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Orlando Sentinel
Former Chicago EPA official defends actions on Flint water crisis"downplayed concerns raised by an EPA scientist about lead in the water." But
Former Chicago EPA official defends actions on Flint water crisis
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 17 hours ago
"downplayed concerns raised by an EPA scientist about lead in the water." But Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, said Hedman "dismissed" the scientist's warnings of the dangerously high... Read more
18h
ABC News
Flint's Water Crisis Back in the National Spotlightstation, Jan. 21, 2016, in Flint, Mich. Flint resident Glaydes Williamson hold
Flint's Water Crisis Back in the National Spotlight
ABC News / Posted 18 hours ago
station, Jan. 21, 2016, in Flint, Mich. Flint resident Glaydes Williamson holds up hair pulled from her drain during the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing to examine the ongoing situation in Flint, Mich., Feb. 3, 2016, on... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Performance Enhancing Drugs in Sports Fast Factsin prison after pleading guilty in October 2007 to lying to investigators about
Performance Enhancing Drugs in Sports Fast Facts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted yesterday
in prison after pleading guilty in October 2007 to lying to investigators about her steroid use. January 15, 2008 - The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee holds hearings in response to the Mitchell Report on doping in Major League... Read more
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The Hill
Issa: Clinton email probe may go past electionDepartment may have been improperly coordinated with the nonprofit Clinton Foun
Issa: Clinton email probe may go past election
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
Department may have been improperly coordinated with the nonprofit Clinton Foundation. Issa is the former chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, which conducted a congressional probe into the Democratic front-runner’s use... Read more
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Breitbart
Released Email Spotlights Unusual Nature of U.S. Mission in BenghaziSecurity Policy Board (OSPB),” added the ARB. The State Department’s Libya des
Released Email Spotlights Unusual Nature of U.S. Mission in Benghazi
Breitbart / Posted 5 days ago
Security Policy Board (OSPB),” added the ARB. The State Department’s Libya desk officer, Brian Papanu, testified to the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee that the U.S. Benghazi mission was unique in almost every aspect as far the... Read more
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Roll Call
The Full Court Press for Merrick GarlandSupreme Court confirmations, representatives on that side of the Capitol are pa
The Full Court Press for Merrick Garland
Roll Call / Posted 5 days ago
Supreme Court confirmations, representatives on that side of the Capitol are paying attention to Garland's nomination. The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee is in the process of investigating judicial complaints, after a lawsuit was... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
TSA official in Minneapolis says he was ordered to profile Somali-Americansbetween one employee and his supervisor," the statement concludes. Rhoades tol
TSA official in Minneapolis says he was ordered to profile Somali-Americans
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 5 days ago
between one employee and his supervisor," the statement concludes. Rhoades told lawmakers during testimony before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee that he resisted his supervisor's order. "Those in the community of... Read more
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Breitbart
Obama’s ICE Frees 19,000 Illegal Immigrant Criminals To Streets in 2015, Including Murderers, Rapistscourt appearances in the first place to make it seem as if fewer of those appea
Obama’s ICE Frees 19,000 Illegal Immigrant Criminals To Streets in 2015, Including Murderers, Rapists
Breitbart / Posted 6 days ago
court appearances in the first place to make it seem as if fewer of those appearances are being ignored. On Thursday, the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee is held a hearing on this issue and has said on its website that the Obama... Read more
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Marshall Independent
TSA manager claims he was told to profile Somali visitorsreceived pressure to profile Somali imams and community members visiting his of
TSA manager claims he was told to profile Somali visitors
Marshall Independent / Posted 6 days ago
received pressure to profile Somali imams and community members visiting his office. In a testimony Wednesday before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Andrew Rhoades, assistant federal security director for TSA, claims his... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
TSA manager claims he was told to profile Somali visitorsreceived pressure to profile Somali imams and community members visiting his of
TSA manager claims he was told to profile Somali visitors
KTTC Rochester / Posted 6 days ago
received pressure to profile Somali imams and community members visiting his office. In a testimony Wednesday before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Andrew Rhoades, assistant federal security director for TSA, claims his... Read more
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FOX News
ICE under fire for releasing thousands of illegal immigrants with rap sheetsconvicted of that crime and instead of deporting them, they were just released
