Dustin is the Social Media Coordinator for Watchdog.org and a staff writer for Northwest Watchdog. He specializes in finding government waste, reporting on elections and innovating new media strategies.

After making it to the top, billionaire Steyer wants to make life tougher for Americans

By   /  October 30, 2014  /  Energy and Environment, National, News  /  No Comments

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By Dustin Hurst |Watchdog.org
NEW ORLEANS — Sitting in a cavernous Mercedes-Benz Superdome in front of green builders and central planners, billionaire and climate crusader Tom Steyer denounced the pursuit of wealth once people have enough of it.
Easy enough for him to say.
Steyer, sandwiched between Maryland Democratic Gov. Martin O’Malley and author Paul Hawken at last week’s 2014 Greenbuild [...]

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O’Malley cozies up to greenies, billionaire Steyer ahead of likely White House bid

By   /  October 27, 2014  /  Maryland, National, News  /  No Comments

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By Dustin Hurst Watchdog.org
As Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley considers a 2016 White House run, he’s cozying up with groups key to positioning him as the anti-Hillary candidate.
But O’Malley’s mission to persuade might have been targeted not at the thousands gathered Wednesday night on the field of the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, but rather at Democrats’ [...]

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Climate sinners: Billionaire Steyer and O’Malley flee green confab in gas-guzzler

By   /  October 23, 2014  /  Maryland, National, News  /  No Comments

Governor Maryland

Forgive them, Al Gore, for they have sinned.

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Remy takes down Obama for Benghazi, VA, Ebola and basically everything else

By   /  October 21, 2014  /  Video 1  /  No Comments

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Video: John Oliver burns cops who take your stuff

By   /  October 17, 2014  /  Video 1  /  No Comments

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Which health crisis would you solve: Ebola or fat chicks who can’t get dates?

By   /  October 2, 2014  /  Commentary  /  No Comments


Imagine you had a couple billion dollars to throw around in the health science community each year and you had to prioritize projects.

Now, come up with a list of the scourges on mankind you’d tackle. What’s on that list? Ebola? HIV? Fat chicks who can’t get dates?

Wait, what?

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