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Clinton Email Update: Judicial Watch Releases Clinton State Department IT Official John Bentel Deposition Testimony

Clinton Email Figure Takes Fifth Amendment 87 Times during Deposition (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch today released the deposition transcript of John Bentel, the State Department’s former Director of Information Resource Management of the Executive Secretariat (“S/ES-IRM”), who was ordered by U.S. District Court Judge Emmet G. Sullivan.  S/ES-IRM is…


Watchdog Rallies Citizens to Fight Voter Fraud in Virginia

From LifeZette: A conservative watchdog group announced Monday that it will train volunteers to monitor polling places on Election Day throughout Virginia, where hundreds of non-citizens have been shown to be on the voter rolls.


Clinton Email Scandal: Anatomy of a Cover-Up

Dear Editor/Broadcaster: This morning, Politico released a story titled:  “Aides mulled Clinton expressing regret for private email’s effect on FOIA, State records.” That’s a timely and revealing headline … But the real news is the story behind the headline – which is what prompted the revelation that Clinton had skirted…


Video: Opinion Journal: Clinton Email Scandal: IT Expert Takes the Fifth

From The Wall Street Journal: Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton on why yet another witness refused to testify about Hillary Clinton’s private server. Photo credit: Getty Images.


Wikileaks—Cheryl Mills on Obama’s Hillary Email Denial: ‘We Need to Clean This Up’

From Breitbart: Upon being told that president Obama had publicly claimed he did not know about Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server, longtime Clinton aide and counsel Cheryl Mills told Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta “we need to clean this up.”


Californian’s Fight Against Illegal College Subsidies for Illegal Immigrants Heads to Court

From The Daily Signal: That provision, which is in Section 505 of the 1996 Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act, prohibits state colleges and universities from providing in-state tuition rates to illegal immigrants “on the basis of residence within the state” unless the same in-state rates are offered to all…


Campaigns Brace for Election-Day Legal Battles

From The Wall Street Journal: Building an extensive legal network has become more of a priority for political campaigns since Bush v. Gore. Lawyers are needed to respond to unexpected complications as voters go to the polls and to stay on top of any potential recounts in the event of…


State Department aide pleads the Fifth more than 90 times

From the Washington Examiner: John Bentel, former Director of Information Resource Management of the executive secretariat, would not answer questions about whether the Clintons had paid his legal fees or offered him financial incentives, according to Judicial Watch, the conservative-leaning group that brought the suit.


Clinton State Department IT Official John Bentel Takes Fifth Amendment During Judicial Watch Deposition

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that another witness in the Clinton email matter asserted his Fifth Amendment rights during a Judicial Watch deposition today.   The deposition of John Bentel, the State Department’s former Director of Information Resource Management of the Executive Secretariat (“S/ES-IRM”), was ordered by U.S. District Court


Judicial Watch Will Monitor Virginia Polls on Election Day

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch today, as part of its ongoing Election Integrity Project, announced that Judicial Watch volunteer poll observers will monitor polling sites in Virginia on Election Day. Judicial Watch poll monitors will be in Virginia in response to significant concerns about the integrity of the election process…

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