ICE under fire for releasing thousands of illegal immigrants with rap sheets
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
convicted of that crime and instead of deporting them, they were just released back out in the United States of America,” House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, said. According to a new report from the... Read more
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The Hill
Lawmaker pushes DHS for timeline in improving employee satisfactionI wanted to skip all the rhetoric and get to the bottom line, when is it going
Lawmaker pushes DHS for timeline in improving employee satisfaction
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
I wanted to skip all the rhetoric and get to the bottom line, when is it going to get better?” Mulvaney asked during a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing Wednesday. “When can we expect you to be in the top... Read more
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Deseret News
FEC complaint filed against Chaffetz by primary opponentincumbent upon Chaffetz "to exhibit impeccable judgment in the issuance of his
FEC complaint filed against Chaffetz by primary opponent
Deseret News / Posted 7 days ago
incumbent upon Chaffetz "to exhibit impeccable judgment in the issuance of his own campaign reports" as the chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee. Much of the material submitted to the FEC was distributed to the media... Read more
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The Hill
TSA employees rip agency: 'No one who reports issues is safe'Security Administration (TSA) to address security gaps, employees of the agency
TSA employees rip agency: 'No one who reports issues is safe'
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
Security Administration (TSA) to address security gaps, employees of the agency said Wednesday. TSA employees told the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee that workers are afraid to speak up about problems at the agency and feel as... Read more
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The Washington Times
TSA employees tell House panel: Poor leadership, retaliation undermining securityBrainard, the federal security director at the TSA’s Kansas Office of Security
TSA employees tell House panel: Poor leadership, retaliation undermining security
The Washington Times / Posted 7 days ago
Brainard, the federal security director at the TSA’s Kansas Office of Security Operations. Employees who testified at the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee recounted being told to racially profile Somali imams in from the Minneapolis... Read more
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The Hill
A fiscally responsible path to fighting Zikathis issue in this manner protects the hard working tax payers while keeping ou
A fiscally responsible path to fighting Zika
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
this issue in this manner protects the hard working tax payers while keeping our communities safe from this potential threat Meadows (R-NC) serves on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee and the House Foreign Affairs... Read more
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The Hill
Lawmakers ask AT&T, Verizon and others for briefings on security flaw in cell networkhad previously expressed concerns with the “60 Minutes” report. The request ha
Lawmakers ask AT&T, Verizon and others for briefings on security flaw in cell network
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
had previously expressed concerns with the “60 Minutes” report. The request has the potential to spark a fight with lawmakers, like Rep. Ted Lieu, who believe the vulnerability is a matter for the House Oversight and Government Reform Co... Read more
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Roll Call
GOP Lawmakers Release Holder Articles of Impeachmentof conduct incompatible with the trust and confidence placed in him" by refusin
GOP Lawmakers Release Holder Articles of Impeachment
Roll Call / Posted 9 days ago
of conduct incompatible with the trust and confidence placed in him" by refusing to comply with a subpoena issued by the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee for documents related to "a legitimate congressional investigation into... Read more
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The Hill
GOP pushes its case against union 'persuader' rulethe Bureau of Land Management's methane emissions rule on Wednesday. http://1.u
GOP pushes its case against union 'persuader' rule
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
the Bureau of Land Management's methane emissions rule on Wednesday. http://1.usa.gov/23OEHVs Also on Wednesday, the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee will examine misconduct within the Transportation Security Administration.... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
AP National News Calendarrelations. House Foreign Affairs subcommittee hearing on the president's budge
AP National News Calendar
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 12 days ago
relations. House Foreign Affairs subcommittee hearing on the president's budget proposals for Afghanistan and Pakistan. House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing on the best and worst places to work in the federal... Read more
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Salon.com
GOP’s Planned Parenthood investigation outed as a total sham: Republicans on the committee now openly participating in anti-Planned Parenthood protestslong investigation into Planned Parenthood’s use of federal funding turned up n
