The measure would designate certain positions for workers with alternative credentials.
The Senate confirmed U.S. drug czar and a former Seattle police chief Gil Kerlikowske to head Customs and Border Protection.
This is a transcript of Wednesday’s House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing that became a raucous affair when the chairman tried to silence the top Democrat on the panel by having his microphone shut off.
The letter from farm, food safety and other groups asks President Obama to reject the proposal.
The Congressional Black Caucus called for Republican leadership to strip Issa of his position.