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EXCLUSIVE: McCain Institute Refuses to Disclose Big Donations

McCain Institute for International Leadership executives refuse to disclose how much money big donors have contributed to the nonprofit that’s named after Arizona Republican Sen. John McCain, The Daily Caller News Foundation Investigative Group has learned. Tom Fitton, president of Judicial Watch, a nonprofit government watchdog, told TheDCNF the lack…


Judicial Watch says it is investigating Christie’s attack on Horizon

A national conservative watchdog group said it is investigating whether Gov. Chris Christie’s motive to target Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield’s reserves was instigated by South Jersey Democratic power broker and Christie ally George Norcross. In a release Tuesday afternoon, Judicial Watch said it is inquiring about communications between Gov. Christie,


Washington, DC adds transgender option for driver’s licenses. And it’s totally illegal

Washington, D.C. just began allowing residents to list their gender as ‘X’ on their driver’s licenses to accommodate people who think they are genderless. But the REAL ID Act, which was passed after 9/11 and enacted in 2005, “specifically requires gender on each driver’s license and identification card issued to…


Judicial Watch takes EPA to court over social media campaign

The conservative group Judicial Watch is taking the Environmental Protection Agency to court over failing to hand over documents detailing its use of social media to promote the Obama administration’s Waters of the U.S. Rule. The group filed a Freedom of Information Act request for the EPA to release internal…


Judicial Watch Files Second Lawsuit Against Veterans Affairs for Information on Non-Veteran Use of Massive West Los Angeles VA Facility

Athletic fields for a private prep school and a dog park, but not veterans (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that it has filed a second Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Veterans’ Affairs (VA) for information regarding non-veteran use of prime real estate in…


Judicial Watch Sues EPA over Obama Clean Power Claims

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch today announced it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for records concerning the agency’s claim that the Clean Power Plan would prevent thousands of premature deaths by 2030 (Judicial Watch, Inc. v. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (No.…


Presidential Travel Costs Taxpayers Dearly

Our presidents are catered to 24/7, and nobody would deny them safety and tools to do their job. However, all too often they seem to be tempted to slip into occasional ostentation, to conflate their personal and political agendas with the duties of their office.  You know it happens —we do…


Christie projects calm on budget despite impasse over tapping Blue Cross funds

Gov. Christie on Tuesday suggested he was confident the state would pass a budget by its June 30 deadline, even as lawmakers squabble over a controversial proposal to tap reserve funds from the state’s largest health insurance company. Horizon and its allies continued to attack the proposal Tuesday, saying it amounted to…


It Is Time For Trump To Deep-Six The Deep State

Judicial Watch has also filed a lawsuit against the CIA, the Department of Justice, and the Treasury Department for records on those making illegal leaks stating the following, “There is a deep state, shadow government, in place, a government staffed by recent appointees or hires of Obama. There are lots…


Did Chris Christie Shake Down an Insurance Company as Part of a Backdoor Deal?

Judicial Watch has begun investigating Governor Chris Christie for a very bizarre turn of events. The Governor has demanded Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield, a non-profit insurance company, fork over $300 million from its reserves to a government program. The insurance company has objected because of the financial position it would…

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