Judicial Watch • Archives for 2009

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Napolitano Delays ID Security Law

The Secretary of Homeland Security has delayed implementation of a crucial law passed by Congress to prevent another terrorist attack because it may inconvenience holiday travelers.  This, in turn, will allow a handful of states that allow illegal immigrants to obtain official driver’s licenses to continue running afoul of the…

Taxpayers Finance Former House Speaker’s Lobbying Biz

In a scandalous arrangement that’s sure to outrage Americans nationwide, a former Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives gets tens of thousands of taxpayer dollars monthly to work as a lobbyist and foreign agent of a Middle Eastern country run by an Islamist regime.  The U.S. government gives former…

TSA Clears Illegal Immigrants To Work At NY Airport

In the latest of many shameful lapses, the federal agency in charge of securing the nation’s transportation system approved background checks for a dozen illegal immigrants working in sensitive areas of a busy U.S. airport. The illegal aliens, from Central America and Mexico, worked in operational areas of Stewart International…

DOJ Issues Gag Order In Black Panther Probe

The Justice Department has ordered government lawyers who filed a complaint against the New Black Panther Party for intimidating voters in last year’s presidential election not to cooperate with a nonpartisan civil rights commission investigating how the Obama Administration handled the case. Federal prosecutors filed a civil complaint in Philadelphia…

Congress Racks Up Huge Overseas Travel Bill

While asking Americans to buckle down during the financial crisis, federal lawmakers from both political parties have spent millions of tax dollars on extravagant overseas trips that always include the most luxurious accommodations at the fanciest resorts. Each year members of Congress take countless excursions abroad to visit military bases,…

Texas Illegal Alien Tuition Legally Challenged

The first U.S. state to offer illegal immigrants discounted tuition at public colleges and universities is finally being challenged in court for offering the costly perk, which is also available to undocumented students in about a dozen other states. A Texas group dedicated to fighting illegal immigration has filed a…

Fed Workers Owe Billions In Taxes

As the economic crisis severely diminishes the nation’s tax revenues, thousands of federal workers—including those at key presidential cabinet agencies—still owe the U.S. government billions of dollars in back taxes for just one year. According to Internal Revenue Service (IRS) documents obtained by a Washington D.C. news station, 276,300 federal…

Top ICE Official Guilty Of Helping Mexican Drug Dealers

In yet another blow to a scandal-plagued U.S. Department of Homeland Security agency, one of the highest ranking officials in the history of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has admitted that he collaborated with Mexican drug dealers.  Richard Cramer, who once headed the busy Nogales Arizona ICE headquarters and was…

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