was interrupted by protesters screaming “What about the [...]
RUSH: I’m still confused. If Republicans were the ones putting guns to everybody’s heads, how come the Democrats got away with all the money? Two-point-four trillion is a pretty good haul even by the Democrat Party’s high criminal standards. How can it be said that Obama lost? We got people on our side running around saying that. This was a big win. And you Tea [...]
The good news is that the Tea Party Republicans are taking over the Republican Party. The bad news is that the Tea Party Republicans are taking over the Republican Party.
You can see this very clearly in the way the Tea Party loons are now attacking saint Karl Rove because he had the audacity to mention the fact that Christine Oâ€™Donnell is a nut.
The â€œTea Party Movementâ€ is just like Frankenstein. [...]
I’d watch for a middle class tax rebellion to start taking shape as people see their taxes rising. The anger of the Tea Party is likely to keep building and gaining momentum, despite the Democrats efforts to discredit them. And, much of the Tea Party is independent who are mostly conservative but voted for Obama based on his jobs platform which was deceitful from the get-go and campaign rhetoric he [...]