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If a person was going to attempt to list everywhere the US government fails at something, let alone anything, one realizes there is not enough room in a blog, or time to even write it. The list is so vast for a country so young. Where to begin.
Ever since “white people” came to North America, killed and took the land from the native Indians they havent changed. America has shown in their short years of existence, that their policies in how they deal with their own people or others is no different. America has the reputation of taking what they want, period. If you dont give them what they want, they will take it in whatever way they think will work.
The Unites States has proven time and time again that they are no different than the most spoiled ugliest bully on the playground. That very same kid everyone cant stand. But who would we blame for that reputation? EVERYONE! From the people of the United States who have allowed their politicians and secret services to flourish and act as they have to the leaders of other countries who do the exact same. Every single one of us is responsible. A bully has to have a payoff for his ugly behavior to continue, or he wouldnt bully, and the US is no different.
The United States has a process to which laws come into play as explained in the photo above. Sounds good, but in this process there are flaws. Who are these people that vote everything into place including who to go to war with? I started to research “criminals” within the government of the USA, and to my surprise (sarcastically said), the list is quite long. From a country who states to be “exceptional” or states “to set the standards,” the United States should do anything BUT set the standards for others.
Hypocrisy in the United States…
Couldnt be more evident when you look at the convictions or guilty please out of the law makers of the United States. They have NO MORALS or STANDARDS in the congress (who by the way can serve like any ruling family until they drop dead). While the US dictates to others, please remember how they conduct themselves, and who the “dictators” really are.
As you world politicians, leaders, presidents etc deal with the United States of America…
Understand YOU are as much a part of the problem as the United States is. You ALLOW them to continue their behavior, and in most cases, turn a blind eye to it, or work with them out of fear. YOU are part of the problem! If you want things to change in the world, YOU MUST stand up to them, stop paying for them, aiding them. Hold yourselves and your people to a BETTER standard than the American government does (which doesnt look to be too high).
‘Presidential Secrets’ – Former CIA Black Op Speaks Out with ex-FBI Ted Gunderson
This video presents one of the most provocative interviews ever conducted by Ted Gunderson, a retired FBI Senior Special Agent in Charge; it is with Gene “Chip” Tatum, a former CIA Black Ops Assassin who was also an Iran-Contra and OSG2 NWO Insider.
Video of Silent Weapons for Quiet Wars
Israeli citizens hold key US government positions:
Apart from the significant presence of Israeli citizens at sensitive non-elected federal positions such as head of Homeland Security, a large number of Israelis sit in the Senate and House of Representatives.
The Israeli lawmakers at the Congress have the power to propose and vote on crucial bills like waging wars on any country, forcing the US to veto any UN Security Council resolution unfavorable to Israel, and approving funds and lucrative government contracts in favor of Israel.
The prominent US-Israeli officials in the list include Attorney General Michael Mukasey, Head of Homeland Security Michael Chertoff, Chairman of Pentagon’s Defense Policy Board Richard Perle, former Deputy Defense Secretary Paul Wolfowits, Undersecretary of Defense Douglas Feith, National Security Advisor Elliot Abrams, White House Deputy Chief of Staff Joshua Bolten, Undersecretary of State for Political Affairs Marc Grossman, Director of Policy Planning at the State Department Richard Haass, US Trade Representative (cabinet-level position) Robert Zoellick, Pentagon’s Defense Policy Board Eliot Cohen, former UN Ambassador John Bolton, White House Political Director Ken Melman, White House Speechwriter David Frum, Deputy Secretary of Commerce Samuel Bodman, and Pentagon’s Defense Policy Board Henry Kissinger.
Israel receives billions of dollars of American taxpayers’ money each year. Under an existing 10-year aid agreement between Washington and Tel Aviv signed in 2007, USD 30 billion of American money is flowing to Israel.
The US’ annual military aid to Israel has been elevated from USD 2.4 billion to USD 3.1 billion through 2017 under the existing agreement.
Meanwhile, US and Israeli officials have discussed a surge in US military aid to Israel in a new aid package that would extend through 2027.
