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Obama Lets Key Cabinet Agencies Go Without Watchdogs

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Ted Cruz: Obama Setting a Dangerous Precedent

Sen. Ted Cruz recently released a list of 76 “lawless” actions executed by President Obama – several of which highlight the work of Judicial Watch. In the opening of his report, Cruz sets forth his hypothesis: “Of all the troubling aspects of the Obama presidency, none is more dangerous than…

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Judicial Watch Sues Office of the Director of National Intelligence over Adviser’s Controversial China Ties

Judicial Watch announced today that on April 24, 2014, it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) to obtain records regarding the activities of Theodore H. Moran (Judicial Watch v Office of the Director of National Intelligence (No. 1:14-cv-00719)).

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U.S. Pours Millions Into Failing Black Colleges, Breaks New Student Loan Rules

The federal government violates its own student loan rules and wastes hundreds of millions of dollars to subsidize perpetually failing black colleges, including the alma mater of pop star Michael Jackson’s criminally-convicted doctor, a Judicial Watch investigation has found. The institutions are known as Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU)…

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Judicial Watch: New Documents Show IRS HQ Control of Tea Party Targeting

Judicial Watch today released a new batch of Internal Revenue Service (IRS) documents revealing that its handling of Tea Party applications was directed out of the agency’s headquarters in Washington, DC. The documents also show extensive pressure on the IRS by Senator Carl Levin (D-MI) to shut down conservative-leaning tax-exempt organizations.

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Thad Cochran’s Executive Assistant Accompanied Him to 42 Countries on 33 Taxpayer-Funded Trips

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Judicial Watch Sues Department of Navy for “Stonewalling” FOIA Request for FOIA Procedures

Judicial Watch announced today that on April 22, 2014, it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the United States Department of the Navy seeking information about procedures for answering FOIA requests.

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Boehner on Benghazi Committee: ‘I Don’t Want Theater, I Don’t Want a Sideshow’

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U.S. Frees 36,007 Illegal Aliens With Serious Criminal Convictions

Besides implementing a flagrant amnesty plan that defies Congress and the rule of law, the Obama administration freed tens of thousands of illegal immigrants convicted of violent and serious crimes last year, according to the government’s own records. The crimes committed by illegal aliens released from federal custody include homicide,…

WEEKLY UPDATE

Weekly Update: Exclusive Benghazi Update

Last week in the Weekly Update we reported to you that in our continuing efforts to pierce the Obama Benghazi cover-up we had finally found the smoking gun – and started an uproar. On Tuesday, April 29, we released 41 new Benghazi-related State Department documents, and the major media immediately began wall-to-wall coverage that led to a special House Select

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DHS Emails Reveal U.S. May Have Terrorist “Hands Off” List

The Obama administration appears to have a terrorist “hands off” list that permits individuals with extremist ties to enter the country, according to internal Department of Homeland Security (DHS) documents obtained by a United States Senator. It’s unimaginable that any government would do this, but it seems like the Obama…

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The Benghazi Deniers

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DHS Illegal Alien Advocate Office Still Open, Featured at ICE Employee Event

Nearly a year after Congress defunded President Obama’s special advocate for illegal immigrants at the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), a source inside the agency tells Judicial Watch the official is still in charge of the office which was quietly rebranded to protect it from the chopping block. In fact,…

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$1.9 Mil to Help Food Stamp Recipients Make Healthier Choices

It’s not enough that the Obama administration spends a mind-boggling $79.8 billion on food stamps, now it’s funding a special research center that will find ways to help recipients of the welfare program make healthier and wiser food choices. It will be called the Center for Behavioral Economics and Healthy…

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Benghazi and the Justice Department’s Lawyers

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Judicial Watch: Obama Administration Still Withholding Documents about Benghazi Attack

Judicial Watch today released a 17-page draft Vaughn Index document obtained from the U.S. Department of State on May 1, revealing that the Obama administration is still refusing to provide the full details of how top officials arrived at the now-discredited talking points released to the public following the deadly assault on the U.S. Mission in Benghazi, Libya.

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Discrepancies between Benghazi emails released to Congress, watchdog group

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Clinton Judge Rules Voter ID Law Discriminates Against Poor, Minorities

In a ruling that will likely have a national impact on future elections a Clinton-appointed federal judge has struck down Wisconsin’s photo identification law because he believes it discriminates against poor and minority voters. How exactly? Under the law minorities “must pay the cost, in the form of time or…

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Judicial Watch Attorney Michael Bekesha to Testify at PA House State Government Committee Impeachment Hearing

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced that Attorney Michael Bekesha will give testimony before the Pennsylvania House State Government Committee, which is convening a public hearing to discuss the possible impeachment of PA Attorney General Kathleen Kane. Date:               Tuesday, May 6 Time:               9 a.m. ET Location:        Irvis Office

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Carney’s Response to Benghazi Emails is Criminal

As the White House continues to spin the Benghazi scandal, it has become increasingly clear that this is an administration that is perfectly content with lying to the American people. The question Americans have to ask themselves is whether they have become an electorate that is content to listen. White…

WEEKLY UPDATE

Weekly Update: JW Finds Benghazi Smoking Gun!

On Tuesday, we released explosive new Benghazi scandal documents which immediately precipitated a Washington firestorm that placed the Obama White House on the defensive and may even lead to criminal charges.


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