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"What A Gig, And At Your Expense": Aaron Schock Still Eligible To Collect Taxpayer-Funded Pension

Rep. Aaron Schock, who announced his resignation today under suspicion of misusing public money, will be eligible for more of it in retirement.

Schock, a Republican from Illinois, could eventually collect hundreds of thousands of dollars in taxpayer-funded retirement benefits, depending on how long he lives. 356 more words

Republicans

[VIDEO] SMIDGEN REPORT UPDATE: Politico Sat on Allegations Lois Lerner Had Prior History of Targeting Conservatives

Politico is not the only news organization to ignore Salvi’s story

T. Becket Adams writes: Politico scored a journalistic coup with its exclusive 2014 profile on Lois Lerner, the former IRS official at the center of the agency’s targeting of conservative groups. 845 more words

Politics

Eric Holder’s Speech Police

Justice gears up to prosecute campaign ‘coordination.’

You know the 2016 election is heating up when the Justice Department announces it’s gearing up to prosecute… 520 more words

U.S. News

The Real Party of the Rich

Back in October, Fred Barnes wrote: Democratic senator Kay Hagan of North Carolina was pounded last winter and spring in TV ads by conservative groups for having voted for Obamacare and echoed President Obama’s false claim that people could keep their current health insurance. 573 more words

Politics

REAL WORLD: Net Neutrality Being Voted On Thursday... DON'T Let It Happen! UPDATE: MORE On Net "Neutrality" And Other Real World Items!

As the Federal Communications Commission and Federal Election Commission toy with regulating aspects of the Internet, critics on those agencies are warning that speed and freedom of speech are in jeopardy. 779 more words

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Illinois peeps, check out - Consultant Pleads to Coordinating With PAC

The plea appears to mark the first coordination case brought by federal prosecutors since the Supreme Court’s decision that allowed for the creation of groups that can raise and spend unlimited money.. 9 more words

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