Paul L. Caron

Friday, March 7, 2014

The IRS Scandal, Day 302

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Does the chair of a committee have the right to abridge the speech of the minority? Do members of the committee, other than the chair, have the right to question witnesses?

Posted by: Publius Novus | Mar 7, 2014 11:50:30 AM

I'm puzzled. Does the chairman have the right to call on members, or do they have the right to speak whenever they want to? Did Rep. Issa do anything wrong? (I know he apologized, but that might be just political pressure from the Black Caucus.)

Posted by: Eric Rasmusen | Mar 7, 2014 10:50:53 AM

Given the increased level of attacks on Rep. Issa and the IRS investigation he must be making some progress.

Posted by: Bruce | Mar 7, 2014 7:32:51 AM