Corruption

This Must Be A Democrat Thing….

by Steve MacDonald April 10, 2014
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Democrats do believe in at least one right to self defense.  The right to defend fat public pensions.  Why else go out of your way to protect pensions for public employees involved in crimes or corruption unless you knew you might one day need that protection for yourself? “Samuel In, a Los Angeles building inspector, […]

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Not Unexpectedly – PA Democrat AG Lied To Covering Up Democrat Corruption

by Steve MacDonald April 9, 2014
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We noted the curious actions taken by Pennsylvania’s Democrat Attorney General, Kathleen Kane.  Kane refused to charge a number of Democrat officials including a judge and four state legislators, all caught on tape accepting bribes in exchange for votes or other ‘favors.’  Kane claimed that federal officials agreed with her, that the case was flawed […]

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Yee of Little Faith

by Steve MacDonald March 27, 2014
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Yesterday we reported on California state Senator Leland Yee, who was arrested for bribery and corruption charges.   Turns out he has a bigger problem.  He is also being charged with gun-running. Specifically conspiring with known organized crime lord Kwok Cheung “Shrimp Boy” Chow to illegally import firearms and sell them without a license . . […]

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PA Democrat AG Let’s Corrupt Walk…But What If They Were White Republicans?

by Steve MacDonald March 24, 2014
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Is the NH AG Taking Notes…? Begun in 2010, the Philly probe was conducted under (PA Democrat AG Kathleen) Kane’s three immediate predecessors as attorney general, and it resulted in more than 400 hours of video and audio recordings. Tyron B. Ali, a lobbyist originally from Trinidad, served as the undercover agent; after he was […]

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If NH AG Joe Foster Ever Wants to Get a Job In Pennsylvania…?

by Steve MacDonald March 19, 2014
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From the land of Mike Brunelle… PJ Media Pennsylvania Democrats were caught on surveillance tape reportedly accepting cash bribes in return for opposing voter ID in the Pennsylvania legislature. Gifts of Tiffany’s jewelry were also given to Democrat legislators from Philadelphia, reportedly in exchange for “NO” votes on a Pennsylvania voter ID bill that passed […]

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Locally ‘Grown’ – When You Keep The Political Power Local It’s Easier To Remove The Weeds.

by Steve MacDonald March 16, 2014
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From Stephen Green: Green is remarking on how Japan’s “buy your way to prosperity binge” has failed miserably and what the real solution is… Deregulate. Simplify the tax code. Protect the value of your currency. Those three steps are all it takes to achieve prosperity, but as Glenn Reynolds like to say, politicians don’t like […]

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FBI.gov Releases 2014′s Ten Most Dangerous Cities

by Rick Olson March 2, 2014

“I’ll vote for whoever is the Democrat. That’s all I need to know.”  —Seth Rogen As with my previous posts on the topic, FBI.gov tracks crime statistics based on property and violent crimes. For 2013, the numbers are in. We have this year’s list of ten most violent cities in America. They are as follows: […]

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Debt, Democrats and Detroit- A Losing Combination

by Scott Morales January 26, 2014
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Since we’re approaching the next push for raising the illusory Debt Limit, and the United States is currently over $17,000,000,000,000 in debt, I thought a post about a shining exemplar of Democrat management and debt might be illuminating.  Detroit, or Detroilet as it has come to be known since the Democrats placed their considerable seats […]

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519 “Well Sourced” Examples of Barrack Obama’s Lying, Corruption, Law-Breaking, and Cronyism

by Steve MacDonald January 20, 2014

Someone, bless their heart, has compiled a well-sourced (their words) list of 519 examples of Barack Obama’s lying, corruption, law-breaking and cronyism. I am posting it as is with the understanding that it may take me days or even weeks to go through it, if I ever do manage to get through it. I encourage […]

