Trump Coup Criminals Waged War on US – Alex Newman

By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com  Journalist Alex Newman says the case against President Trump has proven to be an elaborate treasonous hoax and now is the time for consequences. Newman explains, “The time to prove this is finished. Everybody now knows this was a giant hoax. If this would have happened in any other country, imagine … Read moreTrump Coup Criminals Waged War on US – Alex Newman

Missouri Man Pleads Guilty to Providing Material Support to Terrorists

Ramiz Zijad Hodzic, 44, of St. Louis County, Missouri, pleaded guilty today to one count of conspiring to provide material support to terrorists and one count of providing material support to terrorists. Hodzic appeared today before Judge Catherine D. Perry who accepted his plea and set his sentencing for June 18, 2019. Assistant Attorney General … Read moreMissouri Man Pleads Guilty to Providing Material Support to Terrorists

Owner of Tulsa Software Company Indicted on Tax Charges

The owner of a computer software development company, who failed to pay over payroll taxes withheld from his employees’ wages and failed to file individual and corporate income tax returns, was indicted by a grand jury in Tulsa, Oklahoma, announced Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Richard E. Zuckerman of the Justice Department’s Tax Division and … Read moreOwner of Tulsa Software Company Indicted on Tax Charges

Former Chief Financial Officer at Publicly Traded Transportation Company Charged with $245 Million Securities and Accounting Fraud Scheme; Two Other Defendants Previously Indicted Charged with Additional Offenses

The former chief financial officer (CFO) of Roadrunner Transportation Systems Inc. (Roadrunner), a publicly traded transportation and trucking company formerly headquartered in Cudahy, Wisconsin, was charged in a superseding indictment unsealed today for his alleged role in a complex securities and accounting fraud scheme that resulted in a loss of more than $245 million in … Read moreFormer Chief Financial Officer at Publicly Traded Transportation Company Charged with $245 Million Securities and Accounting Fraud Scheme; Two Other Defendants Previously Indicted Charged with Additional Offenses

Former Vice President of Commercial Flooring Contractor Charged With Bid Rigging

“Today’s charge is the first of what we expect to be many in this ongoing investigation into bid rigging,” said Assistant Attorney General Delrahim.  “Any collusion by commercial flooring contractors exploits local communities whose schools, hospitals, charities, and businesses are entitled to the benefits of competitive bidding.  The Justice Department and our law enforcement partners … Read moreFormer Vice President of Commercial Flooring Contractor Charged With Bid Rigging

Securus Technologies Abandons Proposed Acquisition of Inmate Calling Solutions After Justice Department and the Federal Communications Commission Informed Parties of Concerns

“Securus and ICS have a history of competing aggressively to win state and local contracts by offering better financial terms, lower calling rates, and more innovative technology and services.  This merger would have eliminated that competition, plain and simple,” said Makan Delrahim, Assistant Attorney General of the Department of Justice’s Antitrust Division.  “The companies’ decision … Read moreSecurus Technologies Abandons Proposed Acquisition of Inmate Calling Solutions After Justice Department and the Federal Communications Commission Informed Parties of Concerns

Micronesian Government Official Pleads Guilty to Money Laundering Scheme Involving FCPA Violations

A Micronesian government official pleaded guilty yesterday to a money laundering charge involving bribes made to corruptly secure engineering and project management contracts from the government of the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM), in violation of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), announced Assistant Attorney General Brian A. Benczkowski of the Justice Department’s Criminal Division … Read moreMicronesian Government Official Pleads Guilty to Money Laundering Scheme Involving FCPA Violations

Justice Department Alleges Conditions in Alabama Men’s Prisons Violate the Constitution

The Department of Justice’s Civil Rights Division and the U.S. Attorney’s Offices for the Northern, Middle, and Southern Districts of Alabama today concluded that there is reasonable cause to believe that the conditions in Alabama’s prisons for men violate the Eighth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution. The Department concluded that there is reasonable cause to … Read moreJustice Department Alleges Conditions in Alabama Men’s Prisons Violate the Constitution

“HOW BORDER SECURITY FAILURES MAKE US SICK: The hypocrisy in our immigration debate.”

