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Report: Federal Government Doesn’t Track the Cost of Losing FOIA Lawsuits

At least a dozen government agencies have no idea how much money they spend defending wrongful Freedom of Information Act decisions in court, a watchdog concluded. 604 more words

GAO Reports Dramatic increase in FGM (Female Genital Mutilation) in US related to increased immigration of Muslims

Source: Conservative Review

There has been a shocking increase in cases of female genital mutilation (FGM) in the United States corresponding to increased immigration from majority Muslim nations in the Middle East and North Africa. 212 more words

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Free College Education Farce

It is a farce to believe you can get something for nothing. There is always a cost. Yet Bernie Sanders and his supporters want a “free college education” for everybody.   733 more words

GAO report: Segregation increasing at some U. S. schools

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA News Wire
Contributor)

A recent report by the Government Accountability Office (GAO) found that the segregation of African American and Hispanic students nationwide is getting worse. 472 more words

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Federal Student Loan Customer Service In Need Of "Significant" Improvements

Last year, the Department of Education issued more than $96 billion in federal student loans to more than 9.1 million college students. Someday in the future these borrowers will begin repaying these debts, but a new report finds that limitations and a disconnect between the federal government and its contracted loan servicers can make this a daunting and sometimes costly task.  776 more words

GAO Wants Better FRA Oversight of Car Order

The U.S. Government Accountability Office is recommending that the Federal Railroad Administration improve its oversight of the stalled project to build new passenger cars for Midwest and West Coast corridor passenger trains. 246 more words

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[VIDEO] Divisive, Angry, Racial Fear-Stoking Left-Wing President Accuses 'Right-Wing' Radio and Cable of Stoking Racial Fears 

T. Becket Adams reports: “Right-wing radio” and “some cable news stations” are actively stoking racial fears among white Americans, President Obama warned Wednesday.

“I have been listening to the stuff for a while now,” he told a crowd of supporters in Elkhart, Ind. 130 more words

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