By Emilie Cochran | June 1, 2018
(CNSNews.com) -- Judicial Watch filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit on May 31 against the Department of Justice (DOJ) seeking its communications (and those of the FBI) with Congress about the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act warrants used to spy on Trump campaign official Carter Page and other members of the campaign.
“Judicial Watch’s latest federal FOIA lawsuit aims to uncover details of the DOJ/FBI obstruction and contempt for Congress on Spygate,” said Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton in a statement. “The Deep State doesn’t want Congress, Judicial Watch, or the American people to see the full extent of its abuses targeting the Trump campaign and now President Trump.”
The lawsuit was filed in federal court because the Justice Department and the FBI did not respond to a separate Feb. 9, 2018 FOIA request seeking communications between DOJ officials and members of the U.S. Senate Committee on the Judiciary (USSCJ) and communications between DOJ officials and members of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence (HPSCI).......To Read More....