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VA Gives MILLIONS In Bonuses Despite 500,000 Vets Awaiting Disability Benefits

Bonuses for “excellent” or “outstanding” performance. WTF. 14,000 veterans had appeals pending for more than two years as of November.

Read more here: http://www.idahostatesman.com/2013/08/27/2727523/despite-backlogs-va-giv...
http://americanmilitarynews.com/2013/08/va-gives-millions-in-bonuses-des...
http://www.nationalreview.com/corner/356752/va-employees-get-bonuses-des...

IRS Has 'Lost' Two Years of Lois Lerner's Emails.

Now that's some funny shit. Not a Smidgen of Corruption at the IRS?
Sic the NSA on them. They are stored in the cloud.

http://townhall.com/tipsheet/katiepavlich/2014/06/13/convenient-irs-has-...
lois-lerners-emails-n1851371

http://www.aim.org/aim-column/not-a-smidgen-of-corruption-at-the-irs/

http://www.breitbart.com/InstaBlog/2014/02/06/Not-a-Smidgen-of-Corruptio...

Congressional Candidate Richard May's Campaign Suspends Lucas County Activities After Violent GOP Meeting

The Richard May for Congress campaign has suspended all activities and appearances within Lucas County in reaction to the disturbing events of last Wednesday, June 11. That evening the Republican Party of Lucas County gathered to organize itself after a bitterly contested primary to elect its Chairman and leadership. In the course of that meeting physical confrontations ensued between security controlled by the re-elected Lucas County Republican Chairman Jon Stainbrook and his opponents supporting local liberty activist Bill Delaney for chair.

Craig Schwartz of ConsumerHealthDigest.com says he may sue if I don't remove links to his site

Hello http://swampbubbles.com,

My name is Craig Schwartz and I am duly authorized to act on behalf of ConsumerHealthDigest.com. The purpose of writing this mail is to get few of the links removed from your website which are pointing to http://www.consumerhealthdigest.com. These links are not created by us and we do not have any idea about it.

the blade offers lame and tired "solutions" to Toledo blight

In its series on blight in Toledo, The Blade offered up such solutions as encouraging more downtown residential opportunities--wow, we've never tried that. Clueless.

If The Blade can come up with a list of solutions, we all might as well give it a try. Here are my suggestions:

1. Turn the blighted areas and known gang territories into police states. Assign a cop to every 4 blocks in the deteriorating neighborhoods. Arrest thugs for every reason you can come up with--jaywalking, littering, etc. Blight occurs because either the people who own the houses don't keep them up or the people who would keep them up have moved because they don't want to live among the crime and the losers who commit the crime. You have to make it uncomfortable enough for the thugs to motivate them to move out.

2. How do you afford to employ the needed police suggested in #1? Privatize all city and county services. When government workers' contracts expire, don't renew them. Hire private companies for everything. This eliminates many direct costs like health insurance, vacation/sick time, and retirement benefits.

US open to working with Iran against extremists in Iraq

Does this mean Obama will reduce sanctions on Iran's nuclear program for their help in Iraq. Or will it be more terrorists we negotiate away?

http://news.yahoo.com/katie-couric--john-kerry-interview-213218299.html

Blade front page mirrors econcat88

Interestingly enough when internet videographer econcat88 showed the blighted side of Toledo he was attacked by the Blade. Now less than a year later the Blade is doing it's own story http://www.toledoblade.com/local/2014/06/15/Blight-scars-city.html Find out what econcat88 thinks about that on Tuesday morning when he is my guest at 7a.
http://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=econcat88+toledo

Time to leave the losers behind

Jon Stainbrook is a sleazeball. Like Carty Finkbeiner, he's never had a real job in his life, but has oozed his way into political positions that have provided him with something that he had never previously had--a regular paycheck.

So when honest people like John McAvoy attend this week's Lucas County Republican Party Central Committee elections with the hope of seeing a group of representatives whose votes hadn't been procured by Stainbrook with the promise a free beer--the disappointment must have been excruciating.

Stainbrook's opponents gave it their best shot, but when you're working against a guy with the ethical standards of a snake oil salesman--the odds are against you. I think it's time that we lay a wreath on the LCRP and don't spend another minute or dime trying to change it.

