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  1. DOJ Official Promises They're Looking into Missing Lerner EmailsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Instapundit

    The Justice Department's No. 2 official told a House subcommittee on Thursday that investigators are expanding their probe into the IRS scandal to include Obama administration claims that it is unable to provide certain email records from a key figure because of a computer crash.

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  2. Ohio reflects GOP split on future of Export-Import BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Norwalk Reflector

    The latest skirmish in the protracted power struggle in the Republican Party is being waged over a little-known federal agency created to help U.S. companies sell products abroad.

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  3. Justice Department looks into IRS email incidentRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | Stars and Stripes

    The Justice Department is investigating missing emails for former Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lerner, according to testimony that Deputy Attorney General James Cole prepared for a hearing Thursday.

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  4. Republicans rip handling of inquiry into IRS targeting of conservative groupsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Detroit News

    Lawmakers called anew for a special prosecutor to look into the matter. The criticism during a House subcommittee meeting came as Deputy Attorney General James Cole, the Justice Department's No.

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  5. Federal Election Commission needs to investigate suspicious data disappearance: editorialRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | The Plain Dealer

    Lee E. Goodman, the presidential appointee who chairs the Federal Election Commission, needs to probe why his office destroyed evidence that could have led to criminal charges against an employee known as "Obama girl."

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  6. 5Why did the IRS provide a trove of taxpayer information to the FBI?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | The Washington Post

    Deputy Attorney General James Cole on Thursday testified before a House oversight panel about how the FBI ended up with a database from the Internal Revenue Service containing private taxpayer information for about 12,000 nonprofit advocacy groups.

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  7. GOP again presses for IRS probe prosecutorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Journalgazette.net

    Lawmakers called anew for a special prosecutor to look into the matter. The criticism during a House subcommittee meeting came as Deputy Attorney General James Cole, the Justice Department's No.

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  8. DOJ Official Testifies on IRS Probe of Lost EmailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | WTMA-AM North Charleston

    Top Department of Justice official James Cole faced tough questions from a House Committee on Capitol Hill on Thursday, addressing an investigation into the disappearance of former IRS official Lois Lerner's emails.

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  9. Republicans criticize handling of IRS inquiryRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Republicans chastised the Justice Department on Thursday for failing to share information with Congress about its investigation into the targeting of conservative groups by the Internal Revenue Service.

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  10. Justice: No need for IRS special prosecutorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | The Hill

    A top Justice Department official on Thursday brushed aside GOP requests for a special prosecutor to investigate the IRS's treatment of Tea Party groups, saying the evidence didn't warrant such a appointment.

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  11. DOJ Says It Will Investigate IRS's Delay in Notifying Justice of Missing EmailsCNSRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Cybercast News Service

    Deputy Attorney General James Cole told a House Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittee Wednesday that the Justice Department will investigate the Internal Revenue Service's delay in notifying the department and Congress about the missing emails of former IRS official Lois Lerner.

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  12. National briefs: Obama reveals roads programRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    President Barack Obama announced a new program Thursday to attract more private money to help pay to build new roads, bridges and highways as he criticized Congress for refusing to approve a more lasting source of transportation funding.

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  13. GOP lawmakers press for special prosecutor in IRS caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Christian Science Monitor

    Deputy Attorney General James Cole listens while tetsifying on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, July 17, 2014, before the House Economic Growth, Job Creation, and Regulatory Affairs subcommittee hearing on how the Justice Department is investigating allegations that the Internal Revenue Service targeted conservative political groups for extra ... (more)

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  14. House committees demand info from Ex-Im bankRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Reuters

    ... the allegations may suggest a broader culture of corruption at the Bank," the letter from Issa and Representative Jim Jordan said. They said Hochberg described a confusing ethics oversight system in recent testimony to lawmakers, compounding their ...

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  15. Justice Dept. wants answers about lost IRS e-mailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | The Washington Post

    A top Justice Department official on Thursday said he wants the Internal Revenue Service to explain why it waited two months to tell investigators about Lois Lerner's missing e-mails, testifying that his agency learned about the matter through media reports long after the IRS claims to have discovered the problem.

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  16. House Panel Launches Corruption Probe of Export-Import BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Wall Street Journal

    The House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform has launched a probe into possible corruption at the Export-Import Bank, pressing the agency for details about the recent departure of four employees.

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  17. Deputy AG to Look into ‘Circumstances’ Surrounding Missing Lois Lerner E-mailsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Free Republic

    Deputy Attorney General James Cole told a House Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittee Wednesday that he plans to investigate the Internal Revenue Service's delay in notifying other agencies about the missing emails of former IRS official Lois Lerner.

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  18. Public pressure forces the DOJ to open IRS investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Examiner.com

    Thousands of Lois Lerner's emails are believed to be gone forever after the IRS announced it recycled the former official's crashed hard drive.

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  19. Rep. Jordan: Obama 'Flat-Out Wrong' to Use IRS to Squelch SpeechRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | News Max

    It was "flat-out wrong" for the President Barack Obama's administration to attempt to suppress the right of Americans to speak out against the government by using the IRS to target conservative groups seeking tax-exempt status, said Rep. Jim Jordan.

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  20. 'Top Priority'? Doj official testifies agency probing lost Lerner emailsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Fox News

    A top Justice Department official testified Thursday that his agency is investigating the disappearance of former IRS official Lois Lerner's missing emails as part of a broader criminal probe into allegations the federal agency unfairly targeted conservative groups seeking tax-exempt status.

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