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According to KCUR: When Brownback took office in January 2011, almost 39,000 Kansans received TANF, according to the Kansas Department for Children and Families, which administers the program. By September 2016, that number had fallen nearly 70 percent, to about 12,000: 3,000 adults and 9,000 children who represent about 0.4 percent of the state’s population. California investor who donated nearly $1M to Trump inauguration sentenced to 12 years in prison. A Federal Judge in California on Thursday sentenced a venture capitalist who donated nearly $1 million to former President Donald Trump's inaugural committee to 12 years in prison for falsifying records to hide his work as a foreign agent while lobbying high-level U.S. officials.
Imaad Zuberi was also fined $1.75 million and ordered to pay $15.7 million in restitution. Zuberi, 50, agreed to plead guilty in 2019 to tax evasion, filing false foreign agent registration records and providing almost $1 million in illegal campaign contributions to various presidential election campaigns and other candidates for elected office, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Central District of California. He previously donated to a host of Republican and Democratic politicians, including former Democratic presidential contender Hillary Clinton in 2015, Sen. Mayor, police chief and other city officials of Iowa town arrested over embezzlement, fraud schemes. The mayor, police chief, city clerk and a former city clerk of a town in Iowa have all been charged following a multi-year investigation that accuses them of misappropriating city funds, producing fraudulent public records, using a TASER on a civilian in exchange for cash and concealing embezzlement.
The Iowa Attorney General’s Office filed charges on Feb. 11, against the current and former public officials of the city of Armstrong, Iowa, located in Emmet County close to the Minnesota border, according to a statement released by the Emmet County Sheriff’s Office. “Mayor Greg Buum, police chief Craig Merrill, city clerk Tracie Lang, and former city clerk Connie Thackery were charged with felony and misdemeanor offenses in a 21-count joint trial information approved by the Emmet County District Court,” said Emmet County Sheriff’s office. Comparing presidential administrations by arrests and convictions: A warning for Trump appointees. Comparing scandals by administration.
Big name corporations more likely to commit fraud. By Sara Zaske, WSU News PULLMAN, Wash. – Fortune 500 firms with strong growth profiles are more susceptible to “cooking the books” than smaller, struggling companies, according to a recent study published in Justice Quarterly.
Researchers from Washington State University, Pennsylvania State University and Miami University examined the characteristics of more than 250 U.S. public corporations that were involved in financial securities fraud identified in Securities and Exchange Commission filings from 2005-2013. They were then compared to a control sample of firms that were not named in SEC fraud filings. Clear trends emerged in the risk of fraud including corporations that were listed in the Fortune 500, traded on the New York Stock Exchange and had strong growth expectations. Counterfeiting Stock - Explaining illegal naked shorting and stock manipulation. Counterfeiting Stock Illegal naked shorting and stock manipulation are two of Wall Street's deep, dark secrets.
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Trouble started after the Florida Department of Law Enforcement received a tip from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children regarding the uploading of child pornography at an IP address later traced to Milam’s home During a search warrant, agents saw devices containing child porn, with some depicting children as young as 3 engaged in sex acts, the report said. Trump Is Covering for Russia Again. We Deserve to Know Why. : politics. COVID-19 whistleblower Rebekah Jones on police raid, DeSantis. QAnon-Supporting GOP Candidate Arrested For Child Porn. A failed congressional candidate who gave support to the QAnon conspiracy theory was arrested in Louisiana this week for child pornography.
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Donald Trump and Jared Kushner receive $3.65m in PPP loan money intended for small businesses, report says. The news organisation analysed what businesses benefited from pandemic relief programs put in place by the federal government. Data from the Small Business Administration (SBA) found that the Trump Organisation as well as the Kushner Companies, which is owned by Mr Kushner’s family, received funding. More than 25 PPP loans were given to one of these businesses owned either by the Trump Organisation or Kushner Companies, NBC News reports. HuffPost is now a part of Verizon Media.
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‘Rampant corruption’ goes unpoliced as hundreds of billions fly out the door – Voice of Action. CDC gets list of forbidden words: Fetus, transgender, diversity. Ousted vaccine chief says administration put politics over science. Republicans prove they’ll never miss an opportunity to help the top 1% — not even during a pandemic. Iowa, Oklahoma and other states signal they could strip unemployment benefits from people who don’t return to work. Florida medical examiners were releasing coronavirus death data. The state made them stop. Roger Stone Deposition (Rage Compilation) Anti-Warren Troll Actively Endangers Lives With Right-Wing Quackery. How Big Pharma Will Profit From the Coronavirus. Twin Cities sales reps get $1.6M settlement after alleging VA was cheated out of millions - StarTribune.com. US edits National Stockpile website after Kushner claims it’s not for states. Trump Administration Alters National Stockpile Website To Cover Kushner Claims.
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