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IRS Hits Oakland Pot Shop With $2.4M Tax Bill

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – The federal government has found a new weapon in its war on marijuana — the tax man. A San Francisco Bay area medical marijuana dispensary that promotes itself as the world's largest has been hit with a $2.4 million tax bill following an audit by the Internal Revenue Service, the dispensary…

Fed audit red herring or true?

The first ever GAO audit of the Federal Reserve was carried out in the past few months due to the Ron Paul, Alan Grayson Amendment to the Dodd-Frank bill, which passed last year. Jim DeMint, a Republican Senator, and Bernie Sanders, an independent Senator, led the charge for a Federal Reserve audit in the Senate,…

Stop the MADDmess

Pres. Clinton, VP Al Gore, Supreme Court Justices quoted MADD/NHTSA/FARS stats that were outright lies. Table with stats then versus now, that have been “corrected” by NHTSA/FARS. 10.5 Billion dollars a year to select few pockets. and more.,

Romney secretly and illegally funded Perry

It might be hard to imagine after last week’s GOP presidential slugfest, but there was a time not too long ago when a group headed by Mitt Romney quietly—and a judge says illegally—helped Rick Perry’s political career in Texas and set the stage for his new nemesis to rise on the national stage.

McCain Bill Is Lethal Injection For Internet Freedom

Republican Senator John McCain has introduced legislation that would fine blogs up to $300,000 for offensive statements, photos and videos posted by visitors on comment boards, effectively nixing the open exchange of ideas on the Internet, providing a lethal injection for unrestrained opinion, and acting as the latest attack tool to chill freedom of speech…

Jon Stewart’s Liberal Challenge to Ron Paul

Since the New Deal, we've not gone a decade without the government's going to war or invading a non-threatening nation, causing civilian deaths, removing civil liberties or otherwise compromising our Constitutional Rights, or setting up a new program or department that, while doing some good, fails to satisfy the stated purpose for which it was…

Feds Sold Guns To Drug Gangs

This just might be the smoking gun we’ve been waiting for to break the festering “Fast and Furious” gun-running scandal wide open: the Department of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives apparently ordered one of its own agents to purchase firearms with taxpayer money, and sell them directly to a Mexican drug cartel.