Judicial Watch Statement on Decision by FBI Director James Comey to Reopen Investigation into Hillary Clinton’s Emails
(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton made the following statement regarding today’s letter by Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James B. Comey announcing that the FBI is investigating new evidence in the Clinton email matter: The FBI’s seeming decision to reopen the investigation into Hillary Clinton’s mishandling of classified…
Judicial Watch Files Lawsuit for FBI Records on Clinton Email Investigation; Tarmac Meeting Between Bill Clinton and Loretta Lynch
(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that it filed a Freedom of Information (FOIA) lawsuit to obtain Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) records relating to its “investigation of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s use of a non-government email server during her tenure.” The lawsuit includes a demand for…
Hillary Clinton remains embroiled in email and pay-for-play scandals from her days as secretary of state, but as first lady she also fell into questionable behavior that dogged her husband’s first term.
The scandals were known as Travelgate and Filegate, and both set off extensive investigations, resignations, charges and countercharges of lying,
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From LifeZette: Director of Investigations & Research for Judicial Watch explains why the FBI’s favoring of Hillary Clinton during federal investigations into her unauthorized email account led to “institutional damage.”
From Daily Caller: Douglas Band, one of former President Bill Clinton’s closest advisors, boasted to outside auditors that his for-profit corporation had a “historical role in carrying the majority of the fundraising burden” for the nonprofit Clinton Foundation.
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From The Wall Street Journal: The Organization of American States and the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe plan to send a record number of election observers to U.S. polling places. The Justice Department is promising a robust presence in about two dozen states. And activist groups, political parties…
Clinton Email Update: Judicial Watch Releases Clinton State Department IT Official John Bentel Deposition Testimony
Clinton Email Figure Takes Fifth Amendment 87 Times during Deposition (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch today released the deposition transcript of John Bentel, the State Department’s former Director of Information Resource Management of the Executive Secretariat (“S/ES-IRM”), who was ordered by U.S. District Court Judge Emmet G. Sullivan. S/ES-IRM is…
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From LifeZette: A conservative watchdog group announced Monday that it will train volunteers to monitor polling places on Election Day throughout Virginia, where hundreds of non-citizens have been shown to be on the voter rolls.
From Politico: “A top Hillary Clinton aide expressed alarm in early 2015 that President Barack Obama claimed he was unaware of Clinton’s private email server until he learned about it in the news. “We need to clean this up – he has emails from her – they do not say…
Dear Editor/Broadcaster: This morning, Politico released a story titled: “Aides mulled Clinton expressing regret for private email’s effect on FOIA, State records.” That’s a timely and revealing headline … But the real news is the story behind the headline – which is what prompted the revelation that Clinton had skirted…