GOP’s Planned Parenthood investigation outed as a total sham: Republicans on the committee now openly participating in anti-Planned Parenthood protests
Salon.com / Posted 13 days ago
long investigation into Planned Parenthood’s use of federal funding turned up nothing. Utah Republican and chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Jason Chaffetz admitted last fall that his fruitless crusade against the... Read more
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The Hill
FCC to take look at mobile network's securityof SS7 to IP-based technologies." Rep. Ted Lieu (D-Calif.), who appeared in th
FCC to take look at mobile network's security
The Hill / Posted 14 days ago
of SS7 to IP-based technologies." Rep. Ted Lieu (D-Calif.), who appeared in the "60 Minutes" piece, has said that House Oversight and Government Reform Committee should look at the issue. House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on... Read more
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FOX News
Lawmakers say Secret Service running out of agentsfaster than they can be replaced. "USSS simply cannot hire enough personnel to
Lawmakers say Secret Service running out of agents
FOX News / Posted 14 days ago
faster than they can be replaced. "USSS simply cannot hire enough personnel to keep pace with historic attrition rates," House Oversight and Government Reform Committee chairman Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, and ranking Democrat Elijah Cummings of... Read more
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Newsmax
Report: Secret Service Losing Agents Too Fast to Replacetwo lawmakers to encourage the agency to find "innovative ways" to fulfill its
Report: Secret Service Losing Agents Too Fast to Replace
Newsmax / Posted 15 days ago
two lawmakers to encourage the agency to find "innovative ways" to fulfill its duties, The Washington Examiner reports. House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz and ranking Democrat Elijah Cummings wrote Secret... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Congressman calls for cellphone hacking investigation after '60 Minutes' segmentBarack Obama recently had called him on his cellphone, as had other elected off
Congressman calls for cellphone hacking investigation after '60 Minutes' segment
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 15 days ago
Barack Obama recently had called him on his cellphone, as had other elected officials. In a letter Monday, Lieu asked the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee to investigate a network interchange service called Signaling System Seven,... Read more
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CNET
Congressman wants probe into "open secret" phone hackUS cell phone networks are secure. Still, Lieu wants the problem investigated.
Congressman wants probe into "open secret" phone hack
CNET / Posted 15 days ago
US cell phone networks are secure. Still, Lieu wants the problem investigated. "I strongly believe that action by the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee is needed to examine the full scope and implications of the SS7 security... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
More than 5 million tax returns expected Monday as deadline nearsby groups seeking tax-exempt status. The fate of the bills in the Senate is un
More than 5 million tax returns expected Monday as deadline nears
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 16 days ago
by groups seeking tax-exempt status. The fate of the bills in the Senate is uncertain.IMPEACH IRS COMMISSIONER? The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has moved to impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen, but a full vote has not... Read more
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Everett Herald
Tax time: More than 5M returns expected by midnight deadlinethousands of federal workers.The fate of the IRS-related bills in the Senate is
Tax time: More than 5M returns expected by midnight deadline
Everett Herald / Posted 16 days ago
thousands of federal workers.The fate of the IRS-related bills in the Senate is uncertain.Impeach IRS commissioner?The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has moved to impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen, but a full vote has not... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Millions To File Taxes Todayby groups seeking tax-exempt status. The fate of the bills in the Senate is un
Millions To File Taxes Today
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 16 days ago
by groups seeking tax-exempt status. The fate of the bills in the Senate is uncertain. IMPEACH IRS COMMISSIONER? The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has moved to impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen, but a full vote has not... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Later tax day helps procrastinatorsof federal workers. The fate of the IRS-related bills in the Senate is uncerta
Later tax day helps procrastinators
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 16 days ago
of federal workers. The fate of the IRS-related bills in the Senate is uncertain. IMPEACH IRS COMMISSIONER? The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has moved to impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen, but a full vote has not... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Tax time: More than 5M returns expected by midnight deadlineof federal workers. The fate of the IRS-related bills in the Senate is uncerta
Tax time: More than 5M returns expected by midnight deadline
