1. Welcome to Baptist Board, a friendly forum to discuss the Baptist Faith in a friendly surrounding.

    Your voice is missing! You will need to register to get access to all the features that our community has to offer.

    We hope to see you as a part of our community soon and God Bless!

Just 5.7 Percent Of Clinton Foundation Budget Actually Went To Charitable Grants

Discussion in 'Political Debate & Discussion' started by Revmitchell, Sep 16, 2016.

  1. Revmitchell

    Revmitchell Well-Known Member
    Site Supporter

    Joined:
    Feb 18, 2006
    Messages:
    39,837
    Likes Received:
    1,022
    Faith:
    Baptist
    Just 5.7 percent of the Clinton Foundation’s massive 2014 budget actually went to charitable grants, according to the tax-exempt organization’s IRS filings. The rest went to salaries and employee benefits, fundraising and “other expenses.”....

    ............Despite taking in an additional $30 million in 2014, the Clinton Foundation spent 40 percent less on charitable grants in 2014 than in 2013. Even as it slashed charitable spending, the foundation increased the amount spent on salaries, employee benefits and compensation by $5 million in 2014. The foundation also spent $5 million more “other expenses” in 2014.

    http://dailycaller.com/2016/09/16/j...n-foundation-budget-actually-went-to-charity/
     
  2. carpro

    carpro Well-Known Member
    Site Supporter

    Joined:
    Oct 14, 2004
    Messages:
    22,489
    Likes Received:
    475
    Faith:
    Baptist
    Kind of a joke as a charity, huh?

    Sounds more like a personal enrichment tax dodge.
     
  3. poncho

    poncho Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 30, 2004
    Messages:
    19,657
    Likes Received:
    128
    Isn't the Daily Caller part of the Alt - Right?
     
  4. Zaac

    Zaac Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jun 12, 2012
    Messages:
    13,757
    Likes Received:
    220
    While 100% of the Trump Foundations charitable grants were taken from other foundations, given to his foundation, and regifted. Gotta love the quasi-money laundering and taking credit for somebody else's giving.
     
  5. Zaac

    Zaac Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jun 12, 2012
    Messages:
    13,757
    Likes Received:
    220
    Wonder what part of the Trump Foundation gifts went to bribing Attorneys General?
     
  6. Sapper Woody

    Sapper Woody Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 5, 2011
    Messages:
    2,112
    Likes Received:
    107
    I wasn't going to weigh in on this conversation, and this will be slightly off topic, it I want to thank you for using "Attorneys General" properly. It's one of my pet peeves when someone uses plurals improperly; such as Mothers in Law, Sergeants Major, etc. People usually try to make the second word plural rather than the first.

    Ok, my mini-rant is done. Back to our regularly scheduled disagreements:

    Sent from my QTAQZ3 using Tapatalk
     
  7. Alcott

    Alcott Well-Known Member
    Site Supporter

    Joined:
    Dec 17, 2002
    Messages:
    7,849
    Likes Received:
    141
    Faith:
    Baptist
    Wonder what part of the clinton foundation gifts went to bribing federal judges.
     
  8. Zaac

    Zaac Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jun 12, 2012
    Messages:
    13,757
    Likes Received:
    220

    You know Sapper, I know we often disagree, but I think you said once that we probably agree more than we disagree. I think we're a lot a like lol. :pI hate it when people use plurals improperly. It's right up there for me with people saying "I seen" instead of "I saw".:Mad
     
  9. InTheLight

    InTheLight Well-Known Member
    Site Supporter

    Joined:
    Dec 17, 2010
    Messages:
    18,637
    Likes Received:
    881
    Faith:
    Baptist
    Oh, look. The Clinton Foundation has released its tax records. Hillary Clinton has released her personal taxes.

    Where are the Trump Foundation tax records?
    Where are Donald Trump's personal tax records?

    Oh, that's right, he hasn't released them. At least with Hillary we can see her lousy stewardship of charitable giving.
     
Loading...