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Jennifer Bendery

Darrell Issa Going Crazy Issuing Subpoenas, Outpacing Previous Chairmen Combined

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 07.11.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) announced Friday that he is subpoenaing another top administration official, meaning he has now issued near...

Darrell Issa: Lois Lerner Broke The Law, Her Attorney Is Lying

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 06.30.2014 | Politics

Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.), chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, said Sunday that he believes former Internal Revenue Se...

Jennifer Bendery

Darrell Issa Demands Emails From Lois Lerner From Before Email Really Existed

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 06.25.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) is so determined to get to the bottom of missing emails from former IRS official Lois Lerner that he is dem...

White House Staffer Subpoenaed In IRS Investigation

Reuters | Posted 08.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON, June 23 (Reuters) - A Republican-controlled congressional committee said on Monday that it had subpoenaed a White House staffer as part ...

Michael McAuliff

White House, Politics Played No Role In IRS Targeting, Dem Report Says

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 05.06.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Democrats released a report Tuesday stating that the Internal Revenue Service's scandal over targeting political social welfare gr...

Jennifer Bendery

Darrell Issa, Charged With Reining In Wasteful Spending, May Be Biggest Offender

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 04.02.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- One of the main purposes of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee is to root out waste and duplication in government spend...

Michael McAuliff

Issa Hearing Reveals Allure Of Dark Money For IRS-Targeted Groups

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 03.27.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Darrell Issa's latest oversight hearing into the Internal Revenue Service's botched enforcement against tea party and other "social...

Michael McAuliff

IRS Head Crushes Republican's Contempt Of Congress Threat

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 03.26.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A frustrated Republican earned himself a fierce rebuke from Internal Revenue Service Commissioner John Koskinen on Wednesday for suggest...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Boehner Rejects Calls To Remove Issa As Oversight Chairman

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 03.07.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) stood by Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) Thursday amid Democratic calls to remove Issa from his post as...

Sam Stein

The IRS Will Get Another Round In The Scandal Spotlight This Week

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 03.02.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The controversy surrounding the IRS’ targeting of conservative groups seeking tax-exempt status may end up back in the news this week ...

Sam Stein

Newly Released IRS Docs Complicate 'Scandal' Narrative

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 08.20.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Officials at the Internal Revenue Service were encouraged to flag groups with the word "emerge" in their names as well as potential succ...

Sam Stein

White House: Allegations Of Involvement In IRS Scandal Were 'Completely False'

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 07.31.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In sharp and explicit terms, a top White House official on Wednesday downplayed the controversy surrounding the IRS' screening of tea pa...

Sam Stein

IRS Investigator 'Very Concerned' About Incomplete Report

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 07.19.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The inspector general behind the critical report about the IRS' targeting of tea party groups acknowledged Thursday that the information...

Michael McAuliff

Issa Compares Senior Dem Lawmaker To 'Little Boy'

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 07.18.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The latest hearing on the Internal Revenue Service's scrutiny of tea party and other groups turned heated Thursday, with House Oversight...

Sam Stein

Top Democrat On IRS Scandal: We Rushed To Judgement Too Quickly

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 07.17.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Two months and one day after he first testified before Congress on the IRS' targeting of conservative groups, the inspector general behi...

Tea Party Scandal Becomes GOP Zombie

Salon | Posted 06.28.2013 | Politics

Like a “zeke” in “World War Z” that just won’t die, the IRS scandal lives another day. We declared it dead on Monday — based on the inform...

Issagate

Paul Abrams | Posted 08.17.2013 | Politics
Paul Abrams

Señor Ugarte: "You despise me, don't you?" Monsieur Rick: "If I gave you any thought, I probably would."* (Casablanca, 1942) U.S. Rep. Darrell Iss...

Issa's IRS Investigation Is Falling Apart

Businessweek | Posted 06.14.2013 | Politics

When Republicans won control of the House of Representatives in 2010, Representative Darrell Issa of California was supposed to become a star....

Lucia Graves

Elijah Cummings Vows To Release Full IRS Transcripts

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucia Graves | Posted 06.09.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.), the top Democrat on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, on Sunday promised to release the...

Jason Linkins

GOP Rep. Is Pretty Sure Darrell Issa Is Sorry

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 06.06.2013 | Politics

On Thursday, John Bresnahan and Jake Sherman reported that Republican leaders in the House were mounting a campaign to get House Oversight Committee c...

Issa Stirs Memories Of McCarthyism

National Journal | Posted 06.03.2013 | Politics

In one brief and repugnant interview, the GOP's chief congressional investigator into Internal Revenue Service abuses cherry-picked evidence, overstat...

GOP Senator Rejects Allegations At White House Over IRS Controversy

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 06.03.2013 | Politics

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) on Monday became the latest Republican to reject Darrell Issa's comments that White House press secretary Jay Carney is a...

McCain Doesn't Back Issa Lying Charge

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 06.03.2013 | Politics

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) pushed back Monday on comments by Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.), who said that White House press secretary Jay Carney lied a...

Issa: The White House Is Lying

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 06.03.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Internal Revenue Service agents who inappropriately targeted conservative groups had been following orders from the Obama administra...

IRS Official Improperly Took The Fifth, Will Be Called Back To Testify

Reuters | Posted 07.23.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON, May 23 (Reuters) - Republican U.S. Representative Darrell Issa said on Thursday he will call Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lern...