Government Oversight

House Oversight launches probe into Rob Porter's hiring
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The chair of the House Oversight Committee said Wednesday the panel has launched a probe into the White House’s handling of Rob Porter’s employment.

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Trump’s lawyer admits he paid Stormy Daniels, but he won’t say why
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Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer, admitted Tuesday that he paid adult film actress Stephanie Clifford (stage name Stormy Daniels) $130,000 out of his own pocket, but he’s not saying much else about it, according to the New York Times. Clifford told In Touch magazine in 2011 that she had an affair with Trump […]

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Watch: CIA director hits back at NY Times for accusing his agency of being duped by Russian spy
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CIA Director Mike Pompeo bashed the New York Times on Tuesday over a report last week that alleged a Russian spy recently duped CIA agents out of $100,000. The report said CIA agents made a deal with the Russian spy to buy back stolen National Security Agency cyberwarfare tools. The Russian promised the tools and […]

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Commentary: Our fake ‘conservative’ Congress doesn’t care about debt — and probably never will
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Spending only the money you actually have. It’s a basic concept that even young children understand, and yet, the children running our government in Washington, D.C., can’t seem to figure it out. On Friday, President Donald Trump signed into law a hefty two-year bipartisan budget bill that increases the debt ceiling until March 2019 and […]

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WATCH: Dreamer blasts Dems for using immigrants as ‘pawns,’ praises Trump for work on immigration
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Hilario Yanez, a recipient of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, destroyed the liberal narrative surrounding DACA and praised President Donald Trump on Fox News Saturday. What did he say? Speaking on “Fox and Friends,” Yanez thanked Trump for his action on immigration reform and DACA. “Let me begin by first thanking Donald Trump […]

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WATCH:  'The battle is not over': FCC commissioner says on repeal of net neutrality protections
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Since the repeal of the 2015 net neutrality rules, Commissioner Mignon L. Clyburn characterized the FCC’s current role as “precarious” as more money flows into a market free of oversight or governance.

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WATCH:  Government goes into brief shutdown as senator delays votes
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Sen. Rand Paul held the floor to decry the bill’s price tag. ABC’s Ali Rogin reports.

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