Notice, as the time goes on with each presidency, the list gets longer and longer, and the sentences to the criminals gets shorter and shorter. (end)
American politicians convicted of crimes either committed or prosecuted while holding office in the federal government.
It includes politicians who were convicted or pleaded guilty in a court of law; and does not include politicians involved in unprosecuted scandals (which may or may not have been illegal in nature), or politicians who have only been arrested or indicted. The list also does not include crimes which occur outside the politician’s tenure unless they specifically stem from acts while they were in office.
2009– (Barack Obama (D) presidency)
Michael Grimm (R-NY) pleaded guilty of felony tax evasion. This was the 4th count in a 20 count indictment brought against him for improper use of campaign funds. The guilty plea has the maximum sentence of 3 years. A sentencing judge has not yet ruled on the case. (2014)
Trey Radel (R-FL) was convicted of misdemeanor possession of cocaine in November 2013. As a first time offender, he was sentenced to one year probation and fined $250. Radel announced he would take a leave of absence, but did not resign. Later, under pressure from a number of Republican leaders, he announced through a spokesperson that he would do so. (2013)
Rick Renzi (R-AZ) was found guilty on 17 of 32 counts against him June 12, 2013, including wire fraud, conspiracy, extortion, racketeering, money laundering and making false statements to insurance regulators. (2013)
Jesse Jackson, Jr. (D-IL) pleaded guilty February 20, 2013, to one count of wire and mail fraud in connection with his misuse of $750,000 in campaign funds. Jackson was sentenced to two and one-half years imprisonment. (2013)
Senator Mike Crapo (R-ID) was arrested December 23, 2012, and later pleaded guilty to drinking and driving in a Virginia court. The court fined him 250 dollars. He was sentenced to 180 days in prison, but served no time. (2013)
Samuel B. Kent (R) Federal District Judge of the Galveston Division of the U.S. Southern District of Texas, was sentenced May 11, 2009, to 33 months in prison for having lied about sexually harassing two female employees. He was appointed to office by George H. W. Bush in 1990. (2009)
Thomas Porteous (D) Federal Judge of the U.S. Eastern District of Louisiana was impeached, convicted and removed from office December 8, 2010, on charges of bribery and lying to Congress. He had been appointed to office by Bill Clinton in 1994. (2010)
Senior Federal U.S. District Court Jack Camp (R) appointed by Republican Ronald Reagan and again by George W. Bush, was arrested in an undercover drug bust while trying to purchase cocaine from an FBI agent. Judge Jack T. Camp resigned his position after pleading guilty to three criminal charges. He was sentenced to 30 days in jail, 400 community service hours and fined
2001–2009 (George W. Bush (R) presidency)
Lewis Libby (R) Chief of Staff to Vice President Dick Cheney (R). ‘Scooter’ was convicted of perjury and obstruction of justice in the Plame Affair on March 6, 2007 and was sentenced to 30 months in prison and fined $250,000. His sentence was commuted by George W. Bush (R) on July 1, 2007. (2007)
William J. Jefferson (D-LA) was charged in August 2005 after the FBI seized $90,000 in cash from his home freezer. He was re-elected to the House in 2006, but lost in 2008. He was convicted November 13, 2009, of 11 counts of bribery and sentenced to 13 years in prison. (2009) Jefferson’s Chief of Staff Brett Pfeffer, was sentenced to 84 months for bribery. (2006)
Vito Fossella (R-NY) was convicted of drunken driving in 2008, appealed the charge, but then pled guilty in 2009
Jack Abramoff CNMI scandal involves the efforts of Abramoff to influence Congressional action concerning U.S. immigration and minimum wage laws. Congressmen convicted in the Abramoff scandal include: Bob Ney (R-OH) pleaded guilty to conspiracy and making false statements as a result of his receiving trips from Abramoff in exchange for legislative favors. Ney received 30 months in prison. (2007)
Senator Larry Craig (R-ID) married Senator and vocal critic of Clinton’s affair, pled guilty to disorderly conduct in a Minneapolis airport men’s room, after having been arrested on a charge of homosexual lewd conduct.(2007)
