| Jun 29, 2014
| 10:25 AM
U.S. House Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa said on Sunday a former Internal Revenue Service official's missing emails probably will never be recovered, but the woman's lawyer said the emails are irrelevant to an investigation of how the tax...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 9:20 PM
Rep. Darrell Issa said Tuesday evening that former U.S. Treasury official Neel Kashkari's success in the statewide primary would be “critical” in order for the GOP to mount a viable challenge to Gov. Jerry Brown in November.
| Feb 11, 2014
| 5:12 PM
Right-wing and tea-party groups already have House Speaker John A. Boehner (R-Ohio) on their enemies list, thanks to his stance on last year's bipartisan budget agreement. One can only wonder what will happen to the rest of the House GOP leadership now...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 6:26 PM
This may be the most ho-hum statewide election ever held in California. But there couldn't be more at stake for ailing Republicans. They're teetering on life or death.
Does the state GOP begin the lengthy road back to recovery? Or does it fall into...
| May 14, 2014
| 5:36 PM
Republican gubernatorial candidate Tim Donnelly on Wednesday lashed out at the GOP elite that is rallying around rival Neel Kashkari, saying they are scared of his own candidacy.
"I'm a threat to the country club Republicans,” Donnelly, an...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 3:05 PM
WASHINGTON – "One of the giants of Congress." "A tough partisan, but above all, an institutionalist." "End of an era."
Those were among the reactions Thursday to the announcement by Rep. Henry A. Waxman (D-Beverly Hills) that he would be...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 8:04 PM
Highly competitive congressional races in California, attracting interest across the nation, were already drawing many millions of dollars in donations even before the election year began, according to new campaign reports.
From the Bay Area to San...
| May 14, 2014
Commenting on GOP gubernatorial candidate Tim Donnelly's accusation that his political rival, Neel Kashkari, favors sharia law, Rep. Darrell Issa said, "It is crap like this that gives Republicans a bad name." ("Rep. Darrell Issa assails Donnelly for...
| May 23, 2014
| 1:16 PM
Secretary of State John F. Kerry will testify next month before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee about the 2012 terrorist attack in Benghazi, Libya, the State Department said Friday.
A spokeswoman for the department suggested his...
| May 5, 2014
| 10:41 AM
Most Americans have probably tuned out of the latest inside-the-beltway debate about the Benghazi attack. That's probably because it isn't about the 2012 assault on the U.S. diplomatic compound in Benghazi at all but, at this point, has descended into...
| May 5, 2014
| 10:40 PM
Trying to claw his way into contention before the June 3 primary, Republican gubernatorial candidate Neel Kashkari on Monday unveiled his first television ad and donated $500,000 of his own money to his campaign.
Trailing badly in public-opinion polls...