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Rahm Emanuel’s Handpicked Comptroller Guilty in Bribery Scheme


Watchdog pushes for Clinton deposition over ‘evolving explanation’

From The Hill: These civil cases are separate from the FBI investigation, which looked at whether she transferred classified information through the unauthorized server. The Department of Justice recently announced that it would not be pressing criminal charges in the matter.


Private Servers Were ‘Recommended,’ Clinton Says For First Time

From The Daily Caller: Clinton used a private email address and server located in her New York home throughout her tenure as the nation’s chief diplomat. An FBI investigation confirmed that contrary to her previous claims Clinton sent and received highly sensitive classified information on the server and that she…


Judicial Watch: Depose Hillary Over New Email Server Admission

From Newsmax: In the filing, Judicial Watch lawyer Michael Bekesha argues that “based on her testimony to the Benghazi Select Committee, the statement on her campaign website, and her purported answers to the FBI’s questions, it is nowhere even suggested that Secretary Clinton’s decision to use the system for…


Clintons’ IRS chickens come home to roost

From WND: The House Republicans received a reply from Koskinen on Monday, informing them that he has forwarded the information to the IRS Exempt Organizations Program in Dallas, the division of the IRS that regulates the operations of public foundations and charities.


Judicial Watch: FBI Investigation Documents of IRS Scandal

Reveal Top Washington IRS Officials Knew About Targeting of “Tea Party” Groups Two Years Before Disclosing it to Congress and Public FBI interview with IRS senior official reveals: “he thought the cases were being pulled based upon political affiliations” (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch today released 294 pages of new…


FOIA Reveals Obama’s Trip to Climate Change Conference Cost Taxpayers Nearly $3 Million

Law Newz: Secret Service and Air Force records obtained by conservative watchdog group Judicial Watch detailed the expenses related to President Barack Obama‘s attendance at the 2015 Paris Climate Change Conference. According to the records, Secret Service charges and flights added up to $2,976,296.20. And that doesn’t even include expenses for…


Obama’s Trip To Paris For The UN Climate Summit Cost Taxpayers $2.9 Million

From The Daily Caller: Judicial Watch obtained records from the U.S. Secret Service and the Air Force through a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit showing just how much Obama’s trip to Paris in December 2015 cost taxpayers. The conservative group found Air Force One flew for more than 14 hours…


Judicial Watch: Obama’s Paris Climate Trip Cost Taxpayers Nearly $3M

From Newsmax: Flight expenses for the Paris meeting were $1,652,124.60, while related Secret Service costs came to $1,324,171.60, including hotel rooms, rental vehicles, air and rail travel, and overtime, according to records obtained by Judicial Watch, a conservative watchdog group in Washington.


Obama’s Trip to Paris Climate Change Conference Cost Taxpayers $4,165,068.40

From CNS News: President Obama flew to Paris last year to attend an international conference from November 30 to December 12. Representatives of 195 countries reached the Paris Climate Agreement to address the alleged threat of manmade climate change, which Obama said could “could define the contours of this century…


President Obama’s one day trip to attend climate change conference in Paris cost taxpayers nearly $3million

From the Daily Mail: The total expenditure for the COP21 World Climate Change Conference in Le Bourget last December was at least $2,976,296.20, as the flight expenses for the president cost $1,652,124.60, according to a report released by Judicial Watch.


Weiner Gets Hostile When Asked About His Wife Huma Abedin’s Security Clearance

From The Washington Free Beacon: Abedin worked for Clinton at the State Department and has been a part of her private email sever scandal. During a deposition with Judicial Watch, Abedin admitted she became frustrated by the private server due to Clinton’s emails getting stuck in her government secure email…


Judicial Watch: Obama Attendance at Paris Climate Change Conference Cost Taxpayers $4,165,068.40

Updated 1:15 pm ET 7/26/2016 Obama Travel Cost Taxpayers over $83 million to Date  (Washington DC)—Judicial Watch announced today that it has obtained records from the U.S. Secret Service and the Department of the Air Force detailing the costs of Obama’s trip to attend the 2015 Paris Climate Change Conference. …


Email controversy dogs Clinton to convention

From The Hill: “She cannot admit she lied because doing so admits perjury to Congress,” said Matt Mackowiak, a Republican strategist. While Clinton supporters are treating the furor over her server as a closed case, there is one more potential storm cloud hovering on the horizon: Clinton could still be…


The Missing Man at the Center of Hillary Clinton’s Email Scandal

From The Daily Beast: But Pagliano has remained almost entirely silent in the face of his inquisitors. He has rebuffed congressional requests. When he was ordered to give a deposition to the conservative watchdog group, Judicial Watch, he declined to answer every question posed to him, invoking his Fifth Amendment…


Photos show bizarre ways immigrants try to sneak into the US

From Fox News: How will Donald Trump address these unusual tactics?


Senator stiff-armed over concerns of FBI ‘double standard’ for Hillary Clinton

From Fox News: Despite a deadline of July 20, direct questions posed to FBI Director James Comey by the Republican chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee regarding Comey’s decision not to recommend an indictment of Clinton remain unanswered. The Judiciary Committee has direct oversight responsibility for the bureau.


Judicial Watch Goes to Court On Clinton Testimony

Judicial Watch Goes to Court for Hillary Clinton’s Testimony Election Integrity under Attack by Obama Administration The FBI Declared Mass Killer Mateen “NOT” a Terrorist   Judicial Watch Goes to Court for Hillary Clinton’s Testimony Hillary Clinton sent three lawyers to federal court this past Monday in an effort to…


One Of Hillary’s Top VP Picks Also Destroyed Emails, Used A Secret Account

From The Daily Caller: Interestingly enough, when lawyers with the group Judicial Watch deposed a foreign services officer at the State Department in March revealed Clinton didn’t actually know much about computers or email use. “She says problem (sic) is HRC does not know how to use a computer to do…


FBI: Orlando Jihadi Claimed Blood Ties to Boston, Fort Hood Terrorists

From Breitbart: Islamic State mass murderer Omar Mateen, responsible for killing dozens at the Orlando gay nightclub Pulse in June, had repeatedly told coworkers he was related to an assortment of jihadis, from the Boston Marathon bombers to the Fort Hood killer Nidal Hassan, newly released documents show.


Fate of Virginia felon voting rights in hands of state court

From the Associated Press: The governor’s order also faces a separate federal challenge from the conservative legal advocacy group Judicial Watch. McAuliffe has said that he will restore all roughly 206,000 felons’ political rights individually if he has to. Republicans claim the governor’s order was politically calculated to help his…

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