IRS lawyer who oversaw tea-party targeting retiring

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (National Review) A tax law specialist and attorney who processed tea-party cases in the Internal Revenue Service's Exempt Organization's Technical Office is retiring, according to an IRS source. more…

100-day bus tour for Bloomberg gun group

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Politico) New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg's anti-gun violence group is launching a cross-country bus tour this month as the next step in its push for stricter gun more…

Facebook, Google insist they didn't know of Prism

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) America's tech giants continued to deny any knowledge of a giant government surveillance program called Prism, even as president Barack Obama confirmed the scheme's existence Friday. more…

Obama allies fear scandal killing his agenda

by Art Moore -- Even before the revelation this week of the National Security Agency's spying on citizens, a trio of major scandals already had Democrats worried about the health of President more…