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  1. Rep. Jim Jordan Running ForHouse Oversight ChairmanshipRead the original story

    Yesterday | Lucianne.com

    Republican Ohio Rep. Jim Jordan has started campaigning to replace Rep. Darrell Issa as chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, The Daily Caller has learned. Jordan is talking to key leaders in the Republican conference about his bid to take over for Issa, who is stepping down from the chairmanship after the 2014 midterms.

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  2. Rep. Jim Jordan Running For House Oversight ChairmanshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Daily Caller

    Republican Ohio Rep. Jim Jordan has started campaigning to replace Rep. Darrell Issa as chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, The Daily Caller has learned. Jordan is talking to key leaders in the Republican conference about his bid to take over for Issa, who is stepping down from the chairmanship after the 2014 midterms.

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  3. Party bosses place midterm betsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Hill

    Five weeks before the midterm elections, party leaders are peering into their campaign bank accounts, doing their math and trying to figure out where to put their money - and where to abandon hope. While it is unclear which party will be running the upper chamber in 2015, the states that will decide the race are now apparent.

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  4. Conservatives Reach the Summit in DCRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Family Research Council

    If you only went by the excitement of the 2,000+ registered participants at the 2014 Values Voter Summit currently underway here at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, D.C., you might mistakenly think that all is right in our nation's capitol. After all, the hopeful exuberance of the VVS crowd is enough to encourage anyone that hope remains for our country.

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  5. Rep. Jim Jordan: 'Eric Holder can't go fast enough'Read the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | Washington Times

    Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr., who announced his resignation Thursday afternoon, certainly isn't the most popular figure at the 2014 Values Voter Summit. And Rep. Jim Jordan , Ohio Republican, said the Justice Department 's handling of the IRS tea party targeting scandal is one reason he's not exactly sad to see him go.

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  6. Eleanor Clift "Wins" Quote of the Year at MRC's DisHonors AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Media Research Center

    ... to Hell Award" which, by audience vote, was won by Martin Bashir and accepted in jest by U.S. Representative Jim Jordan (R-OH). "The essence of this Tea Party is a racist institution. It is born of the fact that they cannot stand the fact that a ...

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  7. Eric Holder resignation stuns Black Caucus forumRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Civil-rights leaders at a Congressional Black Caucus conference had no sooner finished singing the praises of Attorney General Eric Holder yesterday when House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi stood up with news that stunned the crowd into murmurs of disbelief. "It was shocking because of so many of the great things I believe he has put in place," she said after the news broke.

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  8. Congressman Probing IRS Scandal: Whoever Next AG Is, 'They Have to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | TheBlaze.com

    Outgoing Attorney General Eric Holder's legacy - or at least a big part of it - will be obstructing the investigation into the Internal Revenue Service targeting of conservative groups, said Rep. Jim Jordan , who set a low bar for the next attorney general. "Whoever is going to be next, they have to be better than Eric Holder was," Jordan told TheBlaze on the day Holder announced he was retiring from his controversial tenure as head of the Justice Department.

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  9. A Stream of Conscience, Live from WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Family Research Council

    If you can't make it to Washington, D.C. Friday and Saturday for the 2014 Values Voter Summit, we've got you covered. We'll be live-streaming all of the conference's general sessions for free at valuesvotersummit.org , where you can watch on your desktop, tablet, or mobile device through your internet connection.

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  10. Congressmen petition FAARead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Toledo Blade

    Five members of Ohio's congressional delegation have joined local officials in urging the Federal Aviation Administration to "strongly consider" potential harm to Toledo's Air National Guard base if the radar room at the Toledo Express Airport control tower were to be moved out of town. The 180th's rapid-response capability under its Aerospace Control Alert mission could be compromised if the Terminal Radar Approach Control functions now performed in Toledo are moved to a different control tower as part of FAA facilities consolidation, according to the joint letter the congressmen sent to FAA Administrator Michael Huerta.

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  11. Ohio legislators advocate for Air Nat'l GuardRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Toledo Blade

    Five members of Ohio's Congressional delegation have asked the Federal Aviation Administration to "strongly consider" potential harm to the Ohio Air National Guard's 180th Fighter Wing if certain air-traffic controllers were to be moved out of the Toledo Express Airport control tower. The 180th's rapid-response capability under its Aerospace Control Alert mission could be compromised if the Terminal Radar Approach Control functions now performed in Toledo are moved to a different control tower as part of FAA facilities consolidation, according to the joint letter the congressmen sent to FAA Administrator Michael P. Huerta.

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  12. Competitors for top Oversight spot seek to prove how un-Issa they areRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | The Hill

    The fierce campaign to become the next Darrell Issa has come down to this: Who can be the most unlike Darrell Issa. Reps.

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  13. Republicans pile on criticism of Lerner, Democrats remain silentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Washington Examiner

    Republicans are criticizing ex-IRS official Lois Lerner for defending herself in a media interview while refusing to testify before Congress, but Democrats have been largely silent. Lerner told Politico on Monday she "did nothing wrong" in the years she headed the tax-exempt division of the agency, which has been accused of targeting conservative groups seeking tax exempt status.

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  14. GOP fumes over Lerner remarksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Politico

    House Republicans are steaming that ex-IRS official Lois Lerner decided to talk to POLITICO for a profile on her life after twice taking the Fifth before Congress. Lerner refused to answer questions before House Oversight Chairman Darrell Issa 's panel and quickly became the center of the tea party targeting saga that erupted 16 months ago.

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  15. Dana Milbank: At last, a Benghazi hearing without rancorRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 20 | Commercial Dispatch

    When Trey Gowdy got the job to run the House's new Benghazi select committee, there was good reason to fear bad things. Gowdy, a former prosecutor, was known for theatrical outbursts in hearings, rank partisanship and a fascination with Benghazi conspiracy theories about talking points, stand-down orders and Hillary Clinton's culpability.

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  16. Why a kindergarten teacher is running for CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 20 | The Washington Post

    Janet Garrett is a veteran kindergarten teacher in Oberlin, Ohio. She just started her 35th year of teaching - which will be her last.

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  17. GOP Congressman's Unexpected Benghazi TwistRead the original story

    Friday Sep 19 | Drudge Retort

    Dana Milbank, Washington Post : When Trey Gowdy got the job to run the House's new Benghazi select committee, there was good reason to fear bad things. ... But when the South Carolina Republican chaired his panel's first public hearing Wednesday, Gowdy did something completely unexpected: He played it straight.

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  18. At last, a Benghazi hearing without rancorRead the original story

    Friday Sep 19 | West Hawaii Today

    When Trey Gowdy got the job to run the House's new Benghazi select committee, there was good reason to fear bad things. Gowdy, a former prosecutor, was known for theatrical outbursts in hearings, rank partisanship and a fascination with Benghazi conspiracy theories about talking points, stand-down orders and Hillary Clinton's culpability.

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  19. Sherrod Brown among 22 U.S. senators who voted against arming Syrian rebelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | WKSU-FM Kent

    The Takeaway is a national morning news program that invites listeners to be part of the American conversation. Hosts John Hockenberry and Celeste Headlee, along with partners The New York Times, BBC World Service, WNYC, Public Radio International and WGBH Boston, deliver news and analysis and help you prepare for the day ahead.

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  20. Milbank: At last, a Benghazi hearing without rancorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Daily Camera

    When Trey Gowdy got the job to run the House's new Benghazi select committee, there was good reason to fear bad things. Gowdy, a former prosecutor, was known for theatrical outbursts in hearings, rank partisanship and a fascination with Benghazi conspiracy theories about talking points, stand-down orders and Hillary Clinton's culpability.

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