Prisoners incarcerated in California took in $3.5 million in Social Security payments from taxpayers.
The inspector general for the agency reported 123 inmates received the disability and retirement payments despite the Social Security Act prohibiting payments to individuals “confined to a jail, prison, or certain other public institutions for committing a crime.”
Losing Democratic politicians say they can finally tell the truth now that they are “freed from the constraints” of needing the support of their constituents.
Richard Cordray, the former director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau who tried and failed to appoint his own successor, is out of a job again.
Politifact reported it was only “mostly true” that Democratic incumbent senator Joe Manchin (W.Va.) said he wanted to “beat the living crap out of” his Republican opponent Patrick Morrisey.
Democratic incumbent senator Joe Manchin of West Virginia is in the fight of his political life, as his race against Republican Patrick Morrisey was changed to “toss up” on the eve of the election.
MARMET, W.Va.—Sen. Joe Manchin said “it could have been anybody” who requested a personal $3 million “Governor’s Helicopter” for him with opioid settlement funding while he was governor of West Virginia.
MARMET, W.Va.—Democratic incumbent Sen. Joe Manchin (D., W.V.) said he wanted to “beat the living crap out of” his Republican opponent during their debate, at a campaign rally in Marmet. “You might have seen the debate the other night,” Manchin said. “I want to tell you something.” “It took every bit of my discipline not …
HUNTINGTON, W.Va.—President Donald Trump urged West Virginia to oust Senator Joe Manchin during his final rally blitz before Election Day, and found an approving audience among disaffected Democrats.
Liberal billionaire Michael Bloomberg is pouring nearly $2 million from out of state to aide Democratic congressional candidate Mikie Sherrill.
Rep. John Katko has a commanding lead over his Democratic challenger in New York’s 24th Congressional District, according to a new poll.