Former Mayoral Candidate Claims Corruption Rife In Race Against Bill de Blasio

In 2017, Mike Tolkin ran for New York City Mayor as a Democrat against incumbent Bill de Blasio. He poured his life savings – over $500,000 – and heart into the race, but was not allowed to participate in three crucial debates (two in the primary, one in the general) that would have given him the opportunity to face the incumbent.

Nunes Memo Details Weaponization of FISA Court for Political Advantage

On Friday, the much anticipated “Nunes Memo” was finally released to the general public. Disobedient Media previously reported on the push to prevent the memo from being released. While there is much contained in the four pages, the most glaring issue contained in the memo is the FBI’s willful concealment of pertinent details of which they were required by law to turn over to the FISA court when seeking the initial surveillance warrant on Carter Page, a former volunteer foreign policy adviser for the Trump campaign.

House Intelligence Committee Votes to Release Surveillance Memo

This afternoon, the House Intelligence Committee voted to approve the release of the much-anticipated memo, authored by Congressman Devin Nunes (R-CA).

First Charges Brought in Relation to Uranium One Scandal

On Friday, Mark Lambert, former co-president of Maryland-based shipping company Transport Logistics International (TLI), was charged in an 11-count indictment. The charges include of one count of conspiracy to violate the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and to commit wire fraud, seven counts of violating the FCPA, two counts of wire fraud and one count of international promotion money laundering.

FBI Launches New Investigation into the Clinton Foundation

According to a recent report from The Hill, the FBI has launched a new investigation into the Clinton Foundation. This news comes just days after it was announced that classified information was found on the laptop of former congressman Anthony Weiner, husband of long-time Clinton aide Huma Abedin.

Weiner Emails Contain Classified Information

On Friday, the U.S. State Department released 2,800 Huma Abedin emails, which were obtained by Judicial Watch pursuant to a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request, in relation to the 650,000 emails the FBI found on former congressman Anthony Weiner’s laptop in the weeks before the 2016 Presidential election.  The emails were published on the U.S. Department of State website Friday afternoon.

Treasury Department Announces Latests Sanctions Against Corruption and Human Rights Abusers

The new executive order, signed by President Donald Trump, was built on the Global Magnitsky Human Rights Accountability Act passed by Congress last year. The order imposes sanctions on thirteen human rights abusers and corrupt actors, as well as 39 affiliated individuals and entities.