WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 16: U.S. Senate Minority Leader Sen Mitch McConnell (R-KY) (R) shakes hands with Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) (L) during a news conference May 16, 2013 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN) held a news conference with Tea Party leaders and congressional members to discuss the IRS scandal of targeting the Tea Party.
any evidence that the president of the United States directed what you call a culture of intimidation at the IRS to target political opponents ... I don't think we know what the facts are.
Oh my goodness, the 2016 election’s a long way away and we don’t even know who the candidates will be.
I don’t think I’ve said any of those things. I think you’re talking others [who] may have said various things about this.More quotes »
Barack Obama still betting on big deal with odds against him
in their black SUVs, House Speaker John Boehner , Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid , D-Nev., Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky , and House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi entered the West Wing shortly after 10 a.m. EST. The White House said Read more »
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SNL cold open spoofs MSNBC’s ‘Politics Nation’ host Al Sharpton
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