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Sarah Jean Seman - Mon Mar 31

Students at the University of South Carolina Upstate have the opportunity to learn “How to Be a Lesbian in 10 Days or Less,” courtesy of taxpayer dollars. The event is part of a two-day April symposium and conference which intends to explore the “new normals, old normals, future normals in the LGBT community.” ... more

Katie Pavlich - Tue Dec 17

The 2013 government 'Waste Book' released by Republican Senator Tom Coburn is here and like all of the books before it, details continuing and egregious uses of taxpayer money. ... more

Sarah Jean Seman - Mon Oct 21

Colorado officials allocated $14 million in taxpayer dollars to Planned Parenthood, directly violating state legislation which prohibits the state from funding abortions. ... more

Kate Andrews - Fri Sep 27

From the government body that brought you Tea Party Takedown and Lois Lerner Lies comes yet another scandal that illustrates the sheer incompetence and corruption of our unaccountable government. ... more

Michelle Malkin - Fri Jun 14

Linda Chavez - Fri Jun 7

Jeff Jacoby - Mon Jun 3

Catherine Glenn Foster - Thu Mar 28

Planned Parenthood is as secretive as it is deadly. In other words, it not only ends the lives of hundreds of thousands of unborn children each year but also conceals records revealing pertinent aspects of its operation costs, important details regarding “policies and services available to minors,” and it provides different numbers on salary information based on whether it is filling out state or federal paperwork. ... more

Todd Starnes - Thu Mar 21

For the past four years, American taxpayers have paid nearly $400,000 so that Yale University could study the sexual conflict of waterfowl and “plasticity in duck penis length.” ... more

Debra J. Saunders - Thu Feb 21

If President Barack Obama, the Republican House and the Democratic Senate cannot cut $85 billion from this year's $3.8 trillion budget without laying off first responders, tying up airport security lines and furloughing food safety inspectors, what good are they? ... more

Ken Connor - Wed Jan 16

During the 2012 election season the American people were subjected to hundreds of campaign ads. Among these were several geared towards women, and many of these were paid for by Planned Parenthood. According to Planned Parenthood, Mitt Romney was bad for women because he wanted to cut federal funding for the organization, thereby depriving millions of women of "vital services." We heard a lot about cancer screenings in these ads, but very little about abortions. ... more

Ken Blackwell - Wed Jan 9

A trend has taken shape in Washington, and it has put our country on a devastating path towards potential fiscal ruin. The trend is characterized by an unsustainable penchant for spending money we don’t have. ... more