17 November 2011 0 Comments

United Nations: What Is the US’s Forgotten Taxpayer Financing?

This is a fascinating story UN members spying on other UN members. I was totally unaware of this. The liberal  Associated Press reports: U.N. is a “Hotbed of Spying and Clandestine Operations“. “While the diplomats inside the United Nations are often making headlines, FBI agents are chasing spies around the city. Justice Department lawyers are […]

16 October 2011 0 Comments

Rep. Jim Gerlach Co-Sponsors United Nations Transparency, Accountability and Reform Act of 2011- Not One Democrat Co-Sponsors

Rep. Jim Gerlach has agreed to sign on as a Co-Sponsor of United Nations Transparency, Accountability and Reform Act of 2011   H.R. 2829 to bring some sunshine and rationality to US financing of the UN. Republicans Co-sponsor Taxpayer Friendly Legislation From Pennsylvania, the following Representatives have signed as co sponsors: Rep. Mike Kelly (Pa-3), Rep. Glenn […]

27 August 2011 0 Comments

United Nations Part 7: – Indictment for Hariri Murders: Naming Names

LEIDSCHENDAM, Netherlands (AP) — A U.N.-backed international court released the names Friday of four officials of the Hezbollah militia who are wanted on suspicion of murder in the 2005 truck bomb that killed former Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik Hariri. Among the suspects is Mustafa Amine Badreddine, believed to have been Hezbollah’s deputy military commander who […]

25 August 2011 0 Comments

United Nations Part 6: Rep. Ros-Lehtinen Shutting Down Taxpayer Financing of UN

U.N. funding an early target for House Republicans By Bridget Johnson – 01/23/11 A key House Republican is quickly pressing forward with her goals to scale back U.S. funding for the United Nations. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-Fla.), chairwoman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, told The Hill that oversight would be a key function of […]

24 August 2011 0 Comments

United Nations Part 5: Hezbollah Indicted for Syrian Assassination of Rafiq Harari

United Nations indicts Hezbollah in Lebanon. Syrian indictments remain sealed. Rick Moran 5 July 2011 Front Page Magazine “After months of delay and hesitation, the United Nation’s Special Tribunal for Lebanon (STL) has presented indictments to Lebanon’s state prosecutor in the case of the assassination of former Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri. To no one’s surprise, […]

23 August 2011 0 Comments

United Nations Part 4: More US taxpayer Financing Billions of UN Budget – $7,691,822,000

The brilliant and reliable Anne Bayefsky provides extensive and detailed  information about UN’s murky finances: Read entire EyeOntheUN post for even more detail US Contributions to the United Nations ($) Source: “Annual Report on United States Contributions to the United Nations,” Office of Management and Budget, June 6, 2011, at http://www.whitehouse.gov/sites/default/files/omb/assets/legislative_reports/us_contributions_to_the_un_06062011.pdf Note: FY = Fiscal […]

22 August 2011 0 Comments

United Nations Part 3: Taxpayer Financed UN Finances Syrian “Economic Development”

Despite Western Sanctions Against Syria, U.N. Quietly Extends Development Aid to Country George Russell July 29, 2011| FoxNews.com

20 August 2011 0 Comments

United Nations Part 1: $6.3 Billion Dollar Taxpayer Subsidy

Selective Sequential Shutdown:   As taxpayers and their representatives look for spending cuts, may I recommend a close look at United Nations  $6.03 billion to finance a venue to undermine American security. This is not the UN of 1948. Claudia Rosett’s coverage of the United Nations has been revealing. As the United States debates Debt Ceiling […]