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Bush Administration and Corporate Cronyism

Bush Hangs on to False Images in Farewell

Jonathan Diamond | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jonathan Diamond

When my country is threatened and someone tells me we can stop the threat by torturing people, maybe we ought to think a little bit before acting on our conscience's call to "protect the homeland!"

Bush v. Gore Rears Its Head: The Triumph of Politics Over Law (Part II)

Shahid Buttar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Shahid Buttar

Despite the changing winds of politics, the expansion of the voting franchise has been one of our most consistent trends since the birth of the Republic.

The Diversion of Small Business Contracts to Large Corporations is Alive and Well

Chris Gunn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Chris Gunn

Location is not the only major contributing factor in determining whether small businesses are able to compete effectively for contracts with the federal government, it's also the diversion of those contracts to large corporations.

Government Small Business Contracts Went to Fortune 500 Companies

Lloyd Chapman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Lloyd Chapman

Federal investigations clearly show that Fortune 500 corporations are the actual recipients of federal small business contracts, and yet the Bush administration continues to maintain that this is a myth.

New SBA Head Could Spell More Trouble for Middle-Class Firms

Lloyd Chapman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Lloyd Chapman

Steven Preston, the Bush appointee to head the U.S. Small Business Administration, has no experience or background working with small businesses and hails from a corporate background.

Bush Administration Ignores Investigations and Claims Billions In Contracting Abuses are a "Myth"

Lloyd Chapman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Lloyd Chapman

Despite a growing mountain of evidence, the Bush Administration is still refusing to admit they diverted billions of dollars in federal small business contracts to a long list of corporate giants.