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Previously unreleased Clinton emails reveal concerns about transparency

From The Washington Times: According to a report in The Hill, based on emails released by Judicial Watch, Mrs. Clinton explicitly asked about her obligations to keep records when she was secretary of state. “I have just realized I have no idea how my papers are treated at State. Who…


Five key things to watch as Clinton email investigation grows

From Fox News: 2. Remedies are available. Chief among these is the Freedom of Information Act, which became law in 1966, but it was only after Watergate, in 1974, that Congress gave the law some teeth. The organization I head, Judicial Watch, uses this law all the time to peel…


House Republicans Release Report On Benghazi Attacks

From the Associated Press: Perhaps the most lasting impact of the committee’s investigation was the revelation that Clinton used a private email server during her time as secretary of state. Meanwhile, an additional 165 pages of Clinton’s emails during her time at the State Department surfaced Monday, including nearly three…


Judicial Watch Statement on House Benghazi Report

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton made the following statement regarding the official report from House Select Committee on Benghazi, revealing that the Obama administration never attempted to deploy military assets or troops throughout the entire 13-hour terrorist attack on the U.S. Special Mission Compound in Benghazi: “The…


More previously unreleased Clinton emails emerge

From The Hill: Toner confirmed that the email was not handed over by Clinton, but that the department nonetheless obtained it from Abedin following a request last March to hand over any documents she and other aides may have. The emails also show that Clinton made an effort to give…


House GOP Report: Despite eyewitness accounts, Clinton, administration pushed video explanation for Benghazi

From Fox News: The Rhodes email, which was a catalyst for the Select Committee, was first obtained by Judicial Watch through a federal court lawsuit under the Freedom of Information Act. The email lists the following two goals, among others: “to underscore that these protests are rooted in an Internet…


Clinton Email: Make Hillary Testify, See How Voters Like Her 5th Amendment Pleas

From Investor’s Business Daily: But he’s not running for office. Clinton is. If Judicial Watch were to put her through a deposition as it did Bryan Pagliano, and she invoked her Fifth Amendment right more than 125 times, the voters would likely take a dimmer view of her. Her hard-core…


Ex-State Dept. Official May Have Lied To Congress About Hillary’s Email Setup

From The Daily Caller: But emails recently released by Judicial Watch — as well as findings laid out in a recent State Department inspector general’s report — appear to show that he was involved in discussions about Clinton’s email use. He also received a memo in March 2009 which showed…


Judicial Watch Statement on Supreme Court’s Decision to Throw out Corruption Conviction of Ex-Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton made the following statement regarding the unanimous decision by the U.S. Supreme Court to throw out the corruption conviction of former Governor Bob McDonnell: The decision by the Supreme Court to vacate former Virginia governor Robert McDonnell’s graft conviction further weakens the…


Opinion Journal: Hillary’s IT Expert Pleads the Fifth

Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton on why another Clinton aide won’t answer questions about the former Secretary of State’s private email server. Photo credit: Getty Images.


Judicial Watch: New Clinton Emails Produced by State Department; Clinton Email Shows She Was Concerned About Records

(Washington DC) – Judicial Watch today released 165 pages of new State Department records that include a previously unreleased March 22, 2009, email of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton revealing that she was concerned about how her records were being handled and had “no idea how my papers are…


Judicial Watch: Huma Abedin, Patrick Kennedy to Testify in Hillary Clinton Email Case

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch today announced the scheduled depositions of Huma Abedin, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s deputy Chief of Staff, and Patrick Kennedy, undersecretary for management at the State Department, regarding their involvement with the record system. The deposition of Abedin is scheduled for June 28,…


Huma Abedin to be deposed about Hillary emails

From the New York Post: Huma Abedin, who worked her way up from White House intern to vice chair of Clinton’s campaign for president, will be questioned under oath by lawyers for lawyers of the conservative group Judicial Watch about her involvement with her boss’ private email system. The deposition…


Clinton emails show concern over State Dept. record-keeping

From the Washington Examiner: The message was included among 165 pages of records obtained and made public by conservative watchdog Judicial Watch Monday. It indicated Clinton was concerned about her communications in the early months of her tenure. “I don’t know what’s happening [with] it all,” Clinton wrote in the…


Report: CIA Guns Destined For Syrian Rebels Stolen, Used to Kill Americans

From Town Hall: These revelations bring back memories of Operation Fast and Furious, when the Obama Justice Department deliberately sold, trafficked and lost more than 2500 rifles to Mexican cartels south of the border. Rifles from the operation were found at the murder scene of Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry,…


Whistle-Blower: House Committee Hung Me Out To Dry After Using My Info Against DHS

From The Daily Caller: In April 2015, Judicial Watch sued for the document’s release. Haney wrote in his book “See Something, Say Nothing” that in May 2014 Customs Border Patrol officials “refused to answer multiple questions” about the “hands off terrorist list” in a closed-door meeting with Grassley’s staff.


Newly released emails show Clinton was clueless about records handling

From the New York Post: The exchange is part of 165 pages of emailsreleased Monday by Judicial Watch, a conservative watchdog group that has sued the State Department to gain access to Abedin’s emails. The email is one of 34 new ones between Clinton and Abedin that were not produced…


Conservative Group Releases Additional Hillary Clinton Emails From Aide’s Inbox

From The Wall Street Journal: The new emails released by the group Judicial Watch come from the email inbox of Huma Abedin, one of Mrs. Clinton’s top aides at the State Department. Many of the new threads are correspondence between Ms. Abedin and Mrs. Clinton. Ms. Abedin maintained an email…


Trump’s Attorneys Point Finger at Clinton Email Lawsuit in Trump University Case

From Law Newz: Donald Trump‘s attorneys are fighting to prevent public access of video depositions that were taken as part of a class action lawsuit against Trump University. In a court document filed Monday night, Trump’s attorneys point the finger at the Hillary Clinton email lawsuit as justification for why Trump’s videos should not been…


Trump Campaign Details 49 Blistering Allegations about Hillary Clinton

From Breitbart: Trump cites Judicial Watch’s Tom Fitton, who in an interview with The Hill, said, “She didn’t want to be held accountable for her conduct in office.” The Hill reported, “Fitton told The Hill that he expects the government will eventually review the approximately 30,000 emails that Clinton claimed…

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