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On the ballot this November is a historic opportunity for Floridians to vote on the best slate of constitutional amendments ever — a huge property tax cut, term limits for elected officials and cleaning up government corruption. First, I've been working with Gov. Rick Scott since 2010 to cut taxes and keep them ...
Mexico is a poverty factory," Lopez Obrador said during the first of presidential debates among presidential hopefuls Sunday night, adding, that government corruption was one of Mexico's biggest issues, not organized crime. The three-time candidate and former Mexico City mayor said the government ...

“For the past two years, Project Six investigators have talked to hundreds of Illinoisans to listen to their stories and investigate their reports of government corruption and misconduct. We are so proud of the results we were able to accomplish in that short time, and I know that our work helped give a voice to ...
As a corruption investigation into President Trump's personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, is underway, here are three books that delve into the history and consequences of political misconduct in the United States. Photo. CORRUPTION IN AMERICA From Benjamin Franklin's Snuff Box to Citizens United
London, 16 Apr - Yet more protests from angry farmers have been held in Isfahan, central Iran, over the Iranian Government's corruption and mismanagement that is exacerbating the drought crisis in the country. Reports gathered from social media show that the protests began again on Friday and carried ...
LIMA, Peru -- Leaders from throughout the Americas vowed Saturday to confront systemic corruption with an accord aimed at improving transparency and boosting civil society at a time when graft scandals plague many of their own governments. President Donald Trump's administration challenged Latin ...

Earlier this month a group of Mexican reporters received Spanish-speaking media's highest journalistic honor for an investigation that uncovered uncomfortable truths about Mexico's university system. Long considered pillars of integrity in a country rife with corruption, investigative reporters revealed that ...
Government corruption fuels Trump witch hunt. Thank you for being one of our most loyal readers. Please consider supporting community journalism by subscribing to The Wilson Times. Posted Thursday, April 12, 2018 9:25 pm. On April 9, attorney-client privilege ended. Free speech ended in Berkeley weeks ago and the ...
“This two week course, really, is being launched under the spectre of the United States State Department's report yet again impaling us for our fight against money laundering and corruption. I noticed they have added government corruption and that's what my government has been fighting for the past three ...
The FKNK hunters' federation wants the government to take action against BBC presenter Chris Packham for having told a European Parliament meeting that there was corruption in the Maltese government. The federation said the allegation was made on March 22 at a round table meeting which ...
... US and World News · Community · Police Blotter · Politics · Business · Entertainment · Schools · Shore News Network. Toms River · Brick · Jackson · Lakewood · Howell · Berkeley · REPORT NEWS · Home New Jersey Pennacchio, Jersey Politicians Trying to Reign in Appointee Government Corruption.
President Moon Jae-in underscored an eradication of entrenched corruption as a springboard to widespread government reform during a meeting with heads of government agencies on Monday. At the first meeting on government strategy for innovation at the Central Government Complex in central Seoul, ...
Congress President Rahul Gandhi delivered a short address and inaugurated the second day of the party's plenary session today at the Constitution Club in New Delhi, his first since he took over the reins of the grand old party last December. Gandhi said that this is the only symbol (Congress party symbol) ...
BRATISLAVA, Slovakia — Trying to maintain its grip on power, Slovakia's governing party announced on Monday that the interior minister would step down, and pledged a thorough investigation into the killing of a young journalist who was investigating government corruption in the small Central European ...
KARACHI: Recently, I visited the Property Tax Department SITE office in Karachi, to inquire about a show-cause notice issued concerning a plot located in the same locality. Contrary to the claims of the department and to our unawareness we had been previously issued a tax challan for the same in July ...
Protesters flooded Slovak National Uprising square in Bratislava, rallying under the slogan 'For a Decent Slovakia'. (Photo: AFP/Joe Klamar). 10 Mar 2018 04:21AM. Share this content. Bookmark. BRATISLAVA: Tens of thousands of Slovaks on Friday (Mar 9) protested against the government and corruption, following the ...
Sen. Joey Hensley, a Republican from Hohenwald and a medical examiner, has introduced a bill to make autopsy reports secret. Rep. Eddie Smith of Knoxville is carrying the bill in the House. The legislation may sound like a mom-and-apple-pie proposition to the average citizen. After all, what reporter ...

