Government Oversight

More Missteps? FBI Did Not Alert Mass. Anti-Terror Unit to Its Probe of Suspected Boston Bomber in 2011
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Tamerlan Tsarnaev (Photo Credit: AP) Special anti-terrorism intelligence units in Massachusetts were not even alerted that FBI agents had investigated Tamerlan Tsarnaev’s possible terror ties in 2011, the Boston Globe reports. The Boston Regional Intelligence Center and the Commonwealth Fusion Center in Maynard, where information about potential security threats are analyzed, were both unaware that […]

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Harry Reid: Tea Party Like Anarchists, Govt. 'Inherently Good'
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Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) believes the Tea Party is ideologically similar to anarchists and that government is “inherently good.”  Speaking on the Senate floor on Tuesday, Reid said he was frustrated that, “We have a situation where this country has been driven by the Tea Party for the last number of years.” He then insinuated […]

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Obama's Terrorist Pal Comes Clean About Their Friendship
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The Daily Beast had quite a scoop, today. Contrary to what the Obama campaign’s “Fight the Smears” website alleged back in 2008, Obama was once friendly with former Weather Underground terrorist Bill Ayers and did hold a political fundraiser in his living room back in 1995. So good of the left-wing media to finally look into this….now […]

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Tamerlan Tsarnaev, Bomb Suspect, Was on Watch Lists
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The F.B.I. and the C.I.A. separately had Tamerlan Tsarnaev, the suspect who died last week, listed in government databases in 2011, though they cleared him of extremist links.     

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Legal Aid Ordered for Mentally Disabled Immigrants
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The decision is the first time a court has required the government to provide legal assistance for any group of people before the nation’s immigration courts.     

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Fox News poll: After Boston, most approve of government's handling of terrorism
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Majorities of voters approve of how law enforcement, the White House and the media handled the Boston Marathon bombings.  

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Israeli official: Syria using chemical weapons
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The Syrian government is using chemical weapons against rebel forces, the head of the Israel Defense Forces’ intelligence research and analysis division said Tuesday.

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