Oversight and Government Reform Committee

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Oversight and Government Reform Committee

A committee in the U.S. House of Representatives responsible for investigations into the function of the federal government. That is, the committee has jurisdiction over how efficiently the government spends its revenue. The committee was established in 1816 but took its current name in 2007.
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That news report triggered the response by the chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee. Issa stated in the press release announcing the investigation, "Some commentators have labeled this transaction as a backdoor bailout of BofA by permitting the bank to shift part of its risky portfolio to American taxpayers.
* The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, which has targeted the U.S.
Darrell Issa (R-Calif.), who will become chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee ...
Testifying before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee March 28, Doan said she did not consider her conversations with Williams to be briefings.