Washington lobbyists reap record profits from...

The first time we read the recent analysis by the Sunlight Foundation in which it combed through 14 million corporate...

Washington lobbyists reap record profits from taxpayers
posted on: Mar 20, 2015 | author: vince

Atrocities Committed by U.S.-Trained Iraqi Fo...

Investigative reporter James Gordon Meek broke an important story this week: He revealed that U.S.-backed forces in...

Atrocities Committed by U.S.-Trained Iraqi Forces – Again
posted on: Mar 20, 2015 | author: vince

Pentagon loses track of $500 million in weapo...

The Pentagon is unable to account for more than $500 million in U.S. military aid given to Yemen, amid fears that the...

Pentagon loses track of $500 million in weapons, equipment given to Yemen
posted on: Mar 20, 2015 | author: vince

There Are 6.5 Million Active Social Security ...

Thousands of workers over the age of 100 applied through the U.S. government to verify their employment eligibility in...

There Are 6.5 Million Active Social Security Numbers for People Over Age 112
posted on: Mar 19, 2015 | author: vince
A Drug Kingpin, the CIA, and Prisoners: Freeway Rick Ross and America’s Mass Incarceration Problem

A Drug Kingpin, the CIA, and Prisoners: Freew...

posted on: Mar 19, 2015 | author: vince

What does Freeway Rick Ross, the drug kingpin, have to do with Martin Luther King and the 50th anniversary of the Selma March? Good...

White House office to delete its FOIA regulations

White House office to delete its FOIA regulat...

posted on: Mar 19, 2015 | author: vince

The White House is removing a federal regulation that subjects its Office of Administration to the Freedom of Information Act, making official a...

A Bank With Congress in its Pocket

A Bank With Congress in its Pocket

posted on: Mar 18, 2015 | author: vince

The Export Import bank, which exists to allocate credit by criteria other than the market’s preference for efficiency, mirrors the...

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