Browsing All Posts filed under »DOJ – Justice Department«

As Biden Attorney General, Merrick Garland Will Face Political Pressures

January 12, 2021 by

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By Hans von Spakovsky ~ With President-elect Joe Biden’s choice of federal Judge Merrick Garland as his new attorney general last week, the question arises: Will Garland carry out his responsibilities in a nonpartisan manner, or will he return the Justice Department to the days of the Obama-Biden administration — when, as I have argued, Eric Holder […]

Nancy Pelosi is Going to JAIL!

February 7, 2020 by

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Filed: Department of Justice  Criminal Complaint Against Rep. Nancy Pelosi ~ This complaint includes clear and indisputable evidence of Rep. Nancy Pelosi willfully violating federal law. ~  Mark Alexander  ~    To the Honorable William Pelham Barr, United States Attorney General, and to the Office of the Inspector General, U.S. Department of Justice: At approximately 2218 hours […]

Judicial Activism Takes Manhattan

November 9, 2019 by

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Plus 2 more, including Podcasts ~ Mourning on the Border   ~ Uninvited: Chinese Intruders Stake out Uyghur Homes    ~ Tony Perkins ~    She scrubbed in like she usually did. Their patient, she was told, had just lost her baby. It was supposed to be a routine procedure — the kind they usually perform after […]

The Biggest Threat to ‘Free and Fair’ Elections: BIG Tech

August 29, 2019 by

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Facebook and Google are actively undermining the integrity of national, state and local elections. ~ Mark Alexander  ~    “We should be unfaithful to ourselves if we should ever lose sight of the danger to our liberties if anything partial or extraneous should infect the purity of our free, fair, virtuous, and independent elections.” —John […]

Liberals (Leftists-Socialists)* Try to Derail Census Case With Fake News

August 10, 2019 by

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Hans von Spakovsky  ~     Some liberals are terrified that the Supreme Court will allow the Trump administration to reinstate a citizenship question on the census. Why? Because they do not want accurate information about the number of noncitizens living in the United States. Their latest ploy is an attempt to “improperly derail” the […]

Executive Summary: Mueller v Trump

March 26, 2019 by

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“The Special Counsel’s investigation did not find that the Trump campaign or anyone associated with it conspired or coordinated with Russia to influence the 2016 U.S. presidential election.”  ~ Mark Alexander  ~    If you want to give Democrat Partyprincipals and their Leftmedia promoters a little time to decide how to frame news about their primary focus for […]

Comey/McCabe/Rosenstein: The Coup Co-Conspirators

February 22, 2019 by

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This conspiracy was a much more significant assault on our Constitution than Richard Nixon’s concealment of the DNC/Watergate burglary.  ~ Mark Alexander  ~     “We should be unfaithful to ourselves if we should ever lose sight of the danger to our liberties if anything partial or extraneous should infect the purity of our free, fair, […]

Contemplating a Coup D’etat to Take Down Trump

February 17, 2019 by

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Eight days in May — the government conspiracy to remove Donald Trump from office. ~ Mark Alexander  ~   This week, after the Senate concluded its Trump/Russia collusion investigation determining there is not a shred of evidence of any collusion, there was a new bright light shed on the Clinton/DoJ/FBI conspiracy to entrap Donald Trump and expel him from office. Despite […]

Pence Praises DEA For Border Security, Weakening Maduro Regime

February 1, 2019 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ Vice President Mike Pence vowed Thursday that regardless of what happens in Congress, the administration will secure the southern border—and that includes a wall. After a briefing on drugs at the southern border by senior officials from the Justice Department and Drug Enforcement Administration, Pence spoke to about 60 DEA employees […]

The Deep State’s Nothing New

November 23, 2018 by

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By Burt Prelutsky   ~   Reference to the Deep State, a shadow government that exists within the federal bureaucracy, is of recent origin. But it is not new, and when you realize the special status of people who are mainly anonymous and whom it is nearly impossible to fire, it is inevitable that a cancer would […]

Routine Election Monitoring Spurs ‘Suppression’ Claims From Left

November 7, 2018 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ In a routine pre-election action, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced that the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division will monitor polling sites in a total of 35 jurisdictions in 19 states. Some left-leaning websites cast the move as a voter-suppression effort because the attorney general’s announcement talked about voter fraud. In a […]

The DOJ/FBI ‘Media Leak Strategy’ Against Trump

September 12, 2018 by

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More information comes to light showing deep-state efforts to build an anti-Trump narrative. By Political Editors ~  Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC) sent a letter Monday to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein requesting more information and explanation for texts between the two infamous anti-Trump FBI officials, Peter Strzok and Lisa Page. Meadows indicated that there is “evidence suggesting […]

