When 92 countries submit entries for the foreign language film Oscar it can be difficult to find a common thread among them. Perhaps multiple story lines deal with a corrupt government, or maybe it’s a lead character overcoming an unspeakable adversity. Now that those 92 submissions have been whittled...
Don Jr., the manager of the president’s “blind trust, is heading to India to sell condos — and give a speech on foreign policy.
Since his electoral landslide in November 2016 Donald Trump has had to deal with spying by the Obama administration, a corrupt deep state special counsel on Russian collusion, a lackluster economy, a foreign policy disaster, and a radical far left mainstream media that reported negative hit pieces on the new president 90% of the time. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON — Cleared of federal corruption charges, U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez is reclaiming his post as ranking member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Menendez, D-N.J., temporarily …... The post Sen. Robert Menendez regains power in Washington now that corruption charges...
WELL, FOR CERTAIN VALUES OF “CLEARED,” ANYWAY: Cleared of Corruption Charges, Robert Menendez Regains Top Foreign Relations Post. Let’s just hope his future foreign relations are above the age of consent.
Guest post by Joe Hoft The Obama team’s actions with the FISA Court were not just corrupt – they were criminal! The FISA Court was put in place in 1978 when Congress enacted the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA). The Court...Show More Summary
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain will use new powers to seize the assets of foreign criminals and corrupt politicians, The Times newspaper reported on Saturday quoting the security minister.
Carter Page, a former investment banker and campaign foreign policy adviser for Donald Trump's presidential campaign, is at the center of an intense debate over a classified memo that Republicans say exposes corruption at the highest...Show More Summary
Decades before he ran the Trump campaign, Paul Manafort’s pursuit of foreign cash and shady deals laid the groundwork for the corruption of Washington.
The Fox News host previously suggested a memo that reportedly details abuse of government authority under the Foreign Intelligence Service Act (FISA) is bigger than Watergate.
That is the topic of my latest Bloomberg column, here is an excerpt: Like it or not, this law is not going away — and there are some good reasons to have it. The U.S. has been the world leader in taking on corruption, and we shouldn’t give up that position without a fight. There […] The post How to reform the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act appeared first on Marginal REVOLUTION.
The issue is taking on added urgency with new regulations to fight money laundering and foreign corruption set to take effect in May.
EAST LONDON, South Africa (Reuters) - South Africa wants to attract foreign investors to help it kick-start economic growth and eradicate poverty and will crack down on corruption, the new leader of the ruling African National Congress said on Saturday.
The stench of corruption arising from President Trump’s refusal to disclose his tax returns and relinquish his ownership in both domestic and foreign businesses remains a feature of this presidency. His conflicts of interest and self-enrichment would be unacceptable under any circumstances, but in the context of the Russia investigation, they represent the potential for […]
Egyptian authorities have arrested 75 people including government officials and foreigners over an array of corruption-related charges. The country's anti-corruption Administrative Control Authority said in a Thursday statement that the … Click to Continue »
McClatchy reports: In Indonesia, a local government plans to build a road to shorten the drive between the main airport on the island of Bali and the new high-end Trump resort and golf course. In Panama, the country’s federal government intervened to ensure a sewer system around a 70-story Trump skyscraper shaped like a sail […]
The potential for corruption of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act should warrant more, not less, oversight, Rand Paul writes. Congress agreed to a less-than-constitutional standard as long as the targets were foreigners in foreign lands. Show More Summary
Panama is to extradite a former Mexican governor wanted in his home country on charges of corruption next week, the foreign ministry said Friday. Roberto Borge will be flown back to Mexico next Thursday, the ministry said, adding that...Show More Summary
Former justice minister Maj. Gen. Ashraf Rifi accused on Monday Foreign Minister Jebran Bassil of corruption and of being “responsible for the theft of $26 billion.” “The spoiled child and wonderkid Minister Jebran Bassil is boasting and acting as if he’s done us a favor by inaugurating an electrical substation in Tripoli which took seven years […]
Romania's government defended on Friday planned judicial reforms after seven European embassies in Bucharest added their voices to concerns that the EU country risked backtracking on tackling corruption. The foreign ministry stressed...Show More Summary