Tag Archives: Follow the Money

Fortune 500’s Massive Use of Offshore Tax Havens

This article was first published in June of 2014 More than 70 percent of Fortune 500 companies maintain subsidiaries in offshore tax havens, according to a new report by the U.S. Public Interest Research Group Education Fund and Citizens for Tax Justice. The consumer groups say tax loopholes in the U.S. encourage the companies to use […]

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4 Reasons to Watch This Sunday’s “Full Measure”

Coming up on “Full Measure” this Sunday morning: 1. The maddening story of millions of your tax dollars wasted on a building nobody wanted or would ever use. 2. Scott Thuman’s report on concerns about Islamic extremist terrorists sneaking in among desperate refugees fleeing Syria. 3. An interview with Obama’s Ambassador to Syria who resigned […]

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Follow the Money: Sandy Disaster Relief Aid

[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 […]

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The Solis Recording: Did ex-Obama Labor Secretary Violate Hatch Act?

It’s no small event for a former presidential administration official to be under federal investigation, but there hasn’t seemed to be too much news media interest in the case of Obama’s ex-Labor Secretary Hilda Solis. On Wednesday this week, a White House spokesman told reporters at a press briefing, for the first time, that there’s […]

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The Secretive American Red Cross

According to ProPublica in a newly-published article: “Just how badly does the American Red Cross want to keep secret how it raised and spent over $300 million after Hurricane Sandy? The charity has hired a fancy law firm to fight a public request we filed with New York state, arguing that information about its Sandy […]

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Feed the Children Scandal: Follow the Money

“FEED THE CHILDREN” CHARITY UNDER FIRE Exclusive: CBS News Investigation into a Billion-Dollar-a-Year Charity That Solicited Aid for Haiti By Sharyl Attkisson – Feb. 18, 2010 “Feed the Children” is perhaps best known by its infomercials featuring founder, the Reverend Larry Jones. “For only $8 a month, you can help feed a child. Would you […]

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