obama-administration

Do you work in government? Have you violated the Hatch Act? Let’s investigate.

An explainer of what the law does -- and why so many people have been accused of violating it lately.

Presidential appointments are a much bigger headache than just one Supreme Court decision

The Court decision dealt with three of over 1,200 such positions.

Here’s how the IRS lost emails from key witness Lois Lerner

In short: Blame the IT department.

What Podesta’s WH return means for Obama’s environmental policy

John Podesta's return to the White House ensures a robust environmental policy for Obama's second term

Americans don’t care about the sequester — in two charts

Americans remain largely unsure about the impact of the across-the-board cuts, a new poll shows.

The IRS is a good political issue for Republicans. But are they in danger of overreaching on it?

Sometimes too much of a good thing isn't wonderful.

  • Chris Cillizza and Sean Sullivan
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  • Jun 3, 2013
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Sunday show roundup: What does the future hold for Eric Holder?

“The Attorney General has to ask himself the question, ‘Is he really able to effectively serve the president of the United States and the American people under the present circumstances?’ That’s a decision he’d have to make,” said Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.).

Everything you need to know about the IRS scandal

We know a lot more than we did a week and a half ago. But there are still a great many unanswered questions.

The IRS scandal: ‘horrible customer service’ or political malfeasance?

A House committee hearing on the IRS scandal provides an exercise in semantics.

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