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FBI Files Document Communism in Valerie Jarrett’s Family

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) files obtained by Judicial Watch reveal that the dad, maternal grandpa and father-in-law of President Obama’s trusted senior advisor, Valerie Jarrett, were hardcore Communists under investigation by the U.S. government. Jarrett’s dad, pathologist and geneticist Dr. James Bowman, had extensive ties to Communist associations

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Vast data warehouse raises HealthCare.gov privacy concerns

Obamacare is in the news yet again. This time, the warehouse that stores individuals’ private personal and health information for up to 10 years is the subject of interest.

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The Obama Presidency – A Cacophony of Corruption

Judicial Watch’s Tom Fitton counters the narrative by David Brooks that the Obama administration has been “scandal-free.” Clearly, he writes, basic examination of the administration’s actions makes clear that it has been all too familiar with scandal.

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The Obama Administration’s Newly Political Approach to FOIAs

Despite promising to be the most transparent administration ever, the Obama administration has complicated the FOIA process, making it more difficult for journalists to get information from the government. One way they have done so is the use of the “sensitive review process,” in which political appointees review requested documents for release, in

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House Panel Meets The Press In Probe Of FOIA Woes

Judicial Watch will be involved in a special hearing on the Hill June 2 highlighting how the Obama administration has stonewalled legitimate FOIA requests and in doing so, has withheld information from the American public to which they are entitled.

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Obama-Clinton Benghazi narrative rebutted by Defense Department report

The Washington Times describes how the documents about the Benghazi attack released this week by Judicial Watch counter the narrative offered by the Obama administration that the attack was inspired by an offensive YouTube video. What’s more, the administration maintained this lie even after learning that it was planned at least 10 days in advance.

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Benghazi: The gun smokes

The Tribune-Review writes that the documents obtained and released by Judicial Watch this week are a smoking gun proving the Obama administration’s deceptions on Benghazi.

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Military intel predicted rise of ISIS in 2012, detailed arms shipments from Benghazi to Syria

Judicial Watch just released documents obtained from the Department of Defense and Department of State that show that the Obama administration knew within hours of the Benghazi attack that the attack had been planned days in advance.

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Docs: Benghazi Planned in Advance to Coincide With 9/11 Anniversary

Fox News reports on the bombshell documents obtained by Judicial Watch which show that the Obama administration knew within hours of the Benghazi attack that the attacks on the U.S. consulate had been planned at least 10 days in advance, yet the administration chose to lie about the attacks being the result of spontaneous demonstrations in response to an offensive

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IRS watchdog recovers thousands of missing Lois Lerner emails

Fox News reports that more than 6,000 emails involving Lois Lerner have been recovered. The IRS had claimed these emails had been lost, but the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration has announced they have been recovered.

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The IRS Assures an Atheist Group It Will Monitor Churches

Judicial Watch and Alliance Defending Freedom are suing the IRS to obtain documents regarding an agreement between the IRS and another First Amendment group in which the IRS promised to investigate churches and revisit their policies for examining tax-exempt non-profits and other religious groups.

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The Unbearable Lightness of Obama’s Anti-Terror Policies

National Review’s Deroy Murdock provides an insightful critique of President Obama’s national security policy, including in his analysis a look at Judicial Watch’s report last week about terrorists on the border with Mexico.

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More than a half million Social Security numbers issued to illegal immigrants granted amnesty

Breitbart News reveals that more than 500,000 illegal aliens granted amnesty by the president’s executive action were given Social Security numbers by the Social Security Administration. This makes those who came here illegally eligible for substantial tax benefits.

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Now illegal immigration flights paid by taxpayers

World Net Daily reports on story first brought to light by Judicial Watch regarding the Obama administration’s use of taxpayer funds to bring the children of illegal immigrants to the United States.

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Judicial Watch Emails: Lerner Feared IRS Targeting Might ‘Raise Questions’

Judicial Watch released newly acquired emails Thursday from the IRS’ Lois Lerner, who was responsible for targeting conservative groups applying for tax-exempt status. Amazingly, Lerner has never been charged with any wrongdoing.


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