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More perks courtesy of Obama?

A consumer group is calling for a congressional investigation into allegations that Internet giant Google turned close ties to the Obama administration into corporate benefits. The group, Consumer Watchdog, alleges in a 32-page report that Google has used its connections to gain “unique access” to the government's Moffett Field located near Google’s headquarters in Mountain View, Calif.

http://www.newsmax.com/Headline/ConsumerGroupChargesGooglesCloseTiesWithObamaAdministrationReapRewards/2011/01/24/id/383741

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Carpy

Asked by Carpy at 10:00 AM on Jan. 25, 2011 in Politics & Current Events

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  • – collapse
    I think that, right now, we have other more pressing matters to concern ourselves with.
    A.Perry

    Answer by A.Perry at 10:03 AM on Jan. 25, 2011 (hidden) + expand

  • so another free pass A.Perry?
    Carpy

    Comment by Carpy (original poster) at 10:05 AM on Jan. 25, 2011

  • teehee.


    I can't wait for the left to post Free Pass Questions in 2 years bitchin and complaining like lunatics.

    jewjewbee

    Answer by jewjewbee at 10:12 AM on Jan. 25, 2011

  • Well the govt had to give them something in exchange for the spying they did.

    yourspecialkid

    Answer by yourspecialkid at 10:17 AM on Jan. 25, 2011

  • Same old business as usual. What else can you expect from someone who learned politics in Chicago?
    SweetLuci

    Answer by SweetLuci at 11:08 AM on Jan. 25, 2011

  • – collapse
    Newsmax?! Seriously?! What not just use Limbaugh or Hannity or some other right-wing liar as a source? LOL!
    peggy572

    Answer by peggy572 at 11:31 AM on Jan. 25, 2011 (hidden) + expand

  • Does anyone else think Peggy resembles Gertie-Lu?
    grlygrlz2

    Answer by grlygrlz2 at 11:51 AM on Jan. 25, 2011

  • grlygrlz2

    Answer by grlygrlz2 at 11:53 AM on Jan. 25, 2011

  • When asked if other companies, including broadband providers, should disclose what customer information they share with the NSA, Simpson said they should, too.


    Soooooooo, one defense they have is that Big Brother (NSA) SHOULD be watching over us, as consumers.... Wrong on so many levels.....

    grlygrlz2

    Answer by grlygrlz2 at 11:59 AM on Jan. 25, 2011

  • Well well well imagine that


    tnmomofive

    Answer by tnmomofive at 12:46 PM on Jan. 25, 2011

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