Oversight

Play of the Day: From 'Fox and Friends' To The United Nations

Heather Nauert has been nominated for one of the United States' top diplomatic posts.

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Play of the Day: The First Lady Is True To Herself

Late-night hosts joked about Melania Trump's Fox News interview.

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Government Reverses Course, Sending 4-Year-Old Boy Back to His Father

More than 11 weeks after separating a young Salvadoran boy from his father and claiming, without evidence, that his father was a gang member, the Department of Homeland Security returned the boy.

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Play of the Day: What Really Went On In This Week's Oval Office Meeting

Sure, the president threatened a shutdown, but there was also plenty of other action.

House Budget Committee leaders Reps. Steve Womack, R-Ark., (left) and John Yarmuth, D-Ky., on Tuesday hailed the ruling.

House Budget Leaders Hail GAO Legal Opinion on White House Rescissions

Watchdog finds president may not rush requests to cancel spending.

Play of the Day: Pence Watches As Trump, Schumer and Pelosi Argue

The vice president closed his eyes like he wanted to be anywhere else.

Expedition 58 Flight Engineer Anne McClain of NASA waits to have her Russian Sokol suit pressure checked in preparation for her launch aboard the Soyuz MS-11 spacecraft on Dec. 3.

NASA Continues Its Reign Atop Best Places to Work in Government

Partnership for Public Service notes “sharp drop” in several factors affecting federal employee satisfaction.

How the IRS Was Gutted

An eight-year campaign to slash the agency’s budget has left it understaffed, hamstrung and operating with archaic equipment. The result: billions less to fund the government. That’s good news for corporations and the wealthy.

Play of the Day: Does Anyone Want To Be White House Chief Of Staff?

Finding a replacement for John Kelly is harder than it looks.

Judge Slams Justice and State Departments for Inept Handling of FOIA Requests

Ruling saying the agencies’ approach “smacks of outrageous misconduct” and “negligence” gives new life to Clinton email case.

Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., said: "There is no time that criticizing a policy of the sitting president or any other politician is a violation of the Hatch Act."

Incoming Oversight Chair Blasts New Hatch Act Guidance Limiting Talk of ‘Resistance’ in the Office

Rep. Cummings calls Trump-era adjustments "radical" and perhaps "unconstitutional."

Rep. Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y.,  is met by reporters as her arrives for testimony by former FBI Director James Comey behind closed doors on Capitol Hill on Friday.

The Dangerous ‘New Phase’ for Donald Trump

The incoming House Judiciary chairman says the president has allegedly been involved in “massive frauds against the American people.”

Play of the Day: John Kelly's Time At The White House Is Up

The general is leaving his post at the end of the year.

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