Cal Thomas: To reduce illegal immigration, Hungary provides foreign aid – US should consider this approach

Illegal immigration begins to fall as DHS reveals lower border apprehensions following US-Mexico partnership U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Acting Director Ken Cuccinelli says President Trump’s tough stance is working but Congress needs to step up and pass legislation to help. Two summers ago on a visit to Budapest, I asked the spokesman for the Hungarian government about the growing […]

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Grand jury sees ways to reduce Pennsylvania's Medicaid fraud

Law enforcement agencies and government regulators need new tools to effectively combat fraud within Pennsylvania's $33 billion Medicaid program, according to a grand jury report released Monday. Community based health-service programs can be "easily manipulated to facilitate fraud" because they lack the supervision, training and oversight that exist in traditional residential health care facilities, the report made public by the […]

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'This won't reduce power bills': Industry rubbishes forced divestment plan

Energy groups say the government's proposed powers to force generators to sell off assets won't help reduce electricity prices and could be unconstitutional. The proposed draft law will allow the Treasurer to issue “divestiture orders” forcing companies who carry out "prohibitive actions" to dispose of some of their assets and restrict who can buy the assets. The proposed rules would […]

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