On Tuesday, a bipartisan bill was introduced by Congressmen Stephen F. Lynch (D-MA) and Keith Rothfus (R-PA), that would help U.S. authorities combat terrorist financing and foreign government corruption. The Kleptocracy Asset Recovery Rewards Act (H.R. 5101), would establish a rewards program ...
Leon G. Wigrizer, 90, a lawyer who used his position as the U.S. Treasury Department's first inspector general to root out corruption during the Carter administration and later placed a similar spotlight on city government under Philadelphia Mayor W. Wilson Goode, died Saturday, Feb. 24, of congestive ...
An Israeli court issued an order to extend the detention of Stella Handler, the CEO of the telecom giant Bezeq, by another six days on Wednesday as part of the widening investigation of corruption and improper government influence at the company. The probe, dubbed Case 4000, began as an Israel ...
If this story proves true, it would constitute the worst case of government corruption in Israel's history. One shocking aspect of it is the very fact that someone thought such a senior, experienced judge could be bribed with the offer of a lofty position into swaying judicial decisions. In that, it differs from the ...
HYDERABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has started working on a white paper that will reveal the alleged corruption of the Pakistan Peoples Party's (PPP) Sindh government. PTI Sindh President MNA Dr Arif Alvi said that party chief Imran Khan had directed the provincial leadership to prepare the ...
Eldad Yaniv, one of the leaders of the anti-Netanyahu government corruption protests, speaks in Tel Aviv. Feb 3, 2018Moti Milrod. Netanyahu can solve his wife's problem with one sentence · The glory days of the opposition · Recording of Sara Netanyahu screaming is just the tip of the iceberg. Hundreds of ...
The Washington Post does not do much investigating of waste, fraud, and abuse in federal agencies anymore, but it has done a great job with the Fat Leonard Navy corruption scandal. I discussed prior WaPo stories on the scandal here and here. The newspaper has another pair of stories today (here and ...
Spanish researchers created a uniquely-purposed computer model that can figure out the likelihood of government corruption. Their model is based on A.I. neural networks and can predict where in the provinces of the country corruption is more probable based on economic and political variables.
I'm concerned about the level at which corruption is taking place in our country. South Africa and the world will forever remember Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela. Madiba was a person of principles with clear elements of success as a leader and overall greatness. He understood the vital importance of the ...
The last couple of years have surely dented everyone's faith in humanity. In South Africa, the state capture saga has implicated politicians, cops, prosecutors, banks, and businesses. The horrifying listeriosis outbreak and the almost-equally horrifying corporate response to it have underlined the sense that ...
There are three important value propositions, or applications, for blockchain in combatting government corruption: verifying identity, registering assets, and tracking transactions. “Blockchain's decentralized nature and the immutability of its records make it a powerful tool in the fight against the worst crimes, ...
VIJAYAWADA: After keeping low for few days, on the ally TDP's criticism of Union government BJP state unit has now come with counter strategy. Though the state party leaders were told that the alliance will continue, the fight with ally will now be open. The strategy is to talk about the corruption of the state ...
Recently we have seen the ex-mayor of Torrevieja released from prison following his conviction for corruption. Many politicians from various different parties and contracting companies all over Spain have and are being investigated by the national police or the Guardia Civil for corruption over municipal ...
HYDERABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has started working on a white paper that will reveal the alleged corruption of the Pakistan Peoples Party's (PPP) Sindh government. PTI Sindh President MNA Dr Arif Alvi said that party chief Imran Khan had directed the provincial leadership to prepare the ...
Eldad Yaniv, one of the leaders of the anti-Netanyahu government corruption protests, speaks in Tel Aviv. Feb 3, 2018Moti Milrod. Netanyahu can solve his wife's problem with one sentence · The glory days of the opposition · Recording of Sara Netanyahu screaming is just the tip of the iceberg. Hundreds of ...
Tens of thousands protested in Tirana over the weekend against the government, accusing it of links to organized crime and corruption, according to the Associated Press. lulzum Lulzim Basha was one of the speakers at Saturday's protest (Photo: DERIBAUCOURT, CC-BY-2.0)Toting portraits of Prime ...
