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8 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Lawmaker to try new strategy on Postal overhaul

Rep. Darrell Issa may introduce a Postal Service overhaul bill next week that more closely tracks with a White House plan, a move that the California Republican hopes will help rally more Democrats, congressional aides say.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Elijah Cummings, Representative Gerald Connolly, Democrat

13 hrs ago | Free Republic

Is there an ethics investigation in Rep. Cummings’ future...

"[Cummings] announced within 30 days after the IRS scandal that "Whoops, all this investigation is over, and we don't need to be doing anything more on that,' and he has done everything he can do to thwart and obstruct this investigation," Mitchell said.

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Related Topix: Law, Foley and Lardner, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives

Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Florida Times-Union

Guest editorials: Immigration, drones and the IRS

The Florida House has taken a compassionate step forward by approving a bill that would grant in-state college tuition to the children of undocumented immigrants, provided the students meet conditions.

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Related Topix: US News, Rick Scott, US Governors, Federal Aviation Administration, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Opinion

The San Diego Union-Tribune

52nd candidates stockpiling cash

Carl DeMaio and Scott Peters continue to amass cash in the race for the 52nd Congressional District.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Scott Peters, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Immigration Reform, Coronado, CA, Republican

Townhall

The IRS's Torrent of Abuses

The media are finding it harder to cover up the IRS's abuses of power, but they keep trying.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Dave Camp, Republican, US House of Representatives, Elijah Cummings, Democrat, Opinion

The Robesonian

US still has some growing up to do

I spent the past couple of weeks at Beth Israel Hospital, flat on my back and getting all kinds of tests that led to the discovery of what is known as an ablation.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Louie Gohmert, Representative Jackie Speier, Opinion

Daily Camera

Milbank: Invoking Joe McCarthy

I have here in my hand a list of six people who think Darrell Issa is a fellow traveler of Joseph McCarthy.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Tammy Duckworth, John Tierney, Elijah Cummings, John Mica, Opinion

Crooks and Liars

Wingnut TX Rep Wants To Halt Holder's Salary Over 'Fast And Furious' Witch Hunt

Fox's Greta Van Susteren and wingnut birther Rep. Blake Farenthold still aren't done flogging their Fast & Furious "scandal."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Blake Farenthold, Republican, US House of Representatives, Life, Hobbies, Conspiracy Theory, Liberal Political News

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Lucianne.com

GOP steps up demand for documentson White House role in botchedhealth care rollout

GOP steps up demand for documents on White House role in botched health care rollout Fox News, by Ed Henry EXCLUSIVE: Republican Rep. Darrell Issa is ratcheting up pressure on President ObamaA s top aides to turn over more documents revealing the extent of the White HouseA s direct involvement in the botched rollout of the health insurance ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Republican

Washington Examiner

Darrell Issa demands answers on revised Census health care questions

House Republicans are demanding more details about the U.S. Census Bureau's decision to change its questions about health insurance in a way that makes it hard to track the impact of President Obama's health care law.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Health Insurance, Health, Healthcare Law, Law, Representative Blake Farenthold

Government Executive

Could an Overhaul to the Federal Giving Drive Do More Harm Than Good?

The Office of Personnel Management ignored many complaints lodged by stakeholders in the annual federal employees' giving drive when it drafted revisions to the campaign's overhaul, and several lawmakers are not happy about it.

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Related Topix: Life, Charity , US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Elijah Cummings, Democrat, Representative Blake Farenthold, Stephen Lynch

The Washington Post

D.C. Council sues mayor, CFO over budget autonomy vote

D.C. Council Chairman Phil Mendelson announces the council's lawsuit against the District's mayor and chief financial officer Thursday.

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Related Topix: US House of Representatives, Democrat, Eleanor Holmes Norton, US News, Republican, US Politics

Mother Jones

Is the Census Recount of the Uninsured a Legitimate Scandal?

A friend of mine thinks the decision by the Census Bureau to change the way it counts the uninsured - which will make it more difficult to make pre and post-Obamacare To me this is all about 2016.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Gateway Pundit

Oversight Committee Responds to New Documents Revealing Lois Lerner...

The Oversight and Government Reform Committee released the following statement on the new documents discussing potential prosecution of tax exempt groups by the Holder DOJ.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Jim Jordan, Tax, Conservative Political News

USA Today

On eve of Tea Party scandal, IRS discussed criminal probes

Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lerner refuses to answer questions at a May 22, 2013 hearing of the House Oversight Committee.

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Related Topix: Tax, US News, Tea Party, Criminal Defense Law, Law, US Politics, US Senate, Sheldon Whitehouse, Democrat, Immigration Reform, Republican, US House of Representatives

Bloomberg

Ryan's $4 Million: House's Biggest

Rep. Paul Ryan , House Budget Committee Chairman, speaks during the American Conservative Union Conference on March 6, 2014 in National Harbor, Maryland.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Representative Kevin McCarthy, John Boehner, Scott Garrett

News Max

Activist: Cummings' Questions 'Eerily Similar' to IRS Probe

Conservative activist Catherine Engelbrecht said the questions Maryland Democrat Rep. Elijah Cummings asked her during a hearing in February sounded "eerily similar" to what the Internal Revenue Service asked her after her organization applied for nonprofit status.

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Related Topix: Tax, US Politics, Elijah Cummings, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Non-Profit, Republican

Daily Policy Digest

Ten Agencies Doing One Task

The search for prisoners of war and Americans missing in action is spread across eight agencies within the Department of Defense.

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Related Topix: US News, US Military, Schriever Air Force Base, US Air Force, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Tom Coburn, US Senate

Free Republic

Admin Wants to Lift Ban on Airline, Nuke Training in U.S. for Libyans

Republicans are protesting the Obama administration's plan to lift a 1983 ban on nuclear and aviation training for Libyan nationals in the U.S., noting that the Department of Homeland Security's reasoning didn't mention the Benghazi attack or the responsible terrorist affiliates at work in the country.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Bob Goodlatte, Representative Trey Gowdy, Representative Jason Chaffetz

Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Daily Caller

Rep. Louie Gohmert: Holder's 'childish and lame' performance at ...

United States Attorney General Eric Holder appears before the House Appropriations Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies subcommittee, on Capitol Hill in Washington April 4, 2014.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Louie Gohmert, Republican, US House of Representatives, Prison, Criminal Defense Law, Law

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