IRS chief says agency no longer probing missing e-mails

John Koskinen offered little new information about the matter, saying he doesn’t want to interfere with an inspector general’s investigation.

Darrell Issa cuts bait at Obama fishing expedition

Hearing scuttled moments before an independent witness was set to testify there were no fish.

Dozens of inspectors general say federal agencies hindering oversight

Forty-seven inspectors general issued the complaint in a letter to congressional oversight leaders.

House panel rejects White House claim of immunity from subpoena

The move could set up a potential contempt battle between the White House and the House oversight committee.

Cummings says Issa killed chances for Lois Lerner contempt proceedings

Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.) preempted a potential contempt fight over the IRS official’s refusal to testify, laying out legal arguments in a letter to House Speaker John Boehner.


DHS contractor suffers major computer breach, officials say

(Eric Gay / AP)

Officials say employees’ personal information likely taken as FBI launches investigation.


Clash between Issa, Cummings latest partisan spat to divide House oversight committee

House Oversight Committee chairman apologizes to Rep. Elijah E. Cummings for cutting off microphone.


House members try a DIY preemptive bipartisanship

(Rick Bowmer / AP)

Reps. Chaffetz and Cummings build a friendship across the aisle now to prevent partisan meltdowns later