Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Representative Jim Jordan News

News on Representative Jim Jordan continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

Thursday Apr 17 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

Guest Comentary: Irs stonewalling puts audit shoe on other foot

If the Internal Revenue Service was auditing you, and you whined that getting all the documentation agents wanted was too hard and would take you years, what do you think the response would be? Yet that's the game IRS chief John Koskinen is playing with the U.S. House Government Oversight and Reform Committee.

Comment?

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

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Washington Times

IRS emails reveal discussion with Justice about suing nonprofits

IRS emails released Wednesday show that just before the tea party targeting scandal was revealed last year, Lois G. Lerner and her colleagues at the tax agency were talking with the Justice Department about making examples out of nonprofit groups that they felt were violating campaign laws by playing political roles.

Comment?

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

WMSH-AM Sturgis

Jordan Speaks To Steuben G.O.P.

Glendarin Golf Club * Angola, IN By: Jim Measel - Ohio Congressman Jim Jordan was the guest speaker during Tuesday night's Steuben County Republican Party Lincoln Day Dinner at Glendarin Golf Club.

Comment?

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

Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Daily Caller

Boehner's tea party primary challenger accuses him of...

Speaker of the House John Boehner holds up the gavel after being re-elected on the first day of the 113th Congress at the Capitol in Washington January 3, 2013.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Louie Gohmert, Conservative Political News

Thu Apr 10, 2014

The News-Messenger

Republican Women spring banquet May 15

Local candidates will be in attendance to answer questions at the banquet. Cost to attend the banquet is $30 per person, and reservations are required.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Sandusky County, OH, Fremont, OH

The Wall Street Journal

Ryan Budget Attempts to Bridge GOP Divide

House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan carries enormous clout within his party, and he's going to need it.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Representative Thomas Massie, Representative Paul Broun, Representative Raul Labrador

Wed Apr 09, 2014

News Max

House Panel Asks DOJ to Consider Criminal Case Against Ex-IRS Official Lois Lerner

The House Ways and Means Committee on Wednesday voted to ask Attorney General Eric Holder to prosecute former IRS executive Lois Lerner.

Comment?

Related Topix: Tax, US News, US Politics, Dave Camp, Republican, US House of Representatives

Examiner.com

Lawmakers blast Holder over failure to investigate IRS scandal

The New York Times and Associated Press said Wednesday that they will not attend a meeting this week between Attorney General Eric Holder and the Washington bureau chiefs of several media outlets to discuss guidelines for journalists in leak... Holder's defenders includes Sen. Patrick "Leaky" Leahy, who was kicked off the Senate Intelligence ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Tax, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Bob Goodlatte

Tue Apr 08, 2014

NewsBlaze

Leadership, What Leadership? Conversations With Conservatives

Rep. Rick Mulvaney's frustrations with the Republican leadership boiled over about the recent Medicare voice vote on Wednesday Morning in the Rayburn House Office building, to the point where he spilled his coffee upon his entrance to the Heritage Foundation Conversations with Conservatives.

Comment?

Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Representative Raul Labrador, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Duncan, Representative Tim Huelskamp

Norwalk Reflector

Area police chief speaks out against bigger trucks, travels to Capitol Hill to voice public safety concern

As Congress considers increased size and weight limits for semi-trailer trucks - including triple-trailer trucks and long double-trailer trucks - leading safety advocates are headed to Capitol Hill to voice their concerns that bigger trucks would endanger motorists.One of the leaders traveling to Washington is Bruce Gower, Clyde police chief, who ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Capitol Hill (Washington, DC), US Politics, Representative Bob Gibbs, US News, Ohio, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Reuters

Memos show SEC-Treasury dispute over 2013 asset management study

Memos and emails between U.S. securities regulators and a Treasury research office show major disagreements leading up to the release of a controversial report on the asset management industry, according to documents seen by Reuters on Monday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Securities and Exchange Commission, Corporate / Securities Law, Law, US Securities and Exchange Commission, Financial Services, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Darrell Issa

Tire Business

Troubled state healthcare exchanges cite enrollment success

Several officials from troubled state insurance exchanges April 3 focused on damage control, seeking to put a positive spin on their efforts when they trudged up Capitol Hill to testify about their operational problems.

Comment?

Related Topix: District of Columbia Government, Washington DC, Health Insurance, Health, Maryland Government, Maryland, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

Sun Apr 06, 2014

The Honolulu Advertiser

Governor, 3 GOP congressmenat odds over Health Connector

U.S. Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif.; U.S. Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio; and U.S. Rep. James Lankford, R-Okla.; sent letters in March to Hawaii and nine other states and the District of Columbia complaining of potential security lapses during the rollout of health care exchanges like the Hawaii Health Connector in the federal Affordable Care Act.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Neil Abercrombie, Democrat, US Governors, Republican, Darrell Issa, Representative James Lankford

Fri Apr 04, 2014

Farmington Daily Times

Editorial roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States and abroad

If the Internal Revenue Service was auditing you, and you whined that getting all the documentation agents wanted was too hard and would take you years, what do you think the response would be? Yet that's the game IRS chief John Koskinen is playing with the U.S. House Government Oversight and Reform Committee.

Comment?

Related Topix: Tax, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Non-Profit, US Supreme Court, Opinion

The Heritage Foundation

Obamacare State Exchange Directors Defend Programs on Capitol Hill

Joshua Sharfstein , secretary of the State of Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, testifies on state exchanges and Medicaid expansion.

Comment?

Related Topix: Maryland Government, Maryland, Healthcare Law, Law, Medicaid, Health, US Politics, Elijah Cummings, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative James Lankford, Republican

Thu Apr 03, 2014

KRMG-AM Tulsa

A tale of two health care universes

The political divide over the Obama health law was on full display in a U.S. House hearing on Thursday, as officials in charge of six state exchanges talked of their achievements while Republican lawmakers on the panel ridiculed the claimed number of enrollments and condemned the overall impact of the Obama health law.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Representative James Lankford, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Ron DeSantis, Health Insurance, Health

Reuters

U.S. lawmakers urge revamp of Army vehicle competition

A group of 10 U.S. lawmakers on Thursday urged Pentagon acquisition chief Frank Kendall to revamp the U.S. Army's $5 billion competition for a new armored vehicle to allow both tracked and wheeled vehicles to compete.

Comment?

Related Topix: General Dynamics, Manufacturing, Aerospace-Defense, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mike Rogers, Candice Miller

The Baltimore Sun

Sharfstein suggests feds may be reimbursed for exchange woes

Maryland's top health official told a congressional panel on Thursday that its IT contractors were to blame for the troubled rollout of the state's troubled rollout of the Affordable Care Act and suggested the state may reimburse the federal government if it can claw back money from those companies.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, Elijah Cummings, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Maryland, Republican

Free Republic

ATF Director: 'Wish I Had Better Answers' About...

CNSNews.com) - B. Todd Jones, director of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, couldn't tell Congress why his agents made two visits to a tea party conservative in a 13-month period -- but only after she requested tax-exempt status for her conservative group, True the Vote.

Comment?

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

San Mateo Daily Journal

OP-ED: IRS stonewalling

If the Internal Revenue Service was auditing you, and you whined that getting all the documentation agents wanted was too hard and would take you years, what do you think the response would be? Yet that's the game IRS chief John Koskinen is playing with the U.S. House Government Oversight and Reform Committee.

Comment?

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

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••