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  • Documents Show KADZIK, PODESTA, and CLINTON Got Mark Rich Pardoned

    11/02/2016 9:23:31 AM PDT · by servo1969 · 25 replies ^ | 11-2-2016 | Jim Hoft
    Full Title: "BOOM! Documents Show KADZIK, PODESTA, and CLINTON Got Mark Rich Pardoned" Bill Clinton, Mark Rich, John Podesta, Peter KadzikOn Tuesday the FBI released a strange set of documents on the Mark Rich pardon in 2001 at the end of Bill Clinton’s presidency. William J. Clinton Foundation: This initial release consists of material from the FBI’s files related to the Will… FBI Records Vault (@FBIRecordsVault) November 1, 2016 Mark Rich was indicted in the United States on federal charges of tax evasion and illegally making oil deals with Iran during the Iran hostage crisis. He was in Switzerland...
  • FBI Director Admits Classified Information Was On Cheryl Mills Computer

    09/30/2016 11:03:33 PM PDT · by Trump_vs_Evil_Witch · 64 replies ^ | Sept 29, 2016 | Staff
    FBI Director James Comey admitted in his testimony before the House Judiciary Committee that they found "some" classified emails on the computers of longtime Hillary Clinton confidante Cheryl Mills and another top aide. Both aides, however, were given immunity in the case, which conveniently protects them from being prosecuted from anything found on their computers. When asked if these classified emails constituted a crime, Comey first dodged the question asking if what was a crime, and then offered a somewhat roundabout response: youd have to know what were the circumstances... [and] the intention around it. But House Republicans charge that...
  • Jim Comeys Blind Eye

    09/30/2016 10:11:59 AM PDT · by KeyLargo · 61 replies
    The Wall Street Journal ^ | Sep 29, 2016 | Kimberley A. Strassel
    Opinion Columnists Potomac Watch Jim Comeys Blind Eye The FBI director cant defend immunity for Hillary Clintons aideswhich says volumes. By Kimberley A. Strassel Sept. 29, 2016 7:28 p.m. ET Two revealing, if largely unnoticed, moments came in the middle of FBI Director Jim Comeys Wednesday testimony before the House Judiciary Committee. When combined, these moments prove that Mr. Comey gave Hillary Clinton a pass. Congress hauled Mr. Comey in to account for the explosive revelation that the government granted immunity to Clinton staffers Cheryl Mills and Heather Samuelson as part of its investigation into whether Mrs. Clinton had mishandled...
  • Exposing The Clinton Global Financial Network

    07/03/2016 9:47:51 PM PDT · by Ray76 · 23 replies
    Breitbart ^ | Apr 18, 2016 | Peter Schweizer
    Revelations in the Panama Papers that key Clinton financial partners had numerous offshore entities is the latest investigation to expose the secretive Clinton Global Financial Network. As the Panama Papers reveal, major Clinton financial partners, including Canadian mining magnate Frank Giustra and the Chagoury family of Nigeria, made use of the controversial Panamian law firm Mossack Fonseca to move assets around the world. Several key figures in the uranium deal that sent 20 percent of American uranium production into the hands of the Russian government had offshore entities created by Mossack Fonseca. Frank Giustra used the firm to create UrAsia...
  • How Clinton Donor Got on Sensitive Intelligence Board

    06/10/2016 9:04:44 AM PDT · by fision · 25 replies
    ABC GMA ^ | 6/10/2016 | ABC News
    ABC Breaking News Newly released State Department emails help reveal how a major Clinton Foundation donor was placed on a sensitive government intelligence advisory board even though he had no obvious experience in the field, a decision that appeared to baffle the departments professional staff. The emails further reveal how, after inquiries from ABC News, the Clinton staff sought to protect the name of the Secretary, stall the ABC News reporter and ultimately accept the resignation of the donor just two days later. Copies of dozens of internal emails were provided to ABC News by the conservative political group Citizens...
  • Colombian authorities investigating whether women in Secret Service scandal were underage

    04/21/2012 3:06:11 PM PDT · by jimbo123 · 14 replies
    NY Post ^ | 4/21/12 | HILARY LEWIS
    Colombian authorities are probing whether any of the women involved in the prostitution scandal thats cost six Secret Service agents their jobs were underage, according to a new report.
  • LightSquared CEO made curious max donation to DNC while seeking White House audience

