Pruitt spent $3,230 at jewelry store, emails show

Environmental Protection Agency head Scott Pruitt reportedly spent thousands of dollars at a fine jewelry and watch store in the nation’s capital, including more than $1,500 on a dozen fountain pens. The revelation comes amid ongoing questions over Pruitt’s financial decisions as head of the…

Pruitt spent whopping $3.5 million on personal security in first year as EPA chief

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt has spent $3.5 million in taxpayer dollars on personal security in just his first year in the position, CBS News revealed Friday. This is far more than his two predecessors from the Obama administration, who CBS News says…

Trump Lawyer Hired by AT&T To Advise on Time Warner Merger

–As we learn more about the millions of dollars funneled through a shell company owned by Donald Trump’s personal attorney Michael Cohen, documents reveal that AT&T’s expressed purpose for hiring Cohen was to assist with the Time Warner Merger https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/cohens-600000-deal-with-atandt-specified-he-would-advise-on-time-warner-merger-internal-company-records-show/2018/05/10/cd541ae0-5468-11e8-a551-5b648abe29ef_story.html -Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership -Support…

Taxpayers paid for U.S. officials to stay at Trump resort

American taxpayers have paid thousands of dollars for Trump administration officials to stay at the president’s high-end resort in Scotland, The Scotsman newspaper wrote, in just the latest example of how he continues to reap in big bucks while in public office. The Scottish newspaper wrote…

Trump breaks key campaign promise on Medicare

On the campaign trail, candidate Trump promised to save hundreds of billions of dollars standing up to the pharmaceutical industry, and said he’d “negotiate like crazy” to bring down Medicare prescription drug prices. Allowing Medicare to negotiate directly with drug companies for better prices has…

Trump Govt Will Borrow $1 Trillion, 84% Increase from 2017

–Trump’s Treasury Department is set to borrow one trillion dollars this fiscal year, doubling last year’s total and setting the highest borrowing total in six years https://www.sfgate.com/news/article/Government-set-to-borrow-nearly-1-trillion-this-12549659.php -Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership -Support Our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/davidpakmanshow -Donate via Bitcoin: 15evMNUN1g4qdRxywbHFCKNfdCTjxtztfj -Donate via Ethereum: 0xe3E6b538E1CD21D48Ff1Ddf2D744ea8B95Ba1930 -Donate via…

Trump Threatens to Cut Foreign Aid Over Jerusalem Vote

–President Trump threatens to withhold billions of dollars in foreign aid to countries that vote against his recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/dec/20/donald-trump-threat-cut-aid-un-jerusalem-vote -Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership -Support Our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/davidpakmanshow -Donate via Bitcoin: 15evMNUN1g4qdRxywbHFCKNfdCTjxtztfj -Donate via Ethereum: 0xe3E6b538E1CD21D48Ff1Ddf2D744ea8B95Ba1930 -Donate via Litecoin: LhNVT9j5gQj8U1AbwLzwfoc5okDoiFn4Mt -Support…