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Matthew Whitaker Abandoned Iowa Taxpayer-Funded Project In 2016

1 month ago   |   By The Huffington Post

The acting attorney general's history as a former federal prosecutor, and critic of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation has come under scrutiny.
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Whitaker abandoned taxpayer-funded project in Iowa in 2016

Whitaker abandoned taxpayer-funded project in Iowa in 2016

1 month ago   |   By KCCI

Several contractors went unpaid, and a process server for one contractor could not even find Whitaker or his company to serve him with a lawsuit.
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Whitaker abandoned taxpayer-funded project in Iowa in 2016

Whitaker abandoned taxpayer-funded project in Iowa in 2016

1 month ago   |   By My Sanantonio

DES MOINES, Iowa - While in private business, acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker walked away from a taxpayer-subsidized apartment-rehabilitation project in Iowa after years of cost overruns, delays and other problems, public records show.
The city of Des Moines ultimately yanked an affordable housing loan that Whitaker's company had been awarded, and another lender began foreclosure proceedings after Whitaker defaulted on a separate loan for nearly $700,000. Several contractors complained they were not paid, and a process server for one contractor could not even find Whitaker or his...
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Robert De Niro Dumps On Trump Again, Compares His Presidency To A 'Nightmare'

Robert De Niro Dumps On Trump Again, Compares His Presidency To A 'Nightmare'

“We've seen horrible things over the years, but this is one of the worst that I have ever seen,” the actor said in a CNN interview. Read more ...

Trump Defender Alan Dershowitz Argues That Lying To The FBI Isn't A Crime

Trump Defender Alan Dershowitz Argues That Lying To The FBI Isn't A Crime

The judge should nix a guilty plea from former Trump aide Michael Flynn, the law professor said. Read more ...

Michael Flynn's Business Partner Indicted Ahead of Trump Aide's Sentencing

Michael Flynn's Business Partner Indicted Ahead of Trump Aide's Sentencing

Bijan Kian was indicted on charges of acting as an agent of Turkey, which wanted to extradite a cleric living in the U.S. Read more ...

In Surprise, Longtime Senator Is Retiring

In Surprise, Longtime Senator Is Retiring

Three terms is enough for Lamar Alexander. The 78-year-old Republican senator from Tennessee said Monday that he will run not for re-election in 2020. Both Politico and the... Read more ...

Bombshell ObamaCare Ruling Hinges on a Key Principle

Bombshell ObamaCare Ruling Hinges on a Key Principle

A Texas judge delivered a bombshell ruling on ObamaCare Friday night, declaring that the Affordable Care Act is unconstitutional. US District Court Judge Reed O'Connor ruled... Read more ...

Trump Administration 'Absolutely' Prepared to Force Shutdown

Trump Administration 'Absolutely' Prepared to Force Shutdown

Pushing the government to the brink of a partial shutdown, the White House is insisting that Congress provide $5 billion to build a wall along the US-Mexico border despite... Read more ...

Roger Stone Admits Using InfoWars to Spread Lies

Roger Stone Admits Using InfoWars to Spread Lies

Roger Stone, the Trump confidant recently praised by the president for his truthfulness, has agreed to run ads in national newspapers apologizing for spreading lies. As part of... Read more ...

How Does Your Community Debate Controversial Issues?

How Does Your Community Debate Controversial Issues?

Today, there's a lot of talk about civility - and incivility - and who gets to define what those words actually mean. So we want to know: how is all of this playing out where... Read more ...

Bonkers New Trump Campaign Ad Begs Supporters To Call And Thank Him

Bonkers New Trump Campaign Ad Begs Supporters To Call And Thank Him

New spot claims Trump has "achieved more during his time in office than any president in history." Read more ...

CNN Supercut Nails Rudy Giuliani's 180-Degree Flip On Crime Under Donald Trump

CNN Supercut Nails Rudy Giuliani's 180-Degree Flip On Crime Under Donald Trump

“This is simply so astonishing, this is a very big change for a man who once said ‘there were no ‘small crimes.'” Read more ...