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Shut Down
Shut Down
As of 12:01 a.m. EST on Tuesday, the federal government closed down. Congressional leaders in the House of Representatives and the Senate were unable to reach an agreement on a budget or a temporary fix, known as a continuing resolution, before the start of the new fiscal year on October 1.
The IRS Wastes Approximately $10,000 Of YOUR MONEY On Another Dumb Video [Video]
The IRS Wastes Approximately $10,000 Of YOUR MONEY On Another Dumb Video [Video]
Today, the IRS released to the Committee another parody video made with taxpayer dollars. This time, the video is a parody of Donald Trump’s “The Apprentice.” Based on information provided by the IRS, the cost of the video was approximately $10,000 and was made to be shown at an IRS Small Business/Self-Employed Division Conference.
NSA Reportedly Collecting Phone Records Of Millions Of Verizon Customers Without Customers Knowledge Under Secret Court Order
NSA Reportedly Collecting Phone Records Of Millions Of Verizon Customers Without Customers Knowledge Under Secret Court Order
From Foxnews.com Reports that the Obama administration has been collecting the phone records of millions of Verizon customers in the U.S. could contradict statements made by top officials who previously claimed the government was not holding data on Americans...
Shrimp On Treadmills, Rap Videos and Farmville, It’s Your Tax Dollars At Work
Shrimp On Treadmills, Rap Videos and Farmville, It’s Your Tax Dollars At Work
I understand why I pay taxes, we get a lot of services from government on the federal, state and local levels. I just hate it when the government spends my money on programs that might not REALLY be in the best interest of all of us. Do you think the facebook game Farmville should be a priority? How about rap music videos?
Big Brother Wants to Carpool
Big Brother Wants to Carpool
I love stirring the pot of conspiracy, partly because it leads to great discussion and partly because it's fun to watch some people freak out over things that have been going on for years anyway. The Department of Transportation of the United States of America, that would be our government has announced they would love to see "data recorders" placed in all cars. They say it's so that in
Big Brother Knows Who You Call & Where You’ve Been Already
Big Brother Knows Who You Call & Where You’ve Been Already
You make a search on the Internet, you call your brother in Kansas you think all of this is private information. Well guess what, it isn't. Uncle Sam can, if he wants too, find out exactly where you go on the Internet and who you talk to on your cellphone and when. Now the government wants communication providers to hold on to that information even longer. I understand it helps them catch the bad