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Tag Archives: Darrell Issa

Wiretap: Trump is all over the map on immigration while Dreamers are stuck in limbo

As it becomes increasingly less clear what exactly the president is willing to sign in a bipartisan bill to address the plight of the Dreamers, […]...

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January 11, 2018 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Wiretap: Living with the intelligence community we deserve

Barack Obama stepped lightly around the Senate Intelligence Report on CIA torture, knowing that he can condemn what happened in the dark days after 9/11, […]...

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December 10, 2014 Just In
The real scandal: Shouting al-Qaeda on a crowded TV news set

The real scandal: Shouting al-Qaeda on a crowded TV news set

David Kirkpatrick's great piece on the Benghazi attack has GOP critics all shaken up. Is it possible they had it all wrong? (Just nod quietly, the NSA could be listening.)...

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December 31, 2013 Littwin, Uncategorized

Wiretap: Investigate!

Alert: Republicans finally have a new plan on Obamacare. If they can't delay it, defund it or destroy it, they'll do what Congress always does: they'll investigate it. From Fast and Furious to Slow and Makes Us Furious. This will...

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October 24, 2013 Health, Politics, The Beats, The Mix
Economists urge Obama, Congress to protect more public lands

Economists urge Obama, Congress to protect more public lands

Protecting public lands can be a boon for the private sector, attracting companies and workers to the communities that border them, more than 100 economists wrote in letter to President Obama this week. ...

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December 2, 2011 Center Well, Environment/Energy, Politics

PolitiFact exposes budget lies–from both sides of the aisle

PolitiFact, the nonpartisan fact-checking arm of the St. Petersburg Times, this week evaluated key talking points about the federal budget made by both Republicans and Democrats. ...

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March 4, 2011 Center Well, Politics

Koch Brothers connected to House committee attacking EPA

The Watchdog Institute, a nonprofit reporting center based out of San Diego State University, has released a report showing connections between a committee in the U.S. House of Representatives and the Koch brothers, Charles and David. ...

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March 1, 2011 Center Well, Environment/Energy, Politics
Senate votes in a landslide to audit the Fed

Senate votes in a landslide to audit the Fed

WASHINGTON-- On Tuesday, the Senate voted in a landslide to approve the Audit the Fed amendment to Sen. Chris Dodd’s (D-Conn.) financial regulatory reform proposal. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), the author of the amendment, has directed the...

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May 13, 2010 Center Well, Politics, Top Stories
The ACORN Obsession, holiday version

The ACORN Obsession, holiday version

Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., one week off of his ACORN forum, tweets evidence that the White House served ACORN-shaped treats at a Christmas party last […]...

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December 8, 2009 Blog, Politics
Stacked GOP ACORN hearing finds reason to investigate further

Stacked GOP ACORN hearing finds reason to investigate further

WASHINGTON-- As legislators streamed into the room around him, Rep. Lamar Smith (R-Tex.), ranking member of the House Judiciary Committee, peered over his glasses at the roughly 60 people who’d come to this special hearing. “I’m glad to see this turnout...

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December 1, 2009 Center Well, Politics

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Support The Indy at the Denver Press Club with guest bartender Dick Lamm!

Former Colorado Gov. Richard Lamm will return to the Denver Press Club as a guest bartender next Tuesday, Jan. 9 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 […]

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PHOTOS: A Marade in which boots spoke the loudest

Coloradans have been marching in memory of Martin Luther King, Jr., for 35 years now. Some “Marades” have been headier than others. Like in 1992 […]

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