    02/24/2012 1:06:13 PM PST · by Nachum · 14 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | 2/24/12 | Matthew Boyle
    Broadband company LightSquareds CEO made a maximum-allowable political donation to the Democratic Party on the same day his lawyers were trying to arrange a meeting between him and top White House technology officials, records and emails obtained by The Daily Caller show. Those same records also show a questionable inconsistency, listing the CEOs employer as a company he hadnt worked for in a decade.The requests and donation came soon after President Barack Obamas Federal Communications Commission successfully propped up LightSquared, and subsequently demolished its competitor GlobalStar with regulatory muscle.
  • Labor Department Allows Ex-Solyndra Workers to Apply for Federal Aid

    11/23/2011 8:59:09 AM PST · by Sub-Driver · 4 replies
    Labor Department Allows Ex-Solyndra Workers to Apply for Federal Aid Published November 22, 2011 | Hundreds of workers who were laid off by the bankrupt solar firm that received $528 million in taxpayer support are eligible for additional federal aid, the Labor Department has ruled. The potential benefits for laid-off Solyndra workers would fall under a program known as "trade adjustment assistance." The taxpayer-backed benefits are supposed to help workers who lost their jobs presumably because production was shifted overseas. In a Nov. 18 decision, the Labor Department ruled that former Solyndra employees meet the criteria. Echoing an argument...
  • Exposed! Obama's Secret Life

    11/03/2011 9:42:36 PM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 54 replies ^ | Nov. 3, 2011 | NATIONAL ENQUIRER staff
    President OBAMAs shadowy past could doom his future, The ENQUIRER has learned. A blockbuster new book rips the lid off President Barack Obamas darkest secrets and could doom his bid to win a second term in the White House! The explosive tell-all by take-no-prisoners blogger Mondo Frazier reveals the commander in chief is a chain-smoking wreck who could be hooked on prescription drugs, and claims he may have spied for the CIA in college. Ive uncovered that President Obama has spent over $2 million in legal fees to keep the details of his past hidden, Frazier told The ENQUIRER....
  • Loan-guarantee administrator departs Energy Dept. in latest Solyndra fallout

    10/06/2011 2:36:18 PM PDT · by martosko · 1 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | 10/06/2011 | Matthew Boyle
    Jonathan Silver, administrator of the U.S. Department of Energys loan guarantee program, is resigning from his post. Until now, Silver was the head of the DOEs Loan Programs office. That office oversaw the program that gave now-bankrupt Solyndra its $535 million loan guarantee. The transaction left taxpayers on the hook when the company failed. Though President Barack Obama continues to tout solar energy as a boon for the future, Silvers resignation may signal that key Obama administration officials lack confidence in a strategy of subsidizing loan guarantees for companies in hat Obama calls the green jobs economy.
  • LightSquared: Obamas Dangerous Broadband Boondoggle (Another Example of Corrupt Crony Capitalism)

    09/21/2011 12:43:11 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 7 replies
    National Review ^ | 09/21/2011 | Michele Malkin
    If you thought the half-billion-dollar, stimulus-funded Solyndra bust was a taxpayer nightmare, just wait. If you thought the botched Fast and Furious gun-smuggling surveillance operation was a national-security nightmare, hold on. Right on the heels of those two blood-boilers comes yet another alleged pay-for-play racket from the most ethical administration ever. Welcome to LightSquared. Its a toxic mix of venture socialism (to borrow GOP senator Jim DeMints apt phrase), campaign-finance influence-peddling, and perilous corner-cutting all rolled into one. The company is building a state-of-the-art open wireless broadband network. Competition in the industry is a good thing, of course. But military,...
  • Obama Was Early Investor In LightSquared, Refused To Establish Blind Trust

    09/19/2011 4:51:47 PM PDT · by blueyon · 64 replies ^ | 9/19/2011 | Ed Morrissey Hot Air:
    Earlier this week, Eli Lake reported that the four-star Air Force general in charge of US Space Command told a Congressional panel that the White House pressured him to change his testimony to favor a company that shelled out donations for Democrats. LightSquared wants to press forward on a project that the military fears will create serious interference with GPS systems, and General William Shelton was going to address those concerns with Congress before the White House tried to push him into saying a few nice words on behalf of their sponsor. A reminder: The four-star Air Force general who...
  • Kaiser Foundation grant to Mrs. Obamas health initiative sparks new Solyndra cronyism questions