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 16 days ago
of federal workers. The fate of the IRS-related bills in the Senate is uncertain. IMPEACH IRS COMMISSIONER? The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has moved to impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen, but a full vote has not... Read more
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Orange County Register
Tax time: More than 5 million returns expected by midnight deadlinethousands of federal workers. The fate of the IRS-related bills in the Senate
Tax time: More than 5 million returns expected by midnight deadline
Orange County Register / Posted 16 days ago
thousands of federal workers. The fate of the IRS-related bills in the Senate is uncertain. IMPEACH IRS COMMISSIONER? The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has moved to impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen, but a full vote has not... Read more
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Salon.com
Tax time: More than 5M returns expected by midnight deadlineof federal workers. The fate of the IRS-related bills in the Senate is uncerta
Tax time: More than 5M returns expected by midnight deadline
Salon.com / Posted 16 days ago
of federal workers. The fate of the IRS-related bills in the Senate is uncertain. IMPEACH IRS COMMISSIONER? The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has moved to impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen, but a full vote has not... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Tax time: More than 5M returns expected by midnight deadlineof federal workers. The fate of the IRS-related bills in the Senate is uncerta
Tax time: More than 5M returns expected by midnight deadline
Naples Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
of federal workers. The fate of the IRS-related bills in the Senate is uncertain. IMPEACH IRS COMMISSIONER? The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has moved to impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen, but a full vote has not... Read more
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Fortune
Congress May Look Into Mobile Network Security Flawsroam among different carriers’ systems. On Monday, Lieu called for a congressi
Congress May Look Into Mobile Network Security Flaws
Fortune / Posted 16 days ago
roam among different carriers’ systems. On Monday, Lieu called for a congressional investigation of the SS7 flaws by the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, where he is a member. “The applications for this vulnerability are... Read more
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The News & Observer
Tax time: More than 5M returns expected by midnight deadlineby groups seeking tax-exempt status. The fate of the bills in the Senate is un
Tax time: More than 5M returns expected by midnight deadline
The News & Observer / Posted 16 days ago
by groups seeking tax-exempt status. The fate of the bills in the Senate is uncertain. IMPEACH IRS COMMISSIONER? The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has moved to impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen, but a full vote has not... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Tax time: More than 5M returns expected by midnight deadlineby groups seeking tax-exempt status. The fate of the bills in the Senate is un
Tax time: More than 5M returns expected by midnight deadline
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 16 days ago
by groups seeking tax-exempt status. The fate of the bills in the Senate is uncertain. IMPEACH IRS COMMISSIONER? The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has moved to impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen, but a full vote has not... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Tax time: More than 5M returns expected by midnight deadlineby groups seeking tax-exempt status. The fate of the bills in the Senate is un
Tax time: More than 5M returns expected by midnight deadline
The Seattle Times / Posted 16 days ago
by groups seeking tax-exempt status. The fate of the bills in the Senate is uncertain. IMPEACH IRS COMMISSIONER? The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has moved to impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen, but a full vote has not... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Tax time: More than 5M returns expected by midnight deadlineby groups seeking tax-exempt status. The fate of the bills in the Senate is un
Tax time: More than 5M returns expected by midnight deadline
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 16 days ago
by groups seeking tax-exempt status. The fate of the bills in the Senate is uncertain. IMPEACH IRS COMMISSIONER? The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has moved to impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen, but a full vote has not... Read more
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Denver Post
Tax time: More than 5M returns expected by midnight deadlineby groups seeking tax-exempt status. The fate of the bills in the Senate is un
Tax time: More than 5M returns expected by midnight deadline
Denver Post / Posted 16 days ago
by groups seeking tax-exempt status. The fate of the bills in the Senate is uncertain. IMPEACH IRS COMMISSIONER? The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has moved to impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen, but a full vote has not... Read more
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Philly.com
Tax time: More than 5M returns expected by midnight deadlineby groups seeking tax-exempt status. The fate of the bills in the Senate is un
