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The Record
The story of Sarah Root, who Trump said was sacrificed ‘on the altar of open borders’release of Mejia sent Scott Root and his wife Michelle into a rage and on a per
The story of Sarah Root, who Trump said was sacrificed ‘on the altar of open borders’
The Record / Posted 19 hours ago
release of Mejia sent Scott Root and his wife Michelle into a rage and on a personal crusade, as he would express it to the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, "to be the voice of my murdered daughter, Sarah Rae-Ann Root, murdered on... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Walberg named to conference committee on national defensehis signature. Rep. Walberg serves on the House Education and the Workforce Com
Walberg named to conference committee on national defense
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 21 hours ago
his signature. Rep. Walberg serves on the House Education and the Workforce Committee as chairman of the Workforce Protections Subcommittee. In addition, he serves on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee. Monroe News - Monroe, Michi... Read more
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Daily Mail
Story behind death Trump used to highlight dangers of open bordersby immigrants because of limited resources. Miss Root's devastated parents tri
Story behind death Trump used to highlight dangers of open borders
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
by immigrants because of limited resources. Miss Root's devastated parents tried to push for reform by speaking to the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee. They have also pushed to bring a bill called Sarah's Law to the floor. The... Read more
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Canberra Times
The story of Sarah Root, who Trump said was sacrificed 'on the altar of open borders'of Mejia sent Scott Root and his wife, Michelle, into a rage and on a personal
The story of Sarah Root, who Trump said was sacrificed 'on the altar of open borders'
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
of Mejia sent Scott Root and his wife, Michelle, into a rage and on a personal crusade, as he would express it to the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, "to be the voice of my murdered daughter, Sarah Rae-Ann Root, murdered on... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The story of Sarah Root, who Trump said was sacrificed 'on the altar of open borders'of Mejia sent Scott Root and his wife, Michelle, into a rage and on a personal
The story of Sarah Root, who Trump said was sacrificed 'on the altar of open borders'
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
of Mejia sent Scott Root and his wife, Michelle, into a rage and on a personal crusade, as he would express it to the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, "to be the voice of my murdered daughter, Sarah Rae-Ann Root, murdered on... Read more
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WA Today
The story of Sarah Root, who Trump said was sacrificed 'on the altar of open borders'of Mejia sent Scott Root and his wife, Michelle, into a rage and on a personal
The story of Sarah Root, who Trump said was sacrificed 'on the altar of open borders'
WA Today / Posted yesterday
of Mejia sent Scott Root and his wife, Michelle, into a rage and on a personal crusade, as he would express it to the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, "to be the voice of my murdered daughter, Sarah Rae-Ann Root, murdered on... Read more
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Dundas Star News
The story of Sarah Root, who Trump said was sacrificed ‘on the altar of open borders’release of Mejia sent Scott Root and his wife Michelle into a rage and on a per
The story of Sarah Root, who Trump said was sacrificed ‘on the altar of open borders’
Dundas Star News / Posted yesterday
release of Mejia sent Scott Root and his wife Michelle into a rage and on a personal crusade, as he would express it to the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, "to be the voice of my murdered daughter, Sarah Rae-Ann Root, murdered on... Read more
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Roll Call
'Nuclear Option' Deal, Perez Survive Rubio Filibuster Pushan impassioned but likely ill-fated speech, Rubio said that Perez has not produ
'Nuclear Option' Deal, Perez Survive Rubio Filibuster Push
Roll Call / Posted yesterday
an impassioned but likely ill-fated speech, Rubio said that Perez has not produced a slew of documents requested by the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee chaired by Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., and thus should not be... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
The story of Sarah Root, who Trump said was sacrificed 'on the altar of open borders'release of Mejia sent Scott Root and his wife Michelle into a rage and on a per
The story of Sarah Root, who Trump said was sacrificed 'on the altar of open borders'
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
release of Mejia sent Scott Root and his wife Michelle into a rage and on a personal crusade, as he would express it to the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, "to be the voice of my murdered daughter, Sarah Rae-Ann Root, murdered on... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Day 4 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claimswere “extremely careless in their handling of very sensitive, highly classified
Day 4 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claims
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 2 days ago
were “extremely careless in their handling of very sensitive, highly classified information.” And appearing before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Comey said, “I think she was negligent.” Clinton had also maintained that... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimswere "extremely careless in their handling of very sensitive, highly classified
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 2 days ago
were "extremely careless in their handling of very sensitive, highly classified information." And appearing before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Comey said, "I think she was negligent." Clinton had also maintained that... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimswere "extremely careless in their handling of very sensitive, highly classified
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 2 days ago
were "extremely careless in their handling of very sensitive, highly classified information." And appearing before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Comey said, "I think she was negligent." Clinton had also maintained that... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimswere "extremely careless in their handling of very sensitive, highly classified
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
WMTW Portland / Posted 2 days ago
were "extremely careless in their handling of very sensitive, highly classified information." And appearing before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Comey said, "I think she was negligent." Clinton had also maintained that... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimswere "extremely careless in their handling of very sensitive, highly classified
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
WLKY Louisville / Posted 2 days ago
were "extremely careless in their handling of very sensitive, highly classified information." And appearing before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Comey said, "I think she was negligent." Clinton had also maintained that... Read more
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WBAL-TV Baltimore
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimswere "extremely careless in their handling of very sensitive, highly classified
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
WBAL-TV Baltimore / Posted 2 days ago
were "extremely careless in their handling of very sensitive, highly classified information." And appearing before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Comey said, "I think she was negligent." Clinton had also maintained that... Read more
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WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimswere "extremely careless in their handling of very sensitive, highly classified
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley / Posted 2 days ago
were "extremely careless in their handling of very sensitive, highly classified information." And appearing before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Comey said, "I think she was negligent." Clinton had also maintained that... Read more
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WYFF 4 Greenville
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimswere "extremely careless in their handling of very sensitive, highly classified
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
WYFF 4 Greenville / Posted 2 days ago
were "extremely careless in their handling of very sensitive, highly classified information." And appearing before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Comey said, "I think she was negligent." Clinton had also maintained that... Read more
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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
Day 4 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claimswere "extremely careless in their handling of very sensitive, highly classified
Day 4 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claims
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh / Posted 2 days ago
were "extremely careless in their handling of very sensitive, highly classified information." And appearing before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Comey said, "I think she was negligent." Clinton had also maintained that... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Day 4 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claimswere "extremely careless in their handling of very sensitive, highly classified
Day 4 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claims
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 2 days ago
were "extremely careless in their handling of very sensitive, highly classified information." And appearing before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Comey said, "I think she was negligent." Clinton had also maintained that... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimswere "extremely careless in their handling of very sensitive, highly classified
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted 2 days ago
were "extremely careless in their handling of very sensitive, highly classified information." And appearing before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Comey said, "I think she was negligent." Clinton had also maintained that... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimswere "extremely careless in their handling of very sensitive, highly classified
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
were "extremely careless in their handling of very sensitive, highly classified information." And appearing before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Comey said, "I think she was negligent." Clinton had also maintained that... Read more
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CNN
Day 4 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claimswere "extremely careless in their handling of very sensitive, highly classified
Day 4 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claims
CNN / Posted 2 days ago
were "extremely careless in their handling of very sensitive, highly classified information." And appearing before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Comey said, "I think she was negligent." Clinton had also maintained that... Read more
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Orange County Register
112 fugitives across Southern California arrested in ICE operationthe proper papers. “Sadly, ICE records indicate a number of these aliens have
112 fugitives across Southern California arrested in ICE operation
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
the proper papers. “Sadly, ICE records indicate a number of these aliens have gone on to commit additional crimes while in the United States,” ICE Deputy Director Daniel Ragsdale told the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee this... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
112 immigrant fugitives across Southern California arrested in ICE operationaliens have gone on to commit additional crimes while in the United States,” IC
112 immigrant fugitives across Southern California arrested in ICE operation
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
aliens have gone on to commit additional crimes while in the United States,” ICE Deputy Director Daniel Ragsdale told the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee this month. Here is a breakdown of the deportations of undocumented... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Email probe not over, but what's next uncertainpresident," according to an ABC/Washington Post poll released last week. Reps.
Email probe not over, but what's next uncertain
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 4 days ago
president," according to an ABC/Washington Post poll released last week. Reps. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, the chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, and Bob Goodlatte, R-Va., the chairman of the House Judiciary Committee,... Read more
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DMNews
Chaffetz Bill Builds Hope for Postal Reform by Year's Endof Congress—was in the air and the president of the American Catalog Mailers As
Chaffetz Bill Builds Hope for Postal Reform by Year's End
DMNews / Posted 5 days ago
of Congress—was in the air and the president of the American Catalog Mailers Association and the Ranking Member of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee were finding common ground. “We're on the 15 yard line,” Cummings told... Read more
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The Hill
Fast and Furious: Are you listening Congress?his murder, removing all electronic devices? The family was told Brian’s reside
Fast and Furious: Are you listening Congress?
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
his murder, removing all electronic devices? The family was told Brian’s residence was not a crime scene. Why wasn’t the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee provided the three emails Agent Brian Terry wrote to the National Border... Read more
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The Christian Post
Atlanta Fire Chief Removed for Faith: Gov't the Biggest Threat to Religious Freedomcity of Shreveport, Louisiana, and ultimately held the highest fire office in t
Atlanta Fire Chief Removed for Faith: Gov't the Biggest Threat to Religious Freedom
The Christian Post / Posted 6 days ago
city of Shreveport, Louisiana, and ultimately held the highest fire office in the nation," Cochran said at a hearing by the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on the First Amendment Defense Act. "Despite these achievements, government... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
‘Midnight Rules’ Take Years to Cross the Finish Line, Public Citizen Report FindsRepresentatives just after midnight on July 7, would place a moratorium on most
‘Midnight Rules’ Take Years to Cross the Finish Line, Public Citizen Report Finds
CommonDreams.org / Posted 6 days ago
Representatives just after midnight on July 7, would place a moratorium on most rules after Election Day. Democrats on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee offered an amendment to the legislation that would have exempted rules under... Read more
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The Washington Times
Progressive attempt to silence climate change dissenters, pastorssection official Lois Lerner and other partisan IRS employees. Instead, he has
Progressive attempt to silence climate change dissenters, pastors
The Washington Times / Posted 6 days ago
section official Lois Lerner and other partisan IRS employees. Instead, he has effectively thwarted the effort. The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee woke up long enough to vote along party lines on June 17 to censure Koskinen,... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Post Pulse hearing into why Orlando didn't get fundsit was ranked No. 34, Kamioe said. U.S. Rep. John Mica, who represents Florida
Post Pulse hearing into why Orlando didn't get funds
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 6 days ago
it was ranked No. 34, Kamioe said. U.S. Rep. John Mica, who represents Florida's 7th district and led the hearing by the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, said he wants a reassessment of how the funding is allocated, adding that... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Demings, Mina ask Congress for funding for Orlando-area anti-terrorism measuresrespond to potential future threats. Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings and O
Demings, Mina ask Congress for funding for Orlando-area anti-terrorism measures
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
respond to potential future threats. Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings and Orlando Police Chief John Mina addressed the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee in Washington about the Urban Area Security Initiative grant program, which... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Demings, Mina ask Congress for funding for Orlando-area anti-terrorism measuresrespond to potential future threats. Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings and O
Demings, Mina ask Congress for funding for Orlando-area anti-terrorism measures
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
respond to potential future threats. Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings and Orlando Police Chief John Mina addressed the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee in Washington about the Urban Area Security Initiative grant program, which... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Schultz: Republicans don't know when to stop with the Clintonsafter Comey, also correctly, declined to charge Hillary Clinton with a crime, R
Schultz: Republicans don't know when to stop with the Clintons
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 8 days ago
after Comey, also correctly, declined to charge Hillary Clinton with a crime, Republicans were baying at him. A month ago, House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, said he “probably” would accept Comey’s... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Post Pulse, hearing into why Orlando didn't get fundsit was ranked No. 34, Kamioe said. U.S. Rep. John Mica, who represents Florida
Post Pulse, hearing into why Orlando didn't get funds
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 8 days ago
it was ranked No. 34, Kamioe said. U.S. Rep. John Mica, who represents Florida's 7th district and led the hearing by the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, said he wants a reassessment of how the funding is allocated, adding that... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Post Pulse, hearing into why Orlando didn't get fundsit was ranked No. 34, Kamioe said. U.S. Rep. John Mica, who represents Florida
Post Pulse, hearing into why Orlando didn't get funds
Brandon Sun / Posted 8 days ago
it was ranked No. 34, Kamioe said. U.S. Rep. John Mica, who represents Florida's 7th district and led the hearing by the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, said he wants a reassessment of how the funding is allocated, adding that... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
‘Who’s the alternative?’ is post-Comey campaign issueinspire confidence - showed restraint, maturity and backbone in publicly defend
‘Who’s the alternative?’ is post-Comey campaign issue
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
inspire confidence - showed restraint, maturity and backbone in publicly defending, especially before the publicity-hungry House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, his decision. Harry Truman famously said, "If you can't stand the heat, get... Read more
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The Christian Post
FRC Withdraws Support for Bill to Protect Gay Marriage Opponents' Religious Freedom After Its Weakened in CongressFRC. Over a year after being introduced in the House, H.R. 2802 finally receiv
FRC Withdraws Support for Bill to Protect Gay Marriage Opponents' Religious Freedom After Its Weakened in Congress
The Christian Post / Posted 9 days ago
FRC. Over a year after being introduced in the House, H.R. 2802 finally received a hearing this Tuesday before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee. A statement from FRC shared with the Christian Post explains that during... Read more
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The Washington Times
Republicans demand punishment for countries that refuse to take back criminal illegalsState Department is required under the law to halt visas, Michele Bond, assista
Republicans demand punishment for countries that refuse to take back criminal illegals
The Washington Times / Posted 9 days ago
State Department is required under the law to halt visas, Michele Bond, assistant secretary for consular affairs, told the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee. Mr. Ragsdale acknowledged that Mr. Johnson had not made any requests. An... Read more
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The Morning Call
America better off with Trump than Clintonsensitive and highly classified information and that she turned over all of her
America better off with Trump than Clinton
The Morning Call / Posted 9 days ago
sensitive and highly classified information and that she turned over all of her emails to the FBI. Testifying before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Comey said Clinton was not truthful about sending and receiving classified,... Read more
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Breitbart
House Freedom Caucus to Force Floor Vote to Impeach IRS Commissionerdecision, the groups were frozen without anything to appeal. Two days before S
House Freedom Caucus to Force Floor Vote to Impeach IRS Commissioner
Breitbart / Posted 9 days ago
decision, the groups were frozen without anything to appeal. Two days before Speaker Paul Ryan took the gavel Oct. 29, the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee voted to impeach Koskinen. “Commissioner Koskinen violated the public... Read more
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DMNews
Postal Reform Takes a Forward StepShare this content: The 2016 Postal Service Reform Act was unanimously backed
Postal Reform Takes a Forward Step
DMNews / Posted 10 days ago
Share this content: The 2016 Postal Service Reform Act was unanimously backed this week by the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee. Earlier attempts at reform have not received a vote in the House, and this measure mirrors a Senate bill... Read more
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USA Today
Rep. Marsha Blackburn seeks probe of Clinton Foundationor non-existence of any other investigations,” Comey said in response to a ques
Rep. Marsha Blackburn seeks probe of Clinton Foundation
USA Today / Posted 10 days ago
or non-existence of any other investigations,” Comey said in response to a question from Republican Rep. Jason Chaffetz of Utah, chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee. Read or Share this story: http://usat... Read more
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The Hill
Top GOP senator downplays IRS impeachmentThey also alledge he made false statements about the emails under oath. The Ho
Top GOP senator downplays IRS impeachment
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
They also alledge he made false statements about the emails under oath. The House Judiciary Committee held two hearings to look at Koskinen's alleged misconduct. The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, separately, voted to censure... Read more
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MLive.com
Kildee pushes Paul Ryan for action on Flint water crisis fundsstate of Michigan. Rep. Dan Kildee, D-Mich. testifies on Capitol Hill in Washi
Kildee pushes Paul Ryan for action on Flint water crisis funds
MLive.com / Posted 10 days ago
state of Michigan. Rep. Dan Kildee, D-Mich. testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing to examine the ongoing situation in Flint, Mich. Flint is under a... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Hillary Clinton needs Gary Johnson to Defeat Donald Trumpa potentially disqualifying criminal charge. FBI Director James Comey got a tou
Hillary Clinton needs Gary Johnson to Defeat Donald Trump
Op-Ed News / Posted 10 days ago
a potentially disqualifying criminal charge. FBI Director James Comey got a tough dressing down by the Republicans on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee last Thursday. It may be much more difficult for him to absolve Clinton on... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Blackburn asks for federal investigation of Clinton Foundationother investigations," Comey said in response to a question from Republican Rep
Blackburn asks for federal investigation of Clinton Foundation
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 10 days ago
other investigations," Comey said in response to a question from Republican Rep. Jason Chaffetz of Utah, chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee. Michael Collins is the Washington correspondent for The Commercial Appeal.... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Rep. Blackburn asks FBI to open ‘public corruption’ investigation into Clinton Foundationother investigations," Comey said in response to a question from Republican Rep
Rep. Blackburn asks FBI to open ‘public corruption’ investigation into Clinton Foundation
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
other investigations," Comey said in response to a question from Republican Rep. Jason Chaffetz of Utah, chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee. Michael Collins is the Washington correspondent for the Knoxville News... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
The campaign post-Comeyinspire confidence - showed restraint, maturity and backbone in publicly defend
The campaign post-Comey
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 10 days ago
inspire confidence - showed restraint, maturity and backbone in publicly defending, especially before the publicity-hungry House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, his decision. Harry Truman famously said, "If you can't stand the heat, get... Read more
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The Forward
Liberal Jewish Groups Speak Out To Defend Same-Sex Marriagemonth by Senator Mike Lee (R-Utah) and Rep. Raúl Labrador (R-Ind.). Hearings o
Liberal Jewish Groups Speak Out To Defend Same-Sex Marriage
The Forward / Posted 11 days ago
month by Senator Mike Lee (R-Utah) and Rep. Raúl Labrador (R-Ind.). Hearings on the bill will take place Wednesday in the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee. In a letter to the committee about what they call the “unjust legislation,”... Read more
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