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Judicial Watch Sues Mayor Bloomberg’s Office for Ground Zero Mosque Documents

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it has filed a petition with the New York State Supreme Court to compel New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s office to comply with a Freedom of Information Law (FOIL) request regarding contacts between the…

Judicial Watch Announces a Special Presentation: “What Next in the Battle against Illegal Immigration”

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced it will host a panel discussion: “What Next in the Battle Against Illegal Immigration.” Panelists include Arizona State Senator Russell Pearce, the author Arizona’s immigration law enforcement measure SB 1070; and Rep. Steve King, a leader

Judicial Watch Statement in Defense of the Office of Congressional Ethics

Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton issued the following statement in a coalition press conference held today by 10 groups, including Judicial Watch, Taxpayers for Common Sense, National Taxpayers Union and a number of reform groups urging the incoming House leadership of the 112th Congress to continue the Office of Congressional…

JW Sues DHS for Documents on Illegal Alien Who Allegedly Killed Virginia Nun in Drunk Driving Accident on August 1, 2010

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it filed a lawsuit on December 2, 2010, against the Obama Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to obtain documents related to an internal DHS investigation of Carlos Martinelly-Montano, an illegal alien who allegedly struck and…

Conservative & Taxpayer Groups Join Reformers in Push to Save Office of Congressional Ethics

A coalition of 10 groups, including Judicial Watch, Taxpayers for Common Sense, National Taxpayers Union and a number of reform groups will hold a press conference Thursday at 10:30 a.m. to urge the incoming House leadership of the 112th Congress to continue the Office of Congressional Ethics (OCE) and to…

Judicial Watch Obtains Documents from Obama Administration Detailing Actor Andy Griffith’s “Misleading” Medicare Advertisements

Documents Detail Meetings with Union Officials, Joe Biden, Nancy Pelosi, Harry Reid and Obamacare Czar Nancy-Ann Min DeParle (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it has obtained documents from the Obama Department of Health and Human Services regarding

Judicial Watch Statement: Rangel Should be Expelled from House of Representatives

Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton issued the following statement today regarding the House Ethics Committee’s sanctions hearing slated for Thursday for Rep. Charles Rangel (D-NY), who was convicted on Tuesday, November 16 on 11 counts of violating ethics rules: The House Ethics Committee finally did the right thing and convicted…

JW Statement Regarding Rep. Boehner’s Decision to Fly Commercial Instead of Using Military Aircraft While Serving as Speaker

Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton issued the following statement today regarding Rep. John Boehner’s announcement that he plans to fly commercial to and from Ohio instead of using military aircraft if he officially becomes Speaker of the House of Representatives in January: At the heart of the corruption problem in…

Judicial Watch Calls for the Rejection of Rep. Jerry Lewis for Head of the House Appropriations Committee

On Tuesday, November 9, 2010, Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton sent a letter to Speaker-presumptive John Boehner (R-OH). Included in the letter is a specific call to reject Rep. Jerry Lewis’s (R-CA) reported bid to head once again the House Appropriations Committee: Rep. Jerry Lewis has the dubious distinction of…

Judicial Watch Sues Obama Justice Department for Records on Slush Funds for “Favored Groups”

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it has filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the Obama Department of Justice (DOJ) to obtain information about a DOJ policy that directs large sums of cash settlements from DOJ Civil Rights…


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