Greg Sargent NAILS IT:


Republicans are working overtime to connect the IRS scandal to President Obama. Theoretically, this task should be made more difficult by the†lack of†evidence of any such connection. In practice,†itís not†dissuading Republicans†in the slightest†from drawing that link. John Boehner [above] claims it is ďinconceivableĒ that Obama didnít know about the IRS targeting of conservative groups.


In that context, donít miss today’s big Post piece documenting the behind-the-scene moves by the Obama administration as it dealt with the news of the impending inspector generalís audit. The piece reports that White House counsel Kathryn Ruemmler, having learned of ...

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Greg Sargent NAILS IT:

Republicans are working overtime to connect the IRS scandal to President Obama. Theoretically, this task should be made more difficult by the†lack of†evidence of any such connection. In practice,†itís not†dissuading Republicans†in the slightest†from drawing that link. John Boehner [above] claims it is ďinconceivableĒ that Obama didnít know about the IRS targeting of conservative groups.

In that context, donít miss today’s big Post piece documenting the behind-the-scene moves by the Obama administration as it dealt with the news of the impending inspector generalís audit. The piece reports that White House counsel Kathryn Ruemmler, having learned of ...

Read more