By Washington Examiner | 02/01/14 05:14 PM
John Koskinen, the new IRS commissioner, is on the hot seat and would do well to follow the example of Johnnie Mac Walters, who held the same post when President Nixon occupied the Oval Office. After Nixon aide John Dean handed Walters an envelope with a list of some 200 individuals the...
By Kelly Cohen | 01/30/14 02:12 PM
Despite having controls in place to prevent improper health care tax credit claims, the Internal Revenue Service could be doing better, the agency's inspector general said. Though the IRS is usually able to identify false claims for Small Business Health Care Tax Credits by tax-exempt...
By Joel Gehrke | 01/30/14 12:13 PM
IRS officials are working on a rule change that would legitimize the kind of political targeting of conservatives that the agency apologized for last year, just in time for the 2014 elections, according to Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell. "Democrats think 2014 is shaping up to be a...
By Mark Tapscott | 01/29/14 07:59 PM
Will she or won’t she? That’s the question House watchdogs are asking as they wait to learn whether they will hear testimony from the Justice Department lawyer — and Obama donor — who is investigating the IRS' targeting and harassment of conservative, Tea Party and evangelical religious...
By Paul Bedard | 01/27/14 02:48 PM
This week's Mainstream Media Scream features the New Yorker's David Remnick, author of the lengthy interview with President Obama, hailing the president's “huge” achievements during an interview with Charlie Rose on PBS. He also credits Obama with a scandal-free administration, shrugging off...
By Matt Kibbe | 01/27/14 01:02 PM
Sen. Chuck Schumer has had a bee in his bonnet ever since 2010, when the Supreme Court ruled in its Citizens United decision that independent campaign expenditures by third- party groups are protected under the First Amendment.
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