    09/18/2011 7:14:02 PM PDT · by martosko · 37 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | 09/18/2011 | Matthew Boyle
    A Daily Caller review of the George Kaiser Family Foundations income tax returns found that during the same year billionaire investor George Kaiser successfully secured $535 million in government loan guarantees for the now-failed solar panel manufacturer Solyndra, his private philanthropy donated to a political cause close to the hearts of several high-ranking Obama administration officials. Kaiser, a major Obama donor, was a frequent White House visitor during the week before the Obama administration approved that taxpayer-underwritten financial deal. A $10,000 donation to the Urban Health Initiative at the University of Chicago Medical Centerappears on the groups 2009 tax forms....
  • Vilsack: Administration Will Invest Tax Dollars in Grocery Stores

    09/15/2011 6:37:48 PM PDT · by ColdOne · 24 replies ^ | 9/15/11 | Erick Hamme
    ( -- Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack announced Wednesday that USDA is handing out $14.7 million in taxpayer money to community groups in rural areas to lend or give to rural businesses -- including to rural grocery stores. The USDA chief Wednesday announced 69 new spending projects under the Rural Business Enterprise Grants/Rural Economic Area Partnerships program (RBEG) and the Intermediate Re-lending Program (IRP).
  • LightSquared: The next Obama pay-for-play morass?

    09/15/2011 10:36:31 AM PDT · by bronxville · 24 replies
    Michelle Malkin ^ | 09-15-2011 | Michelle Balkin
    When it rains, it pours. And there aint a big enough umbrella for all President Obamas cronies and fixers to crowd under these days. While the Solyndra BGB (big green boondoggle) continues to blow up on Capitol Hill, the White House faces another pay-for-play backlash this time from his own left flank. The liberal Daily Beast reports on a broadband project backed by a frequent Obama White House visitor and donor that has Pentagon officials concerned over potential military GPS interference. The Obama FCC took the lead in intervening on the donor, billionaire hedge fund manster Philip Falcones, behalf...
  • Emails link Solyndra to Biden office

    09/14/2011 7:33:43 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 43 replies ^ | September 14, 2011 | Bob Beauprez
    The rapidly evolving scandal surrounding a $535 million government loan to Solyndra, a California solar energy company, that shuttered its doors and filed bankruptcy last week, has now been connected to the office of Vice-President Joe Biden. Emails obtained by investigators for the House Energy and Commerce Committee and released to ABC News demonstrate how deeply involved the White House was at the highest levels in fast-tracking the approval of the politically well connected start-up in direct conflict with numerous private as well as government warnings that the survival of the company was very doubtful. On March 10, 2009 according...
  • Obama's Solyndra Loans "Number One Priority" for House Investigating Committee Since Feb.

    09/13/2011 5:20:34 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 11 replies · 1+ views ^ | September 13, 2011 | John Ransom
    <p>Our Lawyer-in-Chief, the brilliant Harvard law professor, has recently put on a symposium for us on investment law. It should be titled How not to invest when saving/creating jobs with taxpayer dollars.</p> <p>Lawyer Obama apparently ignored a glowing, red legal flag when his administration decided to make what turns out to be a $527 million loan to a now-bankrupt solar energy company. The loan was part of a package made to struggling Solyndra, a solar company owned by a top contributor to the president, as we reported previously on Townhall Finance.</p>
  • Breaking: FBI executing search warrants at Solyndra right now.

    09/08/2011 8:45:19 AM PDT · by sunmars · 64 replies
    AP ^ | AP
    FREMONT, Calif. (AP) FBI spokesman says federal agents executing search warrants at California solar firm Solyndra
  • FBI agents executing search warrant at Solyndra

    09/08/2011 8:31:31 AM PDT · by Palmetto Patriot · 15 replies
    Mercury News ^ | 9/8/2011 | Lisa Fernandez
    Federal agents are executing a search warrant this morning at the Solyndra in Fremont, according to a FBI spokeswoman. It is part of a joint operation by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Department of Energy' Office of Inspector General, according to Julianne Sohn, a spokeswoman for the FBI. The action by federal agents comes a week after the solar panel manufacturer abruptly closed, laying off 1,100 workers. Sohn would not comment on the purpose of the search or what they might be looking for. "Everything is under seal," she said. There are indications that the agents are in the process...
  • Breaking: Former Presidential Candidate John Edwards Indicted by Federal Grand Jury

    06/03/2011 7:17:47 AM PDT · by DCBryan1 · 149 replies
    Fox News ^ | 03 JUNE 11
    <p>Breaking: Federal Grand Jury Indicts Former Presidential Candidate John Edwards.</p>