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IRS Hearings | 5 Things To Know

April 9, 2014

This week, the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee will vote on a resolution to hold former International Revenue Service (IRS) official Lois Lerner in contempt of Congress.

White House Transparency Problems Persist | Spending Daily

March 17, 2014

While Congress is on recess this week, others will flock to Washington D.C. to take part in Sunshine Week. Sunshine Week, which runs from March 16 to the 22, is a time when advocates promote government transparency or the openness of federal agencies.

Twitter Reacts to President Obama’s FY 2015 Budget Proposal

March 7, 2014

On Tuesday, President Obama revealed his budget proposal for fiscal year 2015. It proposes $3.9 trillion in spending, while raising taxes in an effort to reduce the debt. The President’s budget has no real chance of passing Congress, but has become a rallying point for Democrats of where they want to begin budget negotiations.