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Grassley to White House: Cough up LightSquared docs or I’ll block FCC nominees

By Michelle Malkin  •  November 7, 2011 11:27 AM

GOP watchdogs on Capitol Hill continue to chip away at White House stonewalls. When last we visited the LightSquared scandal, one of the shady company’s partners was going under here in Colorado despite a $267 million fed loan and officials at the National Telecommunications and Information Administration were playing disclosure-ducking games. The FCC is engaging […]

Scandal Watch: LightSquared partner ($267 million fed loan recipient) goes under; stonewalling at NTIA

By Michelle Malkin  •  October 5, 2011 03:15 PM

Who knew three years ago when Culture of Corruption came out that we’d be up to our eyeballs in scandal today. Well, I did! Two weeks ago, I gave you a primer on Obama’s dangerous LightSquared Broadband Boondoggle. A few, new key developments: *Looks like the feds are playing their usual disclosure-ducking games. GPS World […]

LightSquared: Obama’s Dangerous Broadband Boondoggle

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 21, 2011 09:53 AM

Let the sun shine in… After I blogged last week about Barack Obama’s burgeoning LightSquared scandal, I received a miffed e-mail from billionaire hedge fund manager/Obama donor/LightSquared principal backer Philip Falcone under the subject line “Tip.” Falcone defended the Obama administration and noted that the predecessor to LightSquared, called Skyterra, had benefited from some previous […]

LightSquared: The next Obama pay-for-play morass?

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 15, 2011 11:49 AM

When it rains, it pours. And there ain’t a big enough umbrella for all President Obama’s cronies and fixers to crowd under these days. While the Solyndra BGB (big green boondoggle) continues to blow up on Capitol Hill, the White House faces another pay-for-play backlash — this time from his own left flank. The liberal […]

Democrats’ New Motto: Never Let a Wildfire Go to Waste

By Michelle Malkin  •  June 29, 2012 08:17 AM

Note: My column below deals with wildfire politics in advance of President Obama’s visit. But as you all know, this is also personal. My family and I are approaching a full week as Waldo Canyon Fire evacuees. As readers of this blog (archive here) and my Twitter feed have been reading, we were forced to […]

The Year in Obama Scandals — and Scandal Deniers

By Michelle Malkin  •  December 28, 2011 12:04 PM

Photoshop source: Ed Driscoll The Year in Obama Scandals — and Scandal Deniers by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2011 With 2011 drawing to a close, it is time to account. As an early-and-often chronicler of Chicago-on-the-Potomac, I am amazed at the stubborn and clingy persistence of President Barack Obama’s snowblowers in the media. See […]

The Great Stonewall of Obama; Update: Solyndra e-mail contradicts White House on donor contact

By Michelle Malkin  •  November 9, 2011 09:35 AM

Scroll down for latest updates… The Great Stonewall of Obama by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2011 The White House laments that America hasn’t built enough massive government infrastructure projects. Nonsense. At the rate it’s growing, the Great Stonewall of Obama may soon be the second largest manmade object visible from outer space. While many […]

An illustrated guide: The homes Kamp Alinsky Kids won’t protest

By Michelle Malkin  •  October 11, 2011 10:39 AM

You knew it was coming. The Kamp Alinsky Kids are taking a sight-seeing tour today. After a month of trashing Zuccotti Park at a public cost of $2 million per day, the riff-raff is marching uptown to occupy…wealthy people’s private homes. According to the NY Daily News: “A ‘Millionaires March’ will visit the homes – […]

A Fast and Felonious question for the president; Update: Obama reiterates “complete confidence” in Holder; Document drop: an avalanche of Holder F&F memos

By Michelle Malkin  •  October 6, 2011 10:32 AM

President Obama will meet the press at 11am Eastern to peddle his “jobs” bill again. Yes, I hope the reporters bombard him with questions about Solyndra, LightSquared, the green jobs racket, and the union slush funds masquerading as economic recovery. But with so much Fast and Felonious news breaking, this is a prime opportunity to […]

Government Loans to Nowhere

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 23, 2011 11:04 AM

(Click to watch) Well, another House hearing on Solyndra came and went this morning. In another Great Moment Of Transparency in the Age of Obama, the Solyndra execs took the Fifth as promised. The Democrats’ erstwhile chief inquisitor and witch hunter of Capitol Hill, Henry Waxman, demonstrated his trademark chutzpah by complaining that the GOP […]