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IRS Rehires 213 Employees Ousted for Falsifying Documents, Avoiding Taxes, Other Offenses

IRS Rehires 213 Employees Ousted for Falsifying Documents, Avoiding Taxes, Other Offenses

The Internal Revenue Service rehired 213 employees who ducked taxes, falsified documents, were convicted of theft, or made unauthorized use of taxpayer data, an inspector general’s report says. The Office of Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration, which also first discovered the IRS’ targeting of conservative groups in 2013, examined the agency’s hiring from January […]

Conservatives see tax reform as way to tweak Obamacare

Conservatives see tax reform as way to tweak Obamacare

GOP take another swing at canceling some of the health law’s tax increases, saying it could be part of the new push to overhaul the tax code. A tax on medical devices and a sales tax…

Justice Department Demands Records From Anti-Trump Protest Website

Justice Department Demands Records From Anti-Trump Protest Website

The U.S. Justice Department has requested information from a California web hosting provider about anyone who visited DisruptJ20.org, a website that coordinated protests against Donald Trump’s presidency on Inauguration Day. DreamHost received a search warrant last month requesting any “record or other information” related to the DisruptJ20 website, which the company said amounted to more […]

Winning: North Korea Backs Down from Guam Threat

Winning: North Korea Backs Down from Guam Threat

North Korea backed down Monday from a threat to fire missiles at the U.S. territory of Guam, according to a North Korean state media report cited by the Wall Street Journal. Dictator Kim Jong-un had decided against the missile attack, according to the report, after making preparations to launch it. He warned that North Korea was still […]

Ex-Oxnard employees owe city money for illegal pension benefits?

Ex-Oxnard employees owe city money for illegal pension benefits?

By Phil Molina Editor’s note: Oxnard Treasurer Phil Molina and some other local activists, including Councilman Bert Perello, have been pushing hard, first to expose illegal pension supplements granted by former City Manager Sotello. Now they are trying to pressure the city to collect the outstanding balances. Name amount owed city amount paid % collected […]

A New Report Raises Big Questions About Last Year’s DNC Hack

A New Report Raises Big Questions About Last Year’s DNC Hack

By Patrick Lawrence Former NSA experts say it wasn’t a hack at all, but a leak—an inside job by someone with access to the DNC’s system. It is now a year since the Democratic National Committee’s mail system was compromised—a year since events in the spring and early summer of 2016 were identified as remote hacks and, […]

Former Mueller deputy on Trump: ‘Government is going to kill this guy’

Former Mueller deputy on Trump: ‘Government is going to kill this guy’

CNN counterterrorism analyst Phil Mudd warned that President Trump is agitating the government, saying during a Thursday afternoon interview with CNN anchor Jake Tapper that the U.S. government “is going to kill this guy.” Mudd, who served as deputy director to former FBI Director Robert Mueller, said Trump’s defense of Russian President Vladimir Putin has […]

August 14th 2017: President Trump delivers statement on Charlottesville

August 14th 2017: President Trump delivers statement on Charlottesville

President Trump issues statement on Charlottesville Virginia incident.  He also addressed increased in job openings across the nation. Get Citizensjournal.us Headlines free  SUBSCRIPTION. Keep us publishing –DONATE

GOP Lawmakers Ask Jeff Sessions to End Operation Choke Point

GOP Lawmakers Ask Jeff Sessions to End Operation Choke Point

Five high-ranking House Republicans have asked formally that the Trump administration end Operation Choke Point, an Obama administration program that critics say unfairly targets politically unpopular industries such as firearms sellers and payday lenders. In a letter sent Thursday to Attorney General Jeff Sessions, the four lawmakers request that the Justice Department “repudiate” the program […]

Rep. Maxine Waters mocked at California tea party conference

Rep. Maxine Waters mocked at California tea party conference

A fair number of politicians faced withering criticism and ridicule at the Tea Party California Caucus meeting in Fresno, Calif., this weekend, including California Gov. Jerry Brown, GOP Assembly Leader Chad Mayes and especially Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif. An unflattering picture of Waters, obviously doctored, was flashed on a screen just after Rep. Tom McClintock, […]