Government Waste Addendum

Reading through the Wastebook 2012 summary sheet, you just can’t make this stuff up!  As Will Rogers once said, “I don’t make jokes. I just watch the government and report the facts.” Here are some funny doozies from the list (although the joke is on We the Taxpayers, and that’s not very funny): •  Relive […]

Wastebook 2012: Waste in the Government

Talk about outrageouse Waste, Fraud and Abuse: our nation is burdened by a $16,000,000,000.000 (TRILLION) debt yet our government keeps spending money on irrelevant projects and does nothing to stop it. A commenter on the below Washington Times article said it best: “The foolish waste reported in this article is only the tip of the […]

Lured by Promises of Wealth, FBI Agent Was Drawn Into Fraud Scheme

Lured by Promises of Wealth, F.B.I. Agent Was Drawn Into Fraud Scheme, Prosecutors Say Robert Lustyik, an F.B.I. agent in New York, is charged with participating in a multimillion-dollar international plot that involved an Army lieutenant colonel and a defense contractor. (New York Times)  . . . The prosecutors say that the contractor, Michael Taylor, […]

Sacred Honor Lost – 1 Oct

What is Sacred Honor?    Government Former Jefferson Parish President Pleads Guilty Took numerous bribes totaling over $60,000 while parish president. Conspired with other Jefferson Parish officials to steal taxpayer funds. Former Member of Port Authority Board Indicted Obtained property not due to him or his Port Authority office including free and discounted home improvements […]

Sacred Honor Lost – 25 Sept 12

For background information, see Our Sacred Honor page. The links below are to FBI news releases and only cover from 5 September to 25 September 2012. Government Professionals Former U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Manager Sentenced to Six Years in Prison in Bribery and Kickback Scheme Customs and Border Protection Officer Charged for Assisting Fugitive to Avoid […]