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Drug Smuggling Tunnels Skyrocketed After U.S. Tightened Border Security

From The Daily Caller: President Donald Trump’s proposed wall won’t stop Mexican cartels from smuggling drugs into the U.S. through illegal tunnels, which increased significantly after a border fence was built and security was considerably tightened. “Illegal tunneling activity on the southwest border of the United States represents a significant and…

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IRS sued again, this time for distributing taxpayers’ info

From WND: The Judicial Watch Freedom of Information Act case seeks to force the IRS and the Department of Health and Human Services to reveal records about their sharing of private taxpayer information under Obamacare. Even though Obamacare is expected to be repealed by the new Republican Congress, until that…

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Did the Obama White House Collude with a Politically Motivated Scientist?

From the National Review: Following allegations of impropriety over the handling of a controversial climate change report, a government watchdog group now wants to know whether there was any collaboration between the report’s lead author and a key Obama adviser. On March 27, Judicial Watch filed a lawsuit seeking “all…

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Did the Obama White House Collude with a Politically Motivated Scientist?

From the National Review: The FOIA specifically requests correspondence between Tom Karl, the former head of the climate-data program at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), and John Holdren, the director of Obama’s Office of Science and Technology Policy. Holdren is from that species of Baby Boomer global catastrophists…

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Ronald Reagan warned us

From The Washington Times: Ronald Reagan warned Americans that freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction. America is one generation removed from the late President Reagan’s term in office, and freedom now teeters on the brink of extinction. Freedom will go extinct in America if the Democrats…

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Judicial Watch: Sanctuary policy protected criminal illegal immigrants in Austin, Texas

From the Washington Examiner: The “sanctuary” policy implemented by the sheriff in Austin, Texas, has helped keep illegal aliens charged with robbery, violent acts and threats of terrorism from being apprehended by federal immigration officers, according to the watchdog group Judicial Watch. A so-called sanctuary policy is a decision not…

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The half-baked lies of Susan Rice

From The Washington Times: Most reasonable observers believed or at least hoped that the nation would finally be spared having to listen to the Clinton and Obama administrations’ go-to liar after last November’s election. In the normal course of events, National Security Advisor Susan Rice would have simply packed her…

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New Travis Co Sheriff denied ICE detainers for 58 DUI offenders and 146 others, records show

From Houston Chronicle: The  incoming Travis County Sheriff in February denied at least 204 detention requests from Immigration and Customs Enforcement that dated back to 2016 and 2017. Those requests involved 58 people convicted of driving while intoxicated and 34 convicted of assorted acts of violence, including family violence and…

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Potential legal fallout for President Obama, Susan Rice

On Wednesday, April 5, 2017, Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton appeared on “Fox & Friends” on the Fox News Channel to discuss the reports Susan Rice ordered Trump associates to be “unmasked.” Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com

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How Flynn could get immunity

From The Hill: Former White House national security adviser Michael Flynn is seeking immunity from the House and Senate Intelligence committees before he testifies on what he knows regarding links between President Trump’s campaign and Russia. Legal analyst Michael Bekesha of Judicial Watch spoke with The Hill for a primer…

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Release Of Hillary Clinton’s Emails Won’t Be Finished Until October 2020

From the Daily Caller: A federal attorney said Tuesday that officials at the Department of State and other agencies can’t make the remaining 100,000 unreleased Hillary Clinton emails public for 42 months, or until October 2020. Justice Department attorney Jennie Kneedler told U.S. District Court Judge James E. Boasberg Tuesday…

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Chaffetz Vows to Continue Pursuit of Obama-era Corruption

One America’s John Hines spoke to Judicial Watch, and Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) about their continuing efforts to unearth Obama-era corruption.

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Former US Attorney: Susan Rice Ordered Spy Agencies To Produce ‘Detailed Spreadsheets’ Involving Trump

From The Daily Caller: Former President Barack Obama’s national security adviser Susan Rice ordered U.S. spy agencies to produce “detailed spreadsheets” of legal phone calls involving Donald Trump and his aides when he was running for president, according to former U.S. Attorney Joseph diGenova. “What was produced by the intelligence…

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IRS chief is unexpected survivor in Trump era

From The Hill: One of Republicans’ least favorite Obama administration officials remains in his position: IRS Commissioner John Koskinen. Some Republicans lawmakers have asked President Trump to ask for Koskinen’s resignation. The commissioner’s term expires in November, but he has said he would step aside sooner if asked by the…

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‘We Must Fight Them’: Trump Goes After Conservatives of Freedom Caucus

From The New York Times: President Trump declared war on the conservatives of the House Freedom Caucus on Thursday, suggesting Republicans should “fight them” in the 2018 midterm elections if they do not back his agenda. “The Freedom Caucus will hurt the entire Republican agenda if they don’t get on…

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Video: What did Obama officials know and when did they know it?

March 30, 2017 – 6:31 – Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton on “Hannity” discussing former President Obama’s rule changes, which opened the door for NSA intercepts of Americans to reach political hands. Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com

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Chaffetz: Trump Admin To Face More Aggressive Oversight From Congress

From The Daily Caller: House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (HOGR) Chairman Jason Chaffetz is preparing to press President Donald Trump and top officials in his administration to turn over previously requested documents as early as April, he said during a talk at Judicial Watch Thursday. “As we turn the…

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Chaffetz signals he’s ready to get more aggressive investigating the Trump administration

From Utah Policy: House Oversight Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz, who has been roundly criticized for his reluctance to investigate the Trump White House, says that’s about to change. The Daily Caller reports Chaffetz is ready to press Trump administration on issues including former National Security Adviser Gen. Michael Flynn’s connections…

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Hillary Clinton aides had access to State Dept. after she left, says key lawmaker

From Fox News: When Hillary Clinton resigned as Secretary of State in 2013, she negotiated continuing access to classified and top-secret documents for herself and six staffers under the designation “research assistants,” according to a powerful senator who notes that Clinton was later deemed “extremely careless” with such information.

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Watchdog Group Releases 29 Previously Undisclosed Clinton Emails

From The Washington Free Beacon: The conservative watchdog group Judicial Watch released on Wednesday 1,184 pages of State Department records that include 29 previously undisclosed emails from Hillary Clinton’s private server. The new release brings the total number of Clinton emails not included in the 55,000 pages she initially turned over to the