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Toyota To Pay $1.2 Billion Federal Fine To Settle Acceleration Probe

By Jerry Hirsch, Los Angeles Times Toyota Motor Corp. has agreed to pay a $1.2 billion fine to settle a four-year federal criminal investigation into whether it properly reported safety complaints about the sudden acceleration of its vehicles to regulators. It is the largest penalty of its kind ever imposed on an automotive company, U.S. […]

March 19, 2014

New Federal Investigation May Be More Damaging To Christie’s Presidential Ambitions Than Bridgegate

Things are going from bad to worse for Governor Chris Christie (R-NJ). Already embroiled in a scandal over lane closures on the George Washington Bridge in September, the Republican governor now faces greater scrutiny as federal auditors have launched an investigation into the way he used Superstorm Sandy relief funds. The probe comes months after New Jersey representative Frank […]

January 13, 2014