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According to a new audit by the Office of Inspector General, the Social Security Administration has been providing hundreds of Puerto Ricans with disability benefits simply because they no habla Inglés (do not speak English). You read that correctly… Despite the fact that the primary language used in Puerto Rico is Spanish, the SSA has been

According to CNS News, the U.S. taxpayer-funded National Institutes of Health (NIH) is making headlines today after researchers revealed tentative results from a program studying STD rates among male prostitutes in Mexico. The study, known as, Conditional Economic Incentives to Reduce HIV Risks: A Pilot in Mexico, has cost American taxpayers $398,213 so far.  It

You probably already know your tax dollars funded an Obamacare ad campaign that encouraged college students to sign up for Obamacare so they can engage in “guilt-free” promiscuous sex and binge drinking. However, you might not know that your tax dollars directly funded the production of a hip-hop video that praises Barack Obama’s “compassion” and

This weekend, 17 states experienced a food stamp processing glitch that led to food stamp recipients receiving a temporary “unlimited” spending cap on grocery purchases! One Wal-Mart allowed food stamp shoppers to make purchases despite being aware of the temporary glitch.  Now, the Feds claim Mart-Mart is legally bound to cover the cost of the

The Obamacare website, healthcare.gov, cost taxpayers $634, 320, 919, reports Digital Trends. CGI Federal won the contract to build the Obamacare webpage in 2011.  Back then, they said it would cost 93.7 million.  Today, taxpayers have paid six times that original figure for a busted product. According to USA Today, Healthcare.gov was built to handle

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

A gargantuan, immensely powerful, authoritarian federal government on which more and more (voting) Americans are dependent. Many are convinced that’s the ultimate aim of Barack Obama and his relentless congregation of Progressives. Well, those who believe team Obama is determined to grow the government into a virtually invincible monster may well have their opinion reinforced

Fisker Circling the Drain. Yes another green energy recipient of a $528.7 million conditional loan from the Department of Energy’s $25 billion Advanced Technologies Vehicle Manufacturing Loan Program is circling the drain. Your tax dollars at work paying the salary’s of executives and not those who are down on the shop floor making the vehicles.

Obama: ‘We Can Do Better’? The telling pull quote from his remarks: “And in a time of tight budgets, we’ve got to do it in a way that makes sure taxpayer dollars are spent wisely.” Ok, so now we can do better than the following examples during the president’s first term? A reality TV show

Let’s say you have a really nice big screen TV in your living room. It’s not the most expensive thing you own, but it’s costly and took you quite a while to pay for it. Now imagine coming home to find it’s gone. What would you do? How would you feel? That’s sort of what