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  1. New House Leadership, Same Old ProblemsRead the original story

    22 min ago | Time

    The new House Republican leadership team pulls its bill to address the border crisis before leaving for a five-week recess The House of Representatives rose to bid farewell to outgoing Majority Leader Eric Cantor Thursday, but if the GOP had hopes his passing might usher in a new era of comity between the party's leadership and its right wing, they ... (more)


  2. Because the IRS is a Non-Partisan Govt Agency Emails Reveal...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Scared Monkeys

    But of course the IRS and Lois Lerner was not operating in concert with the Obama administration in an effort to support the president and attack his political enemies.


  3. Blast from the PastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2011 | Daily Kos

    House Majority Leader Eric Cantor delivered a blunt message to the Republican Conference Tuesday morning: Quit the "grumbling" and "whining" and come together to rally behind Speaker John Boehner to pass his debt ceiling plan.


  4. StephenCLE's Baseline House Rankings - The Great LakesRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Hello DKE'ers, and welcome once again to StephenCLE's House Rankings. It's been a long time since our last installment, about two months, but the time has come to get back to business.


  5. Facing First Whip Test, Scalise Gets Good Marks So Far on Border BillRead the original story

    Yesterday | National Journal

    Steve Scalise doesn't formally take over as majority whip until Thursday, but some House Republicans say he's already delivering on his twin campaign promises of bringing conservatives into the fold and consulting members on the front end of the policymaking process.


  6. House probes corruption as Ex-Im deadline nearsRead the original story

    Tuesday | Washington Times

    The bank, which provides insurance for US export transactions and sometimes provides loans to foreign buyers of U.S. goods, has become a target for some House Republicans, who used the hearing to highlight new reports of potential fraud by Ex-Im bank employees.


  7. Ex-Im Bank Watchdog Pursuing 40 Fraud Cases: LawmakerRead the original story

    Tuesday | Bloomberg

    Representative Jim Jordan, an Ohio Republican, said the U.S. Export-Import Bank benefited from 22 deals involving the Ex-Im Bank from 2002 to 2011, and was the subject of a 2006 federal lawsuit alleging it engaged in a scheme to defraud the bank.


  8. Export-Import Bank's GOP foes spotlight alleged corruption at agencyRead the original story

    Tuesday | Los Angeles Times

    Johnny Gutierrez, a former Export-Import Bank employee, is sworn in during a House Oversight subcommittee hearing Tuesday.


  9. How to fool Boehner into NOT Impeaching Obama: Accuse Boehner of trying to Impeach ObamaRead the original story

    Tuesday | Free Republic

    All it takes for Obama to protect himself from Impeachment is to accuse Boehner of trying to Impeach him.


  10. Ex-Im official pleads FifthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Politico

    House Republicans say the Export-Import Bank chairman's tight-lipped responses and a fired employee's outright refusal to testify at a hearing Tuesday on corruption allegations are all the more reason to close the agency.


  11. My Party Has Lost Its SoulRead the original story

    Tuesday | Free Republic

    In a Salon review Sunday of Ralph Nader's spring 2014 book 'Unstoppable,' Bill Curry, former White House counselor to President Bill Clinton, takes Democrats led by Clinton and Barack Obama to task for making their party an indentured servant of Wall Street and gifting economic populism to the right.


  12. Gardner bill "strikes at the heart of Roe v. Wade"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Switched

    Senatorial candidate Cory Gardner's spokespeople are saying that a federal personhood bill cosponsored by Garder and called the Life at Conception Act , is not really a proposed personhood law because it " simply states that life begins at conception " and would not actually outlaw abortion or contraception, as a real personhood law would do.


  13. Area Lobbyist: Why Do Republicans Want To Kill My Job?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | The Heartland Institute

    John Feehery's piece here on the dangers of rising Republican skepticism for big business is an amusing read , not just because I'm pretty sure nearly every sentence of it can be debunked in whole or in part.


  14. Area lawmakers fill large war chestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Toledo Blade

    Heading into the fall campaign season, members of Congress from northwest Ohio have large campaign war chests compared with their opponents.


  15. Congress could close agency that boosts OhioaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | News Herald

    Congress could close agency that boosts Ohio exporters Crown Battery one of 253 in Ohio that have sought the Export-Import Bank's help Check out this story on Two Crown Battery employees work on a large industrial sized battery.


  16. Social Security Administration's $300 million side showRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 |

    Acting Commissioner of Social Security Carolyn Colvin speaks during a news conference at the Department of the Treasury May 31, 2013 in Washington, DC.


  17. Social Security spent $300M on 'IT boondoggle'Read the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | Grand Haven Tribune

    Six years ago the Social Security Administration embarked on an aggressive plan to replace outdated computer systems overwhelmed by a growing flood of disability claims.


  18. Special Counsel Clears White House Political Office Of WrongdoingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Switched

    The White House's political office did not engage in illegal partisan activity, a federal oversight agency said following a congressional hearing to probe whether taxpayer money has been used by the Obama administration for political purposes.


  19. Social Security's $300M IT project doesn't workRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 |

    After spending nearly $300 million on a new computer system to handle disability claims, the Social Security Administration still can't get it to work.


  20. US Social Security Administration spent nearly $300M on IT project 'boondoggle,' lawmakers sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 |

    The SSA may have also tried to temporarily keep a damaging report on the project secret, a House committee alleges The U.S. Social Security Administration has spent nearly US$300 million on a software system for processing disability claims that still isn't finished and has delivered limited useful functionality, according to an independent report ... (more)