Duke Cunningham (R-CA) pleaded guilty November 28, 2005, to charges of conspiracy to commit bribery, mail fraud, wire fraud and tax evasion in what came to be called the Cunningham scandal and was sentenced to over eight years in prison. (2005)
Frank Ballance (D-NC) admitted to federal charges of money laundering and mail fraud in October 2005 and was sentenced to four years in prison. (2005)
Bill Janklow (R-SD) was convicted of second-degree manslaughter for running a stop sign and killing a motorcyclist. Resigned from the House and given 100 days in the county jail and three years probation. (2003)
Jim Traficant (D-OH) was found guilty on ten felony counts of financial corruption, sentenced to eight years in prison and expelled from the House of Representatives. (2002)
1993–2001 (Clinton (D) presidency)
Wade Sanders (D), Deputy Assistant United States Secretary of the Navy, for Reserve Affairs, was sentenced to 37 months in prison on one charge of possession of child pornography. (2009)
Mel Reynolds (D-IL) was convicted on 12 counts of sexual assault, obstruction of justice and solicitation of child pornography. (1997) He was later convicted of 12 counts of bank fraud. (1999)
Walter R. Tucker III (D-CA) was sentenced to 27 months in prison in 1996 for extortion and tax evasion. (1995)
Wes Cooley (R-OR) was convicted of having lied on the 1994 voter information pamphlet about his service in the Army. He was fined and sentenced to two years probation (1997) After leaving office, Cooley was convicted of income tax fraud connected to an investment scheme. He was sentenced to one year in prison and to pay restitution of $3.5 million to investors and $138,000 to the IRS.
Austin Murphy (D-PA) was convicted of one count of voter fraud for filling out absentee ballots for members of a nursing home. (1999)
House banking scandal. The House of Representatives Bank found that 450 members had overdrawn their checking accounts, but not been penalized. Six were convicted of charges, most only tangentially related to the House Bank itself. Twenty two more of the most prolific over-drafters were singled out by the House Ethics Committee. (1992)
Buz Lukens (R-Ohio) convicted of bribery and conspiracy. Carl C. Perkins (D-Kentucky) pleaded guilty to a check kiting scheme involving several financial institutions (including the House Bank). Carroll Hubbard (D-Kentucky) was convicted of illegally funneling money to his wife’s 1992 campaign to succeed him in congress. Mary Rose Oakar (D-Ohio) pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor campaign finance charge not related to the House Bank. Walter Fauntroy (D-District of Columbia) was convicted of filing false disclosure forms to hide unauthorized income.
Congressional Post Office scandal (1991–1995) was a conspiracy to embezzle House Post Office money through stamps and postal vouchers to congressmen.
Dan Rostenkowski (D-IL) was convicted and sentenced to 18 months in prison, in 1995. Joe Kolter (D-Pennsylvania) pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy and sentenced to 6 months in prison.
Jay Kim (R-CA) accepted $250,000 in illegal 1992 campaign contributions and was sentenced to two-months house arrest and a $5,000 fine. (1992)
1989–1993 (George H. W. Bush (R) presidency)
Catalina Vasquez Villalpando (R) Treasurer of the United States, pleaded guilty to obstruction of justice and tax evasion. (1992)
Nicholas Mavroules (D-Massachusetts) was convicted of extortion, accepting illegal gifts and failing to report them on congressional disclosure and income tax forms. Mavroules pleaded guilty to fifteen counts in April 1993 and was sentenced to a fifteen-month prison term. (1993)
Albert Bustamante (D-Texas) was convicted of accepting bribes and sentenced to three and one-half years in prison. (1993)
David Durenberger Senator (R-Minnesota) denounced by Senate for unethical financial transactions and then disbarred (1990). He pleaded guilty to misuse of public funds and given one year probation (1995)
Robert Frederick Collins (D) Judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana, was convicted of bribery and sentenced to six years, ten months.
Walter Nixon (D) Judge of the United States District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi was appointed by President Lyndon Johnson in 1968 and impeached by the House and convicted by the Senate for perjury November 3, 1989.
