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The Obama administration on Friday said it was ready to free up about $260 billion so the nation could continue paying its bills as a temporary debt ceiling suspension lapses.
Congressional Republicans accused leaders of the IRS of lying as they opened the first in a series of hearings about the agency's targeting of conservative groups.
CNBC's Eamon Javers discusses what was a tough day for Steven Miller, who was ousted from his post at the IRS this week.
House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp tells CNBC ahead of his panel's IRS scandal hearing that he wants to know who "hatched" the plan to target conservative groups.
Tim Cook says he'll propose tax changes to encourage firms to bring home more of their offshore funds when he faces congressional queries over Apple's overseas cash holdings.
President Obama on Thursday named White House budget official Daniel Werfel the new acting IRS commissioner.
Congress wants answers on why the IRS targeted conservative groups, two senior politicians tell CNBC.
Rep. Charles Boustany tells CNBC he's confident Congress will follow the "paper trail" to hold to account those responsible for the IRS' targeting of conservative nonprofit groups.
President Obama said IRS conduct targeting conservative groups for extra tax scrutiny was "inexcusable" and that acting IRS Commissioner Steven Miller is out.
House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner suggesting jail time over the IRS's targeting of conservative groups for extra scrutiny.
Holder told Congress that a serious national security leak required the gathering of AP telephone records as he stood by a probe in which he insisted he had no involvement.
U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said on Tuesday he had ordered the FBI to open a criminal probe in a growing scandal over the Internal Revenue Service's targeting of conservative political groups.
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell said on CNBC's "The Kudlow Report" the IRS scandal is just the tip of the iceberg.
Attorney General Eric Holder says he's ordered a Justice Department investigation into the IRS's targeting of conservative groups for extra tax scrutiny.
The National Transportation Safety Board wants to make it easier for police to charge someone with DUI. NBCNews.com reports.
IRS acting chief Steven Miller says mistakes made in screenings of political groups seeking tax-exempt status won't be repeated.
The Justice Department secretly obtained two months of telephone records of reporters and editors for the Associated Press.
President Barack Obama on Monday called the Internal Revenue Service's focus on conservative groups "outrageous."
The US Supreme Court ruled that an Indiana farmer violated giant agribusiness company Monsanto's patent for a type of soybean.
The federal government is better at creating low-paying jobs than Wal-Mart and McDonald's combined, says a new report.
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