It’s Worse Than You Think: The Federal Government Has No Clue What It Is Spending

Political Vanguard Do you think our federal government knows how much and where it is is spending money? Well, think again. Back in 2014, the Government Accountability Office presented this is prepared testimony: “The federal government has no idea how many tax dollars it’s wasting on redundant federal programs every year—but it’s likely in the neighborhood of $45 billion.” That’s according to the … [Read more...]

What the Uranium One Documents Reveal

Founders Code Uranium One is engaged through its subsidiaries and joint ventures in uranium production, and in the exploration and development of uranium properties, in Kazakhstan, the United States, Tanzania and elsewhere. Uranium One is focused on low cost and low technical risk operations, with existing, near and medium-term production visibility in some of the world’s largest uranium resource … [Read more...]

Counterfeit Operations, Iran and North Korea

Founders Code It is a global business and a nasty one. U.S. officials have long accused Iran of supplying arms to rebel Houthi forces battling for control of Yemen. But Monday’s sanctions help highlight the scope of what Western officials commonly describe as the IRGC’s far-reaching and malign activities. “Iran itself, together with its proxy, Lebanese Hezbollah, is knee-deep and has been knee-deep in … [Read more...]

A Wide Look at North Korea’s WMD Operations

Founders Code Primer: South Korean surgeons operating on a North Korean defector who escaped across the Demilitarized Zone between the two countries under a hail of gunfire on Nov. 13 have found a parasite in the man’s stomach unlike any other they had seen. The defector, who was shot five times, remained in critical condition after hours in two rounds of surgery, according to an article in the Korea … [Read more...]

Top Progressives/Dark Money Meeting at Cali Resort

Founders Code Beyond Resistance it is called….watch that hashtag through 2020. Meanwhile, if Kamala Harris is there with Van Jones and George Soros with Nancy Pelosi, you know the agenda is being crafted. Resistance Royalty: Pelosi, Soros Headline Left’s Biggest Dark Money Conference Private memo gives inside look at Democracy Alliance’s latest secret donor meeting CARLSBAD, Calif.—A secretive … [Read more...]

Secret Planes, Russia, China and the United States

Founders Code Primer: Navigator Holdings Ltd., the shipping firm part-owned by U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, doubled the number of contracts it had with Sibur Holding PJSC just months after the U.S. imposed sanctions on a major shareholder of the Russian petrochemical company in 2014. Sibur itself wasn’t subject to the restrictions, which the U.S. imposed over the Ukraine crisis, but they led to a … [Read more...]

Trifecta of Intel Chaos, Shadow Brokers, Wikileaks, NSA

Founders Code WikiLeaks announces “Vault 8” Those releases were part of a series of leaks WikiLeaks called Vault 7. Now, WikiLeaks says Hive is just the first of a long string of similar releases, a series WikiLeaks calls Vault 8, which will consist of source code for tools previously released in the Vault 7 series. The WikiLeaks announcement has sent shivers up the spines of infosec experts … [Read more...]

Surveillance: China’s Big Brother, America’s Also?

Founders Code Video footage sent back to China, for what? Comprehensive espionage… Are U.S. manufacturers no longer making camera equipment or offering surveillance technology? Was that any part of the trade deals President Trump signed with President Xi? Anyone? Surveillance Cameras Made by China Are Hanging All Over the U.S. Company 42%-owned by the Chinese government sold devices that monitor U.S. … [Read more...]

Saudi Arabia says Lebanon Declares War

Founders Code It is all about Iran... Saudi Arabia reveals list of wanted members of the terrorist Iranian militias in the region including Yemen. What did President Trump know or what was he told? Remarks by President Trump and Prime Minister Hariri of Lebanon in Joint Press Conference Saudi Arabia says Lebanon declares war, deepening crisis BEIRUT (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia accused Lebanon … [Read more...]

Russia Hacked the World, DoJ Suing Kremlin Operatives?

Founders Code FNC: The Justice Department reportedly has garnered enough evidence to charge at least six Russian government operatives with hacking the Democratic National Committee’s computers during the 2016 presidential election. The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday that federal prosecutors could bring charges early next year. The Journal reported that dozens of others may have also played a role in … [Read more...]

