| Jul 16, 2014
| 9:15 PM
Rep. Darrell Issa released a recording Wednesday that his office said supported allegations of illegal fundraising activity by Los Angeles County Supervisor-elect Hilda Solis when she served as U.S. Secretary of Labor.
Issa (R-Vista), whose House...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 9:20 PM
WASHINGTON — Congressional Republicans are demanding answers from the Internal Revenue Service after the agency lost more than two years of emails requested by lawmakers.
The emails belonged to Lois Lerner, who was director of exempt organizations...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 9:38 AM
WASHINGTON — As a House committee probes whether the IRS unfairly targeted certain political groups, Illinois state Sen. Jim Oberweis, running for the U.S. Senate, called Tuesday for the appointment of a special prosecutor to investigate the tax...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 10:25 AM
U.S. House Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa said on Sunday a former Internal Revenue Service official's missing emails probably will never be recovered, but the woman's lawyer said the emails are irrelevant to an investigation of how the tax...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 8:14 PM
| May 8, 2014
| 12:17 PM
House Republicans on Wednesday voted to hold former Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lerner in contempt of Congress. At least she can rest assured that she’s not alone: Just about everyone else in the country has contempt for Congress too. The...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 6:20 PM
BUNKERVILLE, Nev. — The first thing you see on the drive to Cliven Bundy's ranch are the American flags — tied to roadside guardrails, flapping in a hard desert wind.
At a bend in state Route 170 sits the so-called Patriot Checkpoint,...
| May 9, 2014
| 1:00 PM
As House Speaker John A. Boehner (R-Ohio) named six Republicans to sit on a new select committee to investigate the 2012 terrorist attack in Benghazi, Democrats continued to wrestle Friday with the question of whether to participate at all.
| May 21, 2014
| 11:58 AM
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-San Francisco) on Wednesday named a slate of Democrats to participate in the new select committee on Benghazi, despite reservations of many in her party about the mission of the GOP-led panel.
| May 22, 2014
| 3:52 PM
Neel Kashkari has his sights set on Sacramento, but he has no desire to take high-speed rail to get there.
Kashkari, a Laguna Beach resident seeking to become the Republican nominee to challenge incumbent Jerry Brown for governor this fall, said money...
| May 23, 2014
| 1:16 PM
Secretary of State John F. Kerry will testify next month before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee about the 2012 terrorist attack in Benghazi, Libya, the State Department said Friday.
A spokeswoman for the department suggested his...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 9:18 AM
Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Vista, the House GOP's mangy attack dog, has squandered his chairmanship of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform trying to embarrass the Obama administration over a host of ginned-up purported scandals. The IRS,...