Steve Peacock's U.S. Trade & Aid Monitor tag:typepad.com,2003:weblog-94161205314098957 2012-08-17T14:15:47-04:00 Original reporting on little-known U.S. government funded foreign aid projects, so-called "drug war" initiatives, and overseas business subsidies. TypePad Monitor Founder Steve Peacock to Address Ocean County (NJ) Citizens for Freedom Group tag:typepad.com,2003:post-6a00d834515b9569e2016769558f7c970b 2012-08-17T14:15:47-04:00 2012-08-24T19:05:04-04:00 This coming Thursday (Aug. 23) I will appear as one of the guest speakers at the monthly open meeting of Ocean County Citizens for Freedom, a grassroots Tea Party group here on the New Jersey Shore. Steve Peacock Sen. Menendez Responds (Sort Of) to HSBC Dirty Dollars Inquiry (Commentary) tag:typepad.com,2003:post-6a00d834515b9569e201774426e36b970d 2012-08-15T18:21:42-04:00 2012-08-15T18:21:42-04:00 Media scrutiny of the HSBC money-laundering scandal has died down, but I am not letting Sen. Robert Menendez (D) -- who represents me here in New Jersey -- nor any other congressional recipients of the disgraced bank's political action committee generosity off the hook. Steve Peacock Scandal-Plagued HSBC Shopped Congress for Favors tag:typepad.com,2003:post-6a00d834515b9569e20167694c0668970b 2012-08-15T18:04:29-04:00 2012-08-15T18:04:29-04:00 The fallout from the HSBC money laundering scandal continues to reverberate around the globe, but U.S. Congress members apparently are in no hurry to return millions of dollars they have received from the scandal-plagued bank. Steve Peacock