Charles Krauthammer reacted this morning on Fox and Friends, saying he believes it's clear that the Obama administration is "stonewalling" the IRS investigation by House Republicans.
As the House gets set for another hearing on the missing Lois Lerner emails, new information is coming out about whether the crucial documents are really lost forever.
At a contentious House hearing today, IRS Commissioner John Koskinen refused to apologize to furious Republicans for the agency losing two years worth of Lois Lerner's emails. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) commented on the lost emails, saying the IRS must "upgrade their technology so that there's no suspicion about an agenda anyone has."
In this video, Rep. Paul Ryan challenges IRS Commissioner John Koskinen on Lois Lerner's missing emails.
Things got heated at today's House hearing on the IRS targeting scandal between the two ranking members of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Elijah Cummings and Darrell Issa.
Former IRS official Lois Lerner invoked the Fifth Amendment again Wednesday morning, refusing to testify before a House hearing held to review IRS targeting of conservative groups. Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA), chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, adjourned the hearing after Lerner refused to testify.
Watch video of new House testimony from conservative activists who claim that the IRS is still targeting the Tea Party.
At a hearing today before Rep. Darrell Issa's (R-Calif.) House Oversight Committee, IRS employees will testify about the targeting of Tea Party groups for extra scrutiny of their applications for tax-exempt status. Republicans are pressing for information about how high up in the Obama administration this went.
Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) didn't hide his surprise during a House Judiciary Committee on Thursday in which FBI Director Robert Mueller told the lawmaker he wasn't aware of the details surrounding the FBI's probe of the IRS.
Outrage is still brewing as Capitol Hill hearings continue this week on the IRS' use of $50 million spent on lavish expenses between 2010 and 2012, the same time when much of the nation was enacting budget cuts and employee furloughs.
Rep. Trey Gowdy got emotional in yesterday's hearing, choking up when he talked about all of the federal employees who went without income while IRS employees abused their money.
In a recent MSNBC clip, host Martin Bashir claimed Republicans are using the IRS targeting scandal as "just another excuse" to bash President Obama, calling it their latest "weapon in the war against the Black man in the White House."