NYT: Hillary Confidante Counseled State Department on Behalf of Business Interests While Employed By Clinton Foundation

Andrew Stiles The Washington Free Beacon 5/18/2015

Longtime Clinton confidante Sid Blumenthal advised Hillary Clinton’s State Department during the conflict in Libya, the New York Times reports. Blumenthal’s unofficial involvement in State Department affairs, which occurred while he was on the payroll of various Clinton-related organizations, was more extensive than previously known, and is likely […]

State Department IG Investigating Huma Abedin’s Job Under Hillary Clinton

Alyssa Canobbio The Washington Free Beacon 4/10/2015

The State Department Inspector General is now investigating the arrangement between Huma Abedin and then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.

Inspector Steve Linick is looking into the program that allowed Clinton to hire Abedin for government work even though she was employed by a private firm.

In May 2013, […]

Who Is Dick Blum and How Did He Get So Rich?

“The real estate company of the California senator’s husband, Richard Blum, is set to pocket about $1 billion in commissions.”

Michael Walsh PJ Tatler PJ Media 1/17/2015

Well, he’s California Senator Dianne Feinstein’s mega-rich hubby, that’s who he is. A guy who flies well below the radar as he piles up obscene amounts of wealth, […]

A look at Valerie Jarrett

Neo-Neocon 11/11/2014

…The TNR piece presents both Obama and Jarrett as alike not only in their high opinions of Obama, but as similar in other ways: drunk with power, and personally petty and vengeful.

(The article doesn’t go into it, but I can guess the identity of the little birdie who whispered in Obama’s ear […]

Ex-Im bank stand betrays Warren’s populist roots: Column

Massachusetts senator went to DC to fight for families, but she may end up backing corporations.

Shikha Dalmia USA Today 9/29/2014

Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts rode to Washington — and progressive icon status – by promising “to work for the middle class and working families every chance I get” and, unlike Mitt Romney […]

WebMD Has Received $13.9M to Promote Obamacare

HHS gets editorial approval over sponsored content

Elizabeth Harrington The Washington Free Beacon 9/25/2014

WebMD has received nearly $14 million to promote Obamacare, as part of a government initiative designed to get Americans to turn to “official information” on the health care law.

The contract amount is much higher than was previously known, new documents […]