Tax time: More than 5M returns expected by midnight deadline
Philly.com / Posted 16 days ago
by groups seeking tax-exempt status. The fate of the bills in the Senate is uncertain. IMPEACH IRS COMMISSIONER? The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has moved to impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen, but a full vote has not... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
More than 5 million tax returns expected by midnight deadlineby groups seeking tax-exempt status. The fate of the bills in the Senate is un
More than 5 million tax returns expected by midnight deadline
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 16 days ago
by groups seeking tax-exempt status. The fate of the bills in the Senate is uncertain. IMPEACH IRS COMMISSIONER? The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has moved to impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen, but a full vote has not... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Tax time: More than 5M returns expected by midnight deadlineby groups seeking tax-exempt status. The fate of the bills in the Senate is un
Tax time: More than 5M returns expected by midnight deadline
Naples Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
by groups seeking tax-exempt status. The fate of the bills in the Senate is uncertain. IMPEACH IRS COMMISSIONER? The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has moved to impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen, but a full vote has not... Read more
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Newsmax
More than 5M Tax Returns Expected Monday as Deadline Nearsby groups seeking tax-exempt status. The fate of the bills in the Senate is un
More than 5M Tax Returns Expected Monday as Deadline Nears
Newsmax / Posted 16 days ago
by groups seeking tax-exempt status. The fate of the bills in the Senate is uncertain. IMPEACH IRS COMMISSIONER? The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has moved to impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen, but a full vote has not... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Tax time: More than 5M returns expected by midnight deadlineby groups seeking tax-exempt status. The fate of the bills in the Senate is un
Tax time: More than 5M returns expected by midnight deadline
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 16 days ago
by groups seeking tax-exempt status. The fate of the bills in the Senate is uncertain. IMPEACH IRS COMMISSIONER? The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has moved to impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen, but a full vote has not... Read more
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The Morning Call
More than 5M tax returns expected today as deadline nearsby groups seeking tax-exempt status. The fate of the bills in the Senate is un
More than 5M tax returns expected today as deadline nears
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
by groups seeking tax-exempt status. The fate of the bills in the Senate is uncertain. IMPEACH IRS COMMISSIONER? The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has moved to impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen, but a full vote has not... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Tax time: More than 5M returns expected by midnight deadlineby groups seeking tax-exempt status. The fate of the bills in the Senate is un
Tax time: More than 5M returns expected by midnight deadline
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 16 days ago
by groups seeking tax-exempt status. The fate of the bills in the Senate is uncertain. IMPEACH IRS COMMISSIONER? The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has moved to impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen, but a full vote has not... Read more
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Northwest Herald
More than 5M tax returns expected as deadline loomsImpeach IRS commissioner? The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee
More than 5M tax returns expected as deadline looms
Northwest Herald / Posted 17 days ago
Impeach IRS commissioner? The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has moved to impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen, but a full vote has not been taken in the House. House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., stopped short of backing... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
More than 5M tax returns expected as deadline loomsImpeach IRS commissioner? The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee
More than 5M tax returns expected as deadline looms
Daily Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
Impeach IRS commissioner? The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has moved to impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen, but a full vote has not been taken in the House. House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., stopped short of backing... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Millions To File Taxes Todayby groups seeking tax-exempt status. The fate of the bills in the Senate is un
Millions To File Taxes Today
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 17 days ago
by groups seeking tax-exempt status. The fate of the bills in the Senate is uncertain. IMPEACH IRS COMMISSIONER? The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has moved to impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen, but a full vote has not... Read more
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