A plea deal now on the table between former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. (D-IL) and federal authorities includes "significant jail time," a source told The Chicago Sun-Times on Wednesday.PERMALINK | COMMENTS (0) | RECOMMEND RECOMMEND (0)
An engineering trade organization that advocates for privatizing government work has been tied to the group behind the $11 million dark money donation that prompted a legal showdown in California last fall.
The $400,000 that can now be traced back to a group called the American Council of Engineering Companies in California (ACEC-CA) may not be the biggest of disclosures, but when it comes to dark money in politics, any transparency at all is a revelation.PERMALINK | COMMENTS (0) | RECOMMEND RECOMMEND (0)
The hostage situation in Midland City, Ala. is over.PERMALINK | COMMENTS (0) | RECOMMEND RECOMMEND (0)
The people behind The Citadel project, who are hoping to build a walled prepper community in Idaho, touted a milestone last week: the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) has given them the green light to start manufacturing firearms.PERMALINK | COMMENTS (0) | RECOMMEND RECOMMEND (0)