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Jason Chaffetz Moves To Impeach IRS Chief

AP | Paige Lavender | Posted 10.27.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican chairman of a powerful House committee moved Tuesday to impeach the head of the Internal Revenue Service, sayi...

The Not-So-Secret Service: What Your Company Can Learn From the Rep. Chaffetz Scandal

Tom Garrubba | Posted 10.21.2015 | Business
Tom Garrubba

How can your company learn from the U.S. Secret Service's mistakes? Start by developing basic information security guidelines with respect to who can access sensitive data (such as personnel files or other confidential data) within your organization.

Freedom Caucus Chairman Says They Would 'Look Favorably' On Paul Ryan For Speaker

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 10.11.2015 | Politics

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Desperate GOP Begs Paul Ryan To Save Them All

The Huffington Post | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 10.09.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Republicans finally agree on something: how desperately they want Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) to be the next speaker. It was all they...

GOP Probe Into Planned Parenthood Funding Comes Up Empty

The Huffington Post | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 10.12.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah), chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, said Thursday that the GOP's investigati...

Kevin McCarthy Is Out For House Speaker. Who Else Wants It?

The Huffington Post | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 10.08.2015 | Politics

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Republicans Must Pick a Woman for House Speaker

John A. Tures | Posted 10.08.2015 | Politics
John A. Tures

Now that Rep. Kevin McCarthy has bowed out of the race to replace House Speaker John Boehner, there's only one logical choice to replace him: Washington Congresswoman Catherine McMorris Rodgers.

Kevin McCarthy Pulls Out Of House Speaker's Race

The Huffington Post | Michael McAuliff | Posted 10.08.2015 | Politics

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Deconstructing McCarthyism

Arnold Steinberg | Posted 10.08.2015 | Politics
Arnold Steinberg

Hillary Clinton's political life revolves about the certainty of a vast right-wing conspiracy, its existence again disproven, this time by McCarthyism and its fallout. If there were a conspiracy, Kevin McCarthy would not have spilled the beans, and Republicans would not react so stupidly.

The Nightmare Scenario That John Boehner Fears The Most

The Huffington Post | Jason Linkins | Posted 10.08.2015 | Politics

As Scott Wong of The Hill reported Wednesday, House Speaker John Boehner experienced a fitful night's sleep last week, during which time the Ohio Rep...

7 Times Jason Chaffetz Has Chaffetzed Someone

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grim | Posted 10.06.2015 | Politics

When Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) announced that he's running for speaker of the House, facing off against current majority leader Kevin McCarthy (R-C...

The Speaker of the House Will Be...?

Arnold Steinberg | Posted 10.06.2015 | Politics
Arnold Steinberg

Republicans need a Speaker of the House who is a front guy (or woman) who can talk and walk at the same time, is not verbally accident prone, and who projects a positive and optimistic persona, someone likable and not angry all the time.

Jason Chaffetz Announces Run For House Speaker

The Huffington Post | Daniel Marans | Posted 10.04.2015 | Politics

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Oversight Chairman Jason Chaffetz Planning Bid For House Speaker: Report

The Huffington Post | Laura Barron-Lopez | Posted 10.02.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) is planning to run for the House speaker post, according to Politico. The chairman of the House Oversight ...

Congressman Whom Secret Service Tried To Embarrass Worries It Could Be Targeting Others

The Huffington Post | Marina Fang | Posted 10.01.2015 | Politics

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The Bob & Chez Show Podcast: GOP Mansplaining to Planned Parenthood, Plus the 13 Most Punchable Faces in Politics

Bob Cesca | Posted 10.01.2015 | Politics
Bob Cesca

Jason Chaffetz Gets Owned by Cecile Richards; Carly Fiorina Caught Lying Again; Ted Cruz Makes Crazy Yalping Noises; Trevor Noah on The Daily Show; Bob's Russian Movers; and much more.

Is The President Of Planned Parenthood Underpaid?

The Huffington Post | Shane Ferro | Posted 10.16.2015 | Business

Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) suggested on Tuesday that Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards was overpaid when Richards testified before Congr...

A GOP Pattern of Vicious Attacks on Planned Parenthood

Sen. Barbara Boxer | Posted 10.01.2015 | Politics
Sen. Barbara Boxer

Since my GOP friends don't seem to understand how an OB-GYN appointment actually works, let me explain: Planned Parenthood and other primary care providers offer life-saving breast cancer screenings.

Secret Service Wanted To Leak 'Embarrassing' Info On Congressman

The Huffington Post | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 10.01.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Dozens of Secret Service personnel inappropriately accessed private information on a member of Congress who was conducting oversight of ...

GOP Interrupts Planned Parenthood President For 5 Hours

The Huffington Post | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 09.29.2015 | Politics

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Watch Jason Chaffetz React As He’s Accused Of 'Beating Up On A Woman' Over Her Pay

The Huffington Post | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 10.04.2015 | Politics

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Criminal Justice Reforms Must Include Youth Behind Bars

Liz Ryan | Posted 07.20.2015 | Politics
Liz Ryan

The president and congress should not leave out youth behind bars in efforts to reform criminal justice this year and their actions must focus on reforms at both the federal and state level. Kalief Browder and Andre Sheffield's deaths are a sobering reminder to the president and the congress of the urgency and the need to ensure youth behind bars are not left behind.

Laura Barron-Lopez

Oversight Chairman: Fed Agencies Are 'In La La Land' If They Think They Are Transparent | Laura Barron-Lopez | Posted 06.03.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration is “in la la land” when it comes to its policies on processing Freedom of Information Act requests, accordi...

GOP Potentates: House Republicans Descend to New Lows

Kathleen Frydl | Posted 06.23.2015 | Politics
Kathleen Frydl

For most of my adult life, I have been aware that Republicans have sought to regulate my body through criminal punishment. But until Tuesday, I did not realize that they had it mind to criminally regulate my gaze as well.

Matt Ferner

Lawmakers Declare 'No Confidence' In DEA Chief | Matt Ferner | Posted 04.15.2015 | Politics

A bipartisan group of congressional lawmakers said Wednesday that they have no confidence in Drug Enforcement Administration head Michele Leonhart. Th...