First Lady Michelle Obama threatened to walk out of a fundraiser Tuesday evening when she was interrupted by a pro-gay rights heckler. The scene occurred at the Washington home of lesbian couple Karen Dixon and Nan Schaffer, who were hosting Mrs. Obama at a Democratic National Committee fundraiser. From the pool reports: Most notable part of the event was an interruption from a protester about 12
The Treasury Inspector General who conducted the probe into the IRS targeting of conservative groups told a Congressional panel today that nobody would fess up about who ordered the scrutiny. “During our audit, Congressman, we did pose that question, and no one would acknowledge who, if anyone, provided that direction,” said Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration Russell George. Have a look.
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A White House increasingly desperate to turn the House Democratic so it can dictate its second term agenda has dispatched First Lady Michelle Obama to three fundraisers for the Democratic National Committee in Washington Tuesday. The events will all be at private residences, suggesting she will gather with smallish groups of rich Democrats who will donate a hefty amount for the privilege of attending. Two
In the latest blow to the Obama administration’s claim to be the “openness administration,” word emerged today that the Department of Labor sought to charge a news organization more than $1 million for information. According to the Associated Press, which reported today on the widespread use by government officials of secret email accounts, Labor demanded that AP pay $1.03 million for costs the department said
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