20 Apr '15, 4pm

Beachside Homes, Private Jets, Rolex Watches, All the Perks of Being a Corrupt Politician

Beachside Homes, Private Jets, Rolex Watches, All the Perks of Being a Corrupt Politician

"Legalized bribery," that's how Sen. John McCain describes the rat's nest of politicians, lobbyists and special interests in Washington profiting from a broken system of pay-to-play politics. This is a bipartisan problem -- meaning that both Democrats and Republicans are playing the game. For example, take a look at the alleged abuse of power by Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ) concerning his shady dealings with the eye doctor, Salomon Melgen. Over the years, Melgen has given the senator nearly $1 million in gifts and campaign contributions. In return, Menendez allegedly greased the wheels on visa applications for Melgen's foreign girlfriends and pushed for a Medicare policy change that would eventually save the doctor millions of dollars. While the senator saw this as two bosom buddies helping each other out (neglecting the strict bans placed on Congressional members for ac...

Full article: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ben-cohen-ben-and-jerrys/co...

Tweets

The new Rolex Yacht-Master is a stylish alternative to the brand's other watches

The new Rolex Yacht-Master is a stylish alterna...

uk.businessinsider.com 21 Apr '15, 8pm

There are two downsides to the Oysterflex that some collectors might find. First is that the strap does not fit flush with...

Have a look at this Private Hire Forum, it is being re-activated. Come join in on the discussions!

Have a look at this Private Hire Forum, it is b...

thephda.co.uk 21 Apr '15, 6pm

Driver safety and the CCTV camera saga Over the last few weeks we have been asked to support a motion by members of the ha...

#GlobalREBubble #Singapore Prices of private homes down 1.0% @SGPropertyGuru

#GlobalREBubble #Singapore Prices of private ho...

propertyguru.com.sg 24 Apr '15, 3am

Comment E-mail to friend Bookmark & Share Private property prices fell 1.0 percent in the first quarter of 2015 from the p...