1. Scandal politics sweep Capitol Hill


    ... Scandal politics are sweeping Capitol Hill. Just days after news broke that the IRS targeted ... things worse for President Barack Obama, Attorney General Eric Holder is scheduled to be on Capitol ... . The most recent scandal to grip the Obama administration came Monday evening, when The Associated

  2. Congressman: IRS used 'Soviet-style intimidation'


    ... founded in Houston by Catherine Engelbrecht. The congressman compared the IRS scandal to the Fast ... know." Poe emphasized that the IRS scandal doesn't amount to "some rogue employee" acting on his ... funding were abused to target Engelbrecht, Poe sent a letter to Attorney General Eric Holder. He also

  3. Surprise! IRS assault on churches started with Holder


    ... The seeds of the IRS targeting of conservative groups were planted by Eric Holder in 2001 when ... church was taken over by the IRS in 2001 based on the recommendations of Deputy Attorney General Eric ... in the current IRS scandal shows the agency singled out conservative groups for special scrutiny that included

  4. Holder pleads ignorance in IRS-targeting probe

    Lois Lerner

    ... official Lois Lerner, Attorney General Eric Holder pleaded ignorance when asked whether or not he had ... and Furious gun-running scandal. “You don’t want to go there, buddy,” Holder retorted ... ] WASHINGTON – Ahead of Wednesday's House hearing to consider contempt charges against IRS

  5. Will media awaken enough to help stem tyranny?

    ... these latter two scandals different? Without question, the IRS scandal was significant because ... into whether or not Attorney General Eric Holder misled Congress when he testified on May 15 regarding ... revealed that Holder himself had signed off on paperwork that allowed the Justice Department to search

  6. Hot-tempered Holder lashes out in defiance


    ... General Eric Holder, but very little of it had to do with the three major scandals now swirling around ... the administration made to talking points on the attack. As with the AP scandal, Holder was able ... , Holder took it personally. He shot back, "I'm not the cause of people in the IRS doing things

  7. Lawmakers stunned by new revelations of IRS corruption


    ... . "The DOJ's credibility to investigate the IRS scandal is gone,"declared Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas. "We ... the latest bombshell revelation in the IRS scandal– that ex-IRS official Lois Lerner ... an investigation by the Treasury Department's Inspector General, then "Eric Holder’s politicized Justice

  8. Obstruction of justice, Holder-style

    ... , Bush and now Obama administrations, I ran into Attorney General Eric Holder at the White House ... lack of ethics and honesty. I thought to myself, "how revealing." Holder himself at least knows who he ... to the IRS scandal, where federal agents in the Obama administration, most likely at the direction

  9. Holder, congressman grapple over contempt charge

    U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder

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  10. Sensenbrenner floats impeachment of administration officials

    ... where Attorney General Eric Holder testified on Thursday, suggested that impeachment of administration ... officials involved with Operation Fast and Furious may be the only way to bring the scandal to a close. Read the whole story at the Daily Caller.