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New players join newspapers in using FOIA requests

Watchdog groups like Judicial Watch have come to replace the media when it comes to FOIA requests and lawsuits. The Freedom of Information Act of 1966 was signed into law to mainly be used by traditional media, but over time, advocacy groups and watchdog groups have taken the lead on FOIA…

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Watchdog group turns up a $17 million tab for Air Force One

Today, President Obama is traveling to Los Angeles to attend a DNC event and appear on “Jimmy Kimmel Live.” On Tuesday this week, he attended a DNC fundraiser in Atlanta, Georgia. Judicial Watch has been at the forefront of obtaining government records on how much taxpayer money President Obama spends on…

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Media Captivated by Boring Mrs. Clinton

During his radio show, Rush Limbaugh discussed Hillary Clinton’s email scandal. He also noted how many liberals have condemned Clinton for failing to comply with the Federal Records Act and the State Department’s rules by using a personal email account to conduct official business. In addition, he mentioned Judicial Watch’s…

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DOJ Attorneys Tell District Court Amnesty Benefits Are Legal, Temporary — Other Officials Say The Opposite

Judge Andrew Hanen, who ordered an injunction on President Obama’s amnesty plans involving DACA and DAPA benefits, called for the Department of Homeland Security to explain why it has already extended benefits to 100,000 illegal aliens. These benefits were distributed through a DACA extension, yet that extension should not have…

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Hillary Email Gaps Hide ‘Pay For Play,’ Benghazi Truth

Based on the House Select Committee on Benghazi and Judicial Watch’s review of documents regarding the 2012 Benghazi terrorist attacks, there are months of emails missing from Hillary Clinton when she was Secretary of State. The State Department did not inform Trey Gowy, chairman of that committee, about the private…

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Scammers take advantage as 6.5 MILLION ‘American zombies’ are still on Social Security rolls

Investigators at the Social Security Administration found that the Social Security Numbers of 6.5 million dead Americans were not moved to the “Death Master File” and thus, criminals and illegal immigrants are taking advantage of those SSNs to receive benefits from the agency. Some of these dead Americans were born before the…

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Judicial Watch: Obama Family’s 2014 Christmas Vacation in Hawaii Cost Taxpayers $3,672,798 in Transportation Expenses

Martha’s Vineyard August, 2014 Vacation Cost $400,666.30 in Transportation  $2,425,085.50 were Spent in Transportation Expenses for Obama’s July, 2014 West Coast Fundraising Trip Obama Hawaii Christmas vacations over the past three years have cost taxpayers $15,540,515.10 in travel expenses alone (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today it obtained

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State Department to Be Slammed With FOIA Lawsuits

Last week, Judicial Watch filed a new FOIA lawsuit against the State Department asking for communications between former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Clinton’s former top aide Huma Abedin, and former Egyptian president Mohammad Morsi’s wife Nagla Mahmoud. As Hillary Clinton’s email scandal continues to unfold, Judicial Watch’s FOIA

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Judicial Watch Gives Feds 20 Days to Return FOIA Requests for Hillary Clinton’s Secret Email System

Judicial Watch recently filed a new FOIA request seeking information about Hillary Clinton’s secret State Department email system. This request is asking for email correspondence between Clinton, Clinton’s former aides, and State Department employees and the non-government email systems Clinton used to conduct official business. If this request is

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Clinton Foundation unveils report on women’s progress

The Clinton Foundation released a report on Monday about the slow progress status on women’s rights worldwide. Simultaneously, the Clinton Foundation is facing scrutiny over accepting donations from countries that abuse human rights, such as Saudi Arabia, and Hillary Clinton is facing scrutiny for using a personal email address while she was


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