Juliet Eilperin joined The Washington Post as the House of Representatives reporter, where she covered the impeachment of Bill Clinton, lobbying, legislation, and four national congressional campaigns. Since April of 2004 she has covered the environment for the national desk, reporting on science, policy and politics in areas including climate change, oceans, and air quality.
The president disputes comparisons with GOP predecessors on NSA programs.
The transcript of congressional investigators' May 21 conversations with Holly Paz, who served as a top official in the Internal Revenue Service's tax-exempt organizations division until recently, just came to light Sunday.
A project of the Competitive Enterprise Institute accounts for more than 99 percent of the comments urging the Environmental Protection Agency to back off of regulating a proposed mine in Alaska.
Obama tells supporters he will tackle global warming, but the public is more concerned with the economy.