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Jun 14, 2017 02:54 PM

The Bond Buyer: The power of transparency

Adam Andrzejewski, founder and CEO OpenTheBooks.com, talks about how his database of public spending could make governments more accountable.
 
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Jun 14, 2017 02:34 PM

FOX News – Sean Hannity Show: Taxpayer funding of Julius Caesar – The New York Shakespeare Festival

“President Donald Trump look alike brutally stabbed and murdered in a modern interpretation of the play Julius Caesar.
 
Breitbart
Jun 13, 2017 05:42 PM

Breitbart: Report: Company Behind Trump Assassination ‘Julius Caesar’ Play Received $30M from Taxpayers

New York City’s Public Theater — the company behind this summer’s Shakespeare in the Park production of Julius Caesar, which depicts the assassination and brutal stabbing of a stand-in for President Donald Trump — has received nearly $30 million in federal, state, and city grants since 2009, according to a report.
 
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Jun 13, 2017 02:40 PM

Daily Mail: Head of New York Public Theater DEFENDS Julius Caesar production showing bloody killing of Trump - as it's revealed the company has received $30m in taxpayer funding since 2009

New York Public Theater's controversial production of Julius Caesar - which shows a Donald Trump lookalike being stabbed to death - received a standing ovation on its opening night.
 
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Jun 13, 2017 11:46 AM

Subscriber Special - Taxpayers Fund Julius Caesar's Parent Company

JULIUS CAESAR'S PARENT - THE NEW YORK SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL GIVEN $30 MILLION IN TAXPAYER GRANTS SINCE 2009 Our Investigation Published at FORBES
 
Forbes
Jun 13, 2017 07:00 AM

Forbes - Julius Caesar's Parent - The New York Shakespeare Festival Given $30M In Taxpayer Grants Since 2009

New York City’s Public Theater ‘Shakespeare in the Park’ production of Julius Caesar sparked political drama for its on-stage assassination of a Trump-like Roman ruler. Before the performance Donald Trump, Jr. asked via a tweet, "I wonder how much of this 'art' is funded by taxpayers?"
 
Forbes
Jun 10, 2017 07:00 AM

Forbes - Mr. Conflict-of-Interest, Oregon Senator Mark Hass, Spearheads $1.6 Billion 'Business Tax'

Oregon State Senator Mark Hass wants to tax the small businesses and entrepreneurs of Oregon – even if these businesses lose money and earn no profits. A $1.6 billion gross receipts tax would be the largest tax hike in state history. It's bad policy, and it's being spearheaded by a state senator who, by his own admission, has conflicts of interest.
 
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Jun 02, 2017 10:46 AM

Subscriber Special - Progressive Think Tank Funded By Taxpayers

Did Brookings lose its integrity as a think tank when government became a $20 Million donor?
 
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Jun 02, 2017 01:00 AM

Raw Data Release – U.S. Government Funding of Brookings Institution 2008-2016

Did Brookings lose its integrity when government became its $20 million donor? After arguing for “honest graft” in “The Case For Corruption” (2014) published at The Atlantic by their Senior Fellow Jonathan Rausch, Brookings instituted an aggressive strategy to pursue federal contracts and grants over the past nine years.
 
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May 31, 2017 01:00 AM

San Francisco Examiner - San Francisco, what do we do about the Davis-Oliver Act?

With the House Judiciary Committee’s approval of House of Representatives Bill 2431 last week, a full-scale anti-immigration agenda has been launched. The bill cracks down on sanctuary cities, and strengthens the authority of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to arrest and deport undocumented immigrants. The voting on the bill by the House Judiciary Committee was split strictly along partisan lines, with 19 Republicans supporting the bill and 13 Democrats opposing it.
 
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