Source: FBI ‘A-team’ leading ‘serious’ Clinton server probe, focusing on defense info

By Catherine Herridge, Pamela Browne | FoxNews.com An FBI “A-team” is leading the “extremely serious” investigation into Hillary Clinton’s server and the focus includes a provision of the law pertaining to “gathering, transmitting or losing defense information,” an intelligence source told Fox News. The section of the Espionage Act is known as 18 US Code 793. A separate […]

Exclusive: State Dept.-released Clinton email had classified intel from 3 agencies, in possible violation

By Catherine Herridge | FoxNews.com One of the emails that triggered the FBI probe into Hillary Clinton’s server contained classified intelligence from three different agencies, Fox News has learned – which could mean the State Department violated a President Obama-signed executive order by authorizing its release. That 2009 order, EO 13526, lays out the rules for “classifying, safeguarding and […]

Start-Up Day Across America: Recognizing America’s Innovators

  By Rep. Jared Polis and Rep. Darrell Issa | recode.net Before coming to Congress, both of us founded small businesses — in industries ranging from car alarms to flower delivery — and we’ve watched as the American innovation economy has transformed from collections of factories and assembly lines to networks of incubators and accelerators. Strategies […]

7 decades later, Del Mar vet awarded Bronze Star

  10news.com VISTA – A Del Mar man who went seven decades without knowing he was eligible for a Bronze Star for his World War II service is scheduled to receive the medal today from Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Vista… “It is truly an honor to pay tribute to Capt. Sulit for his bravery and commitment […]

Senior US official: China has been accessing the Obama administration’s private emails

By: Natasha Bertrand | businessinsider.com Chinese cyberspies have been reading the private emails of Obama-administration officials and “all top national security and trade officials” since 2010, according to a senior administration official and a top secret NSA document obtained by NBC. The email espionage — codenamed “Dancing Panda” by the US before being dubbed “Legion Amethyst” — […]

Issa Calls for Removal of IRS Chief After Tea

By Chris Jennewein | timesofsandiego.com In the wake of a bi-partisan Senate report that found the IRS mismanaged tax exemptions for conservative Tea Party groups, Rep. Darrell Issa on Thursday called for the removal of IRS Commissoiner John Koskinen. Issa, who had earlier investigated the the issue in the House of Representatives, said the IRS was guilty of “shameful political targeting” under the […]

Congressman Issa Challenges ‘Stingray’ Surveillance

By Candice Nguyen | nbcsandiego.com U.S. Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif, is speaking out against a controversial surveillance program that uses a device called the “Stingray.” The Stingray tool mimics cellphone towers, tricking phones essentially to connect and feed data/information back to police about the target’s location. Opponents of the device says it gives law enforcement too much power […]