Tag: Oversight

Pelosi Statement on Issa Subpoena of Secretary Kerry

“Why are House Republicans putting the American people through this ongoing saga to nowhere? Rather than focus on the priorities of the American people – creating jobs, strengthening the middle class, and passing immigration reform – House Republicans continue to try to exploit the tragic events in Benghazi with one grossly partisan investigation after another. The American people deserve better.”

Pelosi Statement on House Vote on Select Committee on Benghazi

“It is clear that House Republicans will do anything to divert attention away from their failed leadership and do-nothing record. As they work to feed the most conspiracy-obsessed elements of their base, millions of Americans are languishing thanks to Republicans’ refusal to act on the urgent business before our nation: renewing emergency unemployment insurance, raising the minimum wage, and creating jobs.”

Trey Gowdy: Darrell Issa’s Mini-Me?

There’s one thing you should know about Congressman Trey Gowdy, Tea-Party darling and head of Speaker Boehner’s Select Committee on Benghazi: he has a lot in common with Chairman Darrell Issa. Spoiler alert: Gowdy claimed to have evidence of a Benghazi cover-up… Continue

Equal Pay Day

Today is Equal Pay Day–the day marking how far into the year a woman must work, on average, to earn as much as a man earned the previous year. This gap costs women and their families $10,784 every year (median)–as CAP documents,… Continue

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