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Issa to Depose IRS Commissioner Over Uncovered Missing Lerner Emails

Monday on Fox News Channel's "On the Record With Greta Van Susteren," Rep.Darrell Issa (R-CA) discussed today's news reports that embattled IRS official Lois Lerner's emails about targeting Tea Party groups do in fact exist, despite IRS Commissioner John Koskinen testifying they had been destroyed. Show More Summary

Issa Meets Netanyahu in Jerusalem, Offers Support for War Effort

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA) met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday, the Times of Israel reports. Netanyahu reportedly said to Issa: The radical Islamic terrorism now threatens the entire world. Show More Summary

Batting next: Darrell Issa

Rep. Mike Rogers (R-MI) and his House Intelligence Committee just wrapped up two years of Benghazi!!!. They turned up no red meat for the base. No ground beef. No flavored broth. Not even a bouillon cube. Among the Intelligence Committee’s...Show More Summary

Issa on Latest CIA Senate Spying Scandal Revelation: It's Still 'Treason'

The office of Chairman of the House Oversight Committee Darrell Issa confirmed to Breitbart News on Friday that he still believes the act of the CIA spying on the Senate Intelligence Committee is “treason.” “I think Senator Feinstein is as outraged as anyone, and I share her outrage. Show More Summary

Operation Choke Point

3 weeks agoIndustries / Law : Overlawyered

Cato event held earlier this month with Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) and Cato senior fellow Mark Calabria. Here’s the description: Launched in early 2013, “Operation Choke Point” is a joint effort by the Department of Justice (DOJ) and the bank regulators to limit access to the bank payments system by various businesses. Show More Summary

Darrell Issa’s ridiculous IRS plan: Let all “dark money” groups flourish!

The witch-hunting congressman has a plan to fix the IRS! It involves stripping the IRS of important powers

Dem Rep. Trolls Issa with Proposal for Congressional Swimming Pool

4 weeks agoNews : Mediaite

House Democrat Tony Cárdenas is getting tired of what he deems as Darrell Issa's partisan investigations into Obama administration wrongdoing, and he decided to "help" out Issa with a proposal to streamline these investigations to save taxpayer dollars: give Issa a pool.

Will the White House accept this Issa deposition offer?

Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) on Thursday offered the White House a chance to avoid a potential contempt battle by making its top political adviser available for deposition with the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee. The White House last week defied a subpoena from Issa to appear before the panel, saying David Simas is “immune from congressional […]

This Republican wants to keep the FTC from regulating data security

House Oversight Committee chair Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) thinks the Federal Trade Commission shouldn't be allowed to sue companies for breaches of customer data using its main legal authority. In a hearing Thursday, Issa slammed the agency for using what he called an "unlimited power" under Section 5 of the Federal Trade Commission Act. Section 5 is what gives the […]

This Republican wants to keep the FTC from regulating data security

last monthTechnology : Post Tech

House Oversight Committee chair Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) thinks the Federal Trade Commission shouldn't be allowed to sue companies for breaches of customer data using its main legal authority. In a hearing Thursday, Issa slammed the agency for using what he called an "unlimited power" under Section 5 of the Federal Trade Commission Act. Section 5 is what gives the […]

Darrell Issa Investigation Benefits Ex-Aide

Sen. Jay Rockefeller (D-W. Va.) has accused House oversight committee chairman Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) of inappropriately intervening in an ongoing Federal Trade Commission case against a company being represented by a legal group run by a former Issa staffer. Show More Summary

Issa Asserts Poverty, Not Violence, Driving Immigrants Here

U-T San Diego reports that Rep. Darrell Issa now believes the primary cause of the massive number of immigrants crossing the U.S. Southern border is not increased violence in the immigrants’ countries, but poverty. Issa, who just visited...Show More Summary

Issa Can't Prosecute Lerner Because of Reagan

Although legal experts warned at the time that little would come of Rep. Darrell Issa's (R-Calif.) attempt to prosecute former IRS official Lois Lerner for contempt of Congress, Republicans on Issa's Oversight and Government Reform Committee were infuriated to learn Thursday that a key obstacle is a Reagan administration legal opinion. Show More Summary

Darrell Issa: Lois Lerner’s Emails May Still Exist

House Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa (R-CA) said that private interviews with a top IRS official who is charged with providing documents to Congress has led him to believe that at least some of Lois Lerner’s emails are probably recoverable. Show More Summary

Ronald Reagan foils Darrell Issa

Poor Darrell Issa. He was having such a good day. He was having a hearing, and the topic was the IRS and how the Obama administration was covering up a Huge Enormous Scandal there by refusing to prosecute former IRS official Lois Lerner...Show More Summary

Darrell Issa’s dicey Reagan shtick: What’s really behind the buffoon’s antics

Conventional wisdom says the GOP congressman is a failure. But the latest IRS news reveals his true motives

Darrell Issa's Hatch act

Judging from the flood of articles with titles like "Has Darrell Issa gone rogue?" and "When Darrell Issa goes 'rogue'," the grand inquisitor of the Obama administration may have finally gone too far even for his Republican colleagues. Show More Summary

Listen: Issa Says Voicemail Left by Former Top Obama Administration Official Is a Clear Violation of Federal Law

Laws? Laws are for the people. This is the Obama administration. They’re above the law: Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) is sounding the alarm regarding new alleged audio of former Labor Secretary Hilda Solis leaving a voicemail for someone...Show More Summary

The Insiders: Why subpoena the White House political office?

I’m always inclined to give House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) the benefit of the doubt. He is a strong leader, and he is doing good work in an important position for his country and his party. Undoubtedly, he can do a lot of things at once. However, I’m bewildered by […]

Darrell Issa Leading 'Rival' Delegation To Central America To Investigate Border Crisis

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Darrell Issa is leading a delegation of lawmakers to Central America described as a “rival” effort to a recent fact-finding trip from a working group of lawmakers appointed by Speaker John Boehner. Show More Summary

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