Judicial Watch • Obama Administration

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IRS Scandal: It’s Dangerous To Be On Wrong Side Of Obama

It is certainly true that it is politically dangerous to be opposed to the president’s policies. The documents recently released by Judicial Watch show that not only were non-profits determined to be his political enemies targeted for more scrutiny, but lists of those who donated to those groups were used to begin potential audits.

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Barack and Valerie’s Great Communist Party Marriage

Judicial Watch’s work uncovering documents highlighting top Obama aide Valerie Jarrett’s family ties to communism shows some shocking truths about the Obama administration. That the president counts such ideologues as close friends and advisers speaks volumes.

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Obama’s on-air defenders also lobby White House

Conflicts of interest abound in this story. The Obama administration, despite the president’s campaign pledge to reduce lobbyist influence, involved lobbyists in its public relations efforts in return for administration access.

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State has not turned over 2 Benghazi-related emails to Congress

The Benghazi Select Committee has confirmed that the State Department has not provided it with two Benghazi-related emails between Hillary Clinton and her aides prepping her for the response to the Benghazi attack. Judicial Watch is at the center of forcing these emails to light.

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Massive Government Overreach: Obama’s AFFH Rule Is Out

The Obama administration is now seeking to remake local neighborhoods across the country based on its own racial and economic preferences. The Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing Rule is a gross overreach and violation of state and local authority and must be stopped.

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Emails: Obama Administration Discussed Prosecuting Nonprofit Orgs

The Daily Caller discusses the documents released by Judicial Watch which prove an attempt by the IRS and Department of Justice to oppress conservative political groups. The IRS clearly violated the trust of taxpayers, and the law, also.

CORRUPTION CHRONICLES

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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