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US tax agency under fire: Obama condemns IRS tax agency for targeting tea party and other conservative groups

US tax agency under fire: Obama condemns IRS tax agency for targeting tea party and other conservative groups

May 15, AP – Obama moved quickly Tuesday to respond to a report by a US government watchdog that found the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) singled out grass roots political groups, including conservative organizations opposed to the president. President Barack Obama has called the practices of tax workers who unfairly targeted conservative political groups “intolerable.” […]

May 15, 2013 | By More
President Obama tries to swat down 2 controversies

President Obama tries to swat down 2 controversies

May 14, AP – Republicans ramped up criticism following recent disclosures that talking points on the attack in Benghazi, Libya produced by the intelligence community were later watered down to delete references to the suspected involvement Islamic militants. President Barack Obama tried Monday to swat down a pair of brewing controversies that have put the […]

May 14, 2013 | By More