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3 min ago | News Max

IRS Lawyer: Lerner Emails Still Could Be Retrievable

Two years' worth of missing IRS emails from former official Lois Lerner could still be available on backup, an agency official says.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Ron Wyden, Democrat, Orrin Hatch

4 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

Issa: Poverty driving border surge

Rep. Darrell Issa returned from a weekend fact-finding trip to Central America convinced that increased violence is not the cause of the migrant surge.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Immigration Reform, Rick Perry, US Governors

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Hill

Another White House-Congress collision course?

In yet another flare-up between the Obama administration and Congress over presidential powers, White House counsel Neil Eggleston has declared that White House staffers who give presidential advice are immune from testimony on the Hill.

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

Daily Kos

Ronald Reagan foils Darrell Issa

Poor Darrell Issa. He was having such a good day. He was having a hearing, and the topic was the IRS and how the Obama administration was covering up a Huge Enormous Scandal there by refusing to prosecute former IRS official Lois Lerner who everybody knows stole the election from Mitt Romney's hands.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mitt Romney, Representative Ron DeSantis, Elijah Cummings, Democrat

Government Executive

Tab for IRS Probe Is Estimated at $18 Million So Far

Without fanfare, Internal Revenue Commissioner John Koskinen at a House hearing this month let it drop that the estimated cost of IRS compliance with the document demands of multiple congressional committees has reached a new high: $18 million.

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Related Topix: Tax, US Politics, Elijah Cummings, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican, Representative Steve Stockman, Texas

TheBlaze.com

Uh Oh: IRS Admits More 'Computer Problems'

A senior Obama administration official has told the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee that several other IRS officials have had "computer problems" over the last few years, including some who were close to former IRS employee Lois Lerner.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, 2012 Presidential Election, Barack Obama

Post and Courier

Federal watchdogs that bite

There ought to be a statue of L.H. Fountain in the U.S. Capitol's Statuary Hall, where Congress commemorates great legislators.

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Related Topix: US News, Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Elijah Cummings, Democrat, Tax

Business Journal

Why the U.S. Postal Service may get into the banking business

With many banks dropping branches in rural and poorer areas, and a huge number of Americans using expensive payday lenders and check-cashing stores, Congress is debating whether to allow the U.S. Postal Service to offer banking services.

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

Business Journal

Why the U.S. Postal Service may get into the banking business

The U.S. Postal Service could see an $8.9 billion annual revenue boost if it were to start offering some banking services, a USPS white paper found.

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

Lucianne.com

Next 25 Articles

The Lois G. Lerner emails released this month revealed a potentially huge loophole in federal open-records practices when an IRS tech staffer acknowledged that the agency doesn't regularly store - and never checks - instant message chats as official government records.

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

The Press-Enterprise

Political Empire: California Republicans rally around Chabot

Congressmen, including House Majority Leader-elect Kevin McCarthy , R-Bakersfield, are scheduled to attend a fundraiser for Chabot on Thursday in Washington, DC.

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Related Topix: US News, Gary Miller, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Ken Calvert, Duncan Hunter, California

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Washington Times

Issa questions involvement of trial lawyers in FDA rule change

House investigators suspect the Obama administration catered to trial lawyers in the run-up to a proposal that would allow generic drug makers at times to change their labels without FDA approval.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Food and Drug Administration, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Examiner.com

Issa asking Obama give illegal alien child ridden San Diego relief

The multitudes of migrant children from Honduras, Guatemala, and El Salvador here in San Diego communities illegally nee to start their removal process immediately, Rep. Darrell Issa has told President Obama.

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Related Topix: San Ysidro (San Diego, CA), San Diego, CA, US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Duncan Hunter

Star Tribune

Minnesota challengers Mills, Westrom score key donors

The Republican challengers in Minnesota's two most competitive congressional races are attracting more donations from high-ranking members of Congress.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Fred Upton, US News, Dave Camp, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Cathy McMorris Rodgers, Eric Cantor, Representative Steve Scalise

Hot Air

Hilda Solis, Obama's former labor secretary, might be in deep trouble

When Hilda Solis, President Barack Obama's first Secretary of Labor, resigned in early 2013 before the president had taken the oath of office for his second term, it came as a shock .

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Related Topix: 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Criminal Defense Law, Law, us Travel, Travel, Republican, US House of Representatives, Los Angeles County, CA

Accuracy In Media

Endless Corruption: Ex-Obama Cabinet Official sought Campaign Funds, Broke the Law

Former Obama cabinet secretary of labor, Hilda Solis, has been accused of soliciting money from a fellow government official while in office in 2012.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Hilda Solis, Democrat, Republican

Switched

Republicans Freak Out At Learning Reagan Decree Protects Lois Lerner

Although legal experts warned at the time that little would come of Rep. Darrell Issa's attempt to prosecute former IRS official Lois Lerner for contempt of Congress, Republicans on Issa's Oversight and Government Reform Committee were infuriated to learn Thursday that a key obstacle is a Reagan administration legal opinion.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Tax, Representative Ron DeSantis, Elijah Cummings, Democrat, Washington, DC

Noozhawk

New Westmont Graduate David Dry Earns Fellowship in Philadelphia

David Dry, 2014 Westmont College graduate and former Westmont College Student Association president, earned a fellowship from the John Jay Institute and will study over the fall in Philadelphia.

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

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Courier News

LETTER: Don't let fanatic conservatives take overLETTER: Don't let...

LETTER: Don't let fanatic conservatives take over Republican party has been corrupted by rigid ideology benefiting very few Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1mU0vZb House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, defended the highway funding bill but spoke about its limitations Tuesday in Washington.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Womack, Paul Ryan, Ohio, Tax, Opinion

Business Journal

Could the U.S. Postal Service become a banker?

The U.S. Postal Service could see an $8.9 billion annual revenue boost if it were to start offering some banking services, a USPS white paper found.

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

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