Instead of acknowledging that as an austerity-minded Republican his only priority and primary goal for serving in the House cutting infrastructure spending, Ryan warned that Congress is in no way going to "rush to judgment and try doubling the size of government programs" just because some people died in an accident he said was caused by "human error."
In his first proposed tax reform legislation as chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, deficit hawk Paul Ryan's tax plan benefitting big business and the wealthy will increase the deficit by $100 billion over ten years.
Republicans have been attacking the IRS Commissioner, accusing him of lying to the American people over lost Nicole Flax emails but it turns out that there is no evidence the emails were lost.
Sander Levin called Republicans out for their utter waste of government resources and taxpayer money, noting that 150 IRS employees have worked 70,000 hours for the fake IRS scandal.
Democrats Sandy Levin and Elijah Cummings demanded to know how much Issa's IRS 'investigations' are costing the taxpayers. They suggest the total is "well into the millions of dollars."
On Tuesday, after the Senate passed a bill to extend unemployment insurance to the long-term unemployed, and President Obama held a press conference requesting the GOP-led House to also pass it, Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) released the following statement.
The Inspector General's report didn't mention the IRS targeting progressive groups for enhanced scrutiny, because Darrell Issa used the IG's office to harass his own 'Enemies List.'