Work hard, play hard… Right? The watchdog group Judicial Watch has released a shocking new report highlighting the government waste of your hard earned tax dollars. The report illustrates millions of dollars being charged on government credit cards for adult entertainment by Defense Department employees. According to the report, during a one-year period the DOD charged approximately
Wednesday, the Pentagon announced that “live anthrax” was accidentally shipped from the Dugway Proving Ground laboratory in Utah to nine different states. According to the Pentagon, the anthrax which was shipped to both commercial and DoD (Department of Defense) laboratories should have been “dead” or “inactive” samples, not “live” samples. Col. Steve Warren, a spokesman for the Pentagon stated that “there
Commissaries located on or near U.S. military bases offer millions of active duty, guard, reserve, and retired troop,s as well as their families, access to near wholesale grocery prices every day. Many junior enlisted military families and retirees on a fixed income depend on these prices to help him balance their monthly budgets, since, unlike
ABC News reports the DOD has donated 165 Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) Armored Vehicles to local police across the nation since August! The recent acquisition of an MRAP by municipal law enforcement in Norfolk, VA and the VA/NC border town of Currituck is contributing to the national debate over the militarization of civilian police.
Barack Hussein Obama’s Executive Order 13514, Federal Leadership in Environmental, Energy and Economic Performance, requires DOD officials to accept climate change as fact, not theory, and establish proactive goals to make the military more “climate change ready.” According to a report released by the Armed Forces Press Service today, the DOD is fulfilling the edicts
Over 800,000 U.S. veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan conflicts have been waiting more than a year to have their claims for medical care and financial compensation processed, let alone fully resolved. To address the public outrage this massive number generates, the Veterans’ Administration (VA) is spending $44 million on thousands of employees who put in
As Obama’s Sequester decimates U.S. Naval combat readiness, the federal government located $77,795.00 to find out if climate change destroyed the Mayan Civilization more than 2000 years ago! Sweet – that’s been bothering so many for so long. The cash is being doled out from the federally subsidized National Science Foundation to researchers at Boston
Not In My Back Yard (NIMBY) Drones, think again. There has been much cussed and discussed recently about drones and their use here in the skies over the United States. If you stop and clear away all the political speak out of Washington, D.C., regarding the issue there is another question that comes to mind.
Copyright Â© 2011 Vanguard of Freedom WASHINGTON, Sept. 11, 2011 â€“ The Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks and the helicopter shoot-down in Afghanistan last month that killed 38 men are linked by the events of 9/11, the commander of U.S. Special Operations Command said. Navy Adm. William H. McRaven spoke at a 9/11 remembrance service
Copyright Â© 2011 Vanguard of Freedom WASHINGTON, Sept. 9, 2011 â€“ After being sworn in Sept. 7 as the new chief of staff of the Army, Gen. Raymond T. Odierno established some priorities for his tenure. Among them are: ensuring the continued training and preparation of soldiers to provide a ready force to combatant commanders,