Tag Archives : budget


Pentagon ‘big winner’ in $1T omnibus bill (Defense contractors too, Taxpayers lose)

  Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino Pentagon ‘big winner’ in $1T omnibus bill (Defense contractors too, Taxpayers lose)     Everyone is dancing around up in DC today. The defense contractors, the Pentagon, the members of Congress with boondoggle weapon system projects in their districts. (Which is to say nearly every member of Congress.) Happy […]

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Santelli and Stockman: The budget deal “Is a joke and a betrayal. It’s the final surrender of the House Republican leadership.” (Video)

  Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino   Santelli and Stockman: The budget deal “Is a joke and a betrayal. It’s the final surrender of the House Republican leadership.” (Video)   “(The Tea Party) ought to go after every incumbent Republican who voted for this abomination.” We agree Mr. Stockman. Like we said 2014 is lining up to be […]


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Judge Andrew Napolitano: Congress Can Cut the NSA Budget

  Source: http://www.ronpaulinstitute.org By RPI Staff Judge Andrew Napolitano: Congress Can Cut the NSA Budget   Judge Andrew Napolitano, an RPI Advisory Board member, explains on Fox News last week that the US Congress can restrain the National Security Agency’s mass spying by cutting the NSA’s budget. “The recourse is to persuade Congress to clip […]


McDonalds Latest Advice to its Peasant Employees: “Quit Complaining” and “Sing a Song”

  Source: http://libertyblitzkrieg.com By Michael Krieger McDonalds Latest Advice to its Peasant Employees: “Quit Complaining” and “Sing a Song”   Back in July, I highlighted a ridiculous and insulting campaign that McDonalds ran with Visa in which the company tried to help its impoverished employees plan a budget. The only thing the campaign did was […]

11-21-2013 6-52-42 PM

Lobbying Effort Keeps Flawed Drone Flying 1

Source: http://nextnewsnetwork.com Lobbying Effort Keeps Flawed Drone Flying     WASHINGTON – Despite budget sequesters, weekly furloughs of civilian Defense Department employees, and the prospect of budget-imposed reductions in the number of active-duty and reserve personnel, the Pentagon has still found money to fund the underperforming Global Hawk drone system. A report compiled by the […]