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The other terror threat: ISIS wants to destroy the US, this group already is

From Fox News: ISIS only dreams of exacting the human casualties the Mexican cartels achieve, despite decades of the “War on Drugs.”  The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) estimates heroin-related overdose deaths increased 244 percent between 2007 and 2013. The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration estimated nearly 1,000,000

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Final Tally on Obama’s 2015 Family Vacation to Hawaii Is Out. And the Cost to Taxpayers Is Astronomical…

From the Independent Review Journal: Already, Trump has made one significant announcement about how he intends to cut taxpayers’ costs on presidential travel. After being criticized for first saying he’s putting the nix on a $4 billion contract with Boeing to develop new Air Force One planes, he has since stated that…

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Sincerest Liberal Flattery for a Conservative Watchdog

From Bloomberg: So guess what Democratic activists, led by a prominent Clintonite, are doing? Creating their own version of Judicial Watch to take on Donald Trump. You can’t miss the irony of liberals copying something they’ve loudly deplored. Still, their plan could provide an effective counter to the president-elect’s aversion…

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Sincerest Liberal Flattery for a Conservative Watchdog

From Bloomberg: “Nobody on the conservative side has hounded Democrats, especially the Clintons, as relentlessly as the self-styled anti-corruption watchdog group Judicial Watch. It has loosed avalanches of lawsuitssince its founding in 1994, most recently playing a major role in Hillary Clinton’s e-mail controversy. Even its enemies acknowledge its

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Judge Nap: ‘Obama’s first political scandal may turn out to also be his last political scandal’

From BIZPAC Review: Judicial Watch is suing the Department of Justice for the notes of FBI interviews (known as 302’s) with Obama related to the agency’s criminal investigation of Blagojevich. In 2011, Blagojevich was convicted on a dozen corruption charges for trying to sell Obama’s former Senate seat to the highest bidder. Blagojevich…

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Judicial Watch asks judge to release videos in Clinton email case

A conservative group that played a key role in legal battles over access to Hillary Clinton’s emails is asking a federal judge to release videos of depositions top Clinton aides and other State Department officials gave in connection with the litigation over her use of a private email server as secretary of state.

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Judicial Watch Sues DOJ for FBI Interviews Related to Former Gov. Blagojevich’s Criminal Investigation

The conservative watchdog Judicial Watch announced Monday that it’s filing a FOIA lawsuit against the Department of Justice seeking access to FBI interviews related to former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich’s criminal investigation.

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Bill for Obama family’s vacations and travel hits $85 million as they prepare for final taxpayer-funded holiday in Hawaii

President Barack Obama and his family have spent more than $85 million globetrotting since they moved into the White House.

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Conservatives Seek to Force House Vote Impeaching IRS Chief

House conservatives intend to re-launch an effort Tuesday afternoon to force a vote to impeach Internal Revenue Service commissioner John Koskinen this week in the final days of this congressional session.

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FBI to send Huma Abedin emails to State

The FBI plans to send more Hillary Clinton-related emails to the State Department to be processed for public release, a government lawyer said Tuesday.

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More Than 800,000 Noncitizens May Have Voted in 2016 Election, Expert Says

From The Daily Signal: While substantial, that number doesn’t overcome Clinton’s 2.2 million popular vote lead over Republican President-elect Donald Trump, who won a decisive Electoral College triumph of 306 to 232. On Sunday, the president-elect tweeted he would have won the popular vote had it not been for illegal…

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Court asked to rule Clinton emails involved ‘misconduct’

From WND: The newest legal move by Judicial Watch, which was at the center of exposing the emails from the beginning, is asking a court to rule that the State Department should released withheld emails because they pertain to government “misconduct.”

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Hillary Clinton’s email woes persist after election: ‘Nothing has been settled’

From The Washington Times: Though President-elect Donald Trump has signaled that he would halt any official federal investigations into Mrs. Clinton’s activities as secretary of state, groups that have driven the issue say they will continue to press the legal cases that have forced the release of tens of thousands…

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George Soros Pledges $10 Million to Combat Hate Crimes

From Breitbart: Billionaire Democratic donor George Soros has pledged to donate $10 million from his personal foundation to combat a rise in hate crimes linked to what he calls President-elect Donald Trump’s “incendiary rhetoric,” the Hill reports.

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Why Trump isn’t pursuing charges against Hillary Clinton

From the New York Post: At the second presidential debate in October, he told his rival, “If I win, I am going to instruct my attorney general to get a special prosecutor to look into your situation because there has never been so many lies, so much deception.” Throughout her…

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Video: Trump Transition on Watch for Obama Loyalists Burrowing in Government

From OAN: When a White House changes parties, some of the 4,000 political appointees switch to permanent civil servants. It’s referred to as “burrowing in” to the government. The consequences of President Obama’s staff burrowing in are serious for incoming President Trump.

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Clinton Critics Voice Disappointment After Trump Vows to Drop Investigation

From The Daily Signal: Trump’s comments to The New York Times followed an interview earlier Tuesday with Trump campaign manager Kellyanne Conway in which she expressed a similar view. Trump said his administration would not pursue further investigation into the email server or the Clinton Foundation.

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Clinton fights demand for more information on emails

Lawyers for Hillary Clinton are opposing a conservative group’s demand that she provide more details about the creation of the private server that hosted her email account while she was secretary of state.

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Video: Tom Fitton: The Justice Department is broken

From Fox Business: Nov. 22, 2016 – 4:10 – Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton on why President-elect Donald Trump should select a special prosecutor to prosecute Hillary Clinton.

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Election is over but the Clinton emails keep coming

From McClatchy: Judicial Watch recently received 508 pages of documents, including emails, that the conservative group says shows possible conflicts of interest between Hillary Clinton’s State Department and her husband, former President Bill Clinton.