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Homeland Sec: Terrorists Crossing U.S.-Mexico Border ‘Not the Thing I Most Worry About’

Homeland Security chief Jeh Johnson said recently that terrorists crossing the U.S.-Mexico border is “not the thing I most worry about.” This isn’t surprising, given the department’s utter lack of seriousness when it comes to securing the border.

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Syrian group claims responsibility for hack of US Army website

The U.S. Army’s website experienced a hack yesterday by individuals affiliated with the Syrian Electronic Army, and WKRC in Cincinnati cites the contents of documents unearthed by Judicial Watch as possibly connected to the hack.

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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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Hillary’s ‘No Ceilings’ Project Accepted $5 Million From Sexual Abuser

Documents show that the Clinton Foundation accepted $5 million from a Swiss billionaire in support of its women’s empowerment initiative “No Ceilings.” The irony is that the billionaire donating the money has been fighting in court to repress allegations that he has sexually abused women in the past.

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Despite new directive, Colorado judicial branch refuses documents others provide

The Colorado judiciary has been withholding documents to which the public is entitled under state law. Judicial Watch has been involved in the fight for transparency.

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Federal Judge Gives IRS Until Friday To Explain Itself On Lerner Emails

Judicial Watch successfully forced the IRS to provide answers about the more-than 32,000 emails, at least, that the IRS “recovered” from Lois Lerner’s account. A federal judge has declared that the IRS must provide those answers in a timely fashion.

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Indians and ‘Idiots’: DOJ Attacks State Power Over Elections

The Department of Justice is at it again. Led by Loretta Lynch, Justice is seeking to provide further electoral advantages to Democrats by trying to force states to change voting laws that are the prerogative of the states, in ways that would benefit Democrats running in competitive races.

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How Bill Clinton and Teneo Duped the State Department Ethics Dummies

Bill Clinton and Doug Band set up the global “consulting firm” Teneo not as a legitimate consulting firm, but as a way to get past the ethics board at the State Department. The firm also functioned as a way to connect Clinton with rich interests seeking access and influence.

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The Benghazi Bonanza: A Bipartisan Scandal

Judicial Watch’s Micah Morrison writes about what appears to be the bipartisan nature of the Benghazi scandal, with former House Intelligence Committee Chairman Mike Rogers being referred to in recently released documents. Judicial Watch will keep investigating.

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High court could push California rightward

The Supreme Court is considering arguments made in the case Evenwel v. Abbott, in which Texas citizens, along with Judicial Watch, are arguing that electoral districts should be drawn based on the number of U.S. citizens in the district, not just “persons,” which would include illegal immigrants. Electoral reform makes sense, and Judicial Watch is

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Dabiq: ISIS Could Transport Nuke from Nigeria into U.S. Through Mexico

The American border with Mexico is once again in the news, this time because our enemies have stated they could smuggle WMDs through it.

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Hillary Clinton’s State Department Increased Chemical Arms Sales To Middle East Countries That Gave To Clinton Foundation

The Clintons weren’t profiting just from Swedish donations. In the two years of the Arab Spring protests, Hillary’s State Department approved $66 million worth of chemical and biological weapons exports to nine Middle Eastern governments that donated to the Clinton Foundation or whose affiliated groups paid Bill Clinton exorbitant speaking fees. This

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Bill Clinton’s foundation cashed in as Sweden lobbied Hillary on sanctions

Another Clinton scandal has come to light. This newly revealed scandal involved the Clinton Foundation’s acceptance of millions of dollars from Swedish interests while the country was lobbying the State Department to forgo Iran sanctions that would threaten its economic interests. History shows the money made a difference, as the sanctions were eased for

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House GOP moves to punish State Department over Benghazi delays

The State Department has long dragged its feet on releasing documents regarding Hillary Clinton and other State leader’s involvement in the Benghazi response. Congressman Trey Gowdy, chair of the Select Committee on Benghazi, however, has now offered an incentive to State to be more transparent; that incentive is comply with document requests or lose

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Rep. Chaffetz talks TSA, FOIA problems

Representative Jason Chaffetz talks about what can be done to increase FOIA transparency in our federal government. Also, Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton presented testimony before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on this very subject.

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Convicted but Free to Roam

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports on the shocking number of detainees released by the federal government following their failure to be deported. These detainees, some violent, are being released quietly, even without their previous victims being notified.

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Treasury Rule Allows Taxpayer Subsidized Health Insurance For Illegal Immigrants

Apparently passing Obamacare to find out what was in it wasn’t enough. Now the IRS is re-writing the law to allow illegal immigrants to receive healthcare benefits from the law.

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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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A Closer Look at Hillary Clinton’s Emails on Benghazi

The State Department has released more than 800 pages of Hillary Clinton’s emails and these emails show some shocking things. They include long-time Clinton aide Sidney Blumenthal’s assessment that the Benghazi attack was planned, and that Clinton often sent his assessments around the State Department despite his lack of official position.

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Emails reportedly show confidant told Clinton Benghazi attack planned by fighters tied to Al Qaeda

The American people have learned this week that Secretary Clinton was informed two days after the Benghazi attack by confidant and long-time aide Sidney Blumenthal, whose work in Libya had already generated controversy, that the Benghazi attack was planned and not a spontaneous protest. However, Clinton and the Obama administration would publicly maintain days



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