1981–1989 (Reagan (R) presidency)
Housing and Urban Development Scandal was a controversy concerning bribery by selected contractors for low income housing projects. James G. Watt (R) United States Secretary of the Interior 1981–1983, was charged with 25 counts of perjury and obstruction of justice. Sentenced to five years probation, fined $5,000 and 500 hours of community service
Wedtech scandal Wedtech Corporation was convicted of bribery in connection with Defense Department contracts. Mario Biaggi (D-New York) sentenced to 2½ years. (1987). Robert Garcia (D-New York) sentenced to 2½ years.
Iran-Contra Affair (1985–1986); A secret sale of arms to Iran, to secure the release of hostages and allow U.S. intelligence agencies to fund the Nicaraguan Contras, in violation of the Boland Amendment. Elliott Abrams (R) Assistant Secretary of State for Inter-American Affairs, convicted of withholding evidence. Given 2 years probation. Later pardoned by President George H. W. Bush.
Michael Deaver (R) White House Deputy Chief of Staff to Ronald Reagan 1981–85, pleaded guilty to perjury related to lobbying activities and was sentenced to 3 years probation and fined $100,000
Donald E. “Buz” Lukens (R-Ohio) was convicted of two counts of bribery and conspiracy. (1996)
Abscam FBI sting involving fake ‘Arabs’ trying to bribe 31 congressmen. (1980) The following Congressmen were convicted: Harrison A. Williams Senator (D-New Jersey) Convicted on 9 counts of bribery and conspiracy. Sentenced to 3 years in prison. John Jenrette Representative (D-South Carolina) sentenced to two years in prison for bribery and conspiracy. Richard Kelly (R-Florida) Accepted $25K and then claimed he was conducting his own investigation into corruption. Served 13 months. Raymond Lederer (D-Pennsylvania) “I can give you me” he said after accepting $50K. Sentenced to 3 years. Michael Myers (D-Pennsylvania) Accepted $50K saying, “…money talks and bullshit walks.” Sentenced to 3 years and was expelled from the House. Frank Thompson (D-New Jersey) Sentenced to 3 years. John M. Murphy (D-New York) Served 20 months of a 3-year sentence.
Mario Biaggi (D-New York) Convicted of obstruction of justice and accepting illegal gratuities he was sentenced to 2½ years in prison and fined $500K for his role in the Wedtech scandal, see above. Just before expulsion from the House, he resigned. The next year he was convicted of another 15 counts of obstruction and bribery. (1988)
Pat Swindall (R-Georgia) convicted of 6 counts of perjury. (1989)
George V. Hansen (R-Idaho) censured for failing to file out disclosure forms. Spent 15 months in prison.
Frederick W. Richmond (D-New York) Convicted of tax evasion and possession of marijuana. Served 9 months (1982)
Dan Flood (D-Pennsylvania) censured for bribery. After a trial ended in a deadlocked jury, pleaded guilty and was sentenced to a year’s probation.
Joshua Eilberg (D-Pennsylvania) pleaded guilty to conflict-of-interest charges. In addition, he convinced president Carter to fire the U.S. Attorney investigating his case.
Judicial branch scandals
Alcee Hastings (D-Florida) Federal District court judge impeached by the House and convicted by the Senate of soliciting a bribe (1989). Subsequently elected to the U.S. House of Representatives (1992)
Harry Claiborne (D-Nebraska) Federal District court Judge impeached by the House and convicted by the Senate on two counts of tax evasion. He served over one year in prison.
1977–1981 (Carter (D) presidency)
Fred Richmond (D-New York) Convicted of tax fraud and possession of marijuana. Served 9 months in prsion. Charges of soliciting sex from a 16-year-old boy were dropped after he submitted to counseling. (1978)
Charles Diggs (D-Michigan) convicted on 29 charges of mail fraud and filing false payroll forms which formed a kickback scheme with his staff. Sentenced to 3 years (1978)
Michael Myers (D-Pennsylvania) Received suspended six-month jail term after pleading no contest to disorderly conduct charged stemming from an incident at a Virginia bar in which he allegedly attacked a hotel security guard and a cashier.
