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18 hrs ago | Power Line
If you are a regular reader, you know the story: six months ago, a fringe left-wing group put out a silly report that tried to tie Koch Industries to the Keystone Pipeline.
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19 hrs ago | The Huffington Post
The Internal Revenue Service audits fewer than 1 percent of large business partnerships, according to a government report released Tuesday.
Yesterday | Free Republic
Yesterday was a significant day in the IRS abuse scandal. The scandal evolved from being about pesky delays in IRS exemption applications to a government conniving with outside interests to put political opponents in prison.
Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse and Rep. Henry Waxman on Wednesday urged Secretary of State John Kerry to face the "reality of climate change" and reject the Keystone XL oil pipeline.
As someone who makes part of his living on television , I can attest that delivering a strong, polished message under the bright lights isn't as easy as it looks.
APRIL 11: A sign sits at the beginning of a road that goes into thousands of acres of Bureau of Land Management land that has been temporarily closed to round up illegal cattle that are grazing south of Mesquite Nevada.
The documents were obtained as a result of an October 2013 Judicial Watch Freedom of Information Act lawsuit filed against the Internal Revenue Service after the agency refused to respond to four FOIA requests dating back to May 2013.
He's a no-nonsense public servant who has battled white-collar crime and rooted out corruption.
Editor's note: Sheldon Whitehouse is a U.S. Democratic senator from Rhode Island, a member of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee and chairman of the Committee's Clean Air and Nuclear Safety Subcommittee.
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President Barack Obama applauds after announcing Director of the Office of Management and Budget Sylvia Mathews Burwell as his nominee to replace outgoing Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius , during a ceremony in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, April 11, 2014.
A Senate Republican said Sunday that party members will use the upcoming confirmation hearing for a new Health and Human Services secretary to get more information about ObamaCare, but dismissing the notion GOP lawmakers intend to turn the proceeding into a political witch hunt.
Sebelius announced Friday that she would step down from President Obama's cabinet, ceding her role as the top official in charge of ObamaCare's implementation.