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  1. The FOIA Improvement ActRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... law. Fortunately, the House of Representatives, spurred by the leadership of Reps. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.), Elijah Cummings (D-Md.) and Mike Quigley (D-Ill.), unanimously passed a FOIA reform bill this February with 410 votes. In response to the ...

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  2. Is Postal Reform Becoming One Big Cluster...Box?Read the original story

    Jun 30, 2014 | DM News

    First, Rep. Darrell Issa , frequent critic of the Obama Administration, sent a letter to ranking minority member Rep. Elijah Cummings urging him and his fellow Democrats to join Republican members in a bipartisan revision of his postal reform bill that would implement provisions from the President's 2015 budget.

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  3. IRS head says no laws broken in email lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | Home

    ... to explain why attorneys did not focus on and flag Lerner's 'lost' emails at the outset," Issa said. Rep. Elijah Cummings of Maryland, the top Democrat on the Oversight Committee, said, "Republicans have been trying desperately - and unsuccessfully ...

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  4. Lawmaker Wants to Force Testimony From Security Clearance Firm CEORead the original story

    Jun 30, 2014 | Government Executive

    ... testimony on bonuses from the CEO of the government's largest security clearance service provider. Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., the ranking member of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee who clashes frequently with Chairman Darrell ...

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  5. Cummings satisfied with Khattala interrogationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2014 | The Hill

    Rep. Elijah Cummings on Monday expressed confidence that the United States is correct in trying the captured Benghazi attack suspect Ahmed Abu Khattala in a federal court.

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  6. Federal Eye: Cummings wants USIS head to answer questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2014 | Washington Post

    Rep. Elijah Cummings wants to get answers from the chief executive of the largest federal contractor that conducts background security investigations.

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  7. Lawmaker pushes for interview of background firm CEORead the original story

    Jun 30, 2014 | Washington Times

    ... Monday that the firm has has failed to cooperate with Congress's inquiry into executive bonus payouts. Rep. Elijah Cummings , Maryland Democrat, said USIS chief executive Sterling Phillips has refused to answer questions posed both at a hearing and ...

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  8. Rep. Issa: Shielding $300 Billion in Tax EvasionRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2014 | Counterpunch

    ... playing" by failing to produce key emails from a senior IRS official. Ranking minority Committee member Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD) provided a very different account of the entire episode, apologizing to Koskinen for having to "go through this ...

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  9. Obama Derangement Syndrome Watch, Supersize WorldNetDaily EditionRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2014 | ConWebBlog

    ... in the killing of America. Other times, I remember that all of these people, along with the likes of Elijah Cummings, Brad Sherman, Henry Waxman, Sheila Jackson Lee and Debbie Wasserman-Schultz, have all been elected numerous times, so perhaps it's ...

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  10. Only Obama staffers believe IRS a lost' emailRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2014 | Enter Stage Right

    ... similar circumstances would be asked to recuse himself from anything concerned with the investigation. Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD) was so honored by the IRS commissioner's appearance before the House committee investigating the IRS scandal that he ...

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  11. Congressman Cummings Hated the IRS Before Obama, Suddenly He Loves ItRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2014 | Wizbang

    In a perfect example of the partisan lies uttered by Democrats, back in 1998 and '99, Congressman Elijah Cummings was quoted ripping the IRS every way but Sunday.

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  12. The IRS targeting scandal: 4 things to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | CBS News

    ... done a damn thing to help" the investigations into the inappropriate way the IRS targeted certain... Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., the top Democrat on House Oversight and Government Reform, argued the subpoena that brought White House attorney Jen... ...

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  13. McCarthy denies trying to obstruct oversight at EPARead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Washington Times

    Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy told members of Congress at a Capitol Hill hearing Wednesday that she has never tried to obstruct oversight of her agency.

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  14. Anti-IRS group uses Democrats' defenses in new adRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    ... hearings, including Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., and Rep. Gerry Connolly, D-Va., who are featured in the ad. Rep. Elijah Cummings , D-Md., delivered a particularly theatrical apology to Koskinen. "I thank you from the depths of my heart for taking on ...

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  15. Sen. Vitter returns to the House to discuss 'systematic breakdown' at EPARead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | NOLA.com

    ... income, and result in job losses for little or no measurable impact on our ever changing climate." Rep. Elijah Cummings , D-Md., the top Democrat on the House Oversight Committee, said the panel's Republican majority ought to consider the threat to ...

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  16. IRS head says no laws broken in loss of emailsRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2014 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... to explain why attorneys did not focus on and flag Lerner's `lost' emails at the outset," Issa said. Rep. Elijah Cummings of Maryland, the top Democrat on the Oversight Committee, said, "Republicans have been trying desperately - and unsuccessfully ...

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  17. Rep. Darrell Issa interviewed after Obama's State of the Union address on Tuesday, January 25, 2011.Read the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | National Journal

    ... plants. "Eventually, I believe, the committee must turn from 'oversight' to 'reform,' " said ranking member Elijah Cummings of Maryland. "At some point, history calls on us to take on the greatest challenge our generation has ever faced in global ...

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  18. "Dems Fawn Over IRS Commissioner Who Contributed Over $85,000...Read the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Protein Wisdom

    ... you've got a person who's given what you've given and been brought into difficult circumstances" said Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD) to Koskinen during last night's hearing. "You know, at my age, I began to stop and think about my own mortality, and ...

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  19. National Archives boss: IRS 'did not follow the law' on lost Lerner...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Fox News

    ... the truth of what happened," House Speaker John Boehner said Tuesday. But as for O'Connor's treatment, Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., Issa's Democratic counterpart on the committee, blasted the chairman for the "unilateral subpoena." "Why is she ...

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  20. IRS head says no laws broken in email lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | Home

    ... to explain why attorneys did not focus on and flag Lerner's 'lost' emails at the outset," Issa said. Rep. Elijah Cummings of Maryland, the top Democrat on the Oversight Committee, said, "Republicans have been trying desperately - and unsuccessfully ...

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