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Elderly Losing Homes over as Little as $400 in Unpaid Tax

Elderly Losing Homes over as Little as $400 in Unpaid Tax

A consumer advocacy group has issued a report highlighting a disturbing practice in which elderly and other vulnerable homeowners are..

July 13, 2012 with 0 Comments
Half of US Population Lives in Household Receiving Government Benefits

Half of US Population Lives in Household Receiving Government Benefits

As the United States continues to avoid adequately dealing with a gargantuan $15,700,000,000,000 national debt, some alarming new figures..

May 26, 2012 with 0 Comments
House GOP Budget To Eviscerate Poor to Benefit Military-Industrial Complex

House GOP Budget To Eviscerate Poor to Benefit Military-Industrial Complex

House Republicans forwarded a budget bill which slashes $261 billion from essential social services in order to avoid more than $50 billion..

May 8, 2012 with 0 Comments
Bank of America Begins ‘Mortgage to Lease’ Program, Giving Some Homeowners Facing Foreclosure Option to Rent their Homes

Bank of America Begins ‘Mortgage to Lease’ Program, Giving Some Homeowners Facing Foreclosure Option to Rent their Homes

Bank of America has rolled out a pilot program that will allow a relative handful of mortgage customers facing foreclosure to remain in..

March 23, 2012 with 0 Comments
U.S. Gov’t Reneges on Promise to Allow Texana Hollis, 101-Year-Old Detroit Foreclosure Victim, to Return to her Home

U.S. Gov’t Reneges on Promise to Allow Texana Hollis, 101-Year-Old Detroit Foreclosure Victim, to Return to her Home

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has reneged on a promise to allow a 101-year-old Detroit woman to move back into..

January 23, 2012 with 0 Comments
Ominous Milestone: $15.3 Trillion U.S. Debt Now As Large As ENTIRE National Economy

Ominous Milestone: $15.3 Trillion U.S. Debt Now As Large As ENTIRE National Economy

The United States has reached an ominous milestone. For the first time since the immediate post-World War II period, the national debt is..

January 10, 2012 with 0 Comments
Four Years into Housing Crisis, Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke Finally Slams “Costly and Inefficient” Foreclosures

Four Years into Housing Crisis, Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke Finally Slams “Costly and Inefficient” Foreclosures

The housing crisis that has seen millions of Americans lose their homes has been going on for more than four years now. And for all that..

January 5, 2012 with 0 Comments
FHFA Inspector-General: Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac Improperly Foreclosed on Homeowners, Cost Gov’t Billions

FHFA Inspector-General: Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac Improperly Foreclosed on Homeowners, Cost Gov’t Billions

A U.S. government watchdog has found that mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac improperly foreclosed on homeowners and cost the..

November 30, 2011 with 0 Comments
Banks May Have Illegally Foreclosed on 5,000 Active-Duty U.S. Military Members

Banks May Have Illegally Foreclosed on 5,000 Active-Duty U.S. Military Members

New data from a federal regulator has revealed that 10 major U.S. banks may have illegally foreclosed on nearly 5,000 active-duty U.S...

November 30, 2011 with 0 Comments
‘The Moral High Ground’: Fulton County Sheriff’s Deputies Refuse to Evict 103-Year-Old Vita Lee from her Foreclosed Atlanta Home of 53 Years

‘The Moral High Ground’: Fulton County Sheriff’s Deputies Refuse to Evict 103-Year-Old Vita Lee from her Foreclosed Atlanta Home of 53 Years

Atlanta-area police and a moving company hired by a bank to evict a 103-year-old woman and her 83-year-old daughter from their foreclosed..

November 30, 2011 with 0 Comments
Douche Du Jour
  • JFK Diary Calls Hitler ‘Stuff of Legends’ Who ‘Will Emerge From Hatred’
  • White House Welcomes Brigitte Gabriel, Leader of Anti-Muslim ‘Hate Group’ ACT for America
  • Republican Florida Court Official Calls for Lynching of Black Anti-Death Penalty State Attorney Aramis Ayala
  • South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard Signs Anti-LGBTQ Adoption, Foster Care Bill Into Law
  • Mississippi Republican Andy Gipson Kills Domestic Violence Divorce Bill
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