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GOP says 5,000 non-citizens voting in Colorado a 'wake-up call' for states

Posted by Mother Goose on March 31, 2011 at 5:44 PM Comments comments (1)

By Debbie Siegelbaum - 03/31/11 01:23 PM ET

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Republicans on the House Administration Committee want to shore up voter registration rules in the wake of a Colorado study that found as many as 5,000 non-citizens in the state took part in last ...

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2 ex-Dem leaders charged in fake tea party scheme

Posted by Mother Goose on March 17, 2011 at 2:20 PM Comments comments (0)

Last Updated: March 17. 2011 1:00AM

Mike Martindale / The Detroit News

Pontiac— Two former high-ranking members of the Oakland County Democratic Party are facing various election corruption charges in a bogus tea party scheme, Oakland County Prosecutor Jessica Cooper and County Sheriff Michael Bouchard announced Wednesday.

Former D...

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Obama issues global warming rules in January, gives GE an exemption in February

Posted by Mother Goose on February 3, 2011 at 1:30 PM Comments comments (0)

By: Timothy P. Carney 02/02/11 4:50 PM

Senior Political Columnist


Read more at the Washington Examiner:

 


Last month, the Obama EPA began enforcing new rules regulating the greenhouse gas emiss...

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U.S. in Contempt Over Gulf Drill Ban, Judge Rules

Posted by Mother Goose on February 3, 2011 at 1:25 PM Comments comments (0)

Feb. 3 (Bloomberg) - - The Obama Administration acted in contempt by continuing its deepwater drilling moratorium after the policy was struck down, a New Orleans judge ruled.


Interior Department regulators acted with “determined disregard” by lifting and reinstituting a series of policy changes that restricted offshore drilling, following the worst offshore oil spill in U.S. history, U.S. District Judge, Martin Feldman of New Orleans ruled yesterday.

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Professor Exposes Federally Funded ?Revisionist? History Conference

Posted by Mother Goose on November 2, 2010 at 5:00 PM Comments comments (1)

Posted on November 1, 2010 at 4:28pm by Meredith Jessup


In July, the National Endowment for the Humanities sponsored a workshop on “History and Commemoration: The Legacies of the Pacific War in WWII” for college professors in Hawaii. Professor Penelope Blake, a veteran professor of Humanities at Rock Valley College in Rockford, Ill., was one of 25 American scholars chosen to attend the workshop, but was reportedly disheartened to find the conferen...

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FBI investigates prominent labor leader Andy Stern

Posted by Mother Goose on September 28, 2010 at 12:32 PM Comments comments (1)

Sep 28, 10:02 AM (ET)

 

By SAM HANANEL


WASHINGTON (AP) - The FBI and the U.S. Labor Department are investigating prominent labor leader Andy Stern in their probe of corruption at the Service Employees International Union, according to two people who have been interviewed by federal agents.


The two organized labor officials met with federal agents this summer to answer questions about a six-figure book contract that Stern landed in 2006 and ...

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Soros insider trading case to be reviewed

Posted by Mother Goose on September 16, 2010 at 10:40 AM Comments comments (0)

By Jane Croft

Published: September 15 2010 22:59 | Last updated: September 15 2010 22:59

 


George Soros, the international investor and one of the world’s richest men, is to have his 2002 criminal conviction for insider trading reviewed by the European Court of Human Rights.

Mr Soros appealed to Strasbourg after he was convicted by a French court of insider trading in 2002 in relation to his conduct during a takeover battle in 1988 involving one ...

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Reid adds controversial immigration measure to defense bill

Posted by Mother Goose on September 15, 2010 at 9:54 AM Comments comments (1)

From CNN Congressional Producer Ted Barrett

Posted: September 14th, 2010 05:55 PM ET

 


Harry Reid said he will add the DREAM Act to a defese policy bill next week.Washington (CNN) - Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said Tuesday he will add the DREAM Act, a controversial immigration measure, to a defense policy bill the Senate will take up next week.


The decision means the defense bill, which often passes with bipartisan support, will be h...

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Reid can't make up his mind

Posted by Mother Goose on April 28, 2010 at 3:32 PM Comments comments (0)

It looks like Reid is waffling again.  Maybe Graham has gotten the message though.


From an article at The Hill:


Reid set to move on climate change bill first

By Alexander Bolton - 04/28/10 03:10 PM ET


Senate Ma...

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US climate report publicized in runup to Senate bill

Posted by Mother Goose on April 21, 2010 at 11:47 PM Comments comments (0)

The lies are continuing to be told, ignoring the discrediting of the IPCC reports with all the manufactured data and inaccurate measurements.  This is nothing more than an attempt for the libs to save the investment they have made in worthless carbon credits. I'd like to know how much PBO has invested in the Chicago Climate Exchange and how much Gore would stand to lose if this legislation is not passed.  I would also like to know how heavily invested the government union pensions a...

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US Senate climate bill to be unveiled April 26

Posted by Mother Goose on April 16, 2010 at 9:56 AM Comments comments (0)

You'll notice that I've placed this in the corruption and malfeasance category.  Nearly everything congress is doing these days can be considered as such.  We need to slam all the cosponsors on this legislation, informing them that we are aware of the massive fraud (more to come on that) that has been perpetuated from all those involved in the IPCC and even at NASA.  SInce the globe has actually been cooling for 11 years now, there is no need to consider this economy killing le...

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Are you ready for $7 per gallon gas?

Posted by Mother Goose on March 2, 2010 at 10:23 PM Comments comments (0)

From the NYTimes:


March 2, 2010, 6:35 pm

Fuel Taxes Must Rise, Harvard Researchers Say

By SINDYA N. BHANOO


To meet the Obama administration’s targets for cutting greenhouse gas emissions, some researchers say, Americans may have to experience a sobering reality: gas at $7 a gallon.


To reduce carbon dioxide emissions in the transportation sector 14 percent from 2005 levels by 2020, the cost of driving...

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George Soros - The Monster Revealed

Posted by Mother Goose on February 28, 2010 at 8:22 PM Comments comments (0)

There is no doubt that George Soros, in funneling untold millions into the election campaign of BO through myriad shadow organizations, had profiteering in mind.  Why not bet a few milllion to make a few billion on the devaluation of the US dollar that would necessarily follow the implementation of BO's left wing agenda?


Some of us were on to him then, and more are on to him now.  The ...

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Obama to Reward Favorgate Figure with Top Campaign Post

Posted by Mother Goose on February 25, 2010 at 5:53 PM Comments comments (0)

From a post at Red State:


Alleged lawbreaker to be reelection campaign manager.


Posted by Mark Impomeni (Profile)

Wednesday, February 24th at 7:00PM EST


Politico has a piece today on preparations President Obama and his inner circle are making for his reelection campaign, which the article states is set to launch...

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Obama healthcare plan nixes Ben Nelson's 'Cornhusker Kickback' deal

Posted by Mother Goose on February 22, 2010 at 11:15 AM Comments comments (0)

WIth all the back door deals and political payoffs that has characterized the health care deform initiative, it looks like some malfeasance is more acceptable than others.  The following excert is from The Hill:

 

 

By Jordan Fabian - 02/22/10 10:00 AM ET

 

President Barack Obama’s healthcare reform proposal released Monday eliminates controversial funds given to Nebraska as part of a deal to win the support of centrist Sen. Ben Nelson ...

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