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US Politics & Gov't

Nation's Bloated Nuclear Spending Comes Under Fire
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: U. S. nuclear spending, National Nuclear Security Administration, bloat, waste, lax oversight/accountability, contractors, Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board, D.O.E., earthquakes, security breaches )

- 2043 days ago -
The NNSA has racked up $16 billion in cost overruns on 10 major projects that are a combined 38 years behind schedule. Other projects have been cancelled or suspended after spending hundreds of millions of dollars, because they grew too bloated.
Tell Governor Christie: Sign the Ban on Fracking Wastewater!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: toxic, waste, water, jersey, dumping, air pollution, Governor Christie, fracking, political power, communities, toxic hazardgovernment, republicans, politics )

- 2444 days ago -
New Jersey is increasingly importing toxic wastewater from fracking -- the dangerous method of gas drilling that poisons water, generates harmful air pollution, and produces millions of gallons of toxic wastewater.
Report: Military Blew $1 Trillion Dollars On Weapons Since 9/11.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Defense department, 9-11, Weapons, Waste )

- 2719 days ago -
The U.S. military used 9-11 to appropriate hundreds of bilions of dollars for expensive weapons systems while ordinary troops went into battle with old and obsolete equipment.
Health Care Industry Sick With Medical Waste
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: healthcare, politics, waste, abuse, usa, news )

- 3334 days ago -
Financial waste in the healthcare industry
$1.4 Billion From U.S Taxpayers to South America for Their "Drug Wars"...Enter Blackwater
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: United States, Federal, Tax, Taxpayer, Money, Market, Trade, War on Drugs, Drug Policy, Law, Government, Waste, Federal Contracts, Blackwater, DynCorp, Merida Initiative, human rights, Constitution of the United States, Prison Nation, Police State )

- 3967 days ago -
Senator Leahy: "Congress supports Merida Initiative" Leahy: American People are the " primary market for illegal drugs & source of most of the guns" MERIDA INITIATIVE APPROVED WITHOUT HUMAN RIGHTS LANGUAGE
Investigators: Millions in Iraq Contracts Never Finished
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Iraq, Iraq contracts, war, contracts, waste )

- 4009 days ago -
WASHINGTON - Millions of dollars of lucrative Iraq reconstruction contracts were never finished because of excessive delays, poor performance or other factors, including failed projects that are being
US Paid $32 Million for An Iraqi Base Never Built
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Iraq, waste, fraud, abuse, contracts )

- 4142 days ago -
The U.S. military paid a Florida company nearly $32 million to build barracks and offices for Iraqi army units even though nothing was ever built, Pentagon investigators reported.
Taxpayers Eat $7 Million Government Lunch Tab
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: overspending, waste, taxpapers dollors, government )

- 4233 days ago -
Hungry attendees at Justice Department conferences have been enjoying millions of dollars in meatballs and other goodies courtesy of U.S. taxpayers, according to an inspector general. The report cited $5 meatballs & cans of soft drinks each costing $4.55.
What Is the War on Iraq Costing? Not in Human Life, But in Dollars.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: dishonesty, corruption, iraq, propaganda, waste, war, bush, cheney, congress )

- 4408 days ago -
With all due respect, if the reality of what the BUSH REGIME is flushing down the war toilet doesn't give you pause, you must be brain dead. SEE how the US Gov is spending YOUR TAX DOLLARS. While kids go without healthcare,food,housing. This MUST STOP!

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