| Political Talk|| Lois Lerner ignored political expenditures (not) reported by unions - Quidam65 on 9/2/14 at 8:57 am|
Apparently labor unions have to report lobbying and political expenditures to two different federal agencies: the IRS (under Form 990) and the Department of Labor (under its Form LM-2).
Unions such as the Teamsters, AFL-CIO, NEA, and UNITE HERE were reporting amounts on the LM-2, yet concurrentl...
| Money Talk|| WARNING: Area Code 281 VISA Debit scam - Quidam65 on 8/30/14 at 5:09 pm|
I got a text message from a 281 area code number telling me my VISA Debit Classic card was locked due to fraudulent activity.
I called the number and the recording said there would be NO live service, everything was electronic.
The first thing it wanted was my 16 digit card number. That's whe...
| O-T Lounge|| Interpol seeks clues on Japanese "baby factory" businessman - Quidam65 on 8/22/14 at 10:28 am|
Before anyone thinks otherwise, no he's not a :pimp: or a wannabe Jim Bob Duggar. He has surrogates....
| Political Talk|| Iowa sends extra unemployment $$$, tries to keep it on the downlow - Quidam65 on 8/22/14 at 10:05 am|
The agency sent $$$ to 85 people who didn't request them. But instead of demanding a return, they told workers not to contact them and see if anyone would be honest enough to return it. :lol:
Oh and they threatened workers with reprisal if they did. They even threatened the fraud investigator. ...
| Political Talk|| London Muslim woman wants to be first female to kill a UK/US "terrorist" - Quidam65 on 8/21/14 at 9:11 am|
Apparently she didn't get the message. Her role is to shut up, breed more jihadists, and make them sammich...
| Political Talk|| "Please Delete This E-Mail"--HHS administrator to employee - Quidam65 on 8/15/14 at 12:05 pm|
The "most transparent administration", huh?
But then again, Ann Romney has a horse with an elevator.
| Political Talk|| Rift grows between Obama Administration, media - Quidam65 on 8/13/14 at 2:56 pm|
The MSM has CYA'd Obama and carried the ball for the Democrat Party for six years. They have provided all the talking points for folks like Tuba and Rex. I would think you would ...
| Political Talk|| Cash for Clunkers an even bigger lemon than originally thought - Quidam65 on 8/11/14 at 2:50 pm|
Notable in that researchers from new SEC member Texas A&M led the study. Thanks and Gig 'Em....
| Political Talk|| Even MORE missing emails--this time with Obamacare - Quidam65 on 8/8/14 at 12:03 pm|
But not a smidgen!
Most transparent EVAH!
And Ann Romney has a horse with an elevator!...
| Political Talk|| Homeland Security spends $450K on "top of the line" gym memberships - Quidam65 on 8/7/14 at 10:17 am|
I guess when you're running down undocumented aliens who are running to you trying to surrender, you need to be as fit as possible.
Oh wait, they're for DC employees with desk jobs:
| Political Talk|| Robert Reich delivers lecture on greed while earning $240K for one class - Quidam65 on 8/7/14 at 7:39 am|
Reich says :booboo: to all you little people out there....
| Political Talk|| Firm running California FedGov charitable campaign misspent millions - Quidam65 on 8/4/14 at 1:44 pm|
Say it isn't so Ethel!
| Political Talk|| FedGov employees admit boredom, lack of work, Internet pron - Quidam65 on 8/3/14 at 8:47 pm|
I didn't realize we had that many O-T posters on the FedGov payroll.
| Political Talk|| US troops told not to eat, drink in front of Muslims during Ramadan - Quidam65 on 7/29/14 at 2:51 pm|
Of course, they weren't told not to eat leavened bread in front of Jews during Passover, or not to eat meat in front of Catholics during Lent.
| Political Talk|| Valarie Jarrett sought breaks for health insurers - Quidam65 on 7/29/14 at 2:49 pm|
The surprising thing is that somehow these emails didn't disappear into the memory hole:
| Political Talk|| Michigan teacher wants to quit union--but can't - Quidam65 on 7/29/14 at 9:19 am|
Apparently one can only quit the union during a small window in August.
It's not that uncommon. Our CBA allows one to join the union at any time, but to get out you have to submit the paperwork "no earlier than 9...
| Political Talk|| FedGov spends $10M for robot companions for children - Quidam65 on 7/24/14 at 11:09 am|
The ultimate in FedGov tracking outside of the Mark of the Beast:
| Political Talk|| Liberal Donors lead SuperPAC contributions - Quidam65 on 7/24/14 at 10:29 am|
But ... but ... those evil Koch brothers!
| Political Talk|| Social Security spends $300M on "IT Boondoggle" - Quidam65 on 7/24/14 at 9:28 am|
But hey, it's only $300M, right?
And absolutely NOTHING can go wrong, can it?
[quote]In a letter to Colvin on Wednesday, committee leaders requested all documents and communications abo...
| Political Talk|| EPA vs. EPA: Internal battle to recover overpayments - Quidam65 on 7/24/14 at 9:19 am|
The IG wants EPA management to recover the $$$. The management has no interest in doing so.
CH2M Hill is a huge FedGov contractor.
But hey, it's only $1.5 million, right? Not enough to bother with it, right?