Hey Paul Manafort, WTH Dude…

Founders Code You would think this cat was trying to be a modern day James Bond or something… oh wait… His indictment contains 12 counts including conspiracy against the United States, conspiracy to launder money, unregistered agent of a foreign principal, false and misleading FARA statements, false statements and seven counts of failure to file reports of foreign bank and financial accounts. This … [Read more...]

The Denise Simon Experience – 10/26/17

The Denise Simon Experience Hosted by DENISE SIMON, the Senior Research / Intelligence Analyst for Foreign and Domestic Policy for numerous flag officers and intelligence organizations. THIS WEEK'S GUESTS:  Ed Haislmaier /  Rachel Glezsler /  LTC Buzz Patterson  /  PLF SCOTUS Sports Betting BROADCAST WORLDWIDE: THURSDAYS:  9:00PM (eastern) on: WJHC - Talk 107.5FM WDDQ - Talk 92.1FM WLBB - News Talk … [Read more...]

3rd Carrier in Region as Mattis is in Seoul v. N Korea

Founders Code SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Pentagon boss Jim Mattis arrived in South Korea on Friday to meet with the nation’s top defense officials and American military commanders on the front line in countering North Korea’s nuclear weapons program. Mattis is emphasizing the Trump administration’s push for a diplomatic solution to the problem. But he also has said the U.S. is prepared to take military action if … [Read more...]

Trump Names New IRS Comish, DoJ Settles Targeting Case

Founders Code DC: President Trump made it official on Thursday that embattled IRS Commissioner John Koskinen will be out of a job next month. Trump tapped David Kautter, the Treasury Department’s assistant secretary for tax policy, to serve as interim IRS commissioner, beginning Nov. 13. Koskinen’s term ends on Nov. 12. He was eligible for reappointment, but Koskinen is fiercely opposed by … [Read more...]

Trump Dossier Courtesy of Marc Elias and Perkins and Coie

Founders Code Oh Hillary... do tell... Marc Elias is a partner in the law firm Perkins and Coie. Beyond that, he was the general counsel for the Hillary presidential campaign. Prior to that, he did the same for the John Kerry presidential campaign... sheesh... oh yeah... he did the same for Al Franken. Keep a large supply of popcorn handy... week by week this has the makings of good theater. Opposition … [Read more...]

UN/Harvard: Comprehensive WMD Programs in North Korea/ISIS

Founders Code Primer: A North Korean mining firm, reputed to be a front for Pyongyang’s weapons development programs, attempted to ship materiel to Syrian officials tied to the country’s chemical weapons program, according to a confidential United Nations assessment of international sanctions against the North. Details of the U.N. findings, first reported by Reuters, found officials from Korea Mining … [Read more...]

N. Korea Months Away from Ability to Strike U.S. with Nukes

Founders Code Japan is taking defensive measures: The Yomiuri Shimbun The government is considering equipping planned ground-based Aegis Ashore systems with the capacity to intercept cruise missiles, in addition to the ability to defend against ballistic missiles. With Chinese bombers making repeated flights in areas around Japan, the government believes it should also prepare for attacks by cruise … [Read more...]

Russia Takes Over Kurds’ Oil Pipeline, Hillary?

Founders Code LONDON/MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s biggest oil company, Rosneft (ROSN.MM), has agreed to take control of Iraqi Kurdistan’s main oil pipeline, boosting its investment in the autonomous region to $3.5 billion despite Baghdad’s military action sparked by a Kurdish vote for independence. The move appears to be part of a strategy by President Vladimir Putin to boost Moscow’s Middle Eastern … [Read more...]

Subpoena Tim Geithner About the Uranium One Deal for Starters

Founders Code Ever wonder where any Hillary emails are with regard to this case both as Secretary of State or through the Clinton Foundation? Perhaps Huma knows all…did Obama’s OFA take any kickbacks? What else is out there that the Obama administration hid from congress and oversight? Anyway read on for context and the people line-up. Related reading: Judiciary Committee calls on former FBI informant to … [Read more...]

Scope of Russian Troll Operation Explained

Founders Code Information Warfare = Troll Warfare Russian Journalists Publish Massive Investigation Into St. Petersburg Troll Factory’s U.S. Operations A day after Dozhd television published an interview with a former member of Russia’s infamous Internet Research Agency, the magazine RBC released a new detailed report on the same organization’s efforts to meddle in U.S. domestic politics. Meduza … [Read more...]

