Category Archives: Waste Fraud Abuse

No one cares about Joni Ernst – not even the Koch Bros.

by Olivia LaRosa, October 28,2014 Since the candidacy of Joni Ernst for the office of US Senator came to my attention, I started sampling coverage of her campaign through news media feeds. Here are the things I have learned: Joni … Continue reading

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The Marine Corps Stores Huge Amounts Of Armor And Weaponry In Norwegian Caves

By Olivia LaRosa, August 17, 2014 Client’s house caught on fire. It did not burn down, but you wouldn’t want to live in it. He and his family had to seek other lodging and the bills began to pile up. … Continue reading

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The Economics of Old Buildings

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2014/05/15/an-economic-defense-of-old-buildings/?tid=up_next While we are talking economics, let’s talk about a cost that the owner, builder or the developer do not bear: the cost of extracting new materials from the earth, the cost of the cleanup after those materials are extracted, … Continue reading

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Charles Hagel’s Wheel of Good Fortune

Just think what a plum the guy who thought this up got on his thumb! By Olivia LaRosa December 27, 2012 Chuck Hagel, a lifelong Republican, is the heir apparent for the role of Secretary of Defense in Obama’s second … Continue reading

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