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Judicial Watch Sues EPA for “Environmental Justice” Grant Records

From Legal Insurrection: The last time we checked in on the Environmental Protection Agency, a long-time staffer and social justice warrior had just tendered his resignation after recognizing the political climate had dramatically changed. Things are about to get a little hotter for this merry band of bureaucrats, as they…

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Economy First: Trump Overturns Obama Climate Change Measures

From CBN News: President Donald Trump signed an executive order Tuesday that will suspend, rescind or flag for review more than a half-dozen measures that were part of former President Barack Obama’s plan to curb global warming. Among the measures up for review is the Clean Power Plan, which restricts…

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Judicial Watch sues EPA over ‘environmental justice’ program

From the Washington Examiner: Judicial Watch is taking the Environmental Protection Agency to court in an effort to pry loose information about several “environmental justice” grants doled out by the agency. The watchdog group is seeking copies of the EPA’s proposals and awards for environmental justice grants delivered in 2014…

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EPA Sued For Withholding Info On ‘Environmental Justice’ Programs

From The Daily Caller: A government watchdog group filed suit against the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for not handing over records related to the “environmental justice” grants the agency hands out to activist groups across the country. Judicial Watch filed suit Monday after the EPA failed to comply with a…

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The Devil And Lois Lerner

From Forbes: The IRS hates patriots and loves Satan seems to be the message in some coverage of Judicial Watch’s revelation about the speedy approval of exempt status for the organization that sponsors the “After School Satan” program.  Judicial Watch’s release led with:

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Trump Could Tear Down Obama’s FOIA Secrecy. Here’s Why He Probably Won’t.

From the Daily Caller: President Donald Trump’s Department of Justice (DOJ) is fighting against Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuits seeking politically-charged Obama-era documents like those linked to former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s scandals. Trump could demand federal agencies release records to the public, but that would harm the…

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HILLARY’S EMAIL SCANDAL NOT OVER YET

From WND: Donald Trump joked during the presidential campaign that the Russians should try to find the missing emails of Democrat Hillary Clinton, who used an unsecured server while she was secretary of state, and that perhaps he would authorize an investigation that might put her in jail if he became president.

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U.S. set to slash funds to Dictators-R-Us

From One News Now: According to Foreign Policy magazine, the Trump administration has told the State Department to slash more than 50 percent of the U.S. funding to United Nations programs.   The U.S. spends approximately $10 billion annually on the U.N. which often takes adversarial positions to U.S. interests.

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Video: David Bossie, Tom Fitton react to Nunes surveillance claims

March 24, 2017 – 5:51 – Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton appeared on “Hannity” on the Fox News Channel to discuss President Trump’s surveillance claims. Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com

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Video: Is the ‘deep state’ trying to bring down Trump?

March 23, 2017 – 5:36 – Judicial Watch Director of Investigations and Research Chris Farrell on “Lou Dobbs Tonight” on the Fox Business to discuss House Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes’ (R-CA) revelations concerning “incidentally collected” communications of the Trump transition team, which produced “dozens” of reports with no foreign intelligence

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Supreme Court has a duty to safeguard election integrity

From The Hill: In an effort to preserve election integrity, Judicial Watch has filed a plea to the United States Supreme Court. Judicial Watch attorneys filed an amicus curiae brief in the U.S. Supreme Court in support of Ohio’s efforts to ensure that its voter rolls are up to date. The case…

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GOP Takes Up Russia-Aligned Attack On Soros

From Politico Magazine: A group of congressional Republicans is teaming up with Russia-backed politicians in Eastern Europe with the shared goal of stopping a common enemy: billionaire financier George Soros. Led by Rep. Chris Smith of New Jersey and Sen. Mike Lee of Utah, the conservative lawmakers have signed on…

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Secret Service asked for $60 million extra for Trump-era travel and protection, documents show

From The Washington Post: The U.S. Secret Service requested $60 million in additional funding for the next year, offering the most precise estimate yet of the escalating costs for travel and protection resulting from the unusually complicated lifestyle of the Trump family, according to internal agency documents reviewed by The…

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Lawsuit: Did Hillary’s secret email ‘damage national security?’

From The Washington Examiner: A government watchdog group Tuesday demanded that the nation’s intelligence czar and State Department determine if former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton’s secret email server damaged national security. In a lawsuit against the Office of the Director of National Intelligence and State, Judicial Watch

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NOAA Says Temperature Study Docs Protected In FOIA Suit

From Law 360: Law360, New York (March 20, 2017, 4:01 PM EDT) — The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration on Friday asked a D.C. federal judge to toss Judicial Watch’s lawsuit alleging NOAA violated a federal information disclosure law by failing to turn over emails related to the measurement of…

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Judicial Watch Files FOIA Suit on Student Loans Under Obama

From Newsmax: Conservative watchdog group Judicial Watch has filed a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Education for records of the Obama administration’s reported “coding error” which caused inflated College Scorecard repayment rates.

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Obama’s IRS gave ‘Satan Club’ creator fast tax-exempt status

From the Washington Times: Documents obtained by a government watchdog show that the originator of the “After School Satan Club” received speedy tax-exempt status while conservative groups were stuck in bureaucratic red tape under the Obama administration. Treasury Department files obtained by Judicial Watch last week show Reason Alliance in…

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‘After School Satan Club’ Gets Tax Exempt Status in 10 Days

From The Washington Free Beacon: The Internal Revenue Service granted an “After School Satan Club” their tax exempt status. The approval process for the group’s non-profit status took only 10 days, according to records obtained by Judicial Watch on Friday. The satanic club was started by Reason Alliance, a Somerville,…

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Group files lawsuit for documents tied to secret Lynch, Clinton Sky Harbor meeting

The lawsuit, filed by Judicial Watch, is centered on the secret meeting between Attorney General Loretta Lynch and former President Bill Clinton.

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Video: Judicial Watch president on judges blocking Trump’s travel order

Judicial Watch president Tom Fitton on how the White House can implement a court-approved travel order.