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The Party of Bloat

Say, which political party is it that believes in¬†limited government again? Couldn’t be the GOP now, could it? I think perhaps a long time ago this was so, but today they are just an embarrassing bureaucracy blob that shifts wherever the donor winds tell them too, completely unchained from any principle except self benefit. 513 more words

EPA head Scott Pruitt is being investigated by the House of Representatives, Senate, White House, Office of Management and Budget, Government Accountability Office, and EPA Inspector General

EPA head Scott Pruitt has gone on a multi-million dollar luxury item spending spree at taxpayers’ expense. With his soundproof booth, bulletproof limousines, and chartered private jets, he seems to think people care who he is and are out to get him, when in truth he’s just one of the indistinguishable swamp creatures appointed by Trump to dismantle the federal government’s regulatory agencies. 538 more words

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EPA head Scott Pruitt is being investigated by the House of Representatives, Senate, White House, Office of Management and Budget, Government Accountability Office, and EPA Inspector General

EPA head Scott Pruitt has gone on a multi-million dollar luxury item spending spree at taxpayers’ expense. With his soundproof booth, bulletproof limousines, and chartered private jets, he seems to think people care who he is and are out to get him, when in truth he’s just one of the indistinguishable swamp creatures appointed by Trump to dismantle the federal government’s regulatory agencies. 503 more words

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Federal Investigators: Pruitt's $43,000 Soundproof Booth In EPA Office Violated Law

(CNN) — The $43,000 purchase of a soundproof booth for Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt’s office violated federal law, the Government Accountability Office concluded Monday. 610 more words

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Congress' Facebook ignorance triggers calls to revive terminated technology agency

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg arrives to testify before a joint hearing of the Commerce and Judiciary Committees on Capitol Hill in Washington on Tuesday, April 10, 2018 about the use of Facebook data to target American voters in the 2016 election.  1,044 more words

GAO Wants Changes to FTA Safety Oversight

A U.S. Government Accountability Office report has found strengths and limitations in Federal Transit and Federal Railroad Administration rail safety oversight programs, but was particularly critical of the FTA. 205 more words

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