From the moment Donald Trump entered the presidential race, the news media and pundits predicted his political demise. Each time his poll numbers went up instead of down, they rationalized it in irrational ways. For example, the news was flooded with Trump’s supposed missteps and guffaws. But when his poll numbers went up instead of […]
Here's a preview of my new program, "Full Measure," which begins Sunday mornings Oct. 4. This story looks at shocking secrets the U.S. government is still keeping 14 years after 9/11. Fourteen years after Sept. 11, 2001, one of the last, great mysteries surrounding the terrorist attacks has yet to be unmasked: 28 pages from […]
[Above image: Scott's Run, West Virginia. "Unemployed bachelor." 1937, US National Archives] Besides the officially "unemployed," 93 million other Americans aren't working and aren't looking for jobs If it seems like you're running into more people who aren't working and don't appear to be trying to find jobs...it's not your imagination. According to the U.S. government's Bureau […]
The newly-released batch of Hillary Clinton emails provides further proof that Freedom of Information (FOI) law has been blatantly violated. The documents include material directly responsive to a FOI request I made back in 2012 after the Benghazi terrorist attacks on the U.S. compounds. However, the material was not produced at the time, as required by law. […]
My team and I are busy working on original, accountability and investigative stories for our new program "Full Measure," debuting nationwide Oct. 4 on the 43 million households of Sinclair's ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX, Telemundo and CW affiliates. In Washington DC, we'll appear on WJLA ABC 7 and News Channel 8. If you don't have […]
Hillary Clinton says the current investigation into her personal email server “has nothing to do with me.” When asked last week by Fox News reporter Ed Henry, "Did you wipe the server?" Clinton answered jokingly, "What, like with a cloth or something?" She also said that she made every effort to hand over relevant emails after the […]
In 2000, I reported on the FBI's misrepresentation of the polygraph results of an accused spy for the Chinese: Wen Ho Lee. Later in the case, after Lee had been held in solitary confinement, the judge apologized to him and admonished the government for its misconduct and misrepresentations in the case. Lee was eventually paid […]
The State Department has quietly issued a new policy that some insiders view as designed to keep employees from freely speaking to Congress or the press about Benghazi and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s email controversy. The State Department says that's not true. Read the entire story here.