The Speaker said he rejected an analysis, circulated by Democrats, that insisted Republicans dropped the ball in their attempts to hold a former IRS employee in contempt of Congress.
Dems are circulating an analysis saying Issa blew his shot at holding Lerner in contempt.
The banker, once told "don't get caught," pleads guilty as Credit Suisse is under increasing pressure in the U.S.
At the same time, a key credit union advocate escalated their back-and-forth with the banking industry.
More than 1,000 small-business owners signed a letter to the House calling for legislation.
Lerner directed the improper scrutiny while trying to be viewed as impartial, panel says.
Oversight is unlikely to consider contempt charges against the IRS official this week.
Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) said Monday he wants to allow businesses to immediately deduct all investments – a sharp contrast with House Ways and Means Chairman Dave Camp (R-Mich.), who has proposed stretching out depreciation schedules.
Rubio plans to offer a bill he says would prevent a United Nations takeover.
The House’s top tax writer is highlighting areas where he thinks there is common ground.