WASHINGTON — Republican Rep. Darrell Issa of California says he won’t search reelection after serving out his ninth time period in Congress.
Issa’s choice continues a string of GOP lawmakers who’ve determined to retire quite than tackle what can be a troublesome reelection battle.
Democrats had made defeating Issa one among their high priorities within the midterm elections. Issa is a longtime nemesis of the Democrats and then-President Barack Obama.
He as soon as served as chairman of the Home Oversight and Authorities Reform Committee and led investigations of the IRS and its remedy of conservative teams and Benghazi.