Darrell Issa, the California Republican who is giving up the chairmanship of the House Oversight Committee is seeking testimony from Jonathan Gruber, the economist who advised the Obama administration on the Affordable Care Act.
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House Oversight Committee chairman Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) opened Tuesday’s Jonathan Gruber hearing with a direct question: “Are you stupid?” Talk about direct – directly funny! You may recall that
Over at Faux "news" this Tuesday, rather than focus on the newly released Senate torture report, it's been all Jonathan Gruber and "Grubergate" all the time and wall to wall coverage of another one of Darrell Issa's Obamacare witch hunts,...Show More Summary
Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA) Tuesday's House Oversight Committee hearing with Obamacare consultant Jonathan Gruber was one of Darrell Issa's last hearings as committee chair, so naturally he made it count, with an extra helping of his usual grandstanding. Show More Summary
Obamacare architect Jonathan Gruber refused to stand by a quotation describing him as "possibly the [Democratic] Party's most influential healthcare expert" that he put in his own book on Tuesday. Chairman Darrell Issa (R-CA) read aShow More Summary
Today, our lame duck Congress is whittling away its time until the end of its term by interrogating an Obamacare architect who said (correctly) on tape that many Americans are stupid. While #JonathanGruber might be the new #Benghazi, at least one good thing came of it: a solid dick joke from House Oversight Chair Darrell Issa. Read more...
Citing Tom Hank’s character Forrest Gump, House Oversight Chairman Darrell Issa asked MIT’s Jonathan Gruber if he was stupid during a contentious House committee hearing on Tuesday. “Are you stupid?” Issa asked. “I don't think so. No,” Gruber replied. Show More Summary
House Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa (R-CA) finally got a chance to question Obamacare maybetect Jonathan Gruber, who famously called some Americans stupid in video recently released, and he didn't waste it.
Rarely does a Democrat effusively praise a Republican in Congress these days, which made a heartfelt speech by Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD) to Oversight Chairman Darrell Issa (R-CA) much more surprising.
Obamacare architect Jonathan Gruber is set to testify before the House Oversight Committee today to discuss his controversial comments on fooling the “stupid” American public to pass Obamacare. Chairman Darrell Issa (R-CA) played video of Jonathan Gruber’s controversial comments about … Continue reading ?
Rep. Darrell Issa leads the House Oversight Committee hearing on the president’s health care overhaul today. Photo by the office of Congressman Darrell Issa/ Flickr WASHINGTON — One of the Obama administration’s harshest congressional...Show More Summary
Obamacare maybetect Jonathan Gruber is set to testify before Darrell Issa's House Oversight Committee Tuesday morning, and the ordinarily grandstanding-laden process should be even more amplified, as conservative legislators have been waiting to sink their teeth into Gruber since video emerged of his comments about the "stupidity" of the American people.
Jonathan Gruber, made famous by his offensively blatant revelations of the deceit behind the construction and passage of the Obamacare law, will testify before Chairman Darrell Issa (R-CA) and the House Oversight Committee tomorrow morning. I expect the testimony and the follow-up coverage of the hearing to be anti-climatic. Gruber was caught on-camera speaking off […]
Next year, Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) will take over the chairmanship of the House oversight committee, replacing the current chair, Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.), as the GOP's lead investigator. Chaffetz's position comes with a lot...Show More Summary
The new House report is tearing apart dozens of GOP claims about the 2012 attack. From Darrell Issa’s ‘stand down order’ to Lindsey Graham’s Hillary slam, see who was discredited.
ELIANA JOHNSON: Henry Waxman’s Republican Heir: Jason Chaffetz hopes to land the kind of blows that Darrell Issa hasn’t been able to. To be fair, Waxman always had a lot of help from the press.
Jonathan Gruber will finally make some statements that are not taken from unearthed video when he testifies on the transparency of the Affordable Care Act before the House Oversight Committee next month. Rep. Darrell Issa, (R-Calif.)...Show More Summary
Congressman Darrell Issa (R-CA), Chairman of the House Oversight and Reform Committee, sent a letter on Thursday to controversial MIT professor Jonathan Gruber, the "architect" of Obamacare, calling on Gruber to testify before the committee at its December 9 hearing in Washington, D.C. Show More Summary
Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.), chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, wants a top Obama administration health official and one of the brains behind the Affordable Care Act to testify about alleged ‘deceptions’ with the law. Issa on Thursday sent letters to Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Administrator Marilyn Tavenner and MIT […]