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  1. Lerner Used Program That Automatically Deleted MessagesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | News Max

    Lois Lerner, the retired IRS official at the center of a 2013 conservative group targeting scandal, used an instant-messaging system that automatically deleted sent messages, the Daily Caller reports . Citing newly released emails obtained by the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, the Daily Caller reports that Lerner preferred the agency's Office Communication Server because it left no record of her messages during the period when her department was giving extra scrutiny to conservative and tea party groups.

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  2. Congressmen Call for Impeachment of IRS HeadRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Weekly Standard

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  3. With House Benghazi Committee in disagreement, Secretary Clinton agrees to testifyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WMTV Madison

    This past weekend, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton agreed to testify before the House Select Committee on Benghazi, roughly scheduled for late October. The long awaited testimony of former Secretary Clinton is tentatively scheduled for October 22 in front of the House Benghazi Committee, though there are still discussions as to what questions her camp is okay with answering.

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  4. The House Is Set to Vote on a Three-Month Highway BillRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | National Journal

    That'll give the Senate a short-term extension for highway funding and punt a fight on the Export-Import Bank until later this year. Eyeing a Friday deadline to extend highway funding, the House will vote this week on a three-month extension of the Highway Trust Fund, giving the Senate a short-term extension and pre-empting a potential attempt to reauthorize the Export-Import Bank this month.

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  5. Reps. DeSantis, Jordan Join in Calling for IRS Chief's OusterRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | News Max

    Florida Rep. Ron DeSantis and Ohio Rep. Jim Jordan are joining House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz in calling on President Barack Obama to remove IRS Commissioner John Koskinen from his post. Koskinen was appointed by President Barack Obama in 2013 after the scandal broke alleging that the IRS put conservative groups seeking nonprofit status through additional scrutiny compared to other groups, thereby slowing down their approval leading up to the 2012 presidential election.

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  6. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Lucianne.com

    House Republicans will call on President Obama to fire IRS Commissioner John Koskinen on Monday - or threaten to try and remove him themselves, congressional aides said. Oversight Chairman Jason Chaffetz , Rep. Jim Jordan and other GOP members of the Oversight panel will discuss their efforts later on Monday.

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  7. House Republicans to Obama:Fire IRS chiefRead the original story

    Yesterday | Lucianne.com

    House Republicans will call on President Obama to fire IRS Commissioner John Koskinen on Monday - or threaten to try and remove him themselves, congressional aides said. Oversight Chairman Jason Chaffetz , Rep. Jim Jordan and other GOP members of the Oversight panel will discuss their efforts later on Monday.

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  8. Chaffetz Calls For Obama To Fire IRS' KoskinenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Daily Caller

    U.S. Representative Jason Chaffetz speaks with Representative Trey Gowdy during "The Security Failures of Benghazi" hearing on Capitol Hill, Washington D.C. October 10, 2012. Diplomatic security in Libya was drawn down ahead of last month's fatal attack on the U.S. mission in Benghazi and U.S. officials did not have enough protection, the former head of a U.S. security team in Libya told lawmakers on Wednesday.

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  9. Sarah Palin funds John Boehner Republican opponentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Examiner.com

    Rep. Louie Gohmert launched a long-shot campaign Sunday for speaker of the House of Representatives, in the latest episode of the conservative rebellion against current Speaker John Boehner . The Conservatives4Palin blog noted on Sunday that former Alaska governor and presidential candidate Sarah Palin has arranged for SarahPac to provide funding to the reelection campaigns of Republican House members who opposed re-electing John Boehner as House Speaker.

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  10. Patent reform defectors emerge in HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | The Hill

    The House Judiciary Committee's lopsided approval of patent reform legislation last month would not have looked as overwhelming if every member showed up. Six of the seven members of the committee who were absent told The Hill they are leaning toward opposing the measure in its current form.

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  11. War: Chamber of Commerce gearing up to take out conservative incumbents in the House next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Hot Air

    What a nifty illustration of Ted Cruz's point today about the GOP caucus being captured by K Street and corporate interests. The influential and well-heeled business group is already eyeing several races, but the plans are still in their infancy and the targets have not yet been decided upon, according to more than a half dozen Republican sources on K Street and Capitol Hill.

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  12. UPDATE 2-Obama says Ex-Im Bank lapse hurts small businessesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Reuters

    ... ride this month on an unrelated transportation funding bill, but not if Republican opponents like Representative Jim Jordan of Ohio can stop it. "We need to get through the next five legislative days and not have Ex-Im attached to anything," Jordan ...

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  13. Paul Ryan and Kevin McCarthy to Senate: You Better Not Add Ex-Im Bank to Highway BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | National Review Online

    In the past week, House Ways and Means Committee chairman Paul Ryan and House majority leader Kevin McCarthy have shown great resolve in passing an extension to the highway bill clean of all Ex-Im Bank extensions. The House voted Wednesday to approve a short-term deal, which lasts until December, in part to preempt the Senate from attaching Ex-Im.

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  14. The Conservative Leader Who Doesn't Want to LeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | National Journal

    Jim Jordan's colleagues have pushed for him to be a chairman, whip, even Speaker. For now, he's the GOP leadership's most important intraparty foe.

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  15. Conservatives want Congress to respond to gay marriage rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | The Washington Post

    Sen. Mike Lee , right, speak to members of the media after a vote on the Senate floor on Sept. 27, 2013.

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  16. How conservatives are keeping the gay marriage issue alive on Capitol HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | The Washington Post

    Three weeks after the Supreme Court declared same-sex marriage a constitutional right, conservative lawmakers continue pressing to have Congress weigh in with a response - even as top Republican leaders show little stomach for putting divisive social issues on the front burner. Reversing the ruling would mean pursuing a constitutional amendment that most anti-gay-marriage lawmakers admit will be a long-term -- and uphill -- project.

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  17. Mike DeWine to investigate Planned Parenthood in the wake of controversial videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Cleveland.com

    Attorney General Mike DeWine's office announced Thursday it is investigating Ohio's three Planned Parenthood clinics to see whether they illegally sold organs from aborted fetuses. A DeWine spokesman said the AG's charitable law section is subpoenaing documents from Ohio's Planned Parenthood clinics to see whether they violated a state law banning the sale of body parts from aborted fetuses .

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  18. Congressional panels will probe Planned Parenthood videoRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 16 | Commercial Dispatch

    The searing political conflict over abortion flared anew Wednesday as three Republican-led congressional committees said they will investigate whether Planned Parenthood is selling organs from aborted fetuses. House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, criticized the group and said President Barack Obama should condemn and end the practice.

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  19. GOP vows Planned Parenthood reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | NWAonline

    The political conflict over abortion flared anew Wednesday as two Republican-led House committees said they will investigate whether Planned Parenthood is selling organs from aborted fetuses. House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, criticized the network of reproductive health care providers and said President Barack Obama should condemn and end the practice.

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  20. Secretary: Long-term funding fix for infrastructure neededRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | The Columbus Dispatch

    The House voted for yet another short-term extension of a federal highway bill on Wednesday, even as the U.S. secretary of transportation acknowledged that the nation's infrastructure will continue to crumble unless there is a long-term solution. Secretary Anthony Foxx said that while Congress scrambles to get baseline funding for the nation's roads, bridges and other infrastructure, that money doesn't address the 70 million additional people who will live in the United States by 2045.

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