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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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Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton to Testify before the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch has announced that its president, Tom Fitton, will provide testimony on June 2 before the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform during a hearing entitled “Ensuring Transparency through the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA).”  The committee is chaired by Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-UT).  The hearing…

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Judicial Watch Files Lawsuit against Secretary of State John Kerry to Force Action on Clinton Emails

Judicial Watch announced today that it filed a lawsuit against Secretary of State John Kerry in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia to compel Secretary Kerry’s compliance with the Federal Records Act and challenge “the failure of Defendant Kerry to take any action to recover emails of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton” and other U.S.

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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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Judicial Watch Statement on Fifth Circuit Court’s Ruling against Obama Administration’s Executive Amnesty

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton made the following statement regarding the recent Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals’ ruling which found the Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents (DAPA) program, President Obama’s executive amnesty, likely will not survive court scrutiny: The Fifth Circuit Court’s ruling

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Judicial Watch: State Department Almost Immediately Labeled Benghazi Attack as “Terrorism Event”

State Department Counterterrorism Official Complains About Hillary Clinton-tied Request to FBI (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch today released new State Department documents showing the Benghazi attack was called a “terrorism event” almost immediately after the attack took place.  Another document suggests that Hillary Clinton tasked an official to contact

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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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We Now Know the Truth of Benghazi, But Hillary Clinton Stonewalled So Long, Do People Still Care?

Rush Limbaugh was quick to credit Judicial Watch with bringing to light the Obama administration’s deceptions on the cause of the Benghazi attack.

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Obama-Clinton Benghazi narrative rebutted by Defense Department report

The Washington Times describes how the documents about the Benghazi attack released this week by Judicial Watch counter the narrative offered by the Obama administration that the attack was inspired by an offensive YouTube video. What’s more, the administration maintained this lie even after learning that it was planned at least 10 days in advance.

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Benghazi: The gun smokes

The Tribune-Review writes that the documents obtained and released by Judicial Watch this week are a smoking gun proving the Obama administration’s deceptions on Benghazi.


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