President Trump May Be Preparing A Little Surprise Of His Own

September 10, 2018 by

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By Elizabeth Vaughn ~  Chris Wallace says that the Woodward Book, the anonymous NYT op-ed, and Obama’s fiery speech were a “1-2-3 Punch” combination on Trump this week. But the word is that President Trump may be about to launch a devastating counterattack. It certainly looks that way. The word is that the White House legal team […]

When the Left Resorts to Other Means…

September 5, 2018 by

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By James Shott ~     Why is it that leftists feel it’s necessary to put their fingers on the scale to tip it in their favor, or will work to change the rules to achieve their purposes, with little or no hesitation in doing so? We saw this when the Obama IRS punished conservative applicants for nonprofit […]

Trump vs. Sessions + Culture Wars

August 27, 2018 by

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By Gary Bauer ~  It is truly unfortunate that President Trump and Attorney General Sessions don’t have a better working relationship. Jeff Sessions was the first senator to publicly endorse Donald Trump and he is a solid conservative.  When it comes to immigration, judges, and religious liberty, conservatives have no better friend than Jeff Sessions, and I […]

Justice Department Weighs In To Protect Free Speech On Campus

July 26, 2018 by

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By Hans von Spakovsky and Christopher Baldacci ~ In the face of Orwellian speech codes on campus—and with the help of advocacy groups like Speech First Inc.—college students have been fighting to defend their First Amendment right to free speech. Now, they can count the Justice Department as one of their strongest allies. Earlier this year, […]

The Clinton State Department’s Major Security Breach That Everyone Is Ignoring

July 23, 2018 by

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By Hans von Spakovsky ~ Peter Strzok’s testimony about the email server scandal involving former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton raised headlines because of his defiant, disrespectful, and unapologetic attitude about the bias revealed in his text messages that permeated his work at the FBI. Then, there was the verbal combat between him and Republican […]

Press Ignores Obama’s Lie About Emails To Hillary’s Private Server

June 16, 2018 by

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By Tom Blumer ~ Thursday’s Inspector General’s report reviewing FBI and Department of Justice actions before the 2016 election effectively concluded that former President Barack Obama lied to the American people and committed illegal acts in emailing then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s private-server email addresses. The IG also found that former FBI Director James Comey scrubbed […]

Sports Tickets, Other Freebies For FBI Leakers Raise ‘Bribery’ Issues, Legal Experts Say

June 16, 2018 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ The Justice Department’s internal watchdog is investigating FBI leakers, as legal experts say revelations about gifts in an inspector general’s report this week raise new legal and ethical issues. The Justice Department’s Office of Inspector General noted that “dozens” of FBI agents had contact with the news media, and many were […]

Andrew McCabe, FBI’s Former No. 2, Faces Criminal Probe For Lying, Leaking

April 20, 2018 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ The Justice Department’s internal watchdog has asked for a criminal probe of the FBI’s recently ousted top deputy for leaking and lying to investigators, several media outlets report. Michael Horowitz, inspector general at the Justice Department and an appointee of President Barack Obama, sent a criminal referral on Andrew McCabe to […]

The Schiff Memo Harms Democrats More Than It Helps Them

February 27, 2018 by

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By Andrew C McCarthy ~ It confirms that the FBI and the DOJ relied heavily on uncorroborated, third-hand, anonymous sources in their FISA application. Maybe Adam Schiff has more of a sense of humor than I’d have given him credit for. The House Intelligence Committee’s ranking Democrat begins his long-awaited memo – the minority response […]

Russia Launches ‘Information’ War, U.S. Responds With Lawsuit And Self-Destruction

February 21, 2018 by

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By Andrew C McCarthy ~ Mueller’s indictment is an ineffectual response to a provocation by Russia. The Russians are engaged in “information warfare” against the United States. That was the big soundbite at Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein’s press conference Friday afternoon, announcing Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s election-meddling indictment against 13 Russians and three Russian […]

The Clinton Dossier

February 20, 2018 by

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By Daniel Greenfield ~ There were many damning revelations in the Nunes memo released by a House Intelligence Committee vote. But the most damning of them all doesn’t raise questions about process, but about motive. The memo told us that the FISA application would not have happened without the Steele dossier. The document known as […]

2 Anti-Trump FBI Officials Also Used Private Email, Their Texts Indicate

February 14, 2018 by

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By Kevin Mooney ~ Two FBI officials who exchanged anti-Trump text messages on government equipment during the 2016 presidential campaign also conducted official business over private email accounts, according to a Senate report. In one electronic text message on April 10, 2016, FBI official Peter Strzok told agency lawyer Lisa Page: “Gmailed you two drafts […]