By Editorial Writer | 12/09/13 05:40 PM
Any lingering doubts that President Obama has no interest in stopping political targeting by the IRS of conservative, Tea Party and evangelical nonprofit advocacy groups were obliterated by the Nov. 26 announcement that the federal tax agency is moving to suffocate political speech on a much...
By Paul Bedard | 12/09/13 11:28 AM
Two House members on Monday raised new questions about the Internal Revenue Service's ability to protect personal information of Obamacare users from computer hackers. Citing a Treasury audit questioning the IRS system to fight hackers, Reps. Diane Black, R-Tenn., and Patrick Meehan, R-Pa.,...
By Mark Tapscott | 12/05/13 09:03 AM
Remember President Obama's vow that lobbyists would not be welcome in his White House? That promise is proving to be no more credible than the one about keeping your health insurance plan. More than 100 lobbyists have been appointed by Obama to top jobs in his administration, according to the...
By Philip Klein | 12/03/13 02:36 PM
In a newly released report, the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration concluded that the system for calculating subsidies for individuals to purchase insurance through President Obama's health care law didn't have adequate measures in place to minimize security risks and prevent...
By Joel Gehrke | 12/03/13 12:50 PM
A combination of IRS rules and Obamacare mandates could result in the elimination of volunteer fire departments across the country, according to Rep. Lou Barletta, R-Pa.
By Joseph Lawler | 11/26/13 03:54 PM
The Obama administration moved Tuesday to limit political campaigning by political nonprofits that are classified as tax-exempt social welfare organizations. The Treasury announced that it would propose new rules to specify which campaign-like activities groups organized under 501(c)4 of the...
By Luke Rosiak | 11/15/13 06:28 PM
Federal Election Commission officials may take the nearly unprecedented step of exempting a Tea Party group from disclosing its donors due to concerns its supporters could face harassment and retaliation from government officials such as the Internal Revenue Service and private citizens. The...
11/11/13 02:44 PM
From the leaks by Edward Snowden to the botched roll out of healthcare.gov, the first year of Obama's second term has gotten off to a rocky start.
By Paul Bedard | 11/08/13 01:14 PM
President Obama is trying to pack new liberal judges on the important D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals to stop the court's practice of slapping away his regulations and recess appointments, according to a new TV ad targeting a southern Democratic senator that OK'd the president's picks.
By Associated Press | 11/07/13 05:14 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Internal Revenue Service issued $4 billion in fraudulent tax refunds last year to people using stolen identities, with some of the money going to addresses in Bulgaria, Lithuania and Ireland, according to an inspector general's report released Thursday. The IRS sent a...
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