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Darrell Issa Begrudgingly Says John Kerry No Longer Has To Testify On Benghazi

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 05.30.2014 | Politics

Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) is throwing in the towel. The House Oversight Committee chairman on Friday released Secretary of State John Kerry from...

Adriana Usero

Oh, Now Darrell Issa's Angry About Bonuses, But ... | Adriana Usero | Posted 04.30.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Last week, House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) took issue with the IRS for paying bonuses t...

Zach Carter

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

Issa Tops List Of Most Wealthy Congress Members

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 08.20.2013 | Politics

Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) is the wealthiest member of Congress, according to The Hill. The House Oversight Committee chairman tops The Hill's 50...

Issa V. U.S. Post Office

Jeff Danziger | Posted 09.24.2013 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


GOP's New Solyndra?

The Huffington Post | Lucia Graves | Posted 04.24.2013 | Politics

Has the GOP found its new Solyndra? On Wednesday the House Oversight Committee held a hearing titled, "Green Energy Oversight: Examining the Departmen...

California Republican Speaks At Internet Activist's Memorial

The Huffington Post | Will Wrigley | Posted 02.07.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- One of the staunchest Republicans in Congress, House Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa (R-Calif.), attended a Capitol Hill memor...

Rep. Issa Waging Phony Drug War

Rev. Jesse Jackson | Posted 08.27.2012 | Politics
Rev. Jesse Jackson

Harassing Eric Holder into resigning or pushing to have him prosecuted for contempt are clearly partisan strategies designed to obstruct this mission. In this election season, Republicans have abandoned all pretense of cooperation in a crisis.

Uniting on the War Against Women

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 07.02.2012 | New York
Marcia G. Yerman

Karen Teegarden and Desiree Jordan were alarmed by the rapid erosion of women's rights. They created a Facebook page called United Against the War Against Women, with the theory if they built it women would come.

Fraud, Abuse in Small Business Contracting Programs Needs to End Now

Lloyd Chapman | Posted 06.18.2012 | Small Business
Lloyd Chapman

One of the most important problems raised by recent news of the General Services Administration's (GSA) trip to Las Vegas on the taxpayer's dime is the abuse of federal small business contracting programs.

Darrell Issa Maneuvers To Get First Strike At Embattled Agency

Politico | BURGESS EVERETT | Posted 04.12.2012 | Politics

Powerful House committee chairmen Darrell Issa and John Mica are in an apparent duel to be the first to grill General Services Administration bureaucr...

Issa Questions 'Weak Oversight And Mismanagement' Of Major Project | Posted 04.10.2012 | Politics

The House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, headed by Congressman Darrell Issa (R-Vista) who represents Lake Elsinore and Wildomar, is exa...

Laura Bassett

Darrell Issa Apologizes For Calling Congresswoman A Liar | Laura Bassett | Posted 03.27.2012 | Politics

Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.), who notoriously presided over a mostly-male hearing on President Barack Obama's contraception mandate and rejected Democ...

Issa: We Are Moving Toward 'Contempt' | Posted 03.23.2012 | Politics

Congressman Darrell Issa told Fox News Thursday morning that he is moving slowly and methodically, building a case for Congress to vote on a contempt ...

Issa: 'We've Been Lied To' | Posted 03.17.2012 | Politics

California Congressman Darrell Issa has evidently gotten his “second wind” and in a Thursday evening interview with CNN’s Anderson Cooper regard...

Dear Rush Limbaugh: I Know You Are But What Am I?

Barbara & Shannon Kelley | Posted 05.06.2012 | Women
Barbara & Shannon Kelley

Real progress will happen when grown-ups no longer choose to listen to grown men behaving like children, or defend grown men behaving like children on the grounds that it's "entertaining."

Ten Deep Thoughts on the All-Male Panel on My Vagina

Katie Halper | Posted 04.17.2012 | Comedy
Katie Halper

I'm really glad women aren't allowed to testify at this hearing, which is about their bodies. It's a dangerously slippery slope and I think we all know what comes next: box turtles are allowed to testify.

Top GOP Rep's Home Office Evacuated

Posted 01.31.2012 | Politics

The California office of Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) was evacuated Thursday afternoon following the discovery of a suspicious package. Fox 5 San D...

Republican Presidential Candidates' Anti-EPA Extremism & Rep Darrell Issa's Effort to Enable Car Emissions

Michael Shank, Ph.D. | Posted 12.03.2011 | Green
Michael Shank, Ph.D.

Since "climategate" first broke the news two years ago, American efforts to enact effective climate policy at the federal level have been significantly undermined by a confluence of events.

Issa's Actions, Claims Collide

Bloomberg | By Jim Snyder | Posted 11.21.2011 | Politics

Republican Representative Darrell Issa, who said government subsidies to specific companies can encourage corruption, sought U.S. help in the past for...

Issa Hit With Ethics Complaint, Accused Of Using Position To Add To Fortune

The Hill | By Alexander Bolton | Posted 11.13.2011 | Politics

A liberal advocacy group is filing an ethics complaint against Rep. Darrell Issa, alleging that the California Republican has repeatedly used his publ...

New York Times Must Come Clean on Faulty Issa Story

Gary Shapiro | Posted 10.24.2011 | Politics
Gary Shapiro

The New York Times front page featured a menacing headline, "A Businessman in Congress Helps His District and Himself." However, key facts in the story are inaccurate and the headline crumbles without these facts.

Industry Insiders Score Key Spots On Darrell Issa's Oversight Team

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

By Brooke Williams and Matt Pearce Watchdog Institute WASHINGTON -- First as ranking minority member and now as chairman of one of the most powerful ...

Elise Foley

Issa, Cummings Clash Over Subpoenas Of Obama Administration | Elise Foley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Darrell Issa issued two subpoenas this week targeting the Obama administration, reigniting a dispute with Democrats on the House Ov...

Darrell Issa's Ominous Past & Twitter Avatar: Top 10 reasons Issa is the perfect Obama watchdog

Katie Halper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Katie Halper

Don't let Darrell Issa's verbal ineptitude or crime-ridden past fool you: The last person Obama wants investigating him is this cunning and savvy California congressman.