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May 29, 2009 - Yes or No on Judge Sotomayor?

May 29, 2009 From the Desk of Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton: In Supreme Court Battle, It Is Empathy Versus the Rule of Law You have to give Barack Obama points for clarity when it comes to his judicial philosophy. The president has been unambiguous with respect to the types…

May 26, 2009 - Is Nancy Pelosi Lying?

May 22, 2009 From the Desk of Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton: JUDICIAL WATCH VICTORY! Illinois Senate Turns Over Secret List of Earmarks, Vows Full Disclosure Judicial Watch earned a huge victory recently when the Illinois State Senate finally released a secret list of legislative earmarks and then vowed to…

May 15, 2009 - Banks Forced into “Bailout”

May 15, 2009 From the Desk of Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton: Judicial Watch Forces Release of Bank Bailout Documents Judicial Watch again made major news this week with our announcement that we forced the Obama administration to release documents about the October 13, 2008, Treasury Department meeting that coerced…

May 08, 2009 - Supreme Court Battle Looming

May 8, 2009 From the Desk of Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton: Obama and the Supreme Court – Conservatives Should Be on the Alert Supreme Court Justice David Souter announced he was retiring week, providing Barack Obama his first opportunity to make his mark on the High Court. Souter will…

May 01, 2009 - Open Borders Puts Public Health at Risk

May 1, 2009 From the Desk of Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton: Open Borders Put Public Health at Risk A few weeks ago, I told you that Judicial Watch continues to battle aggressively for any and all documents related to the Security and Prosperity Partnership (SPP) and its offshoot, the…

April 24, 2009 - Mexican Incursions, Border Violence Exposed

April 24, 2009 From the Desk of Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton: Judicial Watch Uncovers New Report Detailing Sharp Increase in Violence on Mexican Border If you’ve been reading this Weekly Update for any length of time, you know that Judicial Watch has been tracking the deteriorating situation on our…

April 17, 2009 - Are You a Right-Wing Extremist?

April 17, 2009 From the Desk of Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton: "Vast Right-Wing Conspiracy" Theories Alive and Well in Obama Administration Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano has been spending too much with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. It appears Napolitano has developed her own version of Hillary’s bogus…

April 13, 2009 - The Obama Amnesty Plan

April 10, 2009 From the Desk of Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton: Obama Administration Unveils Amnesty Plan The Obama administration is finally taking up the illegal immigration but you’re not going to like what they’ve got planned. According to the San Jose Mercury News: While acknowledging that the recession makes…

April 03, 2009 - Scandal in Obama Justice Department

April 3, 2009 From the Desk of Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton: New Documents Uncovered by Judicial Watch Show Congress Ignored Corruption at Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac for Years Barney Frank and his liberal allies in Congress have more explaining to do. According to new documents we uncovered this…

March 27, 2009 - Will Obama Protect Our Border?

March 27, 2009 From the Desk of Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton: Rahm Emanuel’s High-Paying, Do-Nothing Tenure at Freddie Mac Obama’s Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel is not known as a shrinking violet. He’s been described as rude, crude, aggressive, mean-spirited, dogmatic and loquacious. Passive, quiet, inconspicuous? Not so much.…