Hi Gang: On April 1, 2019 FrontPage published my latest article: HOW BORDER SECURITY FAILURES MAKE US SICK: The hypocrisy in our immigration debate. Kindly forward this e-mail to your senators and congressional representatives and to as many folks as you can and then ask that those to whom you send this forward it along … Read more“HOW BORDER SECURITY FAILURES MAKE US SICK: The hypocrisy in our immigration debate.”

U.S. Department of Commerce Issues Affirmative Preliminary Determination in the Countervailing Duty Investigation of Imports of Aluminum Wire and Cable from China

U.S. Department of Commerce Issues Affirmative Preliminary Determination in the Countervailing Duty Investigation of Imports of Aluminum Wire and Cable from China kcpullen@doc.gov Tue, 04/02/2019 – 17:48 Trade enforcement FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, April 2, 2019 Office of Public Affairs (202) 482-4883 publicaffairs@doc.gov Today, the U.S. Department of Commerce announced the affirmative preliminary determination in … Read moreU.S. Department of Commerce Issues Affirmative Preliminary Determination in the Countervailing Duty Investigation of Imports of Aluminum Wire and Cable from China

PRESS RELEASE: SAALT hosts Congressional Briefing “Detention, Hunger Strikes, Deported to Death”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEAESE April 2, 2019 On April 2, SAALT and immigrant justice partners UndocuBlack Network, Detention Watch Network, United We Dream, Freedom for Immigrants, Sikh Coalition, Sikh American Legal Defense and Education Fund (SALDEF) hosted a Congressional Briefing on Capitol Hill to draw immediate attention to the rise in South Asians seeking asylum in … Read morePRESS RELEASE: SAALT hosts Congressional Briefing “Detention, Hunger Strikes, Deported to Death”

Is iodized salt increasing risk of high blood pressure, ADHD?

Agra, April 2 (IANS) While universal iodization of salt helped control iodine deficiency disorders, it could be increasing the risk of high blood pressure — a leading cause of heart ailments — especially in the elderly, says retired Col Rajesh Chauhan, in his latest book. The book, titled “Could universal iodisation of salt be the chief … Read moreIs iodized salt increasing risk of high blood pressure, ADHD?

Axne Amendment to Violence Against Women Act Moves Forward

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Rep. Cindy Axne’s amendment to the bipartisan reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) advanced out of the Rules Committee to the full House for approval. The Axne amendment would increase STOP grant funding for local law enforcement agencies and community organizations to better combat and prosecute violence against women. … Read moreAxne Amendment to Violence Against Women Act Moves Forward

Key Republicans Join Democrats in Opposing Trump on Central America

Several key Republicans have declared their opposition to President Donald Trump’s order to freeze direct aid to El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras, including the ranking Republican on the House Foreign Relations Committee, Rep. Mike McCaul (R-TX). These GOP critics offered the same argument as the Democrats, namely that cutting off funds to anti-poverty and law … Read moreKey Republicans Join Democrats in Opposing Trump on Central America

Key Republicans Join Democrats in Opposing Trump on Central America

published 2019-04-02 15:07:55 by John Hayward Several key Republicans have declared their opposition to President Donald Trump’s order to freeze direct aid to El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras, including the ranking Republican on the House Foreign Relations Committee, Rep. Mike McCaul (R-TX). These GOP critics offered the same argument as the Democrats, namely that cutting … Read moreKey Republicans Join Democrats in Opposing Trump on Central America

Harvard professor to be honored with prestigious global health award

NRI Pulse Staff Report Atlanta, GA, April 2, 2019: Harvard Medical School professor, Dr Vikram Harshad Patel, will receive the John Dirks Canada Gairdner Award for Global Health. This honor recognizes the world’s top scientists and their outstanding achievements in global health research. Laureates receive a $100,000 cash honorarium and will be formally presented with their … Read moreHarvard professor to be honored with prestigious global health award

