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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


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…


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

UPDATE: Hearing time has been changed to 10:30 a.m. ET. (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch has announced that President Tom Fitton will provide testimony on March 23 before the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform during a hearing titled “Legislative Proposals for Fostering Transparency.” The committee is chaired by…


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…


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…


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


Judicial Watch Sues to Force Damage Assessment of Hillary Clinton’s Mishandling of Classified Emails

Lawsuit asks court to declare Defendants’ failure to conduct a damage assessment of Clinton’s email practices and prepare a report to be unlawful (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch filed suit against the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) and the Department of State to require them to conduct,…


Judicial Watch Announces a Special Presentation: ‘House Government Reform Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz to address Government Oversight Challenges’

‘(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced it will host a March 30 presentation by U.S. Representative Jason Chaffetz (R-UT), chairman of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform:  “Government Oversight Challenges.” Date:               Thursday, March 30 Time:               2-3 pm ET Location:      Judicial Watch Main Conference Room 425 Third


Judicial Watch Sues Education Department over Cover up Of Increasing Student Loan Failures

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced that it today filed a Freedom of Information (FOIA) lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia against the U.S. Department of Education seeking records relating to then Obama administration’s “coding error” that resulted in masking that most borrowers are failing…


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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