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 10, 2014

Issa Statement on the Resignation of HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius

Kathleen Sebelius had a supremely difficult job implementing a law as unpopular and unwieldy as ObamaCare. Her tenure as the head of the Department of Health and Human Services may be at an end, but A

Senate Advances DATA Act Compromise

“The American taxpayer deserves to know when, where and how his or her money is spent,” said Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., Chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee and lead s

Oversight Committee Approves Lois Lerner Contempt of Congress Resolution

“Today, the Oversight Committee upheld its obligation to pursue the truth about the IRS targeting of Americans because of their political beliefs,” said Chairman Darrell Issa, R-Calif. “Our inve
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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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