Tea Party


  • IRS Scandal: Lois Lerner retires     Monday, 23 Sep 2013 | 7:44 PM ET

    The IRS official at the center of the Tea Party scandal is retiring. Discussing what Lerner's retirement announcement means for the investigation, with Eliana Johnson, National Review.

  • Can Obamacare be funded?     Tuesday, 10 Sep 2013 | 7:33 PM ET

    Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX), makes his case for defunding Obamacare. "If giant corporations and members of Congress will get a waiver from President Obama, then American families should as well," he says in discussing Cantor's thoughts on a 1-year delay to Obamacare.

  • A tea party comeback?     Wednesday, 28 Aug 2013 | 7:52 PM ET

    Discussing how the 2014 mid-term elections will be impacted by the IRS targeting scandal, with Jenny Beth Martin, Tea Party Patriots co-founder and CEO.

  • Video: IRS admits political pressures     Thursday, 8 Aug 2013 | 7:15 PM ET

    Will the IRS' Lois Lerner get immunity? John Sexton, Breitbart News, offers insight on what exactly Lerner says in this video in regards to what could be political bias, and pressure from the White House.

  • IRS chief counsel under scrutiny     Tuesday, 23 Jul 2013 | 7:33 PM ET

    One of President Obama's 2 appointees at the IRS is coming under increased scrutiny in the targeting scandal. Eliana Johnson, National Review media editor, offers insight. Keith Boykin, Former Clinton White House aide, and Noelle Nikpour, GOP strategist, weigh in.

  • IRS Scandal: White House involved?     Friday, 19 Jul 2013 | 7:52 PM ET

    During a Congressional testimony on Thursday, one witness claimed an Obama appointee was involved in the IRS scandal. Lanny Davis, author of "Crisis Tales"; Jennifer Stefano, Americans for Prosperity PA state director; and Mark Simone, WOR Radio talk show host, provide perspective.

  • IRS Under Fire     Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 7:44 PM ET

    The House Oversight Committee declared Lois Lerner waived her Fifth Amendment rights against self-incrimination in her testimony last month in the IRS targeting scandal. Robert Costa, National Review, weighs in.

  • Liberal Groups Targeted By IRS, Too?     Tuesday, 25 Jun 2013 | 1:39 PM ET

    Emerging details suggest the IRS's 'BOLO lists" included liberal sounding terms, as well, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • Changes at the IRS     Monday, 24 Jun 2013 | 7:44 PM ET

    The IRS said it has finished its review after the political targeting scandal. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the review focuses on "BOLO" or "Be on the Lookout" lists.

  • Taxpayers Fronting Obama Vacation     Wednesday, 19 Jun 2013 | 7:33 PM ET

    The Washington Post reports President Obama's trip to Africa could cost between $60-100 million. Bill Burton, Former Deputy White House Press Secretary, and Robert Costa, National Review, discuss.

  • Scandals Consume Washington     Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 3:19 PM ET

    CNBC's Maria Bartiromo speaks to Rep. Charles Rangel (D-NY) about whether the U.S. needs an independent counsel for the IRS scandal and whether Edward Snowden is a traitor or a hero.

  • IRS: What Washington Knew     Friday, 7 Jun 2013 | 7:44 PM ET

    Who knew what and when in regards to the IRS targeting scandal, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis. Mark Simone, WOR radio talk show host; Jessica Tarlov, Schoen Consulting; and Tony Katz, All Patriots Media Network, share their opinions.

  • IRS employees reportedly say their supervisors directed them to target Conservative political groups, and President Obama defends the monitoring programs. Marc Morial, National Urban League, and Ron Christie, Christie Strategies, discuss.

  • CNBC's John Harwood, reveals the highlights of a new NBC News-Wall Street Journal poll that shows recent political turmoil has had only a modest impact so far on the president's standing.

  • Tea Party Describes 'Willful Intimidation' by IRS Tuesday, 4 Jun 2013 | 3:35 PM ET
    Becky Gerritson of the Wetumpka Tea Party testifies during a hearing before the House Ways and Means Committee June 4, 2013 on Capitol Hill.

    Conservative groups delivered an emotional plea for Washington to rein in government overreach.

  • IRSgate: Conservative Groups Hit Back     Tuesday, 4 Jun 2013 | 1:15 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers has the latest details from today's IRS tax targeting hearings on Capitol Hill.

  • IRS Targeting Ordered By Washington?     Monday, 3 Jun 2013 | 7:00 PM ET

    Discussing whether Obama operatives were involved in the IRS scandal, with Guy Benson, Townhall.com; Eliana Johnson, National Review; and Ed Conard, American Enterprise Institute.

  • IRS Scandal: Lois Lerner Under Fire     Friday, 31 May 2013 | 7:00 PM ET

    The new mantra might be "sell in June and head to the moon," reports CNBC's Seema Mody; and discussing the latest developments in the IRS targeting scandal, with Robert Costa, National Review; Michael Graham, syndicated radio host; Jimmy Williams, Democratic Strategist; and Kellyanne Conway, The Polling Company.

  • Rep. Cantor on Social Security & IRS     Friday, 31 May 2013 | 4:44 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on the projected depletion of U.S. social security and Medicare funds. And Rep. Eric Cantor (R-VA) discusses the social security report and the IRS targeting scandal.

  • Bright Side of the IRS Scandal?     Thursday, 30 May 2013 | 7:15 PM ET

    Could the deepening IRS scandal have a silver lining? Jim Pethokoukis of the American Enterprise Institute shares his opinions.

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