US officials found to be using secret government email accounts

AP investigation finds some agency chiefs relying on secondary private accounts, complicating attempts at record-keeping   Associated Press in Washington guardian.co.uk,  Tuesday 4 June 2013 10.57 EDT Google can’t find any reference on the internet to the secret address for HHS secretary Kathleen Sebelius. Photograph: Shawn Thew/EPA Some of President Barack Obama‘s political appointees, including…

The real jobs numbers: 41% of America unemployed, 1 in 3 doesn’t want work at all

Engineering Evil: Would like 2nd Confirmation on figures Published: 19 October, 2012, 00:43 Edited: 19 October, 2012, 08:53 Even if the US Labor Department has determined that the unemployment level has finally plateaued after months of staggering jobs statistics, the truth behind the numbers isn’t all that nice. Only four out of every 10 adults…

Senators Accuse Obama of ‘Bribing’ Defense Firms

Oct. 2, 2012 – 01:59PM   | By JOHN T. BENNETT Republican lawmakers are accusing the Obama administration of “bribing” defense firms in order to avoid massive layoff notices before the election. The White House on Sept. 28 issued guidance stating the Labor Department has determined a possible $500 billion, 10-year reduction to planned defense…