Shifra on February 13, 2018
Maybe she was too busy cooking her family’s phony Cherokee “Pow Wow Chow” recipes. Via Daily Caller. Sen. Elizabeth Warren, who has claimed to be Native American, is conspicuously absent from a Tribal Nations Policy Summit this week. The National Congress of American Indians Tribal Nations Policy Summit is taking place in Washington, DC, this week, and it features a whole host of politicians and high-profile speakers…. However, Warren — the only U.S. Senator who has claimed a Native American heritage — is missing from the guest list. Cherokee genealogists have traced Warren’s family history and were unable to find any ancestors that identified as anything other than white, but that hasn’t stopped Warren from doubling down on her claims,...
Tammy on April 30, 2016
The incompetence of the bureaucrats at federal government is so widespread and unbelievable it’s almost as if they’re deliberately trying to ruin our lives. Via Free Beacon. The Social Security Administration puts millions of Americans at risk for identity theft by putting their full Social Security Numbers on letters sent in the mail. The agency’s inspector general released an audit this week warning the government that by sending hundreds of millions of letters containing individual’s Social Security Numbers it puts them at risk for identity theft. “According to [the Social Security Administration] SSA, in 2015, it mailed about 233 million notices that included individuals’ full SSN,” the inspector general said. “We recognize SSA’s efforts can never eliminate the potential that...
Tammy on April 7, 2016
So, let me see if I understand this: The IRS is letting people pay taxes in cash, but you still have to go through the internet to make the arrangement. But they completely expect some group of people to not be engaged in the system enough to bother having a checking account or a credit card, or even engage in business where your identity can be proven separately from your filing. Who knew the Fed would help make identity theft even more rewarding? This story from Minnesota is one tiny example of what’s happening right now==> County residents falling victim to IRS refund fraud. Think about that. The IRS appears to be allowing people to file their taxes in a...