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  • White House counsel kept IRS probe results from Obama

    05/20/2013 8:19:36 PM PDT · by neverdem · 69 replies
    Reuters ^ | May 20, 2013 | Kim Dixon and Roberta Rampton
    Two senior White House aides knew weeks ago that a probe of the Internal Revenue Service had found that the U.S. tax agency had inappropriately targeted conservative groups, but did not tell President Barack Obama, a White House spokesman said on Monday. A Treasury Department official informed White House counsel Kathryn Ruemmler on April 24 about the preliminary findings of a report that would fuel the latest in a series of scandals to confront Obama at the start of his second term. The report was issued by a Treasury inspector general on May 14, four days after an IRS official...