WASHINGTON ? Rep. Jason Chaffetz, the Utah Republican who chairs the House Oversight and Government Reform committee, told reporters last week that a government ethics official who had criticized President-elect Donald Trump’s plan to deal with his potential conflicts of interest refused to meet with him. Show More Summary
As he did in his interview with Right Turn on Friday, Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah), chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, showed an abysmal lack of concern on Sunday in his appearance on This Week regarding President-elect Donald Trump’s ethical conflicts and his potential, as soon as he takes the oath of office, […]
The Congressional Committee on Oversight and Government Reform has issued its recommendations on the use of cell site simulators (a.k.a. "Stingrays," presumably to Harris Corporation's trademark erosion dismay) by law enforcement. Its recommendations are… that something needs to be done, preferably soon-ish. Show More Summary
The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, a bipartisan panel, this week recommended that the federal government pass rules to manage the use stingrays and other cell-site simulating devices. The panel said in a report that law enforcement agencies have varying and inconsistent rules for the use of such devices. Show More Summary
Since the election, the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, chaired by Utah Rep. Jason Chaffetz, has been clear about whom it intends to investigate under the new administration: Hillary Clinton, an unemployed resident of New York state’s charming Chappaqua hamlet. Show More Summary
Seventeen Democratic members of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee called on panel Chairman Jason Chaffetz to “begin reviewing [Trump’s] financial arrangements in order to identify and protect against conflicts of interest.“
Donald Trump hasn’t yet taken office, but congressional Democrats already are gearing up to take aim. The top Democrat on the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform sent a … Click to Continue »
That didn’t take long. Rep. Elijah Cummings, a Democrat from Maryland and the ranking minority leader of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, has requested a review of President-elect Donald Trump’s financial arrangements ... “...to...Show More Summary
Less then 24 hours after GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump was swept into office, House Oversight and Government Reform Committee chair Jason Chaffetz said he intends to continue to hound former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton over her missing emails. The announcement by the Republican was...
Rep. Jason Chaffetz says it would be “totally remiss of us” not to keep investigation Hillary Clinton on the email issue. According to The Washington Post, House Oversight and Government Reform Committee chair Jason Chaffetz said today that “it would be totally remiss of us to dismiss” investigating Clinton’s emails just because she won’t be [...]
The reaction to the FBI clearing Hillary Clinton by the head of the House Oversight Committee is that they’ll just keep going after her. …Chaffetz, a Utah Republican who heads the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee and has voted for GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump, declined to comment to The Salt Lake Tribune other [...]
Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.), ranking member on the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, weighs in on the role the FBI has played in this...
FBI director James Comey was summoned to an emergency meeting of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on July 7, and no punches were held by Democrats, Republicans and even Comey. The director appeared before the committee...Show More Summary
Elijah Cummings, ranking member of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, talks with Rachel Maddow about FBI Director James Comey's letter...
WILL THE FBI REOPEN ITS INVESTIGATION OF HILLARY?: House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) seems to think so. Chaffetz says the FBI Director (that would be Jim Comey) has told him the Bureau “…has learned of the existence of emails that appear to be pertinent to the investigation.” My guess is […]
The office of House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) published a press release today announcing that Goodlatte, Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), House Oversight and Government Reform Committee
Rep. Caroline Maloney (D-N.Y.) first learned that there is no federal law against gun trafficking at, of all places, a Fast and Furious hearing. In June 2011, the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform convened to scrutinize...Show More Summary
In a blatant and partisan abuse of power, The House Oversight and Government reform Committee approved a contempt of Congress resolution against Bryan Pagliano for failing to appear and discuss the setting up of Secretary Clinton's e-mail server. Show More Summary
At a recent hearing on Capitol Hill, House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) read aloud a shocking excerpt from an internal investigation of multiple allegations of a hostile workplace at Yosemite National Park. Show More Summary
It does seem incredulous that so several of Clinton’s staffers are immune from prosecution: The top Republican on the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform says several Hillary Clinton staffers received immunity from the FBI in exchange for cooperating with the now-closed private email investigation. Cheryl Mills, Clinton’s top aide and chief of staff […]