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House Oversight Committee
Trump family values: Outraged calls flood House Oversight Committee phone lines over conflicts of interest

House Oversight Committee Phones Jammed By Angry Calls Over Trump Conflicts Of Interest

The oversight committee’s phones backed up on Friday after a Facebook post calling for an investigation of Trump’s finances went viral.

November 19, 2016

Standing Tall For Planned Parenthood

“It’s a shame to think that there are people in this country who are so committed to ending women’s access to both birth control and safe and legal abortion that they’ll really resort to any means to try to entrap people, twist the truth, in order to reach their ends.”

October 1, 2015

California’s Darrell Issa Loses Power With House Oversight Committee Post

Darrell Issa’s confrontational style managed to wear not only on Democrats, but on members of his own party.

March 24, 2015
Social Security, Taxpayers, Taxes, Safetynet, Retirement

Social Security Computer System Still Not Working After Six Years

By Yvonne Wenger, The Baltimore Sun BALTIMORE — The Social Security Administration has spent nearly $300 million to develop a computer system to speed processing of disability claims, but the system still isn’t working after six years, according to a newly released report. An independent analysis commissioned by the agency found that the project has […]

July 25, 2014

Congress Has Spent Millions On Benghazi Investigation With Hunts: Real Costs

Congress has spent millions on investigating the Benghazi attacks. The real cost of these witch hunts falls on the American taxpayer.

March 26, 2014