$364 Million from Taxpayers to Put Liberal Journalists’ Boots on the Ground in Syria

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Jan 07, 2014 10:35 AM
The 1st Amendment says Congress shall make no law “respecting the establishment" "of the press.” Someone should tell Congress. In 10 years, the U.S. government spent $364 million funding the liberal journalism nonprofit Internews, also supported by left-wing billionaire George Soros. Internews was founded by a self-described Marxist anti-war protestor. It has received $1.7 million from Soros, which pales in comparison to the fat government checks it has received. In 2011 alone, it sucked up $52,350,784 in government grants, according to its 990 tax forms. This made up 92.4 percent of the $56,644,153 in total reported revenue for that year.