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Dahlkemper rebounds with Erie executive nomination
Dahlkemper defeated Democrat incumbent Barry Grossman with 52 percent of the vote to Grossman's 48 percent in Tuesday's primary.
Mon May 20, 2013
Rep. Jim Renacci asks whether Treasury Department targeted...
In the wake of the Internal Revenue Service's admission that it gave special scrutiny to tax-exemption applications from "tea party" groups, Rep.
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Sitting Across From the IRS
'If you think it's uncomfortable sitting over there, you ought to be a private individual when the IRS is across from you questioning." These words ought to be emblazoned across the entryway of every IRS office in America.
Sun May 19, 2013
5 Takeaways From the Ways and Means IRS Hearing
George, left, and Miller are sworn in before testifying at the Ways and Means Committee hearing.
Spin Meter: Gop raps Dems for Irs union cash Seeking maximum...
House Ways and Means Committee member Rep. Mike Kelly, R-Pa., center, questions the ousted head of the Internal Revenue Service Steven Miller, lower right, as the Republican-run committee held a hearing on the extra scrutiny the Internal Revenue Service gave Tea Party and other conservative groups that applied for tax-exempt status, Friday, May 17, ... (more)
Sat May 18, 2013
Miller on hot seat, outrage evident at congressional hearing on IRS
A book club was asked to account for what it had been reading. An Iowa anti-abortion group was asked to "detail the content" of members' prayers.
Were Republican-owned GM dealerships targeted for closure in 2010?
Two members of Congress are asking if the Treasury Department disproportionately targeted more Republican or conservative owned auto dealerships during the government-lead restructuring of General Motors in 2009.
Video of standing ovation for Republican Rep that roasted IRS is hearing
The fire breathing, impassioned speech came from Pennsylvania Republican Mike Kelly and it brought the chamber crowd to their feet.
Fri May 17, 2013
Rep. Kelly Response to State Department Announcement that US...
U.S. Representative Mike Kelly issued the following statement yesterday expressing disappointment with the announcement by Assistant Secretary of State Thomas Countryman that the United States will sign the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty .
Jamie Dupree's Washington Insider: Lawmakers spar with outgoing IRS chief
Two days after being pushed out of his job as Acting IRS chief, Steven Miller told a House committee that no politics were involved in the IRS targeting of more conservative political groups seeking tax exempt status, as he sparred with Republican lawmakers in the first hearing on the tax agency scandal that erupted a week ago.
Ousted IRS chief regrets treatment of tea party
Ousted acting IRS Commissioner Steve Miller testifies Friday on Capitol Hill at a hearing on the agency's targeting of conservative groups.
Mon May 13, 2013
Rand Paul accuses Obama of plotting with 'anti-American globalists' to grab guns
A global campaign to confiscate firearms is setting its sights on law-abiding gun owners in the United States, Sen.
Sat May 11, 2013
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Grossman-Dahlkemper: Dem county executive race headlines May 21 primary
His challenger, Kathy Dahlkemper, says the region needs more -- and she can be the proactive, forward-thinking chief executive that Erie County government needs.
Mon Apr 22, 2013
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Pat Cuneo: Let and #8217;s celebrate, not downplay GE profit
As bargaining began Monday between GE Transportation management and the United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America, the irony that GE Transportation earned a whopping $267 million profit in the first three months of this year was lost on pretty much nobody.