Here's what's coming up on Full Measure Sun. April 21, 2019.
Sen. Charles Grassley
[This story was first published on July 18, 2014] Here's my Follow the Money story for Sinclair TV affiliates on questionable spending of federal Sandy disaster relief money. While thousands of homeowners still await relief with help from billions of your tax dollars--the federal government was granting special waivers to let the money be spent […]
I’ve been a reporter for 30 years at CBS News, PBS, CNN and in local news. My producers and I have probed countless political, corporate, charitable and financial stories ranging from Iraq contract waste and fraud under Bush to green energy waste under Obama to consumer stories relating to the drug industry. [button link="http://www.thefederalistpapers.org/us/sharyll-attkissons-powerful-testimony-indicts-obama-holder-doj-will-america-care"]See video […]
With Republicans now in the majority in the U.S. Senate, they have new political muscle to flex and are hoping that oversight inquires once relegated to a black hole can finally yield responses. That's why the new chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, Sen. Charles Grassley, is renewing pressure for the Department of Justice to […]
A thought-provoking article in Time regarding the federal contracts given to house tens of thousands of illegal immigrant children. It highlights the role of a nonprofit called "BCFS" which, according to Time, has received more than $280 million since December to operate temporary housing shelters for children who illegally cross the Mexican border into the […]
New emails reviewed by the House Ways and Means Committee in the IRS targeting investigation revealed something that might knock the probe up another notch: IRS manager Lois Lerner allegedly sought to have the circumstances surrounding a speaking invitation to Sen. Charles Grassley, a Republican from Iowa, referred for IRS examination. “We have seen a […]
The Veterans Affairs (VA) scandal over patient waiting lists is raising new questions about paid leave policy for federal employees who are under investigation. Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) is asking Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki to provide details of VA employees who have been placed on leave. "It would add insult to injury for any wronged veterans […]