Saying it has the power of the American people on its side, proponents of the long-embattled Keystone XL Pipeline planned to deliver more than a half-million comments to the State Department urging President Obama to approve the pipeline.Read More →
By Deena Winter | Nebraska Watchdog
LINCOLN, Neb. — The Nebraska chapter of Americans for Prosperity is calling on the leader of a pipeline opposition group to apologize for suggesting temporary construction workers who would build the proposed Keystone XL pipeline might sexually assault women who live nearby.Read More →
By Dustin Hurst | Watchdog.org
Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington bills itself as a government watchdog, a good-government group tasked with keeping an eye on the scoundrels in Congress.
Too bad CREW doesn’t actually do what it claims it does.
While Democratic U.S. Senate candidate John Walsh, now Montana’s lieutenant governor, faces ethical problems over an Army report [...]
By Michael Mattson | Watchdog Wire – Montana
On November 5, Billings voters will decide the fate of School District 2′s expansion plan. That decision comes down to whether residents are willing to foot the bill for a $122 million levy.
The levy includes tens of millions for deferred maintenance throughout the school district. District 2 currently logs [...]
Part 48 of 51 in the series Shutdown 2013
By M.D. Kittle | Wisconsin Reporter
MADISON — Don’t call Dick Durbin, he’ll call you.
At least the U.S. senator’s staff will — when the federal government fully reopens.
“You have reached the Washington office of Sen. Dick Durbin. We are currently operating under a partial federal government shutdown,” the Illinois Democrat’s [...]