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Freed Gitmo Captive Opens ISIS Base in Afghanistan

As President Obama frees droves of terrorists—including five Yemenis this week—from the U.S. military prison in Guantanamo news reports confirm that a Gitmo alum who once led a Taliban unit has established the first Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) base in Afghanistan. His name is Mullah Abdul Rauf…


Mayor Blasts Fellow Muslims Who Hate Freedom: Pack Your Bags and F*** Off

In the aftermath of the terrorist attacks in Paris, the Moroccan-born mayor of a Dutch city delivered a compelling message on live television to fellow Muslims who don’t appreciate the “freedoms” of living in the west: “Pack your bags and f*** off.” A British newspaper reports the story this week…


Obama’s drug-sentencing quagmire

President Obama’s plan to commute sentences of nonviolent drug offenders sentenced for cocaine-related crimes is not only inefficient and convoluted, but also heavily biased due to the involvement of politically-charged advocacy groups like the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU). According to the plan, prisoners must apply for sentence commutations


U.S. Spent $65 Mil to Help Afghan Women Escape Repression, No Clue if it Helped

In the latest of many scandals involving U.S. aid for Afghan social issues, tens of millions of American taxpayer dollars have been wasted on programs to supposedly assist women in the Islamic country escape repression yet we have no idea if it’s made a difference because there’s no accountability or…


Documents Show $200,383 in Taxpayer Expenses for Obama’s Denver Fundraising Trip

Including transportation and security, total cost for the July fundraiser totaled $896,277.80 in taxpayer expenses (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today it has obtained records from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security revealing that expenditures for security provided to President Obama on his fundraising visit to Denver, Colorado, on…


Oops! U.S. Offers $5 Mil Reward for Al Qaeda Terrorist it Released From Gitmo

Years after liberating an Al Qaeda operative from the military prison at Guantanamo, the United States government has put him on a global terrorist list and offered a $5 million reward for information on his whereabouts. The unbelievable story comes as President Obama frees more and more terrorists—including four to…


President Obama Rewards Media Matters with a Political Nomination


HHS Violates ACORN Funding Ban to Pay for Obamacare Navigators

Despite a 5-year-old congressional ban on federal funding for the notably corrupt Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN), Judicial Watch has obtained documents that show a chunk of taxpayer money went to an affiliate serving as an Obamacare “navigator.” The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) violated…


Obama Admits: ‘I Just Took an Action to Change the Law’


‘Sleep in his own bed’ cost taxpayers $295K

From a FOIA request,  Judicial Watch uncovered that American taxpayers were billed $1,539,402.10 for President Obama’s travel expenses during Labor Day weekend this year. The expenses entailed flights for fundraising trips to Westchester, New York, and Providence, Rhode Island, a round-trip flight from D.C. to Westchester, New York, for a wedding, and a


Oops! Obama Realizes Exec. Privilege not Legal to Hide Fast, Furious Docs

After using executive privilege to withhold Fast and Furious records for two years, the Obama administration has quietly stopped exerting the power to hide information about the disastrous gun-running operation. Judicial Watch attorneys discovered the extraordinary about-face in recent exchanges with Department of Justice (DOJ). JW has been a leader…


Obama’s Lawless Amnesty Tests Our Republic

Obama’s Lawless Amnesty Tests Our Republic Judicial Watch Victory: Obama Gives Up Fast and Furious Documents President Gruber Obama Jet-Setting Costs Taxpayers  Obama’s Lawless Amnesty Tests Our Republic I write this late Friday after an extraordinarily busy week at Judicial Watch (see below). Honest Americans are still gasping from President…


Obama Gives $3 Bil to U.N. Climate Fund Run by Communist, Terrorist Nations

President Obama has committed a mind-boggling $3 billion to a new United Nations Green Climate Fund run by officials from Communist nations, a country that appears on the State Department’s list of terrorism-sponsors and an Arab oil-industry chief. As if it weren’t bad enough that our commander-in-chief is giving away…


Obama’s Unprecedented Amnesty


$20 Mil to Boost Reading Skills in the Dominican Republic

While America’s failing public schools remain on a perpetual downward spiral, the U.S. government is spending tens of millions of dollars to help struggling students and improve academics in the Dominican Republic. It may seem crazy, but unfortunately it’s simply one of a myriad of real-life stories illustrating how government…


An ‘Impeachable Offense’?: Obama Expected To Unveil Executive Amnesty Plan Next Week

President Obama revealed his executive amnesty plan prior to issuing his executive order. In response, Judicial Watch’s president Tom Fitton said this is a direction from the White House to not enforce the law and would “lead to one of the greatest mass migrations in history.” President Obama’s executive order, issued…


Obamacare Architect: “Lack of Transparency” Helped Law Pass

The esteemed college professor who served as one of Obamacare’s key architects has admitted that a “lack of transparency” helped the administration pass the disastrous healthcare law, which is facing a number of legal challenges. It’s a scandalous confession for an administration that has repeatedly vowed to be the most…


State Dept. Doc Affirms JW’s Report on Obama Plan to Bring Foreign Ebola Patients to U.S.

A shocking government document outlining the Obama administration’s outrageous plan to admit Ebola-infected non-U.S. citizens into the United States for treatment has surfaced, confirming a story that Judicial Watch broke almost two weeks ago. On October 17 JW reported that the administration was actively formulating a deal to admit foreign…


State Department plans to bring foreign Ebola patients to U.S.

In an internal memo, the State Department claimed it is incumbent on our nation to treat Ebola-infected healthcare workers working in West Africa in our hospitals. Judicial Watch revealed this plan, claiming it was another reason why the Obama administration failed to adopt a travel ban on Ebola-infected West African nations. Read more about…


Obama administration document outlines plan to rush FOREIGNERS into the US for Ebola treatment

A State Department internal memo revealed the Obama administration wants to medevac Ebola-infected, non-Americans into the United States from West Africa and give them medical treatment at American hospitals. Judicial Watch first discovered this sinister plan that puts foreigners first through a FOIA request. Read more about Judicial Watch’s legal

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