Judicial Watch Corruption Chronicles: Millions in business loans to refugees not tracked by HHS

Another reason to use our petition to Defund the Refugee Resettlement Program, http://restoretheusa.net/petitions/a-petition-to-Defund-the-Refugee-Resettlement-Program. #OccupyCongress

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Judicial Watch logoI’m dashing out the door and cannot do this incredible work by Judicial Watch justice, but wanted to get it up now hot off the presses!

For years I’ve wondered how you get at this information on special loans for special peopleand now I know—someone does a Freedom of Information Act request (a specialty of JW as Hillary knows so well!).

Here is how the story begins:

The U.S. government gives refugees on public assistance special “loans” of up to $15,000 to start a business but fails to keep track of defaults that could translate into huge losses for American taxpayers, records obtained by Judicial Watch reveal. The cash is distributed through a program called Microenterprise Development run by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of Refugee Resettlement.

Since 2010 the program has granted thousands of loans to refugees that lack the financial resources, credit…

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