Tag: GAI

Steve Bannon on Wall Street Reform: ‘It’s Not That Money Controls Washington. Washington Controls the Money’

Stephen K. Bannon (or, for those who want to maximize their SEO, Steve Bannon) — president-elect Donald Trump’s pick for White House chief strategist — made his pet issues known long before joining Trump’s insurgent presidential campaign. Now, Americans can reflect on what issues Bannon may take on within a Trump White House — and it does not look good for the culture of corruption in Washington, DC.

Trump Campaign to John Podesta: Resign or Come Clean on Owning Shares in Putin-Connected Company

The Donald Trump presidential campaign is demanding that Hillary Clinton’s campaign chairman John Podesta come clean about the details surrounding his membership on the executive board of an energy company, Joule Unlimited, which received millions from a Putin-connected Russian government fund and the “75,000 common shares” Podesta owned and had transferred to a holding company called Leonidio LLC.

John Podesta Trends on Facebook After Peter Schweizer’s Russia Revelation

Hillary Clinton’s campaign chairman John Podesta was trending on North American Facebook Monday after myriad media outlets, including The Wall Street Journal, New York Post, and the Daily Mail, published stories based on research from Breitbart News Senior Editor-at-Large and Government Accountability Institute (GAI) President Peter Schweizer. That research reveals details surrounding Podesta’s membership on the executive board of an energy company, Joule Unlimited, which received millions from a Putin-connected Russian government fund.

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Report: Hillary Clinton’s Campaign Mgr John Podesta Sat on Board of Company that Bagged $35 Million from Putin-Connected Russian Govt Fund

Hillary Clinton’s campaign chairman John Podesta sat on the board of a small energy company alongside Russian officials that received $35 million from a Putin-connected Russian government fund, a relationship Podesta failed to fully disclose on his federal financial disclosures as required by law.

Mark Levin Calls for Investigation into Obama Intel Briefings

Mark Levin Calls for Investigation into Obama Intel Briefings

On Tuesday, conservative radio talk show host Mark Levin called for an investigation into the contents of President Barack Obama’s daily intelligence briefings that warned of the Islamic State’s (ISIS) rise years ago–a claim substantiated by Obama’s own national security

FNC's Outnumbered Slams Obama Over Breitbart GAI Report

FNC's Outnumbered Slams Obama Over Breitbart GAI Report

The hosts on Tuesday’s “Outnumbered” on the Fox News Channel slammed the president for trying to blame the failure to anticipate the rise of ISIS in light of a new report by Breitbart News showing that the Government Accountability Institute’s

Eric Cantor Eyes $1 Million Salary on Wall Street

Eric Cantor Eyes $1 Million Salary on Wall Street

Former Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA) is considering hedge fund, private equity, and big bank job offers that could bag him over $1 million a year, reports Politico. “There are two famous streets in America that would be glad to

USA Today: Congress Quietly Defanging STOCK Act

USA Today: Congress Quietly Defanging STOCK Act

The USA Today editorial board blasted Congress for its recent efforts to undermine the Stop Trading On Congressional Knowledge (STOCK) Act which banned members of Congress from profiting off of insider knowledge when making investments.  As USA Today noted, a book

Obama on Benghazi: 'It's Not Serious'

Obama on Benghazi: 'It's Not Serious'

At a 60-person Democratic fundraiser Monday night, President Barack Obama told donors that debates over scandals such as Benghazi and Obamacare are pointless. “The debate we’re having now is about what, Benghazi? Obamacare? And it becomes this endless loop. It’s

'60 Minutes' to Re-Air Peter Schweizer 'Slush Fund' Exposé

'60 Minutes' to Re-Air Peter Schweizer 'Slush Fund' Exposé

This Sunday, 60 Minutes will re-air an investigative report by award-winning CBS reporter Steve Kroft and Government Accountability Institute (GAI) President and Breitbart News Senior Editor-at-Large Peter Schweizer that revealed how members of Congress exploit leadership PAC loopholes to bankroll lavish

FLASHBACK: Obama and Sebelius Failed to Meet on Affordable Care Act

FLASHBACK: Obama and Sebelius Failed to Meet on Affordable Care Act

Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius has reportedly resigned and will leave the administration on Friday.  Sebelius has been under fire since the botched launch of Obamacare and the HealthCare.gov website. The New York Times reports that President Barack Obama accepted

Two Texas Men Charged with $1.9 Million Food Stamp Fraud

Two Texas Men Charged with $1.9 Million Food Stamp Fraud

Dallas convenience store owner Kamardeen Ogunleye and manager Robert Gordon have been charged with running a food stamp scam costing taxpayers $1.9 million. The scheme, laid out in an indictment unsealed on Friday, alleges that Ogunleye and Gordon bought food