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By Brandon Jones On Friday, March 14th, 2014
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Taxpayers pay $163 billion in interest to Apple, Cisco, Google, Microsoft in offshore accounts

United States taxpayers make large interest payments to the top four technology firms for the $163 billion in US government debt the companies own and shelter in tax-free offshore accounts. photo by photoSteve101 More...

By Robert Herriman On Saturday, March 8th, 2014
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Sen. Gillibrand’s ‘Military Justice Improvement Act’ falls short in the Senate

The legislation sponsored by New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, S. 1752, or the Military Justice Improvement Act was introduced to combat sexual assault and other violent crimes in the military by restructuring More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, August 2nd, 2013
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Senate moves forward to arm Syrian rebels in ‘classified vote’

Obama administration continues plans to provide weapons directly to the Syrian rebels. The Senate Select Committee on Intelligence gave approval to the plan which was, unusually, allowed to classify their votes, More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, June 13th, 2013
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Ted Cruz joins Kirsten Gillibrand and Democrats in battle over sexual abuse prosecution in the military

Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand was joined by an unlikely ally Wednesday in the Senate Armed Services committee markup and battle with committee chairman Carl Levin (D-Mich.), conservatives on the committee, More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, August 10th, 2012
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Goldman Sachs will not be prosecuted by DOJ in financial investigation

The U.S. Justice Department said it will not pursue criminal charges against Goldman Sachs or its employees related to accusations that the firm bet against the same subprime mortgage securities it was selling to More...



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