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New York's laundry list of dirty politicians grows longer by the day
www.brooklyndaily.com

It is a partnership destined to bankrupt public morale, unless governments interlace their decisions with anti-corruption laws, demand a clear paper trail for all political transactions — from lobbying, fund-raising, spending, and contracting — and …

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German ex-President Christian Wulff charged with corruption
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The case is part of a wider political corruption probe against Wulff, which also involves a discounted home loan he accepted from the partner of a wealthy business friend. The Hanover regional court now has to decide whether the charges are sufficient …

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Mike McCabe: Corrupt politics will eventually fall under its own weight
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There are phases of political corruption, too, and they mirror the grieving process. That's because corruption does prompt grieving. It involves a loss of innocence and, especially in Wisconsin's case, the death of good-government traditions. At the …

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Devil's in the details – debt risks in Obama budget
www.bellinghamherald.com

In the president's economic analysis accompanying the budget are forecasts over the next decade for everything from inflation and growth to unemployment and interest rates on government bonds. That last one is flashing trouble ahead. The administration …

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Government will sell Rs 30000 crore in debt quotas to foreign investors
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Mumbai: The government will auction Rs 29,108 crore in government debt to foreign investors on April 22, according to the website of market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI). This will mark the first auction since India simplified …

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Recycling numbers down slightly, but government profits may be coming
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That still meant 64,500 tons of paper and containers, as well as 17,500 tons of yard waste and organic material were kept out of landfills. County staff members estimated the 82,000 total tons of material would have been enough to fill nearly 55,000 …

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Household Hazardous Waste Collection Saturday
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The Stonington Highway Department will host a household hazardous waste collection from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at its facility on Alpha Avenue. The effort is part of a larger effort spearheaded by the Southeastern Connecticut Regional Resources …

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