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Federal agents stepping up investigation into troubled Social Security offices

By   /  September 21, 2016  /  Federal Government, News, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“Now, the Social Security Administration is taking those allegations seriously and a number of investigations and reviews have been initiated.”

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FDA commissioner sends his regrets, won’t make Senate hearing on Right to Try

By   /  September 21, 2016  /  Federal Government, Health Care, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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Unfortunately, FDA red tape and government regulations restrict access to promising new treatments, and for those who do get access, it’s often too late.”

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Johnson: Obama’s UN speech lacks strength, vision in war on terror

By   /  September 21, 2016  /  Federal Government, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“Today (Tuesday) he started out his speech saying the real problems have been neglected, then he went on to neglect them,” Johnson said.

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Aldermen struggle to combat federal overreach in refugee resettlement

By   /  September 20, 2016  /  Federal Government, Immigration, Issues, News, Power Abuse, Vermont  /  No Comments

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After nearly two hours of executive session, the Rutland Board of Aldermen voted Monday night to release the city attorney’s report on the mayor’s actions for refugee resettlement.

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Biloxi VA hospital has spent more than $362,000 on art since 2008

By   /  September 19, 2016  /  Budget and Spending, Federal Government, Mississippi, News, Transparency  /  No Comments

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The Biloxi VA hospital has spent $362,808 on artwork purchases since 2008 to equip newly constructed buildings devastated by Hurricane Katrina.

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One month later, Social Security whistleblower still without job, pay, answers

By   /  September 19, 2016  /  Federal Government, News, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“It is over a month after termination; my pay, leave, personal possessions are all in limbo,” Klym wrote.

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