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Sound familiar? Illinois Rep. Tammy Duckworth accused of retaliation at VA

By   /  June 24, 2016  /  Accountability, Federal Government, Illinois, National, News, Power Abuse, State Government, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“What is crystal clear is that Duckworth does not want the truth to come out.”

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More retaliation despite investigation, Social Security office sources say

By   /  June 23, 2016  /  Accountability, Federal Government, News, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“They’ve never been held accountable. What makes you think they’re going to be held accountable now.”

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Report criticizes Duckworth for wasting $5.2 million on failed VA marketing campaign

By   /  June 22, 2016  /  Federal Government, Health Care, Illinois, National, News  /  No Comments

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Duckworth’s office was found to have “inadequately managed and solicited contracts.”

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Alexander to DOE: Get off my law

By   /  June 22, 2016  /  Education, Federal Government, National, News, Tennessee  /  No Comments

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As governor, senator, secretary of Education and long-shot presidential candidate, Tennessee Republican Lamar Alexander has always exuded a sense of optimism. Which is good, because he is going to need it as he wrestles with the Department of Education over regulations for the Every Student Succeeds Act, the latest rewrite of the federal law governing […]

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Social Security appeals judge pleads guilty to retaliation charge

By   /  June 22, 2016  /  Accountability, Federal Government, News, Power Abuse, West Virginia, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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Andrus admitted that he helped devise a plan to discredit an ODAR staff member who blew the whistle on an alleged scheme to bilk taxpayers

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Former Islamic State slave tells Senate committee, ‘ISIS is using Islam to commit these crimes’

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

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“I was freed but I do not enjoy the feeling of the freedom because those who committed these crimes have not been held accountable,”

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