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Capital Hill Problems-Two Homes are Expensive

Talk about out of touch: 1 in every 94 homes were foreclosed in 2013 9.3 million homes were  reported to be "deeply underwater," meaning borrowers owed at least 25% more on their mortgage than the homes was worth And some members of Congress who: Make 174,000 annually and work three...

This! Ex-Connecticut Governor John G. Rowland Indicted Again

If convicted of a crime resulting in felony or greater psychological testing should be mandatory.  If a personality trends unfavorably to a personality disorder where there is no rehabilitation the person should not be allowed to hold public office, be appointed by the government to...

Why Would Former IRS Official Lois Lerner Not Be Transparent?

If you're asked a question and you know the answer why wouldn't you answer it?  Maybe because it incriminates you or maybe you don't feel safe, or maybe both.   Former IRS Official Lois Lerner was held in contempt of Congress for refusing to talk...

You’re Annoying….No Really

I can at times suck the air out of a room, not on purpose, but it can happen.  Is it attractive? Nope.  Am I aware when it's happening? Sometimes.  Do I have tunnel vision when working on a problem? Yep.  I can be like a...

Windfall for 2% of Medicare Doctors! Is it Fraud?

April 9, 2015 Florida ophthalmologist Salomon Melgen who received $20.8 million from Medicare. Medicare data giving a breakdown of each physician was paid was just released.  I'm guessing there are at least few doctors and those at CMS (Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services) that wish the list...

The FDA and The Socipathic Business Model™ Case Study

The essence of good government is trust. Kathleen Sebelius From JAMA:  The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) acted without regard for employees’ whistleblower rights, according to a joint staff report released February 26 by Rep Darrell Issa (R, Calif), chairman of the House Committee on Oversight...

UPDATED The IRS WINS $373 Million Case Study

UPDATED April 9, 2014 New information changes this story dramatically. $373 million collected from tax fraud whistleblowers 122 awards for a total of $53 million For the case study the money was divided equally among all whistleblowers but We had a good year with the IRS Whistleblower Program because they paid one...

Starbucks and Rats on Cocaine…Same thing!

I write from Starbuck's often or like any day ending in 'y.'  I used to drink a Grande hot chai tea with about eleven or twenty Splenda. Then a friend informed me that  our bodies basically now can't tell the difference Splenda and sugar so...

The SEC and The Sociopathic Business Model™ Case Study

Here's an interesting theory that many potentially exploit at the expense of the taxpaying citizens (not to mention insulting): media and government are often thought to write stories to an eight-grade readability level.  Yep, let that soak in for a minute.  So is it so much...