Rep. Darrell Issa

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Issa, Wealthiest Member Of Congress: America’s Poor ‘The Envy Of The World’

Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., said he “absolutely” wants to address U.S. income inequality, but the wealthiest member of Congress went on to say America’s poor are “the envy of the world.”


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GOP’s Issa Set For Final Assault On Obamacare

One of the Obama administration’s harshest congressional critics will get a final high-profile shot when the House Oversight Committee grills witnesses about the president’s health care overhaul and a former adviser’s remark about voters’ “stupidity.”


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Trump: Obama Should Resign After NYC Doctor Tests Positive For Ebola

Billionaire Donald Trump went on an epic Twitter rant against President Barack Obama after another American was diagnosed with the Ebola virus in New York City.


Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Commissioner John Koskinen appears before a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing on "IRS Obstruction: Lois Lerner's Missing E-Mails, Part I" on Capitol Hill in Washington on June 23, 2014. (credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

IRS Commissioner To Issa: ‘I Did Not Say I Would Provide You Emails That Disappeared’

The head of the IRS brushed aside accusations Monday that the agency has obstructed investigations into the targeting of tea party and other political groups, even as Republican lawmakers questioned his credibility.


Former Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lerner exercises her Fifth Amendment right not to speak about the IRS targeting investigation before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee during a hearing in the Rayburn House Office Building on March 5, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Issa: Does The IRS ‘Really Expect The American People To Believe That?’

Congressional investigators are fuming over revelations that the Internal Revenue Service has lost a trove of emails to and from a central figure in the agency’s Tea Party controversy.


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Issa: ‘This Flood Is Going To Mean Children Dying Trying To Get In’ Due To Obama’s DREAM Act

A top Republican lawmaker warns that children will die trying to get into the U.S. illegally due to President Barack Obama’s DREAM Act.


U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Monday the Obama administration decided to airdrop weapons and ammunitions to "valiant" Kurds fighting Islamic State extremists in the Syrian border town of Kobani because it would be "irresponsible" and "morally very difficult" not to support them.  (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

State Department To Issa: There Are ‘More Appropriate’ Witnesses Than Kerry To Testify On Benghazi

The State Department believes the House Oversight Committee can find a better witness than Secretary of State John Kerry to testify about the 2012 attack at the U.S. consulate in Benghazi that killed Ambassador Christopher Stevens and three other Americans.


This file photo taken on September 11, 2012 shows an armed man waving his rifle as buildings and cars are engulfed in flames after being set on fire inside the U.S. consulate compound in Benghazi. (credit: STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Kerry: I Will ‘Cooperate’ With Benghazi Subpoena, ‘Have Absolutely Nothing To Hide’

Secretary of State John Kerry said Tuesday during a news conference that he will cooperate with the House Oversight Committee’s hearing on the 2012 Benghazi attack, a day after the State Department stated he would not appear.


House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks during a stop of the "Give America a Raise" bus tour at the U.S. Capitol Building on April 3, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: T.J. Kirkpatrick/Getty Images)

Pelosi Wants Benghazi Select Committee To Be Bipartisan So It Can ‘Be Fair’

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is calling on the select committee to investigate the Benghazi terror attack that killed four Americans to be bipartisan.


Secretary of State John Kerry makes a statement on Ukraine at the briefing room of the State Department on April 24, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

State Department: Kerry Will Not Appear Before Congress To Talk About Benghazi

The State Department said Monday that Secretary of State John Kerry would not appear before the House Oversight Committee on May 21 to talk about Benghazi — as demanded in a subpoena from the panel’s chairman, Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif.