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Judicial Watch Files FOIA Suit on Student Loans Under Obama

From Newsmax: Conservative watchdog group Judicial Watch has filed a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Education for records of the Obama administration’s reported “coding error” which caused inflated College Scorecard repayment rates.

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Obama’s IRS gave ‘Satan Club’ creator fast tax-exempt status

From the Washington Times: Documents obtained by a government watchdog show that the originator of the “After School Satan Club” received speedy tax-exempt status while conservative groups were stuck in bureaucratic red tape under the Obama administration. Treasury Department files obtained by Judicial Watch last week show Reason Alliance in…

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‘After School Satan Club’ Gets Tax Exempt Status in 10 Days

From The Washington Free Beacon: The Internal Revenue Service granted an “After School Satan Club” their tax exempt status. The approval process for the group’s non-profit status took only 10 days, according to records obtained by Judicial Watch on Friday. The satanic club was started by Reason Alliance, a Somerville,…

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Group files lawsuit for documents tied to secret Lynch, Clinton Sky Harbor meeting

The lawsuit, filed by Judicial Watch, is centered on the secret meeting between Attorney General Loretta Lynch and former President Bill Clinton.

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Video: Judicial Watch president on judges blocking Trump’s travel order

Judicial Watch president Tom Fitton on how the White House can implement a court-approved travel order.

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Clinton private email probe hindered by State Department, Chaffetz says

“For the State Department and DOJ lawyers to still say their position is what the Obama administration’s position was is not good,” Tom Fitton, president of Judicial Watch, told Fox News. “The default position of the bureaucracy is secrecy, and in terms of partisanship, it’s to protect Mrs. Clinton.”

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Judicial Watch Files Supreme Court Amicus Supporting Ohio’s Right to Clean Voter Rolls

Judicial Watch Attorney Robert Popper and Five Other Former DOJ Civil Rights Division Attorneys Also File Supreme Court Amici Brief  (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today it filed an amicus curiae brief with the U.S. Supreme Court in support of Ohio’s efforts to ensure that its voter rolls are…

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Judicial Watch Sues DOJ for Records on Airport Meeting Between Bill Clinton and AG Loretta Lynch

From CNS News: The government watchdog group Judicial Watch has filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the Department of Justice (DOJ) seeking all records its has on the June 27, 2016 meeting between President Bill Clinton and then-Attorney General Loretta Lynch in her airplane, a meeting that occurred while…

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Obama Spent Record $36 Million Fighting FOIA Suits

Former President Obama’s administration spent a record-shattering $36.2 million on legal costs beating back Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests, according to an analysis from the Associated Press.

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A major study finding that voter ID laws hurt minorities isn’t standing up well under scrutiny

From Vox: It was supposed to be the study that proved voter ID laws are not just discriminatory but can also have a big impact on elections. And it was picked up widely, with outlets including ThinkProgress and the Washington Post reporting that the study found voter ID laws hurt…


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