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Comer, Herrell Raise Concerns After Biden Administration Pressures Big Tech to Promote Green New Deal Agenda

Request documents and information to understand the Administration’s push to suppress free speech, discredit reasonable debate on climate issues WASHINGTON — Today, House Committee on Oversight and Reform Ranking Member James Comer (R-Ky.) and Subcommittee on the Environment Ranking Member Yvette Herrell (R-N.M.) raised serious concerns over the Biden Administration’s ongoing efforts to suppress free speech and silence any who criticize the Administration’s ...

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Comer, Grothman Probe ICE’s Identification Cards Pilot Program for Illegal Immigrants

Request a briefing and documents to better understand another reckless policy that will further exacerbate the ongoing border crisis WASHINGTON — Today, House Committee on Oversight and Reform Ranking Member James Comer (R-Ky.), Subcommittee on National Security Ranking Member Glenn Grothman (R-Wis.), and Oversight Committee Republicans are probing the Biden Administration’s plan to provide illegal immigrants identification cards. In a letter to U.S. Immigration and ...

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Comer, Oversight Republicans Probe Department of Homeland Security Obstructing Office of Inspector General Investigations

Memo reveals DHS is advising employees on how to impede OIG oversight WASHINGTON — Today, House Committee on Oversight and Reform Ranking Member James Comer (R-Ky.) and Oversight Committee Republicans are launching a probe into efforts by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to obstruct oversight by the Office of Inspector General (OIG). In a letter to DHS Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas, the Republican lawmakers raise concerns about a memo advising employees on how ...

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Hice: Biden Administration Ignoring the Law, Failing on Cyber

WASHINGTON — Government Operations Subcommittee Ranking Member Jody Hice (R-Ga.) opened today’s hearing by slamming the Biden Administration for its recent FITARA scorecard, demonstrating that 10 federal agencies are failing in cyber. He noted that the grades for the scorecard do not reflect any cyber goals set forth by the Biden Administration because they haven’t issued any.  Subcommittee Ranking Member Hice highlighted how the Biden Administration’s shortcomings on cyber follow ...

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ICYMI: Comer Joins Hannity, Discusses Possible Coordinated Effort to Hide Hunter Biden’s Dealings 

WASHINGTON — House Committee on Oversight and Reform Ranking Member James Comer (R-Ky.) joined “Hannity” on Fox News to discuss a possible coordinated effort by the Biden Administration to hide the Biden family network’s suspicious foreign business transactions from the American people. In addition, he revealed new information showing that Edward Prewitt, a former Clinton Administration political appointee, advised Hunter Biden on financial transactions when U.S. banks were actively ...

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Oversight Republicans, Western Caucus Rebuke Interior, EPA for Incentivizing “Sue and Settle” Agreements

Members demand documents on Biden Administration’s actions to decrease government transparency, reward serial litigators WASHINGTON—Today, House Committee on Oversight and Reform Ranking Member James Comer (R-Ky.) and Western Caucus Chairman Dan Newhouse (R-Wash.) led 36 Oversight Republicans and Western Caucus Members in sending letters to U.S. Department of the Interior Secretary Deb Haaland and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator ...

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Herrell: Americans Deserve to Hear Testimony from Senior Biden Administration Officials

WASHINGTON — Subcommittee on the Environment Ranking Member Yvette Herrell (R-N.M.) opened today’s hearing on leaded fuel in the aviation industry by calling on Democrats to hold the federal government accountable to the American people. She noted that Committee Republicans have been calling on Democrats to invite Biden Administration witnesses for over a year and emphasized how Administration officials are now refusing to comply with both Republicans’ and Democrats’ requests to ...

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Comer, Herrell Slam Biden Administration for Subverting Congressional Oversight

Encourage Democrats to authorize subpoenas to compel testimony from Administration officials WASHINGTON — Today, House Committee on Oversight and Reform Ranking Member James Comer (R-Ky.) and Subcommittee on the Environment Ranking Member Yvette Herrell (R-N.M.) are raising concerns over Democrats’ refusal to require Biden Administration officials to testify at hearings, emphasizing that no cabinet-level officials have appeared before the panel this Congress. In a ...

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Comer Presses Hunter’s Financial Advisor on Biden Family’s Suspicious Foreign Business Deals

WASHINGTON—House Committee on Oversight and Reform Ranking Member James Comer (R-Ky.) today is pressing Hunter Biden’s financial advisor, Edward Prewitt, for information about Hunter Biden and the Biden family’s foreign business deals that have triggered suspicious activity reports (SARs). Prewitt, a former Clinton Administration political appointee, advised Hunter Biden on financial transactions when U.S. banks were flagging suspicious activity by the Biden family. Ranking Member ...

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Comer: Republicans Target Criminals, Democrats Target Lawful Gun Owners

WASHINGTON—House Committee on Oversight and Reform Ranking Member James Comer (R-Ky.) opened today’s hearing on “Examining the Practices and Profits of Gun Manufacturers” by criticizing Democrats’ failed gun control policies that target lawful firearm owners. He pointed out that the Supreme Court recently affirmed the right of self-defense enshrined in the Second Amendment and blasted Democrats for targeting American industry instead of criminals. Instead of vilifying American ...