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    GOP plans wave of White House probes if they win back House

    GOP plans wave of White House probes

    By GLENN THRUSH
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    8/27/10 4:25 AM EDT


    Reps. Lamar Smith and Darrell Issa are preparing to lead investigations should the GOP win. | AP Photos Close

    If President Barack Obama needed any more incentive to go all out for Democrats this fall, here it is: Republicans are planning a wave of committee investigations targeting the White House and Democratic allies if they win back the majority.

    Everything from the microscopic – the New Black Panther party – to the massive –- think bailouts – is on the GOP to-do list, according to a half-dozen Republican aides interviewed by POLITICO.

    Republican staffers say there won’t be any self-destructive witch hunts – but they are clearly relishing the prospect of extracting information from an administration that touts transparency.

    And a handful of aggressive would-be committee chairmen – led by Reps. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) and Lamar Smith (R-Tex.) – are quietly gearing up for a possible season of subpoenas not seen since the Clinton wars of the late 1990s.

    Issa would like Obama’s cooperation, says Kurt Bardella, spokesman for the ranking Republican on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee. But it’s not essential.

    “How acrimonious things get really depend on how willing the administration is in accepting our findings [and] responding to our questions,
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    i hope this happens. cuz what is coming outta the white house is not american

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    Why no mention of the Admin/DHS breaking our immigration laws/Bypassing Congress ?

    I would think Lamar Smith would be all over this but he too seems to remain silent ??????
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