President Obama Already Has An Ebola Czar. Where Is She?

Mollie Hemingway The Federalist 10/14/2014

…nobody has even discussed the fact that the federal government not ten years ago created and funded a brand new office in the Health and Human Services Department specifically to coordinate preparation for and response to public health threats like Ebola. The woman who heads that office, and reports directly […]

Sen. Rand Paul Issues Letter to Secretary Kerry Requesting Declassification of Foreign Aid Violations

Senator Rand Paul 4/30/2013

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Friday, April 26, Sen. Rand Paul issued a letter [PDF] to Secretary of State John Kerry requesting that instances of waste, misuse and theft of U.S. foreign aid be investigated and then made public. During Secretary Kerry’s testimony before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on April 18, […]

Sen. Paul Announces Taxpayer Savings at Louisville Press Conference

Sen. Rand Paul Paul.Senate.Gov 2/20/2013

WASHINGTON, D.C. – At a press conference today in Louisville, Sen. Rand Paul announced that he will be returning $600,000 to the United States Treasury – money unspent from his official operating budget. The total amount being returned is more than 20 percent of Sen. Paul’s original office budget. Sen. […]

Three Reasons to Kill The Dept. of Homeland Security

It’s Unnecessary, Inefficient, & Expensive

Meredith Bragg & Nick Gillespie Reason Magazine 11/23/2012

Sunday, November 25, 2012 marks the 10th anniversary of the creation of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), which pulled together nearly two dozen federal agencies and departments under the control of new, single entity. Its responsibilities include running the US Border […]

The Cloward-Piven way

Bruce Johnson American Thinker 9/18/2012

If the Cloward and Piven agenda were being implemented, would it look any different?

In all likelihood, they would be delighted with the massive deficits and the “spillage” that is the lax implementation of government entitlements.

A 1966 Article by Columbia Professors Cloward and Piven was a hot topic for […]

Obama paid NoLa man $18,000 to monitor ‘negative’ coverage of the oil spill

Meredith Jessup The Blaze 9/13/2010

WASHINGTON (AP) – The federal government hired a New Orleans man for $18,000 to appraise whether news stories about its actions in the Gulf oil spill were positive or negative for the Obama administration, which was keenly sensitive to comparisons between its response and former President George W. Bush’s much-maligned […]