STEM Act Passage Shows Parties Still Far Apart On ImmigrationDarrell Issa (R-Calif.), who voted for the STEM bill, told reporters Friday after a post-vote press conference. "I want to break this up into passable bill by passable bill.
US House Votes to Increase Number of High-Tech Work Visas"We can only gain by asking as many people who are smart and who create opportunities far beyond just their own to be part of our society," said Representative Darrell Issa, a California Republican. "The benefit to our ... "The administration is ...
House Republicans Hold News Conf. On STEM Jobs Act of 2012Darrell Issa (R-CA) (L) and Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) share a laugh after the House passed the STEM Jobs Act November 30, 2012 in Washington, DC.
After Ron Paul and Gary Johnson, Libertarians Need to Make a Choice: Join the ...Darrell Issa (RCalif.) appears to be positioning himself as a defender of internet freedom, and it's an article of (somewhat misplaced) faith that the GOP must moderate its immigration position or be buried by a demographic tide. The party is far from ...
Boehner Appoints 19 Extreme Right White Guys To Head House CommitteesHis choices have come under fire for being uniformly white with the possible exception of Representative Darrell Issa who is of Lebanese descent.
Message to the GOP: Believe it or NotJohn McCain says we need to leave abortion alone and get to the business of immigration reform. McCain wants another .... But we're talking about the party of Trent Lott, George Bush, John Boehner, Darrell Issa and John McCain. It is the party of faux ...
How Republicans Can Become the People's PartyImmigration. The Republican rhetoric on immigration, highlighted by Romney's "self-deportation" comment on the campaign trail, appears heartless and costs support from Hispanics and other immigrant groups. The Republicans' hardline stance on ...
NEW STEM VISA LAW COULD TRANSFORM U.S. ECONOMYA 2011 Kauffman Foundation study found almost one in four American high-technology firms founded between 1995 and 2005 have had at least one immigrant founder. These are the same companies that have gone on to create thousands of jobs in America ...
House GOP Committee Chairs Will All Be White Men In Next CongressPaul Ryan (R-Wis.) will remain atop the House Budget Committee. As some readers have noted, House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) is of Arab descent; his paternal grandparents were Lebanese immigrants.
Hunter sees room for immigration, budget dealsHunter cruised to a third term Tuesday with 68 percent of the vote. His new 50th Congressional District now includes the Temecula area of Southwest Riverside, formerly represented by Rep. Darrell Issa, who picked up coastal Orange County as part of his ...
The technologist's guide to CongressFrom immigration to an open Internet, technology touches on many aspects of our lives. But not every candidate ... The site labels Representatives Eric Cantor, R-Va.
Chaffetz expected to snag easy win for third termChaffetz favors deporting illegal immigrants, eliminating in-state tuition for them and no longer automatically granting citizenship to children born in the United States to illegal immigrants. He says spending is out of control in Congress and ...
Longtime pol Vargas readies for new D.C. postDuncan Hunter and Darrell Issa over to dinner. "They're all good ... "On immigration, border security needs to come first and foremost, so anyone who is interested in working toward that goal will find plenty of inviting and enthusiastic partners in ...
Silicon Valley bets right on ObamaIn contrast to most of the East Coast business elite, who put their money behind Republican Mitt Romney, Silicon Valley was overwhelmingly supportive of the president's campaign, backing Obama on key issues such as immigration reform, research and ...
Morning BitsI mean, this country is based on immigrants. We've got to find a way to welcome all of our immigrants in, all those who want to live that piece of the American dream.
House Democrat enlists Reddit in pushback against website seizuresThe California Democrat has been an outspoken critic of the "Operation in Our Sites" effort led by the Department of Justice and U.S.
First Thoughts: Previewing the president's presserGetting the message on immigration… and Autopsy 2012: the marriage gap. By Chuck Todd, Mark ... Hensarling, and Gov.
Has Obama's Foreclosure Settlement Worked?Illegal immigrants: 393,000. ... Bankers: zero. ... You want to win elections, you bang on the jailable class. You build prisons and fill them with people for selling dime bags and stealing CD players.
In lame-duck session, lawmakers aim to resolve legislative leftoversDarrell Issa (R-Calif.) has led a push for a House version. The top Democrat on the Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Rep. Elijah Cummings (Md.
HUFFPOST HILL - Socialism, Day Two: The UnAmericaningRAISE THE ROOF? - HuffPost DC: "An announcement made Thursday by Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.), the chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, could lead the way toward the nation's capital allowing taller buildings.