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Sunday, March 18, 2018

HP To Pay $108 Million In U.S. To Settle Bribery Probes

Washington (AFP) – giant Hewlett-Packard agreed to pay $108 million to settle investigations that it paid bribes to win public contracts in Russia, Poland and Mexico, officials said Wednesday. The settlement covers criminal and civil investigations under the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, according to a statement from the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission. According […]

April 9, 2014

Big PACs Throw Money At Supercommittee Members

Want to get a huge influx of cash? Looks like all you have to do is be part of the supercommittee. From the time the six Republicans and six Democrats were appointed to the special committee to reduce the deficit, suspicions about lobbyists’ influence on these politicians arose. AP reported in August that the 12 […]

October 6, 2011