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Lawmakers pad personal committees with $20 million in special interest cash

These are the men and women that are sending other men and women to fill the jails and prisons of the state for doing on a lessor scale what they are doing on a grand scale. The only difference is … Continue reading

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Deal on $300 million foreclosure settlement

This story reminds me of a massive class action suit against a software company that I was a part of the class action. I get a form from a law firm that said I had been defrauded and that they … Continue reading

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Ex-Fla. GOP head claims embarrassing party secrets

At first blush you would think this is a Republican thing but in Florida it is politics as usual and I am sure the current head of the Democratic Party has his share of actions that have yet to see the … Continue reading

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Discover: The card that pays you back after you overpay

A business is treated a person in the eyes of the law and can donate money and etc. to the political arena. However, when caught doing something illegal it gets fined and the regulators make money. Now, why on earth … Continue reading

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In Prosecutors, Debt Collectors Find a Partner

Any young mother coming out of prison attempting jump through the 10,000 hoops trying to get a life for her children as well as herself needs to pay close attention to banks. You need an account for the most part to get a … Continue reading

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Public Corruption

I have been looking at politics for most of the 70 years I have been on this planet. At no time, have I ever seen so much corruption and politics for the sake of power than has manifested itself in … Continue reading

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2,527 Department of Homeland Security (DHS) employees and co-conspirators convicted of corruption and other criminal misconduct

What I have done here is to take a paragraph out of each of the articles cited over the last couple of weeks to see what the trends, patterns and themes are that arise from them.   What emerges is … Continue reading

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