Archive | May, 2016

The Whistleblower, Hillary Clinton and your tax dollars

Tomorrow morning on Full Measure, an encore presentation of The Whistleblower. It’s the incredible real life saga of Brad Birkenfeld who blew the whistle on politically-connected Americans hiding their money illegally in Swiss bank accounts. But his whistleblowing didn’t go quite as expected. In a deal brokered by then Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, the […]

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69+ Examples of the Violent Legacy of Fast and Furious

(Image above: 42 weapons recovered by Mexican military in Naco, Sonora, Mexico, 20 Nov 2009. Operation Fast and Furious suspect Uriel Patino bought 19 of the weapons one to two weeks earlier. From: Justice Dept. Inspector General) Updated May 26, 2016 with info from newly-revealed government documents Since 2011, the Justice Department has refused repeated requests from […]

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“Full Measure” receives Finalist recognition from Gerald Loeb awards

Above image: a Full Measure shoot on Capitol Hill Thanks to the UCLA Anderson School of Management for selecting our reporting, “Taxpayer Beware,” as a Finalist in the 2016 Gerald Loeb awards —and congratulations to the other finalists. We are very appreciative of the recognition given to our new broadcast and its mission of reporting […]

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Who’s funding Hillary, Donald & Bernie?

Where is the big money behind the presidential candidates coming from? Sunday on Full Measure we’ll dig into the campaign war chests of Democrats Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders, and Republican Donald Trump. Who’s raised the most from individual donors? Super PACs? Also on our program, are we headed for a future with a genderless […]

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Six Degrees of Separation Among Trump Critics

It’s standard practice for surrogates to go after political opponents. But the attacker’s connections to the candidate aren’t always clear—or disclosed by the news media. Univision anchor Jorge Ramos issues aggressive diatribes against Trump, Univision cancels airing of Trump’s Miss USA pageant, Univision CEO “rips into Donald Trump.” Six degrees of separation: Univision is owned […]

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“Is HuffPo under Big Pharma’s tent?”–Lance Simmens

Surprising accusations of “censorship” against popular online website from prominent liberal author, activist and longtime contributor Lance Simmens has written approximately 180 articles for The Huffington Post. But his prolific career as a HuffPo blogger came to an abrupt halt on April 15 when he wrote on a subject that turned out to be Kryptonite. […]

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New flood of illegal immigrant youth: are they in peril in U.S.?

You probably haven’t heard about it, but there’s a new flood of illegal immigrant children crossing Mexico’s border into the U.S.: more than 23,000 in the past six months. Our investigation found that thousands of these children have been placed with sponsors who have criminal records–even for sexual abuse and homicide. How could this happen? […]

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