Department of Commerce Disappointed with the House Committee on Oversight and Reform Vote to Subpoena Documents

Department of Commerce Disappointed with the House Committee on Oversight and Reform Vote to Subpoena Documents The Secretary of Commerce Voluntarily Testified Before the Committee and the Department Has Turned Over 11,500 Pages of Documents, While the House Committee Provided Only One Day for the Department’s Response kcpullen@doc.gov Tue, 04/02/2019 – 14:48 2020 Census FOR … Read moreDepartment of Commerce Disappointed with the House Committee on Oversight and Reform Vote to Subpoena Documents

H4 EAD Lawsuit – Summary of DHS’s Appellee Brief filed – April 1-2019

The litigation on H4 EAD has been going on for a very long time as you can see full details at article History of H4 EAD Lawsuit and Timeline.  DHS’s brief was due on April 1st, and they complied with the date by filing their brief late last night at 10:46 PM. It is a … Read moreH4 EAD Lawsuit – Summary of DHS’s Appellee Brief filed – April 1-2019

Full Committee Oversight Hearing: “MISSION Critical: Assessing the Technology to Support Community Care”

On Tuesday, April 2, 2019, the Committee on Veterans’ Affairs full committee will hold an oversight hearing entitled “MISSION Critical: Assessing the Technology to Support Community Care.” The committee will meet at 2:00 p.m. in room 2360 of the Rayburn House Office Building. Watch the meeting here Meeting documents can be found here Please follow and like … Read moreFull Committee Oversight Hearing: “MISSION Critical: Assessing the Technology to Support Community Care”

(What’s Left of) Our Economy: More Signs That U.S. Metals’ Tariffs are Winning

As known by readers of RealityChek, President Trump’s tariffs on metals have worked out impressively since their imposition in March, 2018. Specifically, domestic output in tariff-ed steel and aluminum has rebounded impressively, and employment has increased, too. Price inflation has been contained. And partly as a result, production and hiring in the metals-using sectors widely … Read more(What’s Left of) Our Economy: More Signs That U.S. Metals’ Tariffs are Winning

H.Res.274

Providing for consideration of the joint resolution (S.J. Res. 7) to direct the removal of United States Armed Forces from hostilities in the Republic of Yemen that have not been authorized by Congress; providing for consideration of the resolution (H. Res. 271) Condemning the Trump Administration’s Legal Campaign to Take Away Americans’ Health Care; and … Read moreH.Res.274

RSG091: Nick Abouzeid on the State of the Scooter Industry in 2019

2018 was the year of the scooter. Here at RSG, one of our top posts was about how to be a Charger, and three of our top five videos on the YouTube channel were about scooters. Today, we’re going to get an update from someone who knows a ton about the industry, from charging scooters … Read moreRSG091: Nick Abouzeid on the State of the Scooter Industry in 2019

U.S. Department of Commerce Issues Affirmative Preliminary Determination in the Countervailing Duty Investigation of Imports of Refillable Stainless Steel Kegs from China

U.S. Department of Commerce Issues Affirmative Preliminary Determination in the Countervailing Duty Investigation of Imports of Refillable Stainless Steel Kegs from China kcpullen@doc.gov Tue, 04/02/2019 – 10:51 Trade enforcement FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, April 1, 2019 Office of Public Affairs (202) 482-4883 publicaffairs@doc.gov Today, the U.S. Department of Commerce announced the affirmative preliminary determination in … Read moreU.S. Department of Commerce Issues Affirmative Preliminary Determination in the Countervailing Duty Investigation of Imports of Refillable Stainless Steel Kegs from China

Invisible People Receives $25k from Craig Newmark Philanthropies

Unrestricted gift from craigslist founder to support work to educate the public on homelessness Invisible People has received a $25,000 unrestricted gift from Craig Newmark Philanthropies to support the nonprofit’s efforts to educate the public on homelessness. This generous gift … Continue reading → The post Invisible People Receives $25k from Craig Newmark Philanthropies appeared … Read moreInvisible People Receives $25k from Craig Newmark Philanthropies