David Sherfinski

Ron Paul: House leadership voted for "police state"

Former Rep. Ron Paul says that even had an amendment to defund some of the surveillance programs of the National Security Agency (NSA) had passed... Read more

Gay immigrant partners to get equal treatment in applying for visas

Both the Obama administration and the GOP have pivoted swiftly on key regulatory and legal issues in the wake of last month's Supreme Court... Read more

IRS IG: Audit never labeled groups "conservative" or "liberal"

The chief watchdog who discovered the extra IRS scrutiny of conservative groups on Thursday rejected Democratic efforts to portray his... Read more

Memo: Political motivation not evident in IRS targeting of conservative groups

A new 36-page memo from Democrats on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee said that 15 interviews with IRS employees in Washington... Read more

House drops food stamps, passes ag-only farm bill

House Republican leaders powered through a slimmed-down farm bill Thursday, dropping the food stamp program from the measure and leaving the rest... Read more