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Polling Update: Every Day Brings Conflicting Evidence of Midterm Trends
Eight days out and counting, Democrats remain on the cusp of a pretty solid midterm win — but it’s close.
How Darrell Issa Could Return to Washington As Indicted Congressman’s Successor
Issa had been eyeing Hunter’s strongly Republican district from the moment he “retired.” A Hunter resignation or defeat could make it real.
How 3 Races in California Could Cost Democrats Control of the House
In key districts, Democratic disarray is threatening to put winnable seats out of reach.
California Republicans Mostly Steer Clear of Trump During His Visit
Most of them found something else to do during the president’s visit, though a gubernatorial candidate just missed his flight.
2018 Democratic Wave Likely to Be a True Tsunami in California
The Golden State has been trending Democratic of late. Everything that’s happened in 2018 could accelerate that trend.
Darrell Issa Becomes 30th Republican to Announce Retirement
The Democrats’ chances of taking the House have improved significantly in the last 48 hours.
Blue-State Republican Revolt Over Tax Bill Could Come Back to Haunt GOP
The House tax bill passed easily, but Republicans from three high-tax states voting no could cause problems down the road.
Democratic Lawmaker Calls Out GOP Congressman for ‘Mansplaining’
“Thank goodness we have so many men in Congress to mansplain our naiveté.”
Paul Ryan Scoffs at Prospects of Losing His Gavel in 2018
Signs are growing that House Republicans, including some very senior members, could be in trouble next year.
Trumpcare Could Help Build a House Democratic Wave for 2018
Whatever else it means, passage of Trumpcare spells trouble for the House Republicans — especially Californians — in tough districts who voted for it.
Rep. Darrell Issa Says Special Prosecutor Should Conduct Trump-Russia Probe
The California Republican thinks Attorney General Jeff Sessions should recuse himself.
Obamacare’s First Day Was Worse Than Anyone Thought
Only six people managed to enroll.
Darrell Issa Hopes to Have Proof of IRS Conspiracy Theory Soon
For now, he’s just calling Jay Carney a “paid liar.”
Expert: Lois Lerner Didn’t Waive Her Right to Plead the Fifth
The congressman is wrong, and Lerner’s lawyer is right.”
Eric Holder Let Darrell Issa Know Just How Much He Hates Him Today
Representative Darrell Issa Does Not Look Totally Unlike Jon Hamm
At least to some people.
Issa to Investigate Unemployment Rate
It is not as exact science as it needs to be.”
The Secret Service Scandal Is Not Going Away Anytime Soon
Just in case you thought that was a possibility.
Ex-Goldman and SEC Guy Changed His Name Before Going to Work for the Government Again [Update]
The revolving door is lined with money.
Darrell Issa Doesn’t Think the President’s Reelection Campaign Is Entirely Chicago-Based
The Republican congressman has launched a probe into what he says is overlap between Obama’s political and presidential duties.
Darrell Issa Now Investigating Own Spokesman [Updated: He’s Gone]
Kurt Bardella is accused of being a little too helpful with a
Democrats Give Darrell Issa the Credit of Trying to Take Him Down
Is this even necessary?
Congressman Darrell Issa Has an Awesome Method for Firing People
And he’s done a bunch of other interesting and illicit things.
Howard Kurtz Keeps Hilarious Error to Himself Until
Calls Him Out
He thought he was interviewing Darrell Issa. He was not.
Health Care Repeal Vote Coming Next Week
With Issa’s investigations coming shortly thereafter.
The GOP Intend to Take Down ‘One of the Most Corrupt Administrations in Modern Times’
The world is laughing at the paper tiger we’ve become.”
New House Oversight Chairman Wants ‘Seven Hearings a Week Times 40 Weeks’
White House staff, meet Republican congressman Darrell Issa. He likes subpoenas.
Motorcycle-Riding Republican Prepares to Let the Subpoenas Fly
He’s a latter-day Dan Burton.
GOP Infighting Over Fake Census Mailers Is Getting Uncomfortable
Republican congressmen say the
is intentionally trying to deceive people.