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Ferguson: Vote no on Speaker Boehner

Dear supporter, John Boehner cannot remain as Speaker of the House. The ‘fiscal cliff’ spending package negotiated by Congressman Boehner was the final, unacceptable straw. It explodes spending on Gang Green’s pet projects while dealing special-interest tax breaks to Gang Green’s bankrollers such as  algae growers and millionaire wind corporations. It raises $41 dollars in taxes for every $1 in spending reductions, with no agreement to halt planned new spending of any theoretical...

Animal rights radicals ordered to pay $9.3 million in damages for harassing circus

Feld Entertainment, Inc., the producer of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, announced today that the company has reached a legal settlement with the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) in connection with two federal court cases. Under the settlement, ASPCA has paid Feld Entertainment $9.3 million to settle all claims related to its part in more than a decade of manufactured litigation that attempted to outlaw elephants in the company’s Ringling Bros. ...

Judge orders COPP to turn over stolen ATP materials, slams State for improper conduct

Judge orders COPP to turn over stolen ATP materials, slams State for improper conduct   >> Court order rebukes COPP for improperly holding stolen evidence from a criminal investigation, using it to smear candidates before an election >> Ferguson warns Bullock: ‘This is how Nixon got impeached.’ LIVINGSTON, MONT. — A Montana judge ordered the state’s Commission on Political Practices James Murry Monday to turn over materials that were stolen from a political consultant’s...

EPA boss faces federal probe into possible lawbreaking

“The Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) internal watchdog is looking into whether the agency uses separate internal email accounts to conduct government affairs,” The Hill reports. “EPA’s inspector general said the audit follows on a congressional request. Some lawmakers have pressed EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson for answers on her alleged use of a separate internal email account under the alias ‘Richard Windsor.’” The bogus email account was uncovered...

Opposition to Big Wind tax giveaway grows

More grassroots groups are joining American Tradition Partnership in opposing the “Wind Production Tax Credit” to bail out failing green corporations. “They told 158 lawmakers in a letter that keeping the credit “essentially transfers taxpayer dollars from your constituents and subsidizes the states with such mandates’” The Hill reports.

Millions lost as taxpayer-funded ‘green’ corporation goes bankrupt, bought by China

A123 Systems, the ‘green’ car battery maker bailed out by Barack Obama with $249 million in taxpayer funds only to declare bankruptcy anyway, has been bought by a Chinese car maker. Wanxiang America Corporation bought the company in a Delaware bankruptcy court, The Washington Post reports. A123 pocketed about $130 million of the taxpayer-backed loan handed to them by Obama before admitting they were bankrupt. Once again, Obama bet millions of taxpayer dollars on yet another green loser. ...

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