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Video: Obama’s NSA conducted illegal searches on Americans for years: Report

On Wednesday, May 24, Judicial Watch Director of Investigations and Research Chris Farrell appeared on “Lou Dobbs Tonight” on the Fox Business Network to discuss the NSA under Obama routinely violated American privacy protections by conducting illegal searches for years. Watch the latest video at video.foxbusiness.com

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Obama Holdouts In Trump Administration Hiding Hillary Emails For YEARS [VIDEO]

From the Daily Caller: Judicial Watch’s President Tom Fitton is astounded: The Trump officials he finds working on Freedom of Information cases he files are still, typically, Obama holdovers. Those holdovers, he told The Daily Caller News Foundation, are telling Judicial Watch it will be years before it can get former Secretary…

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Judicial Watch Files FOIA Suit over Obama Admin Influence in FCC Classifying Internet as Utility

From Breitbart: Judicial Watch announced in a press release Thursday that it would be filing a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) seeking to obtain records of any possible influence that the Obama White House may have had in the FCC’s decision to reclassify the…

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Judicial Watch Sues for Records about Obama White House Involvement in FCC’s Decision to Regulate Internet

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch today announced it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) seeking records of the Obama White House’s influence in the FCC’s decision to reclassified broadband Internet as a public utility so that it could impose its restrictive net…

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Judicial Watch: Obama Travel Totals Nearly $100 Million

Judicial Watch Sues for Obama Post-White House Travel Records (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced that it obtained records from the Secret Service and the Air Force in response to Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests that show Obama family travel cost taxpayers a grand total of $99,714,527.82. The new…

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Ace reporter mystified by FBI refusal to look at email-hack evidence

From WND: On the heels of a bombshell revelation that indicated it might have been a Democratic staffer rather than the Russians who hacked the party’s emails, a top investigative reporter is even more puzzled by the FBI’s curious lack of curiosity in perhaps the prime piece of evidence. Five-time…

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Judicial Watch Sues Justice Department for Sally Yates’ Emails While She Served as Trump Acting Attorney General

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that it has filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Justice for emails of former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates from her government account.  The lawsuit was filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of…

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Sally Yates: Lawsuit seeks former acting attorney general’s emails

From Fox News: A new lawsuit is seeking access to emails sent and received by Sally Yates during her 10-day tenure as acting attorney general in President Donald Trump’s administration. The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit, filed Monday by the conservative group Judicial Watch, is seeking emails from Yates’…

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Yates: ‘Flynn Was Compromised With Respect to the Russians’

From CBN News: Former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates testified Monday before a Senate subcommittee about her efforts to warn the Trump administration of misinformation put forth by former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn. Days after the inauguration, Yates says she spoke with White House counsel Donald McGahn three times,…

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Obama White House Counsel Part Of Early Talks On Clinton Email Release, Notes Show

From Fox News: The Obama administration’s White House counsel was directly involved in deliberations over the release of Hillary Clinton emails as early as spring 2015, according to handwritten FBI agent notes released by the bureau late Friday. The notes read: “Pat Kennedy (early May ’15) calls interagency MTG (meeting)…

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Video: Tom Fitton: Susan Rice should probably take the fifth

On Friday, May 5, Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton appeared on “Your World with Neil Cavuto” on the Fox News Channel to discuss former Obama National Security Advisor Susan Rice’s refusal to testify before a Senate Subcommittee next week regarding her “unmasking” of Trump associates. Watch the latest video at…

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ATF sued over plan to ban popular AR-15 ammo

From WND: A government watchdog agency has filed a federal Freedom of Information Act lawsuit against the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives seeking records related to a proposed rule change that would ban certain types of AR-15 ammunition. The ATF backed off its February 2015 proposal to revise…

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Judicial Watch Sues EPA for Communications Records of Officials Who May Have Used Cell Phone Message Encryption App to Thwart Government Oversight

Suit seeks to determine whether officials used software app known as “Signal” to secretly send and receive official messages  (Washington, DC) — Judicial Watch today announced it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit for communications sent or received by EPA officials who may have used the cell phone…

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Judicial Watch Files Suit Seeking ATF Records on Attempted Ammo Ban

From The Washington Free Beacon: The conservative watchdog group Judicial Watch filed suit in federal court on Monday seeking communications records related to the Obama administration’s attempt to ban a popular kind of AR-15 ammunition in 2015. The suit, Judicial Watch v. U.S. Department of Justice, was filed in the…

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Obamacare Watch: Judicial Watch Sues IRS and HHS for Records of Sharing of Taxpayers’ Private Information

Sharing of Taxpayer Information by IRS with Other Government Agencies May Be a Violation of Internal Revenue Code (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)…

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Did the Obama White House Collude with a Politically Motivated Scientist?

From the National Review: Following allegations of impropriety over the handling of a controversial climate change report, a government watchdog group now wants to know whether there was any collaboration between the report’s lead author and a key Obama adviser. On March 27, Judicial Watch filed a lawsuit seeking “all…

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Did the Obama White House Collude with a Politically Motivated Scientist?

From the National Review: The FOIA specifically requests correspondence between Tom Karl, the former head of the climate-data program at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), and John Holdren, the director of Obama’s Office of Science and Technology Policy. Holdren is from that species of Baby Boomer global catastrophists…

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Ronald Reagan warned us

From The Washington Times: Ronald Reagan warned Americans that freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction. America is one generation removed from the late President Reagan’s term in office, and freedom now teeters on the brink of extinction. Freedom will go extinct in America if the Democrats…

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The half-baked lies of Susan Rice

From The Washington Times: Most reasonable observers believed or at least hoped that the nation would finally be spared having to listen to the Clinton and Obama administrations’ go-to liar after last November’s election. In the normal course of events, National Security Advisor Susan Rice would have simply packed her…

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Potential legal fallout for President Obama, Susan Rice

On Wednesday, April 5, 2017, Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton appeared on “Fox & Friends” on the Fox News Channel to discuss the reports Susan Rice ordered Trump associates to be “unmasked.” Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com


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