Rick Perry Can Deliver the Punishment to UC Berkeley

By: Denise Simon | Political Vanguard The Department of Energy has contracts with UC Berkeley that include research funds and grants for projects that include energy efficiency and laboratory operations. Rick Perry should be challenged with terminating those relationships and moving those projects to other universities that do not encourage and host ANTIFA events supported by a collection of university … [Read more...]

Trump Sanctions Iran and their IRGC; See their Terror History

Founders Code For a list of sanctions placed on Iran, Hezbollah and the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps, go here. Today, President Trump delivered his talk about formally decertifying the JCPOA and naming all of the IRGC a terror organization, finally. This is a significant decision and it puts countries like Iraq, Yemen, Syria and Lebanon on notice to purge all IRGC from their territories. Earlier this … [Read more...]

Trump’s Executive Order Halting Obamacare Insurance Subsidies Comes from Boehner

Founders Code CNBC: The Trump administration will immediately stop making critically important payments to insurers who sell Obamacare health plans, a bombshell move that is expected to spike premium prices and potentially lead many insurers to exit the marketplace. The decision to end the billions of dollars worth of so-called cost-sharing reduction (CSR) payments came after months of threats by President … [Read more...]

Trump Decertifying and Re-tooling Iran Nuclear Deal

Founders Code The Iran Deal (JCPOA) has taken an inordinate amount of attention away from all of the other ways Iran destabilizes and attempts to dominate the region. The Trump team will now take a holistic approach to Iran that uses all aspects of US power and engages our allies in the effort as well. The goal is to roll back Iranian use of their proxies in Iraq, Syria, Lebanon, Yemen and elsewhere to extend … [Read more...]

The Denise Simon Experience – 10/12/17

The Denise Simon Experience Hosted by DENISE SIMON, the Senior Research / Intelligence Analyst for Foreign and Domestic Policy for numerous flag officers and intelligence organizations. THIS WEEK'S GUESTS: William Hazelgrove / Luis Fleischman / Philip Haney / Clare Lopez BROADCAST WORLDWIDE: THURSDAYS: 9:00PM (eastern) on: WJHC - Talk 107.5FM WDDQ - Talk 92.1FM WLBB - News Talk 1330AM And on … [Read more...]

#FacebookRussia: Facebook’s Scrubbed Data, Possible Obstruction of Investigation

Founders Code Related reading: Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg meets with lawmakers investigating Russia-linked Facebook ads Blame ‘crowdtangle’ among others. As noted on their site: the easiest way to keep track of what’s happening in social media. Other sites such as meltwater broadcasts that they are ‘influencers’ and then leaderboards are created such that real or hoax operations become a trending … [Read more...]

WC-135 Dispatched to Investigate Europe for Radiation

Founders Code Gotta look deep for information and there are two theories, one is Russia as the other is the medical industry. Humm….it goes something like this…. By the way, the dates could easily lineup. Related reading: US sends specialist ‘nuke sniffer’ plane to the UK as ‘radiation spike’ sparks fears Putin has tested nuclear weapon in the Arctic Primer: The Washington Free Beacon quotes Pentagon … [Read more...]

South Korea’s Pursuit of a Blackout Weapon

Founder's Code As the United States flew B1 Lancers based out of Guam in exercises with South Korea and Japan over the Korean Peninsula, the Trump White House was meeting with Pentagon officials on expanded details and strategies with regard to North Korea. Meanwhile, China continues to demand that all sides tone down the threatening talk and military activities. Has anyone asked China if they are accepting … [Read more...]

Irma, Maria and Corruption: Puerto Rico

Political Vanguard Irma, Maria and Corruption are a trifecta of issues for the island nation. Over the years, Puerto Rico has voted for independence. It is a vote meant to set the stage for Pueto Rico to become the 51st state of the United States. It just won’t happen due to countless underlying issues. Sadly, many civilians are suffering this very moment in Puerto Rico due to two catastrophic … [Read more...]

US Shuttering Diplomatic and Tourism Operations in Cuba

Founders Code Twenty-one U.S. diplomatic personnel assigned to Cuba have been severely affected by some health condition with the cause still unknown officially. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has issued travel warnings to Cuba for civilians and has ordered a large number of government personnel to leave the island. Cuba is allegedly cooperating in the investigation and for more than a year, there have been no … [Read more...]