Big Government

Feds Continue Classified Experiments on Humans

Programs dubbed ‘Moose Drool’ and ‘Hidden Valley’

The U.S. government continues to perform highly secretive experiments on human subjects, according to partial information about these continuing experiments released under a Freedom of Information Act request.

Feds Spend $300,000 for ‘Dialogues About Water’

New NEH grants include $30,000 for the 'oral histories' of LGBTQ community in Idaho

The National Endowment for the Humanities' list of taxpayer-funded projects includes $300,000 for conversations about water, $75,000 for a database of podcasts, and $30,000 for oral histories of lesbian and gay Idahoans.

House Committee Investigating Complaints Gov’t Slowed Nuclear Compensation Efforts

Rep. Virginia Foxx's spokeswoman: We will 'get to the bottom' of 'alarming' Labor Department whistleblower complaints

Rep. Virginia Foxx (R., N.C.), who chairs the House Education and the Workforce Committee, is investigating Labor Department whistleblower complaints that government officials purposefully thwarted ill nuclear workers’ or their widows’ claims for compensation required by law.

IRS Rehired Employees That Falsified Documents, Had Unauthorized Access to Taxpayer Information

Even when there was a note to not rehire an employee on the personnel file, IRS rehired them anyway

The Internal Revenue Service rehired employees who were previously involved in agency misconduct such as falsifying documents or having unauthorized access to sensitive taxpayer information, according to an audit from the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration.