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House voting to hold ex-IRS official Lois Lerner in contempt

The House is preparing to vote Wednesday on holding a former Internal Revenue Service official in contempt of Congress for refusing to testify at a pair of committee... Read more »

May 7, 2014


Democrats open door to taking part in Benghazi probe — with conditions

House Democrats opened the door Tuesday to participating in a special panel's investigation of Benghazi, even if they see it as little more than an election-year ploy... Read more »

May 6, 2014


Rep. Jason Chaffetz accuses White House of hiding Benghazi documents

Rep. Jason Chaffettz accused the White House and the State Department on Monday of hiding documents to hinder a congressional investigation into an attack that killed... Read more »

May 6, 2014


Our current news river churns a steady torrent of controversy

The 21st century news cycle is better called a news river — a steady torrent of issues and controversies. We review some of the flotsam in the froth. Read more »

May 4, 2014


Lawyer for ex-IRS official at center of conservative targeting controversy asks to address House

The lawyer for a former Internal Revenue Service official at the heart of the agency's tea party controversy asked Monday to address the House ahead of a vote to hold... Read more »

April 28, 2014


An immigration opportunity

President Obama and faith leaders on Tuesday pledged to urge Congress to act on immigration reform as soon as possible. And House Democrats announced a strategy to... Read more »

April 16, 2014


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