By Ashe Schow | 07/27/14 01:22 PM
Rep. Pat Meehan, a Pennsylvania Republican, attended only six of 32 full-committee House Oversight hearings last year. Of those, five were on hot-button issues.
By Susan Ferrechio | 07/21/14 07:21 PM
The top Democrat on the House Oversight and Government Reform panel is objecting to a plan to call the Internal Revenue Service commissioner to testify for a third time in a matter of weeks, calling it "public harassment of an agency head."
By Susan Ferrechio | 07/21/14 01:08 PM
Could the IRS have those missing Lois Lerner emails after all? New testimony from a key Internal Revenue Service official indicates the IRS may not have lost two years of emails sent by former top IRS official Lois Lerner after all.
By Sean Higgins | 07/17/14 04:35 PM
Former Labor Secretary Hilda Solis has a long history of playing fast and loose with federal rules. A possible violation of campaign fundraising rules is only the latest example.
By Susan Crabtree | 07/16/14 02:26 PM
Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., is highlighting a a fundraising phone call former Labor Secretary Hilda Solis made to an department employee as evidence that the Obama administration has a history of illegal fundraising activities.
By Sean Lengell | 07/10/14 03:26 PM
There is no better manifestation of the rancorous partisan gridlock that has gripped Congress in recent years than the parties' proxy war between Reps. Elijah Cummings and Darrell Issa.
By Mark Tapscott | 06/27/14 04:31 PM
Internal Revenue Service officials will have to explain to a federal judge July 10 why the tax agency didn't inform the court that Lois Lerner's emails had been lost.
By Blake Seitz | 06/25/14 05:35 PM
The ongoing scandal over IRS targeting of conservative groups has given new life to efforts to eliminate the agency altogether. A new 30-second digital ad from the Coalition to Repeal the 16th Amendment capitalizes on Democrats who have vigorously defended the IRS from what they call a "phony...
By Sean Higgins | 06/25/14 04:59 PM
The Environmental Protection Agency is now using the same excuse as the IRS is using in response to a Congressional subpoena: the computer ate our homework.
By Paul Bedard | 06/24/14 05:53 PM
The Archivist of the United States said Tuesday the Internal Revenue Service â€œdid not follow the lawâ€ï¿½ in losing or destroying key emails related to the agencyâ€™s Tea Party scandal.
By Mark Tapscott | 06/24/14 09:06 AM
Sometimes, videos tell the story far better than any written words possibly could and that is especially the case with last night's hearing of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform on the IRS scandal.
By Susan Ferrechio | 06/17/14 06:05 PM
House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Darrell Issa on Tuesday issued a subpoena to the Internal Revenue Service, ordering the agency to turn over the hard drive they claim is responsible for wiping out two years of critical email communications. Issa has dramatically widened...
By Susan Ferrechio | 06/16/14 07:08 PM
House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Darrell Issa has subpoenaed the commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service to testify next week before Congress about a trove of lost emails that could contain evidence of a plan to targeted conservative groups. Issa, R-Calif., will...
By Mark Tapscott | 06/16/14 04:35 PM
Former Internal Revenue Service executive Lois Lerner launched the federal tax agency's program targeting Tea Party and conservative non-profits in 2010 because “we won't be able to stay out of this -- we need a plan.”
By Philip Klein | 07/28/14
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