By Arthur Kane | Watchdog.org
Taxpayers paid nearly $200,000 to lawyers, consultants, professors and even a public relations person after — sometimes years after — convicted multiple-murderer Nathan Dunlap exhausted all of his appeals, according to documents obtained by Watchdog.org.
And those payments continued even this week, according to court records.
The payment vouchers, part of Dunlap’s the federal case file, […]
Lawmakers on Wednesday unveiled a health-care alternative to Gov. Peter Shumlin’s single-payer plan that is based on freedom of choice, not big taxes and tight government control.Read More →
Jackson officials say a proposed wastewater treatment plant in Rankin County would result in rate increases for customers in Jackson and in Rankin County.Read More →
A Vermont tax preparer says two of his clients were put on Medicaid and can’t get off, despite earning $300,000 and $90,000, respectively.Read More →
By Mark Lagerkvist | New Jersey Watchdog
It took more than charm, chutzpah and media savvy to catapult Chris Christie into a national celebrity and presidential contender.
The New Jersey governor also used $5.43 million from state taxpayers to pay the team that helped turn him into a rising star on television, radio, YouTube, Twitter, Facebook and […]
By M.D. Kittle | Watchdog.org
In his State of the Union Address Tuesday, President Barack Obama will call again for expanding the federal Earned Income Tax Credit program.
What he won’t mention is that EITC is filled with fraud and error, costing taxpayers billions of dollars every year in erroneous payments.Read More →