BOSTON, (UPI) – Dzhokhar Tsarnaev scrawled a note inside the boat in which he was found hiding taking responsibility for the Boston Marathon bombings, a report said Thursday. The note was written with a pen on the inside of the boat as he lay bleeding from an earlier shootout with police in which his brother […]
WASHINGTON, (UPI) – U.S. President Barack Obama said Wednesday the acting head of the Internal Revenue Service has resigned after “inexcusable” misconduct by some IRS personnel. Speaking with reporters at the White House, the president said he had reviewed a Treasury Department report on “IRS personnel who improperly screened conservative groups applying for tax-exempt status, […]
WASHINGTON, (UPI) – U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., said Wednesday “House Republicans have truly lost their minds” under a popular definition of insanity. Reid, speaking of House GOP leaders’ plan to hold a 37th vote on repealing the Affordable Care Act — commonly known as “Obamacare” — cited a statement often attributed to […]
WASHINGTON, (UPI) – U.S. President Barack Obama released a financial disclosure form Wednesday showing considerable income from book royalties. The president reported several million dollars in assets, mostly in mutual funds. His press secretary, Jay Carney, said Obama and Vice President Joe Biden, who also released a disclosure form, have no financial conflicts of interest. […]
WASHINGTON, (UPI) – The White House Wednesday released more than 100 pages of emails related to talking points on the Sept. 11 attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya. The release came a day after White House spokesman Jay Carney accused Republicans of fabricating — or at least misrepresenting — the content of the […]
When was the last time you heard a story about police who’d gone to the trouble of ganging up at someone’s front door simply walking away when their suspicions turned out to be unfounded? Don’t add the story of this California couple to your short list.
The Administration of Barack Obama initially tried to downplay reports that the Internal Revenue Service placed undue scrutiny on conservative groups over the past several years, but a damning Treasury report on the IRS-Tea Party scandal released this week introduces Administration foot to Administration mouth.
Attorney General Eric Holder fielded questions Wednesday from a number of lawmakers on Capitol Hill seeking answers about the flurry of scandals involving the Administration of President Barack Obama that have broken over the past several days, not the least of which was the Associated Press hacking fiasco.
Brush up on the day’s headlines with Personal Liberty’s afternoon update.
At 6 p.m. ET today, President Barack Obama will give a statement from the White House concerning the scandal involving the Internal Revenue Service and its politcally-motivated targeting of conservative nonprofits during his reelection campaign.