Frank M. Clark (D-Pennsylvania) pleaded guilty to mail fraud and tax evasion on June 12, 1979 and sentenced to two years in prison.
Koreagate scandal involving alleged bribery of more than 30 members of Congress by the South Korean government represented by Tongsun Park.
Richard Tonry (D-Louisiana) pleaded guilty to receiving illegal campaign contributions.
1974–1977 (Ford (R) presidency)
James F. Hastings (R-New York) convicted of kickbacks and mail fraud, he also took money from his employees for personal use. Served 14 months at Allenwood penitentiary. (1976)
John V. Dowdy (D-Texas) Allegedly tried to stop a federal investigation of a construction firm. He served 6 months in prison for perjury. (1973)
Bertram Podell (D-New York) pleaded guilty to conspiracy and conflict of interest. He was fined $5,000 and served four months in prison. (1974)
Frank Brasco (D-New York) Sentenced to three months in jail and fined $10,000 for conspiracy to accept bribes from a reputed Mafia figure who sought truck leasing contracts from the Post Office and loans to buy trucks.
Richard T. Hanna (D-CA) convicted in an influence-buying scandal. (1974)
1969–1974 (Nixon (R) presidency)
Watergate (1972–1973) Republican ‘bugging’ of the Democratic Party National Headquarters at the Watergate Hotel led to a burglary which was discovered. The cover up of the affair by President Richard Nixon (R) and his staff resulted in 69 government officials being charged and 48 pleading guilty, including 7 for actual burglary. Eventually, Nixon resigned his position.
John N. Mitchell (R) former Attorney General, convicted of perjury.
Cornelius Gallagher (D-New Jersey) pleaded guilty to tax evasion, and served two years in prison.
J. Irving Whalley (R-Pennsylvania) Received suspended three-year sentence and fined $11,000 in 1973 for using mails to deposit staff salary kickbacks and threatening an employee to prevent her from giving information to the FBI.
Martin B. McKneally (R-NY) Placed on one-year probation and fined $5,000 in 1971 for failing to file income tax return. He had not paid taxes for many years prior.
James Fred Hastings (R-NY) Resigned on January 20, 1976 after being convicted of kickbacks and mail fraud. He served 14 months at Allenwood penitentiary (1976).
1963–1969 (Lyndon B. Johnson (D) presidency)
Ted Kennedy Senator (D-Massachusetts) drove his car into the channel between Chappaquiddick Island and Martha’s Vineyard, killing passenger Mary Jo Kopechne. Kennedy pleaded guilty to leaving the scene of an accident and received a suspended sentence of two months (1969)
Daniel Brewster (D-Maryland) Senator pleaded no contest to accepting ” an unlawful gratuity without corrupt intent “.
Frank W. Boykin Congressman (D-AL) was convicted of conspiracy and conflict of interest in July 1963.
1961–1963 (Kennedy (D) presidency)
Thomas F. Johnson (D-Maryland) was convicted of conspiracy and conflict of interest regarding the receipt of illegal gratuities.
Frank Boykin (D-Alabama) Was placed on probation and fined $40,000 following conviction in a case involving a conflict of interest and conspiracy to defraud the government. He was pardoned by President Lyndon Johnson in 1965.
1953–1961 (Eisenhower (R) presidency)
Thomas J. Lane (D-Massachusetts) convicted for evading taxes on his congressional income. Served 4 months in prison, but was re-elected three more times. Before his 1962 defeat due to re-districting. (1956)
Ernest K. Bramblett (R-CA) Received a suspended sentence and a $5,000 fine in 1955 for making false statements in connection with payroll padding and kickbacks from congressional employees.
1945–1953 (Truman (D) presidency)
Walter E. Brehm (R-Ohio) convicted of accepting contributions illegally from one of his employees. Received a 15 month suspended sentence and a $5,000 fine.
