Tea Party


  • IRS Scandal Produces Political Fallout     Thursday, 16 May 2013 | 10:18 AM ET

    President Obama is expected to face questions about the IRS scandal at a news conference later today, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • Tax Targeting Places White House Under Fire     Thursday, 16 May 2013 | 8:03 AM ET

    The House is investigating targeting complaints in the wake of the Tea Party tax scandal. Rep. Charles Boustany, (R-LA), discusses.

  • IRS Commissioner Out After Tax Scandal     Thursday, 16 May 2013 | 7:06 AM ET

    Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities; Tony Fratto, Hamilton Place Strategies; and Lawrence Bossidy, former Honeywell Chmn. & CEO, discuss the political fallout in the aftermath of the tax agency targeting conservative groups.

  • IRS Commissioner Resigns in Wake of Tax Scandal     Thursday, 16 May 2013 | 6:06 AM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood; and Ben White, POLITICO, discuss the political fallout from the IRS targeting of conservative groups.

  • Tea Party Resurgence in 2014?     Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 7:52 PM ET

    Will the IRS scandal and continued huge deficits embolden the Tea Party in 2014? CNBC Contributor Jared Bernstein and Jennifer Stefano, Americans For Prosperity discuss.

  • 2 IRS Employees Disciplined in Scandal     Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 7:15 PM ET

    It's hard to believe the IRS scandal of targeting conservative groups is limited to only 2 people. Jennifer Stefano, American For Prosperity PA state director and Bill Hennessy, St. Louis Tea Party Coalition co-founder, share their opinions.

  • Acting IRS Commissioner Miller Resigns     Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 6:24 PM ET

    President Obama addressed the IRS scandal, saying the acting IRS commissioner Steven Miller has resigned, with CNBC's Tyler Mathisen, Eamon Javers and Larry Kudlow.

  • President Obama addresses the IRS scandal, saying "the responsible parties will be held accountable," and that he "will make sure going forward the laws are applied as should be in a fair and impartial way."

  • Obama to Make Statement on IRS Scandal     Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 6:00 PM ET

    President Obama is preparing to make a statement on the IRS investigation after it admitted to targeting conservative groups, with CNBC's Melissa Lee, Larry Kudlow and Eamon Javers. Mark Hannah, Huffington Post and Tony Fratto, Hamilton Place Strategies weigh in.

  • Attorney General Announces IRS Probe     Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 11:24 AM ET

    Attorney General Eric Holder is ordering an investigation to see if there were criminal violations in the IRS scrutiny of conservative political groups, reports CNBC's John Harwood.

  • House to Hold Hearing on IRS Targeting     Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 10:29 AM ET

    The House Oversight Committee will hear from IRS Inspector General Russell George, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers

  • Watchdog Slams IRS For Targeting Conservatives     Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 6:12 AM ET

    The Treasury is criticizing senior IRS leaders for poor management of a policy that compromised the tax agency's political impartiality. And the Congressional Budget Office projects a deficit of $642 billion for fiscal year 2013, that's down $200 billion, reports CNBC's John Harwood.

  • Obama: IRS Focus on Conservative Groups 'Outrageous' Monday, 13 May 2013 | 12:56 PM ET
    President Barack Obama, during a White House news conference with British Prime Minister David Cameron.

    President Barack Obama on Monday called the Internal Revenue Service's focus on conservative groups "outrageous."

  • 'No Stent For You!': Santelli     Monday, 13 May 2013 | 10:53 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli worries that when it comes to Obamacare, the IRS will use political tests to determine who gets health care. (3:12)

  • GOP Slams IRS Targeting of Tea Party     Monday, 13 May 2013 | 10:45 AM ET

    The backlash that the IRS is unfairly targeing conservative political groups is growing, reports CNBC's John Harwood.

  • Did IRS Target Tea Party Groups?     Monday, 13 May 2013 | 6:42 AM ET

    Some on Capitol Hill are calling for an investigation over allegations the IRS targeted conservative groups, reports CNBC's John Harwood.

  • IRS vs. The Tea Party     Friday, 10 May 2013 | 7:00 PM ET

    The IRS admitted to singling out roughly 75 nonprofit groups for extra scrutiny based on connection to conservative causes, reports CNBC's John Harwood; and Ari Melber, Nation Magazine and Phil Musser, New Frontier Strategy president, discuss.

  • It's an American Gold Rush! Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 4:23 PM ET

    Gold fever is gripping the nation. Americans once again chose gold as their top investment choice in the CNBC All-America Economic Survey.

  • American Dream Is Back, So Are Stocks: CNBC Survey Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 7:32 AM ET

    Key measures of Americans' attitudes toward their homes and the stock market surged in the latest CNBC All-America Economic Survey.

  • Is a GOP 'Civil War' Looming?     Monday, 4 Feb 2013 | 7:00 PM ET

    GOP strategist Karl Rove has launched the "Conservative Victory Project.' What this means for the party, with Robert Costa, National Review; Jonathan Collegio, American Crossroads; and Michael Needham, Heritage Action for America.