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May 28, 2010 - Sestak Scandal Heats Up

May 28, 2010 From the Desk of Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton: Obama Administration, Sestak Need to Come Clean on Corrupt Job Offer This has gone on long enough. Three months ago, Pennsylvania Rep. (and current U.S. Senate candidate) Joe Sestak dropped the bombshell that the Obama White House tried…

May 21, 2010 - What’s the Rush on Kagan?

May 21, 2010 From the Desk of Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton: What’s the Rush on Kagan? President Obama and Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Patrick Leahy want Supreme Court nominee Solicitor General Elena Kagan on the fast-track for confirmation. This is the same strategy they used for Justice Sotomayor: Ram…

May 14, 2010 - Elena Kagan – An Inexperienced Liberal

May 14, 2010 From the Desk of Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton: Elena Kagan — An Inexperienced Liberal President Obama’s nomination of Elena Kagan to the Supreme Court is irresponsible. Ms. Kagan is a liberal activist and political operative with no experience as judge. A Supreme Court nominee ought to…

May 07, 2010 - Another Obama National Security Failure?

May 7, 2010 From the Desk of Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton: Another Obama National Security Failure? Last Saturday, Faisal Shahzad drove a bomb-laden SUV into Times Square with the intent to murder as many Americans as he possibly could. Thankfully the car bomb malfunctioned and Shahzad was apprehended as…

April 29, 2010 - Obama on Wrong Side of the Law in Arizona

April 30, 2010 From the Desk of Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton: Obama Justice Department Tells Court to Shield White House Visitor Logs from Full Disclosure and FOIA Law Now it’s official. The Obama White House has made the bogus claim in court that the Secret Service’s logs of White…

April 23, 2010 - Beware Obama Financial “Reform”

April 23, 2010 From the Desk of Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton: Beware Obama Financial “Reform” Here’s one early lesson we’ve learned from the Obama administration: Beware the word “reform.” First there was Obamacare, which was nothing more than a government takeover of our nation’s health care system masquerading as…

April 16, 2010 - Obama and the Supreme Court

April 16, 2010 From the Desk of Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton: Stevens Retirement Opens Door to another Radical Obama Supreme Court Appointment Liberal Justice John Paul Stevens is retiring from the Supreme Court, giving President Obama the same number of High Court vacancies to fill in just over a…

April 09, 2010 - Obamacare and the IRS

April 9, 2010 From the Desk of Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton: JW Targets Rampant Congressional Travel Per Diem Abuse with Ethics Complaints Members of Congress call it “standard policy.” I call it “stealing.” What I’m referring to is the practice by many Members of Congress to pocket unused taxpayer…

April 02, 2010 - Barney Frank’s Ethics Mess

April 2, 2010 From the Desk of Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton: Explosive Treasury Emails Put Barney Frank in the Ethics Hot Seat When Barney Frank was asked about intervening on behalf of a home state bank for Troubled Assets Relief Program (TARP) funds, the Massachusetts Democrat admitted he spoke…

March 26, 2010 - The Battle Against Obamacare Has Just Begun

March 26, 2010 From the Desk of Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton: The Battle against Obamacare Has Just Begun On Tuesday, March 23, 2010, President Obama completed his hostile government takeover of our nation’s health care system. Just two days after liberals led by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi hammered his…