By Tori Richards | Watchdog.org
GOLDEN, Colo. — A Watchdog.org report that top executives at a secret government lab earned salaries of hundreds of thousands of dollars per year set off angry debate among employees, internal documents show.
Lab analyst Jason Coughlin summed up the thoughts of fellow employees — who have wrestled with frozen salaries for years — at the [...]
By Rob Nikolewski │ New Mexico Watchdog
SANTA FE, N.M. — Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy may have brought the fight to the forefront, but western states’ public officials for some time have battled to get control of federal lands back in the hands of the states.Read More →
Unless the United States is able to ratchet-back its uncontrolled spending, the burden will be heaped on future generations, former U.S. Sen. Bob Dole said to a crowd of friends and former constituents Monday afternoon.
“We keep spending and spending money we don’t have, and maybe our generation will escape,” Dole stated. “But someday there’s going to be a day of reckoning.”Read More →
By Eric Boehm | PA Independent
In a new campaign ad, U.S. Rep. Allyson Schwartz touts her role in passing the Affordable Care Act and promises to accept federal cash for Medicaid expansion if she is elected Pennsylvania’s governor.
The ad, which began airing today across Pennsylvania, bucks the national trend of Democrats running away from the Affordable Care [...]
Each April 15, millions of Americans dutifully trudge to the local Post Office to mail their tax returns to federal, state and local governments.Read More →