J. Parnell Thomas (R-New Jersey): a member of the House Committee on Un-American Activities (HUAC), was convicted of salary fraud and given an 18-month sentence and a fine, resigning from Congress in 1950. He was imprisoned in Danbury Prison with two of the Hollywood Ten he had helped put there. After serving his 18 months he was pardoned by Truman (D) in 1952,
Andrew J. May (D-Kentucky) Convicted of accepting bribes in 1947 from a war munitions manufacturer. Was sentenced to 9 months in prison, after which he was pardoned by Truman (D) in 1952.
James M. Curley (D-Massachusetts) fined $1,000 and served six-months for fraud before Harry S. Truman commuted the rest of his sentence.
1933–1945 (Franklin D. Roosevelt (D) presidency)
John H. Hoeppel (D-CA) convicted in 1936 of selling an appointment to the West Point Military Academy. He was fined $1,000 and sentenced to 4–12 months in jail.
1929-1933 (Herbert Hoover (R) presidency)
Harry E. Rowbottom, (R-IN) was convicted in Federal court of accepting bribes from persons who sought post office appointments. He served one year in Leavenworth.(1931)
1923–1929 Calvin Coolidge (R) Administration
George English (D) U.S. District Judge of Illinois, impeached for taking an interest-free loan from a bank of which he was director. Resigned before his Senate trial. (1926)
John W. Langley (R-KY) Resigned from the US Congress in January 1926, after losing an appeal to set aside his conviction of violating the Volstead Act (Prohibition). He’d also been caught trying to bribe a Prohibition officer. He was sentenced to two years after which, his wife ran for Congress in his place and won two full terms.
1921–1923 Warren G. Harding (R) presidency
The Harding administration was marred by scandals stemming from his appointment of men in his administration whom he had known in Ohio. They came to be known as the Ohio Gang. They include; Albert Fall (R) Secretary of the Interior who was bribed by Harry F. Sinclair for control of the Teapot Dome federal oil reserves in Wyoming. He was the first U.S. cabinet member to ever be convicted; he served two years in prison. (1922)
Charles R. Forbes (R) appointed by Harding as the first director of the new Bureau of Veterans Affairs. After constructing and modernizing VA hospitals, he was convicted of bribery and corruption and sentenced to two years in jail.
Thomas W. Miller (R) Head of the Office of Alien Property: convicted of fraud by selling valuable German patents seized after World War I for far below market price as well as bribery. Served 18 months.
1901-1909 (Theodore Roosevelt (R) presidency)
Henry B. Cassel (R-Pennsylvania) was convicted of fraud related to the construction of the Pennsylvania State Capitol (1909).
John Hipple Mitchell Senator (R-Oregon) was involved with the Oregon land fraud scandal, for which he was indicted and convicted while a sitting U.S. Senator. (1905)
Joseph R. Burton Senator (R-Kansas) was convicted of accepting a $2500 bribe in 1904.
1891-1895 (William McKinley (R) presidency)
Oregon US Federal District Attorney John Hicklin Hall (R) was appointed by President William McKinley. In 1903, Hall was ordered to investigate land fraud in what became known as the Oregon land fraud scandal and was put on trial for failing to prosecute land companies engaging in fraudulent activities, and for using his knowledge of illegal activities to blackmail his political opponents. On February 8, 1908, a jury found Hall guilty of the charges.(1907) He was later pardoned by President William Howard Taft.
1869–1877 (Grant (R) presidency)
Whiskey Ring: Massive corruption of Ulysses S. Grant’s (R) administration involving whiskey taxes, bribery and kickbacks ending with 110 convictions. (1875)
John J. McDonald (R) Supervisor of the Internal Revenue Service. Convicted and sentenced to three years.
Matthew Lyon (Democratic Republican-Kentucky) First Congressman to be recommended for censure after spitting on Roger Griswold (Federalist-Connecticut). The censure failed to pass. Also found guilty of violating John Adams’ Alien and Sedition Acts and sentenced to four months in jail, during which he was re-elected (1798)
John Pickering, Federal Judge appointed by George Washington was impeached and convicted in absentia by the U.S. Senate for drunkenness and use of profanity on the bench in spite of the fact neither act was a high crime or misdemeanor. (1804)
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