Skip to comments.Judicial Watch Uncovers New Documents Detailing Pelosi's Use of Air Force Aircraft in 2010
Posted on 01/27/2011 1:08:02 PM PST by Nachum
Pelosi Logged 43 Flights Covering 90,155 Miles from January to October 2010
Received "Chocolate-Covered Strawberries" for Birthday Surprise
WASHINGTON, Jan. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it has obtained new documents from the United States Air Force detailing House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's use of United States Air Force aircraft in 2010. According to the documents, obtained through the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), Pelosi used Air Force aircraft for 43 flights from January 1 to October 1, 2010. According to documents previously uncovered by Judicial Watch, by comparison, Nancy Pelosi logged 47 flights in the prior nine-month period, April 1, 2009 to January 1, 2010.
The most recent documents uncovered by Judicial Watch include a Passenger Mission Activity chart detailing all of former Speaker Pelosi's flights January 1 to October 1, 2010, as well as detailed shopping lists for some flights, flight authorization forms, Mission Expense Records and internal Air Force correspondence related to the flights. Among the highlights from the documents, obtained pursuant to a FOIA request filed on September 10, 2010.
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For example, purchases for one Pelosi-led congressional delegation traveling from Washington, DC, through Tel Aviv, Israel to Baghdad, Iraq May 15-20, 2008, included: Johnny Walker Red scotch, Grey Goose vodka, E&J brandy, Baileys Irish Cream, Maker’s Mark whiskey, Courvoisier cognac, Bacardi Light rum, Jim Beam whiskey, Beefeater gin, Dewar’s scotch, Bombay Sapphire gin, Jack Daniel’s whiskey, Corona beer and several bottles of wine.
Muslims luv the stuff - they were to be parting gifts
Dusting off my Bourbon Ping List. At least the Speaker had some good taste in bourbon - Maker’s Mark
I mean, is there such a thing as BAD Kentucky Bourbon?
Answer: The list ^did^ include Jim Beam.
Ahhhh, not a big fan. Gimme that good old Tennessee sour mash.
Oh add me to your list..
Everything that Judicial Watch touches turns out to bite them....they are the most HAPLESS group ever....and I USED to give money to them!
ooooooh. good point.
JB Goes in the radiator ;-)
My dad used to be a distiller for Seagrams ;-)
That is a standard bar set-up. Why the Speaker should be drinking on our dime is another question.
Makers Mark is OK, maybe a little thin for my tastes. Give me WT 101 or Buffalo Trace anytime. Still, a person who likes Bourbon can’t be all bad.
I’m down to the dregs of my current bottle. Time to refresh...
I’m with you on the WT 101, but will substitute Woodford Reserve for the Buffalo Trace...
And flying on a large jet at our expense as well.
Aaaah, but did she have any chocolate milk aboard?