2 hrs ago | Daily Kos
Of course, when we consider the so-called 'IRS scandal,' we should all agree that no applicant for federal tax exemption should be treated differently than another based on their disparate political views.
6 hrs ago | Free Republic
For the far right, dreams die hard and delusions never end. As Rep. Darrell Issa , who represents a congressional GOP with unpopularity of 75 percent, prepares to summon former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, with popularity above 60 percent, to testify, the overreach of House Republicans now threatens Republican control of the House.
8 hrs ago | Examiner.com
When it was disclosed to the public that the IRS had engaged in a systematic effort to intimidate, harass, and stall Tea Party groups and other conservatives that sought tax exempt status from 2010 to 2012, the question immediately arose as to what effect, if any, such a tactic had on the 2012 presidential election.
10 hrs ago | Patch.com
West Des Moines, Iowa - Amid growing speculation that Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is testing GOP presidential waters in Iowa and elsewhere, progressive activists warned Thursday at a rally here that a Walker presidency would be "terrifying" and disastrous to middle-class families.
14 hrs ago | In El Dorado County
The DHS appears to have finally found a use for all those bullets it's been buying.
15 hrs ago | Congress.org
A tea party rebellion by several U.S. senators blocking progress on a the federal budget may be working for them, but not for their fellow Republican lawmakers - even ones who mostly agree with them.
17 hrs ago | KCEN
The news conference was called following the revelation that conservative groups seeking tax-exempt status were given special scrutiny by the IRS.
Speaking on Senate floor on Thursday, a fed-up Sen. John McCain scolded Sen. Mike Lee over his objection to initiating House-Senate budget negations unless a debt limit increase is taken off the table.
South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson says he's gotten calls from two conservative groups that feel they were wrongfully targeted by the Internal Revenue Service.
John Frazier stands alone in Durant to join the nationwide Tea Party protest of the IRS during Tuesday's downpour.
The Tea Party wants former Alaska governor Sarah Palin to join their favorites in the Senate, Ted Cruz and Rand Paul .
Lois Lerner, head of the IRS unit that decides whether to grant tax-exempt status to groups, listens on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, May 22, 2013, during a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing to investigate the extra scrutiny the IRS gave to Tea Party and other conservative groups that applied for tax-exempt status.
The headline story this week is the devastating storm that hit Moore, Oklahoma on Monday, killing 24, seven of whom were children.
They're an upstart political movement intent on "taking back" the country from an out-of-touch political elite accused of ignoring opposition to immigration and threats to what they consider the nation's Christian heritage.
Georgia tea party activists protested the targeting of conservative groups by the Internal Revenue Service with a rally Tuesday on the steps of the Capitol, calling for an investigation and tax reform to limit the scope of the federal agency.
Joe Dugan , board chairman of the Myrtle Beach Tea Party, leads a protest at the Internal Revenue Service office at 601 19th Ave.
There were multiple reported sightings of agents with the Department of Homeland Security at several Tea Party-led IRS protests across the country There were multiple reported sightings of agents with the Department of Homeland Security at several Tea Party-led IRS protests in states like Missouri, Florida, Illinois and Indiana.