Recent Hearings

December 10, 2014

Examining EPA’s Management of the Renewable Fuel Standard Program

Energy Policy, Health Care and Entitlements
Local Time: 9:30 a.m. in 2154 Rayburn House Office Building
December 10, 2014

Addressing the Backlog in the Federal Employee Retirement Process

Federal Workforce, US Postal Service and Census
Local Time: 1:30 p.m. in 2154 Rayburn House Office Building
December 09, 2014

Examining ObamaCare Transparency Failures

Full Committee
Local Time: 9:30 a.m. in 2154 Rayburn House Office Building
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Press Releases

December 18, 2014

Issa Applauds Senate Action to Open Digital Access to Legislative Data

Today, House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Darrell Issa, R-Calif., released the following statement on U.S. House Bulk Legislative Task Force Deputy House Clerk Robert Reeves’ a

Oversight Report Finds Poor Decision-Making in Disability Program Could Cost Taxpayers Billions

Today, House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Darrell Issa, R-Calif., released a staff report which finds poor decision-making by administrative law judges (ALJs) in the Social Secur
December 12, 2014

FITARA Sent to President’s Desk

“Each year, the federal government spends $80 billion on federal information technology systems, yet much of that is wasted on cost overruns, long delays, and servicing outdated programs,” said Is
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Reports

December 18, 2014

Misplaced Priorities: How the Social Security Administration Sacrificed Quality for Quality in the Disability Determination Process

Key Findings: ·         All of the 48 ALJ focused reviews conducted by SSA and reviewed by Committee staff showed numerous deficiencies in ALJ decision-making and several disturbing patterns.
December 8, 2014

Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation’s (FDIC) Involvement in ‘Operation Choke Point’

Key findings: ·  The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, the primary federal regulator of over 4,500 banks, targeted legal industries.  FDIC’s explicitly intended its list of “high-risk mer
September 18, 2014

U.S. Census Bureau: Addressing Data Collection Vulnerabilities

Among the report’s findings: ‧         The Census Bureau’s lack of recordkeeping and deficient data collection system fostered an environment in which data falsification could occur. ‧
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