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Pentagon produces Benghazi docs—finally

The Pentagon released nearly 500 pages about the 2012 Benghazi terrorist attack to Judicial Watch in response to a FOIA lawsuit JW filed against the Department of Defense. These documents, although heavily redacted, reveal the  U.S. Africa Command Operations Center (AFRICOM) drafted a military response to the attack a day after…

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Judicial Watch: U.S. Military Tied Benghazi Attack to al-Qaeda Allied Terrorists

Judicial Watch obtained nearly 500 pages from the Pentagon unearthing more information about the 2012 Benghazi terrorist attack. These documents reveal the U.S. military knew the attack was orchestrated by an affiliated al-Qaeda group working to establish an “Islamic State.” They show that the U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM) drafted orders for a…

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Vitter Extends Deadline for Obamacare Documents From D.C., House, Senate

Senator David Vitter (R-LA), Chairman of the Small Business Committee, is extending the deadline for Obamacare documents from House and Senate officials, and the DC government, to February 24 after receiving unsatisfactory answers from them. The deadline was initially February 13, but Vitter, who’s investigating why Congress illegally enrolled in the…

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Hillary rivals silent on foundation conflicts, but not the ethics watchdogs

The Clinton Foundation has received $2 billion from its donors, which include foreign countries. Of great concern is the $48 million Bill Clinton received while Hillary Clinton was Secretary of State, which raises questions of whether or not ethics agreements were fulfilled. Judicial Watch analyzed and disclosed the State Department’s 215 ethics

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Obama’s Amnesty Spending May Defy Judge’s Injunction, Federal Antideficiency Act

Yesterday, President Obama announced the Department of Homeland Security will not continue to process executive amnesty applications but will continue to spend taxpayer money processing all of the corresponding paperwork. According to Judge Hanen’s injunction, the DHS is barred from extending DACA and implementing DAPA. Recently, Judicial Watch

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The debt collector doing government dirty work

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Michelle Obama: Secret trip to Aspen revealed after motorcade sneaks past wreck

First Lady Michelle Obama and her daughters went on a taxpayer-funded trip to Aspen, Colorado during Valentine’s Day weekend, while President Obama went to California to play golf, speak at a cyber security summit, and fundraise for the Democratic National Committee (DNC). Since last October, according to Washington Examiner, American taxpayers…

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McConnell: Court Ruling Against Obama Amnesty Means Senate Dems Must Stop DHS Obstruction

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) recently urged Senate Democrats to stop filibustering the House-passed DHS funding bill, which defunds President Obama’s executive amnesty plans. This comes after District Court Judge Hanen’s ruling that decreed these plans to be unconstitutional. Conservative leaders, including Judicial Watch president Tom

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DHS Funding Inquiry Could Be Used To Delay Obama’s Executive Amnesty

Judicial Watch recently urged Congress to ask the GAO to investigate the DHS on whether or not they misappropriated taxpayer funds to carry out President Obama’s executive amnesty plans. In the letter, Judicial Watch is asking whether or not U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) misappropriated these funds to establish…

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Remember IRS Stonewalling When Filing Your Taxes

Forbes’ Robert W. Wood discusses the latest developments of the IRS scandal as Tax Day approaches. He mentions how IRS Commissioner John Koskinen misled Congress on Lois Lerner’s “missing emails” and how a TIGTA report unveiled them eventually. In addition, he discussed Judicial Watch’s lawsuit against the Department of Justice

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Bill’s libido threatens to derail Hillary — again

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Administration memo tells border agents they can release drunk drivers

Judicial Watch recently obtained a memo DHS issued to Customs and Border Patrol agents in Tucson, Arizona sector urging them to release drunk drivers. DHS argues these agents do not have to intervene in state crimes and are least liable for being sued if they do not arrest these drivers. However,…

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Outrage! IRS workers who evaded paying taxes receive bonuses

About 140 IRS employees who were fired from their jobs for committing tax fraud or carrying out misconduct will be coming back to the IRS. In addition, Judicial Watch has revealed that IRS employees who evaded paying taxes received bonuses. This information comes from the IRS inspector general, who revealed that…

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Obama administration won’t release IRS targeting documents

Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) recently declined The Hill’s FOIA request seeking more than 500 pages of documents pertaining to the IRS scandal. The Hill sought government documents on how conservative groups seeking non-profit status were targeted and scrutinized by the IRS. TIGTA denied the request on the basis of…

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Administration stonewalling on releasing IRS docs

The Hill recently had their FOIA request seeking more than 500 pages about the IRS scandal denied by the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA). The Hill appealed their request but TIGTA claimed personal privacy and interagency communication exemptions in response to that. TIGTA included these documents in their May 2013 report, and Judicial

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Whistleblowers: US Gave Visas to Suspected Forgers, Fraudsters, Criminals

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Obama and Holder Cry Wolf on Voting Rights

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Sen. Vitter plans probe of congressional Obamacare applications full of ‘false information’

The Senate’s Small Business Committee chairman Senator Vitter (R-LA) plans to investigate how Congress illegally enrolled in D.C.’s Small Business Exchange. Congress’ falsified applications, which say the House and Senate each have 45 employees, and that Congress is a small business, were first obtained by Judicial Watch through a FOIA…

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David Vitter investigates how Congress became a ‘small business’ under Obamacare

Senator David Vitter (R-LA), chairman of the Senate Small Business Committee, is investigating how Congress illegally enrolled in Obamacare’s D.C. Small Business Exchange through falsified applications. To understand how Congress falsely classified itself as a small business, Senator Vitter is requesting for government documents detailing how the D.C.

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Trey Gowdy’s secret tapes focus on Hillary’s Islamic adventure

Trey Gowdy’s Select Committee on Benghazi is investigating newly released audiotapes revealing communications between the Department of Defense and Muammar Gaddafi’s son about Hillary Clinton’s involvement in the 2011 US mission to invade Libya. According to the tapes, an intermediary who corresponded with Gaddafi’s son alleges Hillary