Posts Tagged ‘ chairman ’

(VIDEO) Fed Refuses to Disclose Recipients of $2 Trillion

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke arrogantly refuses to tell Senator Bernie Sanders which banks were in receipt of government loans and why only large greedy incompetent multinational organizations are allowed access to loans, while small and medium-sized businesses are left to rot.

Oldest U.S. Senator Steps Down as Panel Chair

WASHINGTON (AP) — The longest-serving U.S. senator in history, Robert Byrd, is stepping down from his cherished post as chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee.

The 90-year-old Democrat, third in line of succession to the U.S. presidency, has been increasingly frail in recent years, so the move did not come as a surprise. Democratic leaders had sent signals that they hoped Byrd would step aside to make room for more active leadership on the panel, which is among the most important in Congress for its control over federal agency budgets.

Byrd has used the post to send billions of federal dollars to his home state of West Virginia — for roads, universities, and economic development projects.

Byrd has chaired the panel or been its top minority party

Judiciary Committee Head Rigs Bush Impeachment Hearings

Kucinich may be barred from reading impeachment articles at impeachment hearing.

Dennis Kucinich spoke exclusively to the Alex Jones show yesterday concerning his effort to bring articles of impeachment against the president and the vice president. Listen to Alex Jones show. Continue reading