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Trade Policy Could Clarify Copyright Rules | 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


Boehner Says House Will Go Ahead With Controversial Move

AP | LARRY MARGASAK | Posted 08.27.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration and House Republicans refused to find a middle ground in a dispute over documents related to a botched gun...

Issa Challenging Bold Obama Claim

AP | LARRY MARGASAK | Posted 08.26.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Obama administration officials and House Republican staff members Tuesday failed to resolve a document dispute that could lead to a...

Zach Carter

Issa Admits He Has No Proof White House Was Involved In Fast And Furious | Zach Carter | Posted 06.25.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) contradicted House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) on Sunday, saying that Congr...

Issa Reportedly Wanted A Scalp For Fast And Furious

The Daily Beast | Posted 06.22.2012 | Politics

"Fast and Furious" has all the makings of a classic summer Washington scandal. At least the kind that plays out in ritualistic fashion amid election-y...

'Fast And Furious' Dispute Could Reach Unusual End

AP | LARRY MARGASAK | Posted 08.21.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — House Speaker John Boehner demanded Thursday that the Obama administration give in and turn over documents related to a botched gun...

Checks and Balances

Chris Weigant | Posted 08.20.2012 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Today's political commenters often misuse the concept of "checks and balances" to refer directly to politics. This is just flat-out wrong.

Issa's Committee Takes Serious Action Against Holder

Posted 06.21.2012 | Politics

The House Government Oversight and Reform Committee has voted to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of Congress by a 23-17 vote. Speaker...

House Committee Taking Vote On Holder

Posted 06.20.2012 | Politics

By PETE YOST, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON -- A House committee is poised to vote on whether to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of...

Zach Carter

Obama's Trade Deal Secrecy Insulting: Key Democrat | Zach Carter | Posted 06.07.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration has loosened some of its most stringent secrecy policies surrounding a controversial set of free trade negotiat...

Zach Carter

Trade Revolt Against Obama Intensifies | Zach Carter | Posted 05.24.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) introduced legislation late Wednesday to protest the Obama administration's refusal to share information about c...

GOP Members Wary Of Controversial Issa Measure

The Hill | Posted 05.22.2012 | Politics

Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) might not have the votes in his own committee to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of Congress....

Zach Carter

An Idea To Fix Killer Costs Of Lifesaving Drugs | Zach Carter | Posted 05.19.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) is promoting a new plan to encourage the development of better, cheaper prescription drugs: an innovation fu...

Issa Rejected After Making 'Unwarranted' Move

Wall Street Journal | Posted 05.16.2012 | Politics

The Justice Department said “the core questions” have been answered in the ongoing “Fast and Furious” gun-trafficking controversy, rejecting l...

Does Anyone in Congress Get Technology?

Joshua Lamel | Posted 07.01.2012 | Technology
Joshua Lamel

It may seem odd that I, a loyal Democrat, am singing the praises of Congressman Issa. However, the technologist in me has fallen in love with how Issa is revolutionizing the relationship between Congress and technology.

PHOTOS: How To Make Kate Middleton Sexier

The Huffington Post | Jessica Misener | Posted 04.12.2012 | Style

Can you picture the Duchess of Cambridge strutting around in a plunging tangerine kimono? Issa, the makers of that ubiquitous royal blue (heh) kimo...

Q10 With Daniella Helayel

Kara Ross | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style
Kara Ross

Having worked in this dynamic fashion industry all my life, I have seen many so-called fashion icons and trends through the years. The most exciting though of all though, is when a new fashion icon is born.

WATCH: There Were How Few Women At The Contraception Rule Hearings?

The Huffington Post | Margaret Wheeler Johnson | Posted 02.17.2012 | Women

How did hearings on whether religious organizations should be required to offer women contraception end up taking place with so few women in the room?...

Issa Battling With Holder Over Key Documents

AP | PETE YOST | Posted 04.03.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Attorney General Eric Holder clashed with Republicans at a House committee hearing Thursday over demands that the Justice Departmen...

Bold Issa Claim Rejected

AP | PETE YOST | Posted 04.02.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Justice Department on Wednesday rejected an assertion by a House committee chairman that top Justice officials are covering up ...

Thanks, Take Aways From Internet Revolution Over SOPA, PIPA

Edward J. Black | Posted 03.27.2012 | Politics
Edward J. Black

The hundreds of thousand of calls to Congress and millions of petition signatures opposing two controversial bills, SOPA and PIPA, have been character...

Darrell Issa: Department Of Justice 'Has Blood On Their Hands'

Posted 03.27.2012 | Politics

Rep. Darrell Issa (R- Calif.), chairman of the House Oversight Committee, says that the Department of Justice has "blood on their hands" following the...

Unemployed Confront Congress At Take Back The Capitol

Dave Johnson | Posted 02.05.2012 | Politics
Dave Johnson

Today thousands of unemployed people and others came to D.C. to tell Congress and "K Street" that they need jobs not cuts; that we should tax the rich...

Zach Carter

Lawmakers Fight Internet Censorship | Zach Carter | Posted 12.02.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A bipartisan cadre of lawmakers proposed a new framework for an anti-piracy bill late Thursday night, hoping to derail leading legislati...