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Tom Fitton: FBI Documents show Russia Dossier Author Deemed ‘not Suitable for Use’

August 6, 2018- JW President Tom Fitton appeared on “After the Bell” on the Fox Business Network to discuss the FBI releasing 70 pages of heavily redacted records.

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4 Things We Learned From The FBI’s Mostly Redacted Steele Documents

In a Friday afternoon news dump, the Federal Bureau of Investigation released 71 pages of documents related to the agency’s use of Christopher Steele as a confidential human source (CHS). Judicial Watch fought for more than a year to force the government to comply with its Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request…

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Tom Fitton: At Least 11 FBI Payments went to Steele

August 5, 2018- JW President Tom Fitton appeared on “Fox and Friends” on the Fox News Channel to discuss The FB I released 71 pages of redacted documents tied to the bureau’s relationship with Christopher Steele.

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Chris Farrell: Mueller is Abusing his Power

August 3, 2018- JW Director of Investigations and Research Chris Farrell appeared on “Lou Dobbs Tonight” on the Fox Business Network to discuss Paul Manafort’s trial.

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Christopher Steele broke FBI media rules after being ‘admonished,’ documents show

The FBI formally admonished ex-British spy Christopher Steele in early 2016 before he began investigating candidate Donald Trump, according to new documents. Mr. Steele signed the admonishment and then on at least two occasions violated the rule for confidential human sources, or CHS, by talking to the news media. News of the verbal admonishment is contained

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Tom Fitton: Strzok Requested to Keep Special FBI Powers

August 2, 2018- JW President Tom Fitton appeared on “Your World” on Fox News Channel to discuss Peter Strzok requested to keep security clearance before joining the Mueller probe.

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Tom Fitton: Mueller Should Recuse Himself

August 3, 2018- JW President Tom Fitton appeared on “Fox and Friends First” on the Fox News Channel to discuss President Trump’s call for AG Sessions to end the Mueller probe and Strozk’s attempt to keep his FBI security clearance on the Mueller Probe.

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Peter Strzok demanded the right to declassify intelligence while he was on the Mueller probe probing Republicans fears over Trump-hating agent’s plans

FBI lawyer Peter Strzok demanded and then secured special authorities to declassify material and authorize information requests when he joined Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia probe, government documents reveal. New emails obtained by Judicial Watch show Strzok negotiating with counterintelligence chief Bill Priesap before formally joining the probe.

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Watchdog: Trump ‘Well Within His Rights’ to Complain About ‘Unconstitutional’ Mueller Probe

But Tom Fitton, president of the watchdog group Judicial Watch, tells CBN News the president did nothing wrong. “The president is in charge of the Justice Department,” Fitton noted. “He has a right to have input and direct how the Justice Department is operated and his complaints about the Mueller operation are not…

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Anti-Trump FBI agent Strzok allowed to declassify documents after joining Mueller probe: Watchdog

New internal emails show that anti-Trump FBI agent Peter Strzok demanded to preserve all the powers he held as a deputy assistant director as he agreed to move to special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia probe in 2017. The emails show his superiors agreed and made him a “floating” deputy who could still handle counterintelligence cases…

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Strzok demanded declassification, other FBI powers before joining Mueller team, emails show

Anti-Trump FBI agent Peter Strzok insisted on preserving his security clearance and powers he held as a deputy assistant director at the agency before joining Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s team, newly released emails show. The emails, acquired by the conservative watchdog Judicial Watch, reveal that Strzok’s supervisor agreed to make…

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Justice Department is Silent About Why it Has Failed to Preserve Comey Emails in FOIA Case

The Department of Justice has refused to take any steps to preserve work-related emails former FBI Director James Comey had on a personal account that The Daily Caller News Foundation and Judicial Watch requested under the Freedom of Information Act, the conservative watchdog will file in court Friday. “There is…

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Tom Fitton: ‘Mueller’s Job is Over’

August 1, 2018- JW President Tom Fitton appeared on “America’s Newsroom” on the Fox News Channel to discuss what Strzok was doing for Mueller’s team and President Trump’s call to end the Mueller Probe.

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Chris Farrell: Strozk Abused his Authority and Position to try and ‘Steer the Election’

July 31, 2018- JW Director of Investigations and Research Chris Farrell appeared on “Lou Dobbs Tonight” on the Fox Business Network to discuss how FBI official Peter Strzok requested that he retain his security clearance after being added to special counsel Robert Mueller’s team.

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Watchdog obtains emails on Peter Strzok security clearance request for move to Mueller team

The FBI’s Peter Strzok requested in the summer of 2017 that he retain his security clearance after being added to special counsel Robert Mueller’s team, according to emails published by conservative watchdog group Judicial Watch on Tuesday. Strzok has become the center of a heated debate in Washington about the…

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Tom Fitton: President Trump must Intervene on Page FISA Application

July 30, 2018- JW President Tom Fitton appeared on “Tucker Carlson Tonight” on the Fox News Channel to discuss release of the FBI’s FISA application against Carter Page.

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FISA documents reveal FBI collusion

Our media’s valiant efforts to distract us notwithstanding, information continues to seep out that underscores how badly a housecleaning is needed in Washington, D.C. Last week saw the release of the applications used to obtain warrants from the FISA court to spy on Carter Page, an adviser to the Trump…

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DC ready to pull James Comey back in

Washington, D.C., could soon be seeing more of former FBI Director James Comey, following his book tour across the U.S. promoting his memoir, A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies, and Leadership. Lawmakers on the House Judiciary and House Oversight and Government Reform committees — who are conducting probes concerning the FBI’s investigation…

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Fitton: Big Victory — Judicial Watch Forces Disclosure of FISA Warrants Targeting Trump Team

A year ago, on July 19, 2017, Judicial Watch filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request with the Justice Department (DOJ) for copies of the applications it made to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court for warrants regarding alleged Russian interference in the 2016 election. As you might have expected,…

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Chris Farrell: Hypocrisy in treatment of Paul Manafort vs. Podesta Boys

July 27, 2018- JW Director of Investigations and Research Chris Farrell appeared on “Lou Dobbs Tonight” on the Fox Business Network to discuss former Bernie Sanders adviser Tad Devine agreed to assist federal prosecutors in a case against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort.