Recent Hearings

April 09, 2014

Examining Ways the Social Security Administration Can Improve the Disability Review Process

Energy Policy, Health Care and Entitlements
Local Time: 1:30 p.m. in 2154 Rayburn House Office Building
April 08, 2014

The President’s Fiscal Year 2015 Budget Proposal for the Postal Service

Full Committee
Local Time: 10:00 a.m. in 2154 Rayburn House Office Building
April 08, 2014

Reducing Waste in Government: Addressing GAO’s 2014 Report on Duplicative Federal Programs

Full Committee
Local Time: 1:30 p.m. in 2154 Rayburn House Office Building
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Press Releases

April 24, 2014

Issa Statement on Oregon’s Decision to Scrap ObamaCare Exchange

WASHINGTON – Today, House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Darrell Issa, R-Calif., released the following statement on Oregon’s decision to shut down its state health insurance e

Oversight Committee Probes Justice Department Role in IRS Targeting

Requests documents and transcribed interview of DOJ official in wake of public revelation that DOJ corresponded with former IRS official Lois Lerner about prosecuting tax exempt status applicants WASH
April 17, 2014

Issa and Farenthold Probe Census Revisions to Healthcare Coverage Rate

“Numerous experts from across the political spectrum claim that the Census’s new measure will limit the effectiveness of the survey to measure the effects the Affordable Care Act has had on the nu
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Reports

April 7, 2014

Staff Report: Debunking the Myth that the IRS Targeted Progressives: How the IRS and Congressional Democrats Misled America about Disparate Treatment

Among the key findings of the report: IRS’s three “test” cases were all conservative organizations: Prescott Tea Party, American Junto, the Albuquerque Tea Party. (pp. 14-18) Congressional Democ
March 11, 2014

Staff Report: “Lois Lerner’s Involvement in the IRS Targeting of Tax-Exempt Organizations”

Key Document Based Highlights (documents and testimony in appendix): Tea Party “itching for a Constitutional challenge:” Lerner and her colleagues, after being under public pressure from Presiden
February 26, 2014

Staff Report: Limitless Surveillance at the FDA: Protecting the Rights of Federal Whistleblowers

Key Findings: Insufficient authorization and guidelines. The monitoring was implemented with insufficient written authorization, no policy in place and no legal guidance given to the contractors condu
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