More Trey Gowdy Articles

  • The IRS' clean-up guy sure doesn't seem like he knows what he's doing

    Longtime Washington bureaucrat and current Internal Revenue Service commissioner John Koskinen on Wednesday attempted the impossible: He tried to make his agency appear sympathetic.

  • House panel should focus on Obama's cover-up of Benghazi: Examiner Editorial

    New details about the Sept. 11, 2012, attacks in Benghazi, Libya, that killed four Americans provide both an opportunity and a caution to House Republicans as they create a special committee to investigate the attacks and their aftermath.

  • The long road to John Boehner's lawsuit against Obama

    House Speaker John Boehner has been quietly preparing to sue President Obama for months. The Ohio Republican announced just last week that he would spearhead a House lawsuit against the president to challenge, in his view, the Obama administration's unconstitutional overreach of its executive...

  • IRS, EPA computer crashes prompt question --- Has Obama 'burned the tapes?'

    For reasons known only to Richard Nixon, the disgraced former president refused to burn the Watergate tapes despite being urged to do so by then-Secretary of the Treasury John Connally. Connally wasn't alone in that opinion, as renowned defense lawyer Edward Bennett Williams held the same...

  • WARNING! EXTREMELY GRAPHIC VIDEOS of IRS chief John Koskinen in verbal combat with Jim Jordan, Trey Gowdy

    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.

  • Three key moments from the IRS hearing

    Internal Revenue Service commissioner John Koskinen, who has for years been a major Democratic donor, appeared before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on Monday evening to testify on the targeting of conservative groups applying for tax-exempt status.

From the Weekly Standard

  • Note to the House GOP: Kill the Bill

    The House Republican leadership is having trouble getting 218 votes for its immigration bill.

  • Podcast: On Clinton, Inc.

    The WEEKLY STANDARD podcast with online editor Daniel Halper on his New York Times  best selling book, Clinton, Inc. The Audacious Rebuilding of a Political Machine.   Buy it today!

  • A Fetish For Zizek

    It’s surely the most hilarious academic story so far this year: Slavoj Zizek, the most Marxist-chic of all Marxist-chic philosophers, has been caught plagiarizing an article from American...