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Get Used To Hearing About Democrat Run Hilltop Public Solutions (Bumped)

by Steve MacDonald January 2, 2014

(Bumped- The comments are getting interesting…) So you’ve never heard of Hilltop Public Solutions? You will.   They are a well-funded left wing consulting group that claims to handle strategy and communications for Democrat Campaigns. Hilltop Public Solutions has been implicated in connection with illegal electioneering, dark money, and other questionable practices in Montana, Missouri, Connecticut, […]

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Is Timing Everything When it Comes To Pursuing Medicaid Fraud?

by Steve MacDonald January 1, 2014
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Medicaid Fraud is a problem.  Expanding Medicaid in NH poses the risk and likely increase in fraud and the invertible burden of its costs, which will ultimately be borne by NH Taxpayers no matter how either party spins it. The ability of the bureaucracy to curtail fraud is limited, or it would never have become […]

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ObamaCare Was Never About Insuring People – It Was Always About Power and Control

by Steve MacDonald November 29, 2013
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A Cancer patient loses his plan because of ObamCare Rules. He reports this publicly and the news gets broad coverage.  He is going to pay the fine and do without and let nature take its course. An insurer sees his plight and  tries to help him.  They manage to arrange coverage he can afford so […]

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Million Paid to Group to Find Happy ObamCare Enrollment Tales – And That Group has Ties to NH

by Steve MacDonald November 29, 2013
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Families USA is an ultra-partisan left wing advocacy group and one of the largest health care lobbying organizations in the country.  Until the Democrat party sidelined its rheotric on a national single payer health care program, Families USA was it’s biggest fiscal and vocal supporter, pumping millions into states to advocate for it.  When the […]

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From the Crony Capitalism Files: Michelle O’s CGI Connection

by Scott Morales October 26, 2013
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It was only a matter of time after the hysterically botched launch of healthcare.gov that the repugnant stench of crony capitalism would seep through the cork and its putrescence would pall over the nation like a smog of rotting fish shrouding commuters on a crisp afternoon in Beijing. A stench so steamy and acrid that […]

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Data Point – New Hampshire is amongst the LEAST corrupt states in the country

by Skip September 8, 2013

  Corruption exists – we often look at Illinois (Governors there), Massachuesetts (Hmm, Speakers of the House, Representatives); and of, the State of Huey Long (Louisiana).  But in looking at this chart, based on the number of public officials jailed per 100,000 residents, who’da thunk that both North and South Dakota were hotbeds of public […]

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The Legacy Of An American President

by Rick Olson July 2, 2013

“Forced Success is not success at all. It’s Scientology.” —Unknown

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Tamerlan Tsarnaev?

by Rick Olson June 19, 2013

“Where the roots of private virtue are diseased, the fruit of public probity cannot but be corrupt.”   —Felix Adler Tamerlan Tsarnaev. We all know the name. He was a Terrorist on American soil. He killed three people and injured 264 others. He then got into a gunfight with Police and blew himself up with […]

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America’s Democrat Anti-Gun Mayors Enhance Crime

by Rick Olson May 29, 2013

“Crime when it succeeds is called virtue.”   —Lucius Annaeus Seneca On February 7, 2012, I wrote, “America’s Democrat Mayors Ruining The Country For Decades. The entry followed Kurt Badenhausen’s article in Forbes detailing America’s ten most miserable cities. Badenhausen examined America’s largest metropolitan areas with a  minimum population of 256,000 people and  ranked each area […]

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Crooked Attorney Theroux To Be Next State President of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Ladies Auxiliary

by Rick Olson May 9, 2013

“To sin by silence, when they should protest, makes cowards of men.”    —Ella Wheeler Wilcox On June 9, “Retired” attorney Linda Theroux will be installed as the State President of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Ladies Auxiliary.  Established 1914, The  Ladies Auxiliary to the VFW set out to serve the American veterans and communities in […]

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HB 135: State v. Craig Moses

by Rick Olson April 27, 2013

“In a state where corruption abounds, laws must be very numerous.” —Tacitus Liberals love to ignore inconvenient facts. Stick fingers in ears, close eyes and yell, “La-la-la-la-la!” Franklin resident Craig Moses was acquitted under the Granite State’s “Stand Your Ground” law.  Moses was arrested nearly a year ago in Nashua outside a nighclub and charged […]

