… which will function as still more pre-propaganda to “explain” their many “victories” this November.
Monday, August 2, 2010
GOP House Members Are Setting the Stage for Investigations of Obama
By: Roger Shuler
President Barack Obama has stubbornly taken a “look forward, not backwards” philosophy to possible criminal acts during the Bush administration. But Republicans are sending signals that they will not take such an approach if they are able to win back the U.S. House of Representatives in the November elections.
Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA) is strongly indicating that he will launch numerous investigations of the Obama administration if he becomes chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee. Issa already has raised questions about possible White House interference in U.S. Senate races in Pennsylvania and Colorado. In a recent interview with The Washington Post, Issa made it clear that aggressive investigations are coming if he replaces Rep. Edolphus Towns (D-NY) as chair of the Oversight Committee.