11:31 AM, May 17, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
At a Capitol Hill hearing today, IRS commissioner Steven Miller said a bigger budget would be helpful:
A congressman asked, "What do you need to make it so that this wouldn't have happened?"
Read more... 10:38 AM, May 17, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
Another celebration planned at the White House. This one will take place next week, and will honor Carole King:
PRESIDENT AND FIRST LADY TO HOST CONCERT HONORING Read more... "[I]f this fact came out in September 2012, in the middle of a presidential election? The terrain would have looked very different." 8:36 AM, May 17, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
NBC's Lisa Myers reported this morning that the IRS deliberately chose not to reveal that it had wrongly targeted conservative groups until after the 2012 presidential election:
VIDEO Read more... 2:23 PM, May 16, 2013 • By THOMAS JOSCELYN
After nearly two days of editing, then CIA director David Petraeus was sent the revised Benghazi talking points on September 15, 2012. He was less than impressed, to put it mildly.
Read more... 9:34 AM, May 16, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
Steve Hayes on the Benghazi emails, last night on Sean Hannity's Fox News show:
Read more... 4:25 PM, May 15, 2013 • By JONATHAN V. LAST
It's a truism that no president makes it through a second term without some scandal. President Obama is no exception.
Read more... 10:13 AM, May 15, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
On Twitter this morning, David Axelrod, a former top political adviser to Barack Obama, tried to downplay the significance of the growing Benghazi scandal. "I think this story is BS," he said, arguing that those concerned about the Obama adminstration's handling of the terror attack are really only concerned about a possible Hillary Clinton run for president.