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Elijah Cummings: The man who's supposed to keep Darrell Issa in check

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When Republican leaders in 2010 tapped Rep. Darrell Issa to lead the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, a top congressional watchdog panel, Democrats responded with an unusual move. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi passed over Rep. Edolphus Towns , the committee's most senior Democrat, and tapped Rep. Elijah Cummings to be the panel's ranking Democrat opposite Issa....