Posts Tagged ‘taxpayer’

L is for Labour – or Likud! Cash-strapped Islington Council used taxpayer money and Israeli sources to ban pro-Palestinian musician

­ By Eve Mykytyn Why would a local Labour council, beset by austerity and unable to meet its constituents’ needs, take on the work and expense of banning a musician from a 90-minute Christmas concert? Apparently, the council, Islington’s, acted in sycophantic response to a request from Martin Rankoff, Director of Likud, UK, a member of the […]

Audit Finds Government Spent $14 Million in Taxpayer Funds—to Hire 2 Border Patrol Agents (So Far)

By Daniel J. Mitchell What’s the most inefficient and wasteful part of the federal government? It’s impossible to answer that question without greater detail. Are we supposed to identify the worst cabinet-level department? If that’s the case, then bureaucracies such as the Department of Housing and Urban Development or the Department of Education would be high on the list. Or are […]

Pentagon accounting ‘error’: US taxpayer foots fuel bill for Saudi jets pounding Yemen (VIDEO)

The Pentagon has acknowledged that the Department of Defense “failed to charge the Saudi-led coalition adequately for fuel and refueling services” as Gulf state warplanes rained bombs on Yemen. The size of the “error” naturally compounded over the more than three years that the US offered its services, resulting in an unpaid invoice that likely […]

NHS Ordered To Offer Transgenders Fertility Treatment Using Taxpayer Money

The NHS has been ordered to provide transgender patients fertility treatment using taxpayer money, or face being sued.  The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) says that unless NHS England offer expensive fertility treatments to transgenders, they will be forced to sue them for discrimination. According to the EHRC, transitioning leads to fertility loss, and […]

Virginia’s taxpayer-funded Israel lobby: prototype for obtaining state tax money for Israel advocates

(L-R) Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe with Louis Mitchener, Senior VP OSG, an Israel-based company. McAuliffe joined VIAB to present a $150,000 check to aid OSG’s expansion. (Info here) State funding for Israeli companies and pro-Israel politicized textbooks: VIAB (now VIAA) is a pilot for how Israel can quietly obtain taxpayer funding and official status for entities that […]

Investigators: Obama Wired Taxpayer Money To Al-Qaeda Group

Former President Barack Obama wired American taxpayer’s money to a terrorist group affiliated with al-Qaeda, investigators have discovered. The Obama administration wired money directly to the Islamic Relief Agency (ISRA) – an organization President Bush labelled as an international terrorist organization after it was discovered they had provided financial support to Osama bin Laden. Despite Obama […]

‘Taxpayer squatting’: Boris Johnson slammed for failing to move out of £20mn gov house

     Boris Johnson has been accused of “taxpayer squatting” as he resigned from his senior cabinet role almost two weeks ago and yet is still living rent-free in the £20 million government mansion in Carlton Gardens. The Tory – once branded by the PM as an ‘FFS – a fine foreign secretary’ – resigned earlier […]

Social Services Scam in Trusting Minnesota: Millions of Taxpayer Dollars End up with Al-Shabab, Islamic Jihadist Group in Somalia

A massive daycare fraud in America’s most welcoming state raises questions about the limits of assimilation When it was noted that the carry-on bags of multiple airline passengers traveling from Minneapolis to Somalia contained millions of dollars in cash, on a regular basis, law enforcement was naturally curious to know where the money came from […]

SHOCKING: Taxpayer Cash Laundered Through Somali Daycares to Fund Terrorism

Suitcases stuffed with millions in taxpayer cash sent to Middle East Millions of Minnesota taxpayer dollars have been funneled overseas to a Somali terror group through a network of daycare centers, according to reports based on public records and government documents. Daycare centers, mostly owned by Somalis, received millions in government subsidies meant […]

FBI Investigate Clinton For Stealing Millions Of Australian Taxpayer Funds

The FBI have launched an investigation into allegations that the Clinton Foundation secretly stole tens of millions of Australian taxpayer funds. The bureau has asked Australian policeman Michael Smith to provide information he has gathered detailing multiple allegations that the Clinton’s funnelled taxpayer funds out of Australia with the help of former Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard, […]

