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Department Of Defense Audit Reveals US Lost Track Of $1 Billion Worth Of Weapons By
The US military lost track of $1 billion worth of arms bound for Iraq and Kuwait, according to a US Department of Defense audit obtained by Amnesty International. The government audit, from September 2016, reveals that the DoD “did...
Audit Finds New York City Bail System Costly And Discriminatory By
Nearly two years after the suicide of a former Rikers inmate highlighted a punitive bail system, an audit released Thursday shows that it costs New York City $116 million a year to lock up mostly young black men awaiting trial for misdemeanors. Next week would have been...
Over Two Decades, The Pentagon Has Lost $10 Trillion By
Over a mere two decades, the Pentagon lost track of a mind-numbing $10-trillion — that’s trillion, with a fat, taxpayer-funded “T” — and no one, not even the Department of Defense, really knows where it went or on what it was spent. Even though audits of all federal...
Trump Jr. Says Dad Can’t Release Tax Returns Because Media Is Biased By
Donald Trump Jr. has offered a new reason for why his father is refusing to release his tax returns saying that allowing the American people to see the details of his financial dealings would lead to a wave of media interest and “detract” from his core messaging. Though...
The Catch-22 Of Third-Party Politics: Jill Stein’s Campaign Faces Weeks Of Audits By
While the presidential campaign teams for Mitt Romney and Barack Obama can move on to their next projects, staffers and volunteers with third-party candidates are preparing for a lengthy audit by the Federal Elections Commission (FEC). The Green Party’s 2012 presidential...
UPDATE: IRS Office Allegedly Targeting Tea Party Released Unapproved Docs To Journalists By
Tuesday, May 14 update from ProPublica: The same IRS office that deliberately targeted conservative groups applying for tax-exempt status in the run-up to the 2012 election released nine pending confidential applications of conservative groups to ProPublica late last...