Obama stands up for union, or not

Huge "Child Abuse" Court Case going on overseas

I'll take a "stab in the dark" and guess that maybe only one other poster at this site even knows about this international case:

http://www.conspiracyplanet.com/channel.cfm?channelid=98&contentid=11198...

I've been reading about this "darkness" on and off, on the internet, for several years. Figuring it would never see the light of day in this country. We have a very tightly controlled mainstream media. But over in Europe, a court system has finally taken this evil head-on.

Obama abandons American contractors in Iraq

(Not that most of us even knew there were that many contractors still in Iraq.)

These contractors are over there for the Pentagon - having to do with free airplanes Bobo is giving to the Iraqi govt. But the U.S. air force is reportedly on "stand down".

http://www.wnd.com/2014/06/200-u-s-contractors-surrounded-by-jihadists-i...

So, let me get this straight. An army deserter gets rescued, whilst American private contractors, DOING WORK FOR THE U.S. PENTAGON, get abandoned. I don't think the country can survive 2-1/2 more years of this communist.

Obama Rules Out Sending American Troops 'Back into Combat' in Iraq

Obama admits that the ISIS could pose a threat to America, but not the 5 terrorists that where recently released. Huh?

http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/obama-rules-sending-american-troops-back-...

Donald Trump, Rahm Emanuel clash over Chicago tower sign

Rahm Emanuel Takes on Trump. Let's get it on. This ought to be good.
http://www.foxnews.com/us/2014/06/13/donald-trump-rahm-emanuel-clash-ove...

Clinton defends change in gay marriage stance in tense interview

And these questions came from a Dem. Let's see how she handles another round before she say's, WHAT DIFFERENCE DOES IT MAKE?

http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2014/06/13/clinton-denies-changing-stanc...

Obama Administration’s Foreign Policy Put U.S Made Stinger Missiles in the Hands of the Taliban

Last year we reported on the fact that the late ambassador to Libya, Chris Stevens was involved in a buyback of US made Stinger missile from Al-Qaeda. We also know that 20,000 missiles were reported stolen in 2011, following the overthrow of Muammar Gadhaffi, and at least 400 surface-to-air missiles were stolen in Benghazi.

Read more at http://freedomoutpost.com/2014/06/obama-administrations-foreign-policy-p...

Obama comes Out in the Open – Pushes for Gun Confiscation Agenda like Australia

Obama is set to use his "authority" as president to unilaterally issue some form of pseudo-law executive order to further the agenda of gun control in light of the recent shooting at an Oregon school.
Read more at http://freedomoutpost.com/2014/06/obama-comes-open-pushes-gun-confiscati...

Bombshell: Benghazi Filmmaker CONFIRMED To Be An Agent Of Eric Holder Justice Department

The producer of the anti-Muhammad video the Obama administration blamed for the Benghazi attacks is actually a confirmed agent of Eric Holder's Justice Department.

Read more at http://freedomoutpost.com/2014/06/benghazi-filmmaker-nakoula-bacile-nako...

If you can't find Tom Hartmann on alternet, here's another option

RT, Russia Today, carries the ultra left wing liberal activist Tom Hartmann show despite calls from stateside liberals to cease his relationship.
The channel is owned and funded by the Russian Government and according to former KGB operative Vladimir Putin “Certainly the channel is funded by the government, so it cannot help but reflect the Russian government’s official position” .

Bush, Cheney created the Iraq mess; why not make them try to fix it?

Bush, Cheney created the Iraq mess; why not make them try to fix it?
http://www.latimes.com/opinion/opinion-la/la-ol-iraq-islamist-insurgents...
Quote:
"Well, gee, $1 trillion or so just doesn’t buy what it used to. Take Iraq, for example.
Or, should I say: Take Iraq, please, someone — and fix it. Fend off the nasty Islamic fighters of ISIS (shall we call Wonder Woman, perhaps?) and keep that miserable sinkhole for American lives and money from coming back to bite us — again.

Hatriot Politics Created the Las Vegas Killers

"But the crime scene chronology only tells part of the story—because the Millers’ Massacre had been brewing for a long time, visible online. Their Facebook pages detail a descent into a murderous rage, railing against a tyrannical government and parroting talking points from fright-wing radio hosts such as Alex Jones and militia movement groups such as the Three Percenters while “liking” the pages of conservative activist groups ranging from the Heritage Foundation to FreedomWorks and the NRA.

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