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Now THIS is what you call fraud !

Postby Robin Hood » Sat Oct 07, 2017 4:09 pm

Makes the EU's failures to balance the books look like an amateur operation! :) :wink:

DOD, HUD Defrauded Taxpayers Of $21 Trillion From 1998 To 2015 - By Whitney Webb

Last year, a Reuters article brought renewed scrutiny to the budgeting practices of the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD), specifically the U.S. Army, after it was revealed that the department had “lost” $6.5 trillion in 2015 due to “wrongful budget adjustments.” Nearly half of that massive sum, $2.8 trillion, was lost in just one quarter. Reuters noted that the Army “lacked the receipts and invoices to support those numbers [the adjustments] or simply made them up” in order to “create an illusion that its books are balanced.”

Officially, the DOD has acknowledged that its financial statements for 2015 were “materially misstated.” However, this was hardly the first time the department had been caught falsifying its accounting or the first time the department had mishandled massive sums of taxpayer money.

The cumulative effect of this mishandling of funds is the subject of a new report authored by Dr. Mark Skidmore, a professor of economics at Michigan State University, and Catherine Austin Fitts, former assistant secretary of housing.
Their findings are shocking.

Full article ........

http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/47963.htm
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Re: Now THIS is what you call fraud !

Postby repulsewarrior » Sat Oct 07, 2017 5:39 pm

...is this the swamp Trump talks about?

Americans are not immune to "Americans" it seems.
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