New York Times columnists hate government transparency? Must be a Democrat in the White House. 

Joe Nocera writes in today's New York Times:

It’s official: Elizabeth Warren will return to the torture chamber known as the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform on July 14. Earlier this week, Darrell Issa, the California Republican who is chairman of the committee, tweeted the news. Apparently, Democrats aren’t the only ones who use Twitter to harass women.

In other words, Congress' constitutional imperative to oversee an unaccountable executive branch official, appointed through subterfuge so as to avoid Senate confirmation, amounts to "harassment." At least, it does when Republicans control Congress.

Maybe we should go back to the days when Democrats ran the show and provided zero oversight, instead holding hearings on "gender bathroom equity."

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David Freddoso came to the Washington Examiner in June 2009, after serving for nearly two years as a Capitol Hill-based staff reporter for National Review Online. Before writing his New York Times bestselling book, The Case Against Barack Obama, he spent three years assisting Robert Novak, the legendary Washington... more
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