A series of IRS documents, provided to ThinkProgress under the Freedom of Information Act, appears to contradict the claims that only Tea Party organizations applying for tax-exempt status "received systematic scrutiny because of their political beliefs." [...]
Representative Darrell Issa alleges the Treasury Department is caught up in President Barack Obama’s political strategy to put off as many harmful Obamacare provisions as possible until after the 2014 Congressional Mid-term elections. [...]
WASHINGTON (AP) — The former Internal Revenue Service official at the heart of the controversy over the agency's targeting of conservative groups once again refused to answer questions at a House hearing Wednesday amid signs that a congressional investigation into the affair may be stalling. [...]
This December, Darrell Issa and Elijah E. Cummings are sending each other letters, not Christmas cards. [...]
The Obamacare blame game is in full swing.
A day after President Barack Obama acknowledged the dismal rollout of healthcare.gov and promised quick repairs, the companies working on the site indicated that they’re not going down without a fight. [...]
With all the issues being created between the houses of Congress and the petulant behavior of our Commander-in-Chief, along comes an American citizen in the truest sense of the term.
He is taking it upon himself to clean up the Lincoln Memorial grounds before the Veterans arrive this coming weekend. The memorial (as with all Federal items) belongs to the people, so Mr. Cox wants to make sure it's in tip-top shape for our military veterans to visit.
He's asking for no pay, just [...]
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Let's jump right into the news today with a story about Issa Predicts Contempt Vote on Holder for 'Clear Cover-Up'
Then there's this story from the Economist about Executive authority v congressional oversight, Is Obama Playing politics with the law?
From the Washington Post we have a story titled For Obama, Supreme Court health-care, immigration rulings to close a tough term.
And another from the Washington Post says Congress should fund the highway bill, not th [...]
Well, we've some pretty telling headlines and stories today.
First, A Democratic Governor signs a law Prohibiting his state from setting up a Health Insurance Exchange AND Requires State Employees to do as little as possible to "help" the Feds set up theirs!, then we have three W. V. Dems refuse to attend National Convention, PLUS Darrel Issa says the Holder Contempt vote to move forward, and Marco Rubio a V.P.? It Could Happen, says Romney. Also, the Obama admin appears to be responsible [...]