House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Darrell Issa (R-CA) (C) orders ranking member U.S.Rep. Elijah Cummings' (D-MD) microphone turned off after adjourning a hearing in the Rayburn House Office Building March 5, 2014 in Washington, DC. Issa adjuourned after the witness, former Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lerner, exercised her Fifth Amendment right not to speak about the IRS targeting scandal during the hearing. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

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