Malta's anti-money laundering (AML) watchdog is being held as a "political hostage", European parliamentarians have claimed, after a special inquiry found that reports of financial crimes linked to powerful politicians were being ignored by law enforcement. MEPs met on Thursday in Brussels to discuss the ...
MILWAUKEE -- FOX6 News got an exclusive jailhouse interview with the man accused of killing two people in a gruesome shotgun shooting. Already convicted once, Robert Tatum is getting a new trial beginning Monday, Jan. 29. Tatum had a lot of say as he tries to win his freedom. Kyle Ippoliti, a ...
“This report marks the final chapter of one of the most-deplorable and devastating cases of local government corruption in recent memory,” Yost said. “Hopefully, taxpayers can find some solace in the knowledge that those responsible are answering for their crimes and will never again have a chance to ...
Scientists develop new AI system that predicts corruption in government. PTI. Published Jan 23, 2018, 5:54 pm IST. Updated Jan 23, 2018, 5:55 pm IST. The system also confirms that the probabilities increase when the same party stays in government more number of years. The system also confirms that the probabilities ...
For the seventh consecutive Saturday, thousands flooded the central Rothschild Boulevard in Tel Aviv to protest the Prime Minister Netanyahu and his government. The marchers also chanted against Netanayhu's son Yair after the leaking of controversial recordings of the primier's son making crude ...
Mexican governor claims retaliation for inquiry into government corruption. Tensions deepen between Chihuahua governor and ruling party, amid claims the government used shell companies to finance election campaigns in 2016. David Agren in Mexico City. @el_reportero. Mon 8 Jan 2018 19.27 EST ...
The State of Human Rights 2016 report has stated that substantial corruption existed in the executive (including the security sector and migration management), legislative, and judicial branches. The Human Rights Commission of Sierra Leone (HRCSL) flagship report stated that the law provides criminal ...
The principal portion of protesters gathered again at the central Rothschild Boulevard of the city for the fifth week in a row as part of anti-government corruption rallies across the country. The protests raging in Israel are in the wake of the ongoing investigation into Netanyahu allegedly receiving expensive ...
The principal portion of protesters gathered again at the central Rothschild Boulevard of the city for the fifth week in a row as part of anti-government corruption rallies across the country. The protests raging in Israel are in the wake of the ongoing investigation into Netanyahu allegedly receiving expensive ...
For the fifth Saturday in a row, thousands flooded the central Rothschild Boulevard in Tel Aviv, chanting “Netanyahu to jail!" to protest the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his government, currently undergoing a lengthy investigation for corruption. Protesters have taken to the streets across ...
Hundreds of Iranians hit the streets in the northeastern cities of Mashhad and Kashmar on Thursday to protest rising commodity prices and perceived government mismanagement, according to local media reports. The Iranian Students News Agency quoted Mashhad Governor Mohammad Rahim ...
The EO implements last year's Global Magnitsky Human Rights Accountability Act (the Global Magnitsky Act), which authorized the president to impose sanctions against human rights abusers and those who facilitate government corruption.1 The US Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets ...
Thousands of Israelis demonstrated against government corruption as police move to wrap up an investigation of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on suspicions of bribery. In addition to the weekly march in central Tel Aviv by liberal opponents of the government, which police said drew about 5,000 ...
Iraq's Al Abadi blames corruption in government for rise of ISIL. Corruption cannot be tolerated and must be eradicated, prime minister tells officials at national security conference ...
The Jerusalem rally on Saturday night was designed to draw those who wanted to express their anger about government corruption but felt uncomfortable demonstrating with mostly left-wing supporters in Tel Aviv alongside signs that called for an end to the occupation or that expressed support for the ...
A new survey shows that nearly six in 10 Americans believe the level of government corruption has risen in the year since U.S. President Donald Trump was elected and that the White House is now a more corrupt institution than Congress. Berlin-based Transparency International says its survey of 1,000 ...
Government corruption is obviously terrible for citizens, whose taxes get diverted into private pockets, and whose services get curtailed for private gain. But from the perspective of corrupt governments themselves, corruption is a very successful strategy. Corrupt governments have been able to remain in ...


 

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