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Posted on Oct 18, 2009
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More than 15,000 people have HIV or AIDS in the nation’s capital—3 percent of the population older than 12.

Washington, D.C., has the highest rate of AIDS in the country, and millions of federal dollars are spent trying to alleviate it. But a new investigative piece uncovers a corrupt system where books were cooked, corners cut, and $400,000 lost to a nonprofit launched by the leader of a cocaine ring.

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In a city ravaged by the highest rate of AIDS cases in the nation, the D.C. Health Department paid millions to nonprofit groups that delivered substandard services or failed to account for any work at all, even as sick people searched for care or died waiting.

More than $1 million in AIDS money went to a housing group whose ailing boarders sometimes struggled without electricity, gas or food. A supervisor said she was ordered to create records for ghost employees.

About $400,000 was paid to a nonprofit organization, launched by a man who once ran one of the District’s largest cocaine rings, for a promised job-training center that has never opened.

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By Folktruther, October 18, 2009 at 6:26 pm Link to this comment

What a racist hatchet job.  Out of the goodness of their hearts a white federal governemnt givens millions of dollars to these no-aacount, disease rideden niggers, most of who are jailbirds, and they just steal it and waste it away.  The same kind of treatment as New Orleans, this time under Obama.

This is the future of the US as it becomes a third world country and the people are treated like it, as we become progressively more demoralized.  While the Prog media ignorres the billions that are stolen by banksters and focuses on the petty corruption and inefficiency inevitable in people without jobs, money, their own representatives, and systematically oppressed by the police and bureacrats. 

The American people have to generate their own leadership and media, or they are looking at their future.  this is how we are depicted in the Progrssive media.

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