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Obama White House counsel part of early talks on Clinton email release, notes show

Catherine Herridge, Pamela K. Browne, 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) re: scheduled release

UC President Napolitano grilled for office’s handling of audit probe

After a state audit found University of California administrators hid $175 million from the public while increasing tuition, university system President Janet Napolitano apologized Tuesday for the way her office handled the investigation — but disputed several of the audit’s findings. In an unusual show of bipartisan agreement, lawmakers from both parties said during a

Fast and Furious scandal: Suspected triggerman in border agent’s murder arrested

William Lajeunesse, Laura Prabucki,  The cartel member suspected of shooting and killing Border Patrol agent Brian Terry in 2010 with a gun supplied by the U.S. government was arrested in Mexico Wednesday, senior law enforcement, Border Patrol, and congressional sources told Fox News.  The suspect, Heraclio Osorio-Arellanes, was apprehended by a joint U.S.-Mexico law enforcement task

Nunes goes squishy, reinvigorating the left and deflating the GOP, but Freedom Watch steps in

Liz Peek, Devin Nunes, Chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, announced Thursday that he is stepping down from leading the investigation into Russia’s interference in our election, and allegations that the Obama White House used surveillance information on Trump associates for political purposes. It is a terrible mistake, and a blow to Republicans. The optics

Yes, Virginia, there might be two scandals worth pursuing

Ed Morrissey, Suddenly, the media has become very, very worried about distractions rather than covering the news. When Bloomberg’s Eli Lake reported that former national security adviser Susan Rice had a pattern of requesting the names of US persons redacted in surveillance transcripts, media outlets rushed to assure viewers, listeners, and readers that “there’s nothing to

Ben Carson Finds $500 Billion (Billion!) In Errors During Audit Of Obama HUD

Joseph Curl, Ben Carson was the first neurosurgeon to successfully separate conjoined twins, so, he’s kind of a super hero. But apparently, he’s also not a bad accountant. President Trump picked Carson to head the Department of Housing and Urban Development, whose budget grew by leaps and bounds under Barack Obama. In one of his first acts as