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Michele Bachmann speaks at a Tea Party Express Rally in 2011. (Credit: Steve Pope/Getty Images)

Bachmann: IRS Scandal ‘Big Enough That It Could Bring Down A Presidency’

Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn., believes the scandal surrounding the Internal Revenue Service could bring down the White House.

06/30/2014

President Barack Obama speaks during a town hall meeting in Minnehaha Park in Minneapolis, Minnesota on June 26, 2014. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama: Republican Lawmakers Too Focused On Making Up ‘Phony Scandals’

President Barack Obama is pitching his ideas to boost the American middle class in Minnesota, a state that already has embraced a key component of the president’s economic agenda by moving to raise its minimum wage.

06/27/2014

Former Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lerner exercises her Fifth Amendment right not to speak about the IRS targeting investigation before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee during a hearing in the Rayburn House Office Building on March 5, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Republican Lawmakers Introduce Bill Offering $1 Million Reward For Recovery Of Lerner’s Lost Emails

Two Republican lawmakers have introduced a bill that would reward $1 million to an individual or group that can recover former Internal Revenue Service director Lois Lerner’s lost emails.

06/26/2014

Former Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lerner exercises her Fifth Amendment right not to speak about the IRS targeting investigation before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee during a hearing in the Rayburn House Office Building on March 5, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Emails: IRS Official Sought Audit Of Top GOP Senator

Congressional investigators say Lois Lerner expressed interest in an audit of Sen. Charles Grassley.

06/25/2014

Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Commissioner John Koskinen appears before a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing on "IRS Obstruction: Lois Lerner's Missing E-Mails, Part I" on Capitol Hill in Washington on June 23, 2014. (credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

IRS Commissioner To Issa: ‘I Did Not Say I Would Provide You Emails That Disappeared’

The head of the IRS brushed aside accusations Monday that the agency has obstructed investigations into the targeting of tea party and other political groups, even as Republican lawmakers questioned his credibility.

06/24/2014

The Internal Revenue Service is offering to waive steep penalties for Americans living abroad who haven't been paying their U.S. taxes. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

IRS To Waive Penalties For Some American Overseas Accounts

The Internal Revenue Service is offering to waive steep penalties for Americans living abroad who haven’t been paying their U.S. taxes.

06/18/2014

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton waves after speaking about her new book "Hard Choices" at the George Washington University in Washington on June 13, 2014. (credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Hillary Clinton: ‘There Are Still Some Unanswered Questions’ About Benghazi

Hillary Rodham Clinton says many unanswered questions remain about the deadly 2012 terrorist attack in Benghazi, Libya, even as U.S. authorities have captured their first suspect in the case.

06/18/2014

Former Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lerner exercises her Fifth Amendment right not to speak about the IRS targeting investigation before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee during a hearing in the Rayburn House Office Building on March 5, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Issa: Does The IRS ‘Really Expect The American People To Believe That?’

Congressional investigators are fuming over revelations that the Internal Revenue Service has lost a trove of emails to and from a central figure in the agency’s Tea Party controversy.

06/14/2014

File photo of a courtroom. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Federal Judge Dismisses Atheist Group’s Lawsuit Against IRS Over Tax Exemptions For Churches, Religious Groups

A federal judge in Kentucky has dismissed a lawsuit brought by an atheist group challenging tax exemptions for churches and religious groups in the federal tax code.

05/23/2014

The Internal Revenue Service paid more than $13 billion in tax credits last year to people who may not have qualified, a government investigator said Tuesday. (Photo Illustration by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

IRS Paid At Least $13 Billion In Improper Tax Credits

The Internal Revenue Service paid more than $13 billion in tax credits last year to people who may not have qualified, a government investigator said Tuesday.

05/13/2014

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