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“We have to fight back if they come for Jeanne. She shares our values and stands up for them,” -Senator Bob Menendez

by Steve MacDonald April 9, 2013

It looks like Senator Robert ‘Bob’ Menendez is fundraising for New Hampshire Senator Jeanne Shaheen.  Well, there’s a wise decision.  Robert has been  implicated in a number of suspect behaviors for a sitting US Senator, not the least of which was accusations of sex with underage Dominican prostitutes. What are the Shaheen optics on that, “well, as long […]

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Anatomy Of A Bankrupt Party

by Mike April 8, 2013

It’s not that Jennifer Horn is doing a bad job, in fact, she’s been taking the fight to the enemy quite well. It’s the thuggery and criminal behavior among the NHGOP elites who put her in there, and their willingness to throw good Republicans under the bus, which is hurting us. If Jennifer was the […]

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Cop Troubles

by Rick Olson March 26, 2013

“To insure the adoration of a theorem for any length of time, faith is not enough, a police force is needed as well.”   —Albert Camus The Union Leader reports today that another Police officer is under arrest. Fired Manchester Police Detective Stephen Coco is charged with two felony counts of conduct after an accident […]

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The Bill Wouldn’t Cover Bloggers, He Said.

by Steve MacDonald February 14, 2013

Jeb Bradley is a primary sponsor of New Hampshire Senate Bill 120. Senate Republican Leader Jeb Bradley is proposing changes to New Hampshire’s election laws so voters will know who is paying for negative television campaign ads and material mailed to their homes. That’s the sell for the low information voter, but the Boston.com article even had […]

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Once There Was This “Republican…For Seven Years”

by Rick Olson January 20, 2013

“The road to truth is long, and lined the entire way with annoying bastards.” —Alexander Jablokov Once upon a time, There was this Filthy rich Democrat who aspired to public office. Not just any public office, but Mayor for the city of New York. So in 2001 this filthy rich Democrat changed his party affiliation to […]

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What $6.6 Million In Campaign Donations Buys You In Obama-Land

by Steve MacDonald September 14, 2012

Jeffy Katzenberg bundles 6.6 Million for Campaign Obama and, coincidentally, manages to get a meeting with the Communist Chinese Vice President, after which Katzenberg is allowed to build a Studio in China.  But it gets better.  Apparently Obama is not the only socialist whose pockets he is lining.  The SEC is investigating whether Katzenberg may […]

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Does Democrat Matt Houde Have Other Conflicts of Interest…?

by Steve MacDonald August 21, 2012

Given the news that Democrat State Senator Matt Houde (D-State Senate District 5) became a paid lobbyist for the states largest health care provider in October on 2011, I am beginning to wonder how many health care or insurance related vote he made in the 2012 session of the New Hampshire State Senate that could […]

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It’s About Character…Or in This Case, the Lack Thereof…

by Steve MacDonald August 10, 2012

Just talked about this Yesterday…and I’ve been asking pointed questions for weeks (years?) about the fatal character flaws of Democrats who ignore the hate and violence in their own party that they would never tolerate from anyone else.  It is hypocritical.  And it is a cultural feature of the politics of the left that shows […]

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New Hampshire Bureaucrats Behaving Badly? Introducing GrokWatch

by Steve MacDonald April 25, 2012

No one respects found money, and there is nothing more abundantly “found” in its appearance than the millions and billions bilked from taxpayers every year to “run state and local government.” In the midst of that relationship, between producers and their wallets, are the hordes of bureaucrats, too many of whom are taking advantage of […]

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More GSA Hackarama

by Rick Olson April 17, 2012

“Experience has shown, that even under the best forms of government those entrusted with power have, in time, and by slow operations, perverted it into tyranny.”   —Thomas Jefferson On April 3rd I detailed the happenings of the GSA and their corrupt spending practices in, GSA, Clowns, Mindreaders and Sushi. So, this morning at 5:50 AM […]

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