Election officials question campaign accounting for Issa’s challenger, Applegate

Election officials question campaign accounting for Issa’s challenger, Applegate By Morgan Cook | SanDiegoUnionTribune.com As Democrat Doug Applegate begins raising money for a second challenge of Republican Rep. Darrell Issa, federal elections officials are questioning his campaign’s financial reporting, and filings show a nearly $400,000 drop in cash-on-hand overnight that the campaign has yet to explain… […]

Issa Releases Proposed Legislation To Repeal, Replace Obamacare

Issa Releases Proposed Legislation To Repeal, Replace Obamacare By KPBS | KPBS.org Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Vista, Tuesday released an initial draft of proposed legislation that would repeal and replace the Affordable Healthcare Act, as demonstrators on both sides rallied outside his North County office. “The Access to Insurance for All Americans Act” put forth by Issa would allow […]

Poll: Americans overwhelmingly oppose sanctuary cities

Poll: Americans overwhelmingly oppose sanctuary cities By Jonathan Easley | TheHill.com An overwhelming majority of Americans believe that cities that arrest illegal immigrants for crimes should be required to turn them over to federal authorities. The poll shows that President Trump has broad public support in his effort to crack down on sanctuary cities. A […]

ICYMI: ObamaCare in ‘death spiral,’ Aetna CEO says

ObamaCare in ‘death spiral,’ Aetna CEO says By Fox News | FoxNews.com The leader of one of the U.S.’s largest health insurance agencies—who has been saying for months that ObamaCare is on the ropes– said Wednesday that statistics indicate that the law has now entered a “death spiral.” Aetna’s CEO Mark Bertolini told The Wall […]

Issa appears at morning rallies, addressing supporters, critics

Issa appears at morning rallies, addressing supporters, critics By J. Harry Jones | SanDiegoUnionTribune.com Congressman Darrell Issa spoke for more than an hour Tuesday morning to supporters and critics gathered outside his Vista office in dueling rallies focused on promoting or defeating the agenda of President Donald Trump. A few dozen supporters, holding signs urging Issa […]

Congressman honors Vietnam hero

Congressman honors Vietnam hero By Linda McIntosh | SanDiegoUnionTribune.com In the depths of the Vietnam war, helicopter pilot Daniel Iman was repeatedly shot at while bringing comrades to safety during a mission June 24, 1970, in Cambodia. Iman, who served as aircraft commander, tried to land, and despite heavy fire, kept returning until he was […]

House Passes Email Privacy Act

House Passes Email Privacy Act By John Eggerton | MultiChannel.com The House Monday unanimously passed the E-mail Privacy Act. A version of the bill, which boosts protections of information stored in the cloud, passed the House unanimously in the last session of Congress in April and supporters were hoping for clean passage in the Senate as well, […]

Talking Tech With Rep. Darrell Issa

Talking Tech With Rep. Darrell Issa By Michaela Ross | BNA.com U.S. Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) is leading the 115th Congress’s tech-heavy agenda with an effort to raise the salary floor for some workers on high-skilled labor visas to $100,000. Issa, who chairs the House Judiciary Courts, Intellectual Property and the Internet Subcommittee, spoke with […]

IT management and tech-driven transparency remain at forefront for House Oversight

IT management and tech-driven transparency remain at forefront for House Oversight By Samantha Ehlinger | FedScoop.com The House Oversight and Government Reform committee’s agenda for the new Congress will include its usual scrutiny of the federal government’s ability to manage its IT, as well as a continued push for technology-based solutions that make government more transparent. The panel approved its authorization […]