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#1 Pelletier accuses Issa and Grassley of refusing to follow evidence in the Fast and Furious investigation, saying
"Congressional oversight refers to oversight by the United States Congress of the Executive Branch, including the numerous U.S. federal agencies. Congressional oversight refers to the review, monitoring, and supervision of federal agencies, programs, activities, and policy implementation. Congress exercises this power largely through its congressional committee system. However, oversight, which dates to the earliest days of the Republic, also occurs in a wide variety of congressional activities and contexts. These include authorization, appropriations, investigative, and legislative hearings by standing committees; specialized investigations by select committees; and reviews and studies by congressional support agencies and staff."
Seems like that is what Grassley and Issa are doing. In other words, they are doing their jobs.
Posted by JohnQC 2012-03-22 14:56||