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IRS involved in $5 million push to press Americans to buy ObamaCare

The Internal Revenue Service was involved in a $5 million push to pressure Americans to buy Obamacare coverage, according to documents obtained from the watchdog group Judicial Watch. Under former president Obama, the Department of Health and Human Services and the White House’s Behavioral Sciences Team created a $5 million program to…


Judicial Watch: Court Hearing on Tuesday, October 3 in Taxpayer Lawsuit to Prevent DC Government from Illegally Spending Taxpayer Money through Budget Autonomy Act

(Washington DC) – Judicial Watch today announced that a hearing will be held on Tuesday, October 3, 2017, in a lawsuit against the Mayor and Chief Financial Officer of the District of Columbia. Judicial Watch filed the lawsuit on behalf of Clarice Feldman, a longtime taxpayer and resident of the…


Fitton: Judicial Watch Battles Trump DOJ Attorneys for Hillary Clinton Scandal Documents

A three-judge panel heard oral argument in our appeal (No. 16-5366) regarding our Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit seeking the draft indictments of Hillary Clinton over what is popularly known as the Whitewater scandal. The National Archives confirmed that draft indictments of Clinton exist but refused to release the records. The draft indictments…


Judicial Watch: Documents Show HHS Used IRS to Push Obamacare, Use of Confidential Taxpayer Information Raises Legal Questions

IRS/HHS Coordinated with Obama White House Behavioral Sciences ‘Team’ (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch today announced it received two production of documents, 77 pages and 108 pages, from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) revealing the Obama IRS coordinated with the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the Obama…


IRS Involved in $5 Million Push to Pressure Americans to Buy Obamacare

According to Judicial Watch, the Department of Health and Human Services can only send a notification to individuals of what their options are, and the agency may have overstepped this by threatening individuals with penalty fees. “The penalty for not having any health-coverage or an exemption in 2017 will be…


Judicial Watch: Obama’s IRS Spent $5m Pressuring Americans to Buy ObamaCare

Judicial Watch has obtained via FOIA documents showing that the Obama IRS spent $5 million in taxpayer money to pressure otherwise compliant Americans into buying ObamaCare. The Obama administration apparently weaponized the IRS, arguably the most-feared government agency, by engaging in psy-ops against Americans. Judicial Watch president Tom Fitton had…


Editorial: Tom Price travel abuse: This Price was wrong

The issue of government officials, elected and appointed, abusing travel privileges is an old one. In 2007, the Government Accountability Office reported that federal employees wasted at least $146 million over a one-year period on business and first-class airline tickets, in some cases simply because they felt entitled to the…


Court to Probe Clinton Private Email Use Over Objections of Trump Administration

A federal court has agreed to review newly unearthed private emails sent by former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton via her home-brewed server, despite objections from the Trump administration’s State and Justice Departments, according to a watchdog organization. The emails have been redacted up to this point and could provide…


Judicial Watch: Court Will Review Clinton Emails over Objections of Tillerson State Department and Sessions Justice Department

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that a federal judge will personally review, in camera, redacted material from emails discussing Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s use of iPads and iPhones during her tenure at the State Department. Judge Kollar-Kotelly also ordered the State Department to file an affidavit addressing…


America’s Unelected ‘Deep State’ Pushes Hidden Agenda, Says Panel

A group of career politicians often referred to as the “deep state” or the “permanent government” is pushing an agenda that goes against the Constitution and U.S. law, while also selectively leaking information to manipulate public perception. These were among the claims from experts speaking on a Sept. 15 panel hosted by…

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