German Taxpayer Finances Sharia Loving Refugee Who Has Two Wives and Six Children

A documentary about a Syrian family on Germany’s Spiegel TV has caused controversy in the country. The 32-year-old Ahmad A. lives with his two wives and six children in the district of Pinneberg. His second wife was only thirteen years old when Ahmad married her in Syria. While polygamy is banned in Germany, Ahmad was […]

Rand Paul Slams ‘Ridiculous Waste’ Of Taxpayer Money By Government

Rand Paul Slams ‘Ridiculous Waste’ Of Taxpayer Money By Government ‘Some idiot in government’ spent $700,000 on deciphering 1969 moon landing speech… in 2017 Steve WatsonPrison Planet.com February 12, 2018 Following his impromptu filibuster speech on Friday, Senator Rand Paul made several media appearances at the weekend to explain how insane government spending has become […]

Boston Police Waste Taxpayer Money Violating Law Through Illegal Surveillance Of Citizenry

By Aaron Kesel Boston Police effectively broke the law by illegally surveilling social media users for years to conduct online surveillance in 2014, 2015, and 2016, without telling the city council, and violating civilians right to free speech, a new blog post by the ACLU alleges. In December 2016, the Boston City Council held […]

Amazon is a thriving business – thanks to your taxpayer dollars

The tech giant has received more than $1 billion in tax breaks. The government is also funding food stamps for many of its workers.      As Amazon builds up its distribution network, it’s hit on a trick long practiced by the likes of Walmart: using the federal government to help pay its workers. A new […]

Paul Ryan: Congress will stop using taxpayer funds to settle sex harassment suits

House Speaker Paul Ryan announced Wednesday that Congress will no longer use taxpayer dollars to settle sexual harassment claims against lawmakers. “That’s among the things we’re working on right now” as part of a package of reforms, Ryan said in an interview with Wisconsin radio station WISN. Three lawmakers have recently […]

BUSTED: The EPA spent millions in taxpayer dollars to push climate change propaganda via social media

(Natural News) Under the Obama administration, the Environmental Protection Agency was one of the most tyrannical, lawless institutions in the entire country, spitting out tens of thousands of unconstitutional regulations each year and compelling businesses to abide by the left’s radical climate change agenda. Mind you, these are regulations that the American people did not […]

US Treasury paid $84,000 for Congressman Ferenhold’s sexual harassment settlement with taxpayer money

Rep. Blake Farenthold (R-Tex.) used $84,000 in taxpayer dollars to settle with a former aide who sued him for sexual harassment in 2014, The Washington Post confirmed Friday. Farenthold is the first member of Congress confirmed to have benefited from a little-known Treasury Department fund created to cover workplace settlements involving […]

Trudeau Squanders Taxpayer Money on Pampered Minorities

  November 21, 2017 Canada forced Chinese immigrants to pay a head tax to enter Canada, and refused to allow them to bring their families to Canada; In 1914 Canada refused to allow passengers from India to land in Canada; In 1939 Canada turned away 900 German Jews seeking sanctuary; and In 1942 the Canadian […]

Congresswoman: Millions Of Taxpayer Funds Used To Silence D.C. Rape Victims

A brave congresswoman has blown the whistle on how tens of millions of dollars in taxpayer funds has gone towards silencing victims of rape by high-level government officials.  Rep. Jackie Speier told MSNBC that the U.S. House of Representatives alone has spent at least $15 million to settle sexual misconduct lawsuits in the last decade. […]

Taxpayer-Subsidized DC Wharf Creates Low Wage Jobs

Above Photo: Beyond the walls/ Flickr Google is blocking our site. Please use the social media sharing buttons (upper left) to share this on your social media and help us breakthrough. The District of Columbia’s economic development efforts – including the enormous Wharf project – too often support creation of low-wage jobs with minimal benefits, because […]

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