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September 25, 2009 - Judicial Watch Goes to Court

September 25, 2009 From the Desk of Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton: JW Represents Houston Police Officer — Lawsuit Filed against City of Houston over Illegal Immigration Policy For two years we’ve been investigating the Houston Police Department’s illegal alien sanctuary policies. On September 21, we took legal action. Judicial…

September 18, 2009 - ACORN on the Run

September 18, 2009 From the Desk of Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton: ACORN on the Run The radical community organization ACORN finally and deservedly has fallen on some hard times. In just the last week, the U.S. Census Bureau severed its ties with ACORN, the U.S. Senate denied the organization…

September 11, 2009 - Who’s Lying About Healthcare?

September 11, 2009 From the Desk of Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton: Obama “Green Jobs” Czar Van Jones Resigns There is at least one less radical in the Obama White House now that “green jobs” czar Van Jones was forced to resign this week. Here’s the story according to Fox…

September 04, 2009 - Why is Nancy Pelosi Protecting Charlie Rangel?

September 4, 2009 From the Desk of Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton: Did Rangel Bribe House Ethics Committee Members? Rep. Charles Rangel, under investigation for a series of serious transgressions by the House Ethics Committee, has apparently resorted to making “campaign contributions” to make the problems go away. Here’s the…

August 28, 2009 - A New Obama Fundraising Scandal

August 28, 2009 From the Desk of Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton: Judicial Watch Obtains New CIA Documents Detailing Results of Detainee Interrogations Judicial Watch made big news this week when we obtained documents from the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) regarding the results of the detainee interrogation program. We got…

August 21, 2009 - Obama Hypocrisy on Secrecy

August 21, 2009 From the Desk of Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton: JW Sues Treasury for Records on TARP Funds Distributed to Boston Bank after Intervention by Rep. Barney Frank Barney Frank is no stranger to scandal. As you may recall, Judicial Watch uncovered documents proving that Frank was well…

August 14, 2009 - Air Congress Scandal News

August 14, 2009 From the Desk of Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton: Obama Snagged in Digital Television Controversy More broken promises to report this week related to the Obama White House and the issue of transparency. On August 6, Judicial Watch filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against…

August 07, 2009 - Obama’s Healthcare Fight Gameplan: Lies, Smears, and Secrecy

August 7, 2009 From the Desk of Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton: JW Sues Treasury Department to Obtain Documents on Bailout of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac What is the Obama administration trying to hide? That’s a question I’ve had to ask myself quite a bit during the last six…

July 31, 2009 - Senators Lied About Mortgage Favors?

July 31, 2009 From the Desk of Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton: Dodd, Conrad Knew They Were Getting Sweetheart Mortgage Deals from Countrywide The Senate Ethics Committee investigation looking into allegedly preferential treatment afforded powerful Senators Dodd (D-CT) and Conrad (D-ND) by mortgage giant Countrywide Financial has sprung a few…

July 24, 2009 - Is Obama Protecting Pelosi?

July 24, 2009 From the Desk of Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton: JW Files Lawsuit against CIA for Documents on Terrorist Interrogation Briefings of Speaker Pelosi and Congress As you may recall, last week I told you that Judicial Watch had filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against…