Skip to content

Get Judicial Watch Updates!

DONATE

Judicial Watch • Recommended News

Recommended News

IN THE NEWS

Judicial Watch Says Trump Should Fire Mueller

The president of the conservative watchdog group Judicial Watch thinks President Trump should shut down special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation after former national security adviser Michael Flynn’s guilty plea. “Sally Yates, Andrew McCabe, and James Comey improperly targeted General Flynn. And Mueller got him. Deep State victory. [Donald Trump]

RECOMMENDED NEWS

Video: Mueller’s investigation is failing: Chris Farrell

Friday, December 1, 2017 – 8:09 – Judicial Watch Director of Investigations and Research Chris Farrell on “Lou Dobbs Tonight” on the Fox Business Network discussing the Clinton-Lynch tarmac documents the DOJ recently turned over to Judicial Watch and what the Flynn plea deal means going forward for the Mueller-Russia investigation.…

IN THE NEWS

Obama Administration Travel Cost $114 Million, Trump’s So Far is $10 Million

Former President Barack Obama’s family travels cost the U.S. a total of $114 million during his presidency, according to documents obtained by Judicial Watch, a conservative legal group. President Donald Trump has, so far, cost taxpayers $10 million. Judicial Watch obtained the expense documents from the U.S. Air Force and the Secret Service…

IN THE NEWS

Video: CFPB deputy director sues to block Mulvaney as interim leader

November 27, 2018 – 8:02 – Judicial Watch Director of Investigations and Research Chris Farrell on “Lou Dobbs Tonight” on the Fox Business Network discussing mismanagement at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Watch the latest video at video.foxbusiness.com

IN THE NEWS

EXCLUSIVE: CFPB’s Leandra English Is A Pupil of Elizabeth Warren

Leandra English, the new acting director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau appointed by outgoing director Richard Cordray over the Thanksgiving weekend, has filled a key role during many of the crises that have gripped the six-year agency, according to a Daily Caller News Foundation investigation. English was a key…

IN THE NEWS

Culling Voter Rolls: Battling Over Who Even Gets to Go to the Polls

The Public Interest Legal Foundation is one of four conservative advocacy groups that have pursued often-overlapping campaigns to purge voter rolls. Three of the groups — the foundation, Judicial Watch and the American Civil Rights Union — rely on former lawyers in the Justice Department’s civil rights division during the George W. Bush administration.…

IN THE NEWS

Congressional Sexual Harassment Settlements in Spotlight as Pressure to Lift Veil of Secrecy Grows

The number of lawmakers accused of sexual harassment and other sexual misconduct continues to grow, but those who have used taxpayer funds to settle claims in the past remain behind a veil of secrecy. Now, calls for members who have settled sexual harassment or similar claims to be named is also growing,…

IN THE NEWS

States Spurning Election Commission Show Irregularities in Voter Registration

Judicial Watch sent a “notice of violation” letter to California and 11 local jurisdictions in the state threatening to sue in federal court if they don’t clean their voter registration lists. For example, it said Los Angeles had 112 percent voter registration based on eligible voting population, San Diego had 138 percent,…

IN THE NEWS

Pressure mounts to unmask Hill harassers

Judicial Watch, a conservative legal group that has used the Freedom of Information Act to uncover details of Hillary Clinton’s emails, wants Congress to allow FOIA to apply to internal information such as the now-secret workplace misconduct settlements. Currently FOIA does not apply to Congress, which for years has been…

IN THE NEWS

EXCLUSIVE: Bill Clinton Still Silent About Flights On Pedophile’s Sex Plane

Former President Bill Clinton continues to remain silent about the 26 flights he took aboard convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein’s private jet, dubbed the “Lolita Express,” which reportedly offered underage girls to passengers to rape. Fox News wrote in 2016 that the Lolita Express, a Boeing 727 jet, was “reportedly outfitted with…

IN THE NEWS

Watchdog group sues NYPD, feds for records on cop’s murder

A watchdog group is suing the NYPD and the feds for decades-old records in the ambush and killing of a police officer at a Harlem mosque — including audio of a phony 911 call they hope may finally lead to an arrest. Hearing the April 1972 recording — in which someone claiming…

IN THE NEWS

Video: Why Clinton needs to be investigated

November 17, 2017 – 6:20 – Judicial Watch Director of Investigations and Research Chris Farrell appeared on “Lou Dobbs Tonight” with host David Asman on the Fox Business Network to discuss the Mueller probe and the calls for a second special counsel to investigate the controversial Uranium One deal. Watch the…

IN THE NEWS

6 Key Elements in Understanding the Tangled Uranium One Scandal

Two House committees are investigating the tangled deal involving Russia, its acquiring of U.S. uranium, and Bill and Hillary Clinton. But the multiple layers that lawmakers, and potentially a special counsel, will explore take some unpacking. The probe addresses unanswered questions about the Uranium One mining company’s ties to the…

IN THE NEWS

Judicial Watch sues Kentucky over alleged ‘dirty voting rolls’

A conservative watchdog group is suing Kentucky over its alleged failure to maintain accurate voter registration lists, claiming 48 counties in the state have more registered voters than citizens over the voting age of 18. Judicial Watch filed the federal lawsuit against Kentucky’s Democratic Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes…

IN THE NEWS

Kentucky Faces Lawsuit Over Bloated Voter Rolls

Judicial Watch announced Wednesday that it is suing the state of Kentucky, alleging that the state and 48 counties have more registered voters than citizens 18 and older. The Bluegrass State was one of 12 that Judicial Watch recently threatened with a lawsuit. The organization noted that the National Voter…

IN THE NEWS

Video: The Dangers Posed by Special Counsels: Chris Farrell

November 15, 2017 – 8:04 – Judicial Watch Director of Investigations and Research Chris Farrell on “Lou Dobbs Tonight” on the Fox Business Network discussing Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ testimony yesterday before the House Judiciary Committee. Watch the latest video at video.foxbusiness.com

IN THE NEWS

Tom Fitton Slams Mueller for ‘Disparate Treatment’ Between Trump Team & Clinton Camp

Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton said that he believes special counsel Robert Mueller is giving “disparate treatment” to contacts with Russia by the Trump campaign. Fitton said on “Fox & Friends First” that the workings of the Podesta Group, a top Washington, D.C., lobbying firm, are just as big an…

IN THE NEWS

Video: What was going on behind closed doors at the Podesta Group?

November 13, 2017 – 3:50 – Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton on “Fox and Friends First” on the Fox News Channel discussing the Podesta Group may be closing its doors by the end of the year after being caught up in Mueller’s investigation.

IN THE NEWS

Video: Podesta group under microscope amid ties to Mueller probe

November 12, 2017 – 3:44 – Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton on “Fox and Friends” on the Fox News Channel discussing the Podesta Group being caught up in Mueller’s investigation. Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com

IN THE NEWS

Report: Fusion GPS Gave Russian Lawyer Dirt on Clinton to offer Don Jr.

The Russian lawyer who met with Donald Trump Jr. in June of 2017 came armed with campaign dirt on Hillary given to her by the shady opposition research firm Fusion GPS, Reuters reported Thursday. Three sources familiar with the matter told Reuters that the lawyer, Natalia Veselnitskaya, offered Don Jr. information on Clinton Foundation…