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Michael McAuliff

Issa Tries Tactic In IRS Probe Last Used In McCarthyism

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 04.09.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A new report by the Congressional Research Service finds that Rep. Darrell Issa's (R-Calif.) probe of the Internal Revenue Service is ve...

Friday Talking Points -- 'And Counting'

Chris Weigant | Posted 04.04.2014 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Democrats, from this point on, should adopt a very simple technique to disarm Republican squabbles about Obamacare numbers. To every figure quoted for people gaining health insurance, Democrats should end with "... and counting."

Zach Carter

What Do Chase Bank, Condoms, The Tea Party, And Petty Fraud Have In Common?

HuffingtonPost.com | Zach Carter | Posted 03.31.2014 | Politics

In mid-March, a division of JPMorgan Chase rejected an application to process payments for the fledgling New York City condom company Lovability, citi...

Michael McAuliff

About Face: Issa Pulls Panned Census Bill From Agenda

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 03.11.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Looks like House Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa has returned to his census. The California Republican apparently thought ...

Michael McAuliff

Darrell Issa Holds Absurd IRS Hearing In Which He Is The Only One Allowed To Speak

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 03.05.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A congressional hearing into the furor over political targeting by the Internal Revenue Service descended into political theater of the ...

GOP Rep. Makes Anti-Obamacare Listicle

The Huffington Post | Andrew Hart | Posted 10.29.2013 | Politics

Looks like someone's been reading BuzzFeed! Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) took a swipe at Obamacare on Wednesday with a cat-themed listicle. In ...

Issa Issues Warning Over 'Serious' Crises

Patch | Chris Jennewein | Posted 10.21.2013 | Politics
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Issa said he voted with the Congressional majority because even a brief default would have had "immediate and catastrophic effects on the U.S. and wor...

Issa Makes New Demand

AP | Posted 10.01.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A House committee chairman issued two subpoenas Thursday to the State Department for documents related to the deadly assault last y...

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...

The Strategy of Restraint: Obama's Discipline Trips and Traps Rivals

Alan Kelly | Posted 08.31.2013 | Politics
Alan Kelly

From subtle suggestions to diversionary rhetoric to preemptive flourishes, there is, save for Bill Clinton, no other president of the modern era better adapted to the art and science of influence and strategy.

Friday Talking Points -- Professional Edition

Chris Weigant | Posted 08.28.2013 | Politics
Chris Weigant

All Americans who love this country very much deserve a commonsense immigration process, one that includes a roadmap for people who aspire to be citizens.

I Have a Conspiracy Theory Too: Tea Party Deliberately Entrapped IRS to Trigger Phony Crisis.

Paul Abrams | Posted 08.06.2013 | Politics
Paul Abrams

Conspiracy theories are the special province of the right-wing, raised to new levels of sophistication and then brought to our shores from, as FDR called them, the "European dictatorships."

Democrats Turn The Tables On Issa

time.com | Posted 06.05.2013 | Politics

But an overzealous prosecutor can bungle even an open-and-shut case, and that’s what Democrats hope to portray Darrell Issa, the chairman of the Hou...

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 Makes Benghazi Demand

AP | DONNA CASSATA | Posted 07.28.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee issued subpoenas on Tuesday for State Department documents related t...

Issa Restraint May Benefit GOP

RealClearPolitics | Posted 05.23.2013 | Politics

Republicans have cautioned party lawmakers investigating the politically charged IRS controversy against overplaying their hand. If Wednesday’s Hous...

Issa Asks Ex-Diplomat For Interview

AP | NEDRA PICKLER | Posted 07.15.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Then CIA-Director David Petraeus objected to the final talking points the Obama administration used after the deadly assault on a U...

Issa, Banana Republic Team Up For Collaboration

The Huffington Post | Ellie Krupnick | Posted 04.12.2013 | Style

Kate Middleton and Banana Republic are finally making things official. Banana Republic is teaming up with Issa London, one of the duchess' favorite...

4 Lessons From Spring

William Horden | Posted 04.28.2013 | Healthy Living
William Horden

Every change of season evokes emotions, but spring, charging out of winter's cold dark with renewed life and brighter days, seems our most beloved. New hopes bloom like flowers springing back from roots we feared lost to numbing ice.

Ryan J. Reilly

Top Lawmakers Demand Aaron Swartz Answers From Attorney General

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 01.28.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The top Republican and top Democrat on the House Oversight Committee sent a joint letter late Monday to Attorney General Eric Holder pos...

Wedding Hair Inspiration At Issa Spring 2013

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Issa designer Daniella Heleyal paid homage to Kate Middleton (the Duchess is often spotted in her designs) at her spring 2013 fashion show during Lond...

GOP House Takes Big Action Against Holder

AP | LARRY MARGASAK | Posted 10.13.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Republican-run House on Monday asked a federal court to enforce a subpoena against Attorney General Eric Holder, demanding that...

Issa Announces Action Against Holder

Reuters | Posted 10.13.2012 | Politics

* Issa says lawsuit against Attorney General expected Monday * Move follows June 28 contempt of Congress vote WASHINGTON...

Zach Carter

Trade Policy Could Clarify Copyright Rules

HuffingtonPost.com | Zach Carter | Posted 07.03.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration on Tuesday received cautious praise from open Internet advocates, after it released an outline for key proposal...

Half Fast and Furious

Jeff Danziger | Posted 08.27.2012 | Politics
Jeff Danziger

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