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JW Probe: Despite Failures, Obamacare Officials Got Big Bonuses

Government officials in charge of Obamacare’s tumultuous implementation and disastrous health exchange website quietly received tens of thousands of dollars in performance bonuses and other taxpayer-funded perks, according to records obtained by Judicial Watch. Some of the generously compensated officials have left their lucrative federal government jobs for the

Obama Ignores Congress, Lifts Ban on Libyans Training in U.S. as Pilots, Nuke Scientists

Less than two years after four Americans got massacred in a terrorist attack on the U.S. Special Mission in Benghazi, Libya the Obama administration is disregarding congressional opposition to lift a decades-old ban on Libyans attending flight schools and training as nuclear scientists in the United States. The ban was…

6 Years, $1.7 Bil Later DHS Visa System Deemed Failure

While stories abound of government wasting our tax dollars, here is one that never the less sticks out; an automated Homeland Security system that cost a mind-boggling $1.7 billion and took nearly six years to develop has turned out to be a malfunctioning boondoggle. Unfortunately, the government regularly fleeces American…

JW’s Irene Garcia on Newsmax Panel: Morale Among Border Patrol Agents Is Suffering

Judicial Watch blogger Irene Garcia joined Newsmax on Tuesday to discuss the ongoing border crisis and what the media isn’t telling you about it. Watch the video here:

DOJ Report: Nearly Half of Fed Crimes Near Mexican Border

Crime is so high along the Mexican border that nearly half of all the criminal cases filed by federal prosecutors in the United States last fiscal year were concentrated in a handful of districts located in that region, according to the U.S. government’s figures. It’s not as if this is…

DHS Source: TSA Lets Illegal Aliens Surpass Airport Security to Board Planes

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is allowing illegal immigrants go around airport security to catch planes without a photo identification required of all other passengers, a high-level DHS source tells Judicial Watch. It appears to be part of an Obama administration plan to expedite the transfer of tens of…

Mainstream Media Shows Support/Compassion for Illegal Aliens

Predictably, the nation’s mainstream media has launched a sob campaign publishing stories and airing broadcasts illustrating the industry’s support and compassion for the barrage of illegal immigrant minors that have entered the U.S. recently. Of particular note is a lengthy piece published this week in the capital-area’s mainstream newspaper, the…

DOD “Overpays” $9 Mil for Helicopter Spare Parts

The government agency that in the last year made over a billion dollars in “erroneous” payments and awarded a lucrative no-bid contract to a company that fleeced it, has overpaid millions for spare parts for a helicopter. It sounds like a bad joke, but it’s par for the course in…

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