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Top Obama Officials Flout Transparency Laws Using Secret Email

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Senior Clinton aide maintained top secret clearance amid email probe, letters show

A senior Hillary Clinton aide has maintained her top secret security clearance despite sending information now deemed classified to the Clinton Foundation and to then-Secretary of State Clinton’s private unsecured email account, according to congressional letters obtained by Fox News.

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Hillary Clinton Explains How ‘Right-Wing’ Plot on Email Scandal Is Separate From FBI Probe

Ahead of another release of State Department emails, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton conceded that the FBI investigation into her private server is not part of a right-wing conspiracy, but said some right-wing elements are driving the matter.

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State Department Turns Over 1,600 Newly-Discovered Clinton Documents to Benghazi Committee

The State Department turned over 1,600 pages of previously undisclosed documents related to Hillary Clinton and Libya to the House Benghazi committee on Friday, a month after it revealed the existence of the documents in an unrelated court case.

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David Vitter holds OPM nominee as part of Obamacare probe

Sen. David Vitter followed through Thursday on his threat to hold up President Obama’s pick to lead the government’s personnel office, saying he still doesn’t understand why Congress was granted small-business status that “exempted” it from Obamacare, even though it employs thousands.

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Opinion Journal: Searching Hillary’s Private Email Server

Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton on why a federal judge has expanded the investigation into the State Department and former Secretary Clinton’s conduct. Photo credit: Associated Press.

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Opinion Journal: Searching Hillary’s Private Email Server

Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton on why a federal judge has expanded the investigation into the State Department and former Secretary Clinton’s conduct. Photo credit: Associated Press.

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Judicial Watch president on the latest in the Clinton email investigation

Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton on the latest in the Hillary Clinton email investigation.

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Why did the State Dept add Albright, Powell, and Rice to email saga — for dramatic tension?

Well, now we have an email (released via Judicial Watch due to FOIA litigation) from Cheryl Mills to Secretary Kerry’s Chief of Staff David Wade dated August 22, 2014 citing a request made in July 2014 about getting hard copies of the Clinton emails to/from accounts ending in .gov during her tenure at the State Department.

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The Obama Administration Wants to Make Sure Non-Citizens Vote in the Upcoming Election

Several well-funded organizations — including the League of Women Voters and the NAACP — are fighting efforts to prevent non-citizens from voting illegally in the upcoming presidential election.

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Vitter Seeks Answers From IRS on Congress’s Obamacare Contradiction

Sen. David Vitter (R., La.) is demanding answers from the IRS after Congress was issued tax forms designating it as a large employer despite its registering as a “small business” through the Washington, D.C., health care exchange.

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Judicial Watch Victory: Appeals Court Restores Fast and Furious Document Lawsuit

Court Rules JW Might Be Able to See Fast and Furious Court Fight Docs (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that it scored a victory in the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit regarding a September 5, 2013, Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit…

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Judicial Watch: New Records Reveal State Department Asked Hillary Clinton for Emails in July 2014

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that it recently obtained State Department records showing the agency asked Hillary Clinton to return emails in July 2014.  This contradicts statements made in court that the agency only requested via a November 2014 letter, a version of which was sent to several…

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Former Miramar al-Qaida leader hid near U.S.-Mexico border, new documents show

Adnan G. el Shukrijumah, an al-Qaida terrorist leader once based in South Florida, hid in northern Mexico with two other Arab militants in a border city across from Douglas, Arizona, in 2004, newly released State Department cables say.

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Official: Top Clinton aides also handled ‘top secret’ intel on server

At least a dozen email accounts handled the “top secret” intelligence that was found on Hillary Clinton’s server and recently deemed too damaging for national security to release, a U.S. government official close to the review told Fox News.

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Judicial Watch: State Department Asked Hillary Clinton Lawyers to Delete Specific Classified Records, Return Paper Copies

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch today released a letter from the Department of State to Hillary Clinton’s lawyers that includes a list of classified records to be either deleted or returned to the State Department.  The documents were produced under court order in a FOIA lawsuit for all of Clinton…

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Judicial Watch Statement on FBI Letter Detailing Investigation of Hillary Clinton

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton made the following statement regarding the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) letter to U.S. Department of State Principal Deputy Legal Adviser Marry McLeod concerning the investigation into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and her staff’s use of “private” email: The FBI…

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HILLARY CLINTON, OLD PERSON, REQUIRED STAFFER TO CREATE PRINTOUTS OF CLASSIFIED EMAILS

Apparently, Hillary Clinton’s troubles with technology extend even further than her famous tussle with the fax machine, revealed in the first set of FOIA’ed emails the State Department released several months ago. She also has a lot of difficulty with printers.

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Judicial Watch: New Emails Show Hillary Clinton and Aides Had Classified Information on Non-Government Email Accounts

Hillary Clinton Forwarded Huma Abedin Classified Info. for Printing (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch today released nearly 70 pages of State Department records that show that former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and her top aides, Deputy Chiefs of Staff Huma Abedin and Jake Sullivan, received and sent classified information…

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Exclusive: Federal Prosecutors Spell Out Criminal Case against Hillary Clinton in Whitewater Scandal

Hillary Clinton may or may not be indicted in the State Department emails scandal, but one thing is certain: she’s been to this dance before, facing possible criminal charges. Mrs. Clinton “may have been involved in a crime in 1986,” according to never-before-seen portions of an Office of Independent Counsel (OIC) memorandum in the Whitewater affair obtained by

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State Department staff didn’t realize Clinton office records were ‘retired’

State Department employees searching for records responsive to various Freedom of Information Act requests overlooked thousands of documents because they didn’t realize some records had been “retired” to State archives and because they misunderstood the scope of some electronic files belonging to aides to former Secretary of State Hillary


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