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17 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

Tube, gondola studies to reveal viability

In this photo mashup, an aerial gondola is superimposed onto a view down Cedar Street toward the County Administration Center.

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Related Topix: San Diego County, CA, Coronado, CA, US Politics, US News, Duncan Hunter, Republican, US House of Representatives

21 hrs ago | The Hill

Issa subpoenas White House chief of staff

House Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa issued a subpoena for Obama chief of staff Denis McDonough Friday, arguing the White House has not cooperated in a GOP probe of its political office.

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

Yesterday | American Thinker

Judge rules DoJ Must turn over document list on Fast and Furious

This is not quite as big a win as it seems, because in addition toi the judge ordering DoJ to turn over a list of documents from Fast and Furious, he also ordered that the docs remain confidential.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Chuck Grassley, ATF

Yesterday | Jerusalem Post

Targeted hits signal - Israel won't tolerate a war of attrition'

Israel's targeted killings of three senior Hamas military leaders and the possible elimination of Muhammad Deif over the past two days signals Hamas that Jerusalem will not tolerate a low-intensity war of attrition, officials said on Thursday.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Terrorism, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Palestinian Territories

Thu Aug 21, 2014

New York Post

Congressman questions Cuomo's naming of lobbyist to oversee Medicaid spending

House member Darrell Issa is concerned that former health-care lobbyist Jim Introne was appointed by Gov. Cuomo to oversee Medicaid funds.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors

The Washington Post

Vetsa preference for federal jobs confusing

Joe Davidson writes the Federal Diary, a column about the federal workplace that celebrated its 80th birthday in November 2012.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Elijah Cummings, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Bernard Sanders, Senator Bernie Sanders, Republican

Arutz Sheva Israel News

Global Agenda, 8:53 PMNetanyahu: Hamas is ISIS, ISIS is Hamas

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu hosted visiting Congressman Darrell Issa Thursday and told him that it is time for Israel and the US to unite in their fight against Islamist terrorism.

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

Wed Aug 20, 2014

NewsTarget.com

Whistleblower goes public: CDC buried data showing vaccines increase risk of autism by 340%

A top scientist and researcher for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention had a key role in helping Dr. Brian Hooker of the Focus Autism Foundation uncover manipulated data from the agency that obscured a higher incidence of autism in African American boys.

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Related Topix: Health, Autism, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, African-American, Mumps, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics

The Hill

Patent Office 'welcomes' House probe

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office is welcoming a new investigation from lawmakers following reports that the agency's employees abused their ability to work remotely.

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Related Topix: Patent / Trademark Law, Law, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News

Star-Telegram.com

Judge: Justice Dept must provide list of documents

A federal judge has ordered the Justice Department to provide Congress with a list of documents that are at the center of a long-running battle over a failed law enforcement program called Operation Fast and Furious.

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

National Review Online

Judge Orders Obama Team to Reveal Operation Fast and Furious Documents

A federal judge ordered President Obama's team to hand over some documents pertaining to Operation Fast and Furious and to provide a list of withheld documents.

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Related Topix: US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US Senate, Chuck Grassley

Tue Aug 19, 2014

National Journal

Battle Over Postal-Service Cuts Looms in September

The stage is being set this month for another round of argument and angst over the future of the U.S. Postal Service when Congress returns to work in September.

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Related Topix: The Postal Service, Indie, US News, US Politics, Thomas Carper, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, US House of Representatives, Tom Coburn, Bernard Sanders

Reuters

Lawmakers threaten Ex-Im Bank subpoena in oversight rebuff

Top members of the House of Representatives Financial Services panel are threatening to subpoena the U.S. Export-Bank over the bank's refusal to make three employees available for questioning as Congress considers whether to renew the bank's charter.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Patrick McHenry, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jeb Hensarling, Barack Obama

The Daily Star

U.S. reaffirms support for Lebanese independence

BEIRUT: U.S. Republican Congressman Darrell Issa held meetings with top Lebanese officials Monday and Tuesday, in a brief visit to discuss U.S. support for the Lebanese state and Army, a U.S. Embassy statement said.

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Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Lebanon, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Lebanon Travel, Travel, Asia Travel, Beirut, Lebanon Travel

The Washington Post

House oversight panel investigating telework abuses at patent agency

The chief government oversight committee in the House of Representatives announced Tuesday that it has launched an investigation into allegations of telework abuses at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office following revelations that an internal review of the problem was watered down for the agency's watchdog.

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Related Topix: Patent / Trademark Law, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Sports

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Obama's Obstruction of Justice

There is an unprecedented amount of obstruction of justice taking place in the Obama Administration.

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Related Topix: Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives

Sun Aug 17, 2014

The Bennington Banner

Lies and the liars who tell them

OK, so where are we now? Over the span of a lifetime we have come to the place where we fully accept the fact that our leaders will say or do anything to promote their own agenda; whatever that may happen to be.

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Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Life, Hobbies, Conspiracy Theory, Immigration Reform, Republican, US House of Representatives, Opinion

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Roll Call

Steve Scalise, Loretta Sanchez Keep #IceBucketChallenge in the Family

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana has taken one for the leadership team, completing the charitable #IceBucketChallenge thrust upon him by Rep. Renee Ellmers, R-N.C., without redirecting the temporary discomfort further up the chain of command.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Loretta Sanchez, Democrat, Republican, Representative Steve Scalise, Representative Renee Ellmers, Celebrities, Kevin Spacey, Dana Rohrabacher

Thu Aug 14, 2014

News Max

Strategist Bardella: Dems, not GOP, Driving 'Impeachment' Meme

While Republican leaders repeatedly say that impeaching President Barack Obama is a non-starter, top Democrats in Congress and the White House keep flogging the idea to rile their base, a GOP strategist told Newsmax TV on Thursday.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Barack Obama, James Clyburn, Democrat

Tue Aug 12, 2014

JD Supra

House Oversight Commitee Seeks DOJ Documents On RMBS Settlements

On July 24, House Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa sent a letter to Attorney General Holder raising questions about the DOJ's "inclination to enter into settlement agreements with respect to mortgage securities fraud" claims.

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

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