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Outrage after NY School District Spends $150,000 for Senior Trip to Disney

The Shoreham-Wading River Central School District billed taxpayers to the sum of $153,000 for this year’s Shoreham-Wading River High School senior trip to Orlando, Florida, i.e., Disney World to be exact. Because theirs is a sense of entitlement the trip was billed as a “a priceless educational experience.”  Did Shoreham-Wading ...
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Tool tracks freewheeling congressional spending

Watchdog.org by Johnny Kampis The average member of the 114th Congress, across both parties, voted to spend nearly $2 trillion in taxpayer money over the next decade. That’s one of the top takeaways from a new congressional spending tracking tool developed by the nonpartisan Coalition to Reduce Spending. The website ...
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Trump to Boeing on New Air Force One Contract: “Cancel Order!”

President-elect, Donald Trump, took Boeing to task on the cost of building a new Air Force One for the use future presidents.  In an early morning tweet, Trump informed Boeing $4 billion for the new Boeing 747 was too steep, “Cancel order.” SIDEBAR What are those loud booms going ...
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Obama’s America: Gun toting paper-pushers now outnumber US Marines

Conservative Firing Line by TK Whiteman Ronald Reagan once quipped that nine of the most terrifying words in the English language are “I’m from the government, and I’m here to help.” Yet if The Great Communicator were alive today he very well may tack on four more words to ...
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Administration Hiding at Least $60 Billion in Regulatory Costs – AAF

American Action Forum by Sam Batkins   It should be easy enough for the federal government to display the recordkeeping and reporting requirements of federal regulation. If regulators have already performed initial calculations and taken public comment on that arithmetic, all that’s left is to publish those findings. However, ...
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$8,314,529,850,339.07: Debt Up $70,612.91 Per Household in Obama’s First 7 Years

    CNS News  By Terence P. Jeffrey The debt of the federal government increased by $8,314,529,850,339.07 in President Barack Obama’s first seven years in office, according to official data published by the U.S. Treasury. That equals $70,612.91 in net federal borrowing for each of the 117,480,000 households that ...
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ACTION ALERT: Omnibus spending bill is the most important target to rein-in refugee program!

It is also the hardest to accomplish, but this—the power of the purse —is the real Constitutional power that Congress has (if they would learn to use it). The last thing Speaker Paul Ryan wants is to have a budget battle over refugees in the coming days….He will have to decide whose side he is on! There is much you can do this week and you must get involved because the NO borders pushers [...]

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Charity Backs off $50 Million Plan to House Illegal Alien Children in Luxury Hotel Resort

Charity Backs off $50 Million Plan to House Illegal Alien Children in Luxury Hotel Resort
  Fox News, Todd Starnes A plan to house hundreds of illegal immigrant children at a multimillion-dollar hotel complex in Texas was scuttled after the prospect of taxpayers footing the bill for luxury lodging proved too much of a public relations obstacle. BCFS, previously known as Baptist Child and Family ...
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