Political Corruption

Corruption leak questions Queensland's crime commission
www.abc.net.au

PETER MCCUTCHEON: Queensland in the 1970s and '80s was a state infamous for organised vice, police corruption and political kickbacks, in part exposed by the ABC Four Corners program, the Moonlight State. The ruling National Party set up the …

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Money, Politics and the Roberts Court: Seventh Game of The Court's Plutocrat …
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A Swedish scholar was curious about how his own country emerged from its period of extreme corruption to become the paragon of integrity and equality it is today. His research showed that cleaning up political corruption took a comprehensive set of …

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Global Citizenship and Corruption
www.caribarena.com

Global Citizenship and Corruption The definition of economic or political corruption is the abuse of public office for personal gain. For the sake of this article, I would prefer the use of: for national gain. As nations like ours increase trade …

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Mike Argento: Pa. Turnpike corruption alleged? I'm shocked – shocked!
www.ydr.com

She takes office, and a couple of months later, a grand jury that's been seated for years hands her a juicy political corruption case. And she has Gov. Tom Corbett, who has the political acumen of a ring-tailed lemur, as a foil. The woman should be …

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Probe union corruption allegations: Vavi
www.iol.co.za

Confrontations in union structures were often not about political ideology, but about money issues, and were “based on elitism”. He warned unionists about becoming preoccupied with their “Audi machines”, and urged them to confront the “social distance” …

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Crawford: Hypocrisy is addictive to politicians
www.gainesvilletimes.com

In this case, however, the person yelling about all that political corruption was herself stealing large amounts of taxpayer dollars. As federal prosecutors later described it, Schrenko personally ordered the state Department of Education to issue …

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Video: Biden: Elected officials "conditioned" not to touch 2nd Amendment
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Vice President Joe Biden told the National League of Cities that elected officials have been “conditioned” not to touch legislation “having anything to do with the Second Amendment,” but argued that “we pay a tremendous political price” with tragedies like Newtown if they don’t get serious about gun control.

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