U.S. Rep. Rob Andrews (D-1st Dist.) spent $7,725 for two rooms at the exclusive Balmoral Hotel in Edinburgh, in addition to nearly $17,000 for family’s business class airfare
Use of campaign money was approved by his wife, who serves as his compliance officer
Democratic Representative has served in Congress for 21 years
House Committee on Ethics is investigating use of political funds for personal expenses
A New Jersey congressman is under investigation for using campaign funds [...]
“Private jets, 13 mansions and a $100,000 mobile home just for the dogs: Televangelists ‘defrauded tens of million of dollars from Christian network’” By Nina Golgowski, The Daily Mail
“Two former employees of the world’s largest Christian television channel Trinity Broadcasting Network are accusing the non-profit of spending $50 million of its funding on extravagant personal expenses. Among purchases, the network founded by Televangelists Paul and Jan Crouch, is accused of [...]
From Dr. David Eifrig in Retirement Millionaire:
When I first started Retirement Millionaire, one of my first pieces of advice was to never retire.
People who retire at age 55 die twice as fast as those who keep working. And people who keep working can have more confidence that they won’t go broke in retirement.
But that doesn’t mean you should spend your life chained to a desk and a computer. Retirement Millionaire subscriber Wayne [...]
From Simon Black of Sovereign Black
How To Explain Greece To A Complete Idiot/Politician
Let’s pretend for a moment that Greece is a human being. I’ll call him George.
George is a hairdresser and makes $40,000 per year. George has limited assets. He has zero savings, no precious metals, and is way underwater on his mortgage. His credit card debt is over $100,000, and his bare minimum [...]
Politico reported that Paul Singer, who founded hedge fund Elliott Management, hosted a New York City fundraiser for several Senate hopefuls, including Rubio.
“Marco Rubio is now the Republican establishment’s candidate, but now it is clear he’s Wall Street’s candidate too,” said Eric Jotkoff, Florida Democratic Party spokesman.
Elliott Management is the second largest contributor to Rubio’s campaign, according to the Center for Responsive Politics, which found $86,242 in donations tied to [...]