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IRS worker: No political bias against tea party

WASHINGTON — An Internal Revenue Service manager and self-described conservative Republican said the close scrutiny of tea-party groups’ tax forms originated in his Cincinnati IRS office and not in Washington, according to a full transcript of his interview by congressional investigators rel…

June 18, 2013 9:02 pmLoading…

Justice Dept: Fast and Furious report distorted

WASHINGTON — The Justice Department said Tuesday that Republican lawmakers are engaging in distortions by asserting that Operation Fast and Furious arose from a strategy created by the Obama administration.

July 31, 2012 4:04 pmLoading…

Justice won’t prosecute Holder for contempt

WASHINGTON  — The Justice Department declared Friday that Attorney General Eric Holder’s decision to withhold information about a bungled gun-tracking operation from Congress does not constitute a crime and he won’t be prosecuted for contempt of Congress.

June 29, 2012 1:37 pmLoading…

Border Patrol union calls on Holder to resign

The union that represents Border Patrol agents in Southern Arizona and around the country called today for U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder to resign.

June 18, 2012 12:24 pmLoading…

House panel drops demands for some info in gun probe

WASHINGTON — A House committee is dropping demands for some of the information it has been seeking about a flawed gun-smuggling probe, a day after Attorney General Eric Holder offered to meet with Republicans and work toward a compromise.

June 13, 2012 3:51 pmLoading…

Republicans clash with AG on Fast and Furious

WASHINGTON — Attorney General Eric Holder clashed Thursday with congressional Republicans seeking more information about a flawed gun-trafficking investigation in Arizona.

June 07, 2012 4:07 pmLoading…

Arizona prosecutor subpoenaed in gun probe

WASHINGTON  — A House committee looking into the flawed gun smuggling investigation called Operation Fast and Furious has subpoenaed a federal prosecutor in Arizona for questioning.

January 19, 2012 3:02 pmLoading…

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