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After IRS stonewalls, Tea Party Patriots sues for documents on targeting

WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 16: Co-founder and CEO of Tea Party Patriots Jenny Beth Martin (L) talks to a reporter after a news conference May 16, 2013 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Bachmann held a news conference with Tea Party leaders and congressional members to discuss the IRS scandal of targeting the Tea Party. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

The group Tea Party Patriots filed suit on this Tax Day against the Internal Revenue Service for documents about the agency's infamous targeting of conservative groups last year.

Ben Carson helps PAC raise $1.2 million

11:14 AM 04/15/2014

A political action committee aligned with Ben Carson will report hauling in $1.2 million since the former director of pediatric neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital started raising dough for the group, The Daily Caller has learned.

Ben Carson: White House wanted apology for ‘offending’ Obama

11:41 PM 04/14/2014

Neurosurgeon Ben Carson says the White House wanted him to apologize for “offending” President Obama after he famously delivered a conservative message at the National Prayer Breakfast last year.

Most Americans don’t think Obama is black

2:05 PM 04/14/2014

President Obama is the first African-American president of the United States, but a majority of Americans still don’t think he is black.

Rubio shuffles staff ahead of potential White House run

3:54 PM 04/11/2014

Marco Rubio announced on Friday that he is sending his Senate chief of staff on Capitol Hill to work on his political action committee - a signal that the Florida Republican may be gearing up for a White House run in 2016.

Scott Brown recycles famous pickup truck ad

12:58 PM 04/11/2014

About 100,000 miles later, former Sen. Scott Brown’s pickup truck is back.

Obama nominates ‘Bro’ to lead agency

4:51 PM 04/10/2014

President Barack Obama took a break from talking about equal pay for women this week to nominate a “Bro” to lead the National Endowment for the Humanities.

FRIENDLY FIRE: DNC accuses MSNBC of ‘a pretty big double standard’

12:26 PM 04/10/2014

You don’t hear this every day.

Democratic senator hits Reid for attacks on Kochs: ‘You don’t beat up people’

11:14 AM 04/10/2014

A Democratic senator chided Senate majority leader Harry Reid on Thursday for his repeated attacks on the billionaires Charles and David Koch for spending money to help Republicans win back the Senate this year.

Conservative radio host forming super PAC to help GOP win Senate majority

7:39 AM 04/10/2014

A conservative radio host is forming a new super PAC to get involved in the most competitive Senate races in 2014, with the aim of helping Republicans win back the majority.

Erick Erickson: ‘Jeb Bush’s time to run is over’

3:16 PM 04/09/2014

An influential voice among the conservative grassroots says he thinks Jeb Bush has missed his chance to run for the White House.

Ben Carson releases principles for Obamacare replacement

12:23 PM 04/03/2014

Dr. Ben Carson on Thursday released seven principles he says will guide him as he develops his own conservative alternative to Obamacare.

Palin makes first campaign appearance of 2014 cycle

12:02 PM 04/03/2014

The Mama Grizzly is back.

In race to left, Dem candidates show support for taxpayer-funded sex changes

11:38 AM 04/03/2014

As primary season heats up, Democrats are racing further and further to the left of one another.

At least 81 dead people have been voting in North Carolina

3:29 PM 04/02/2014

At least 81 dead people have been voting in North Carolina over the last ten years, according to state election officials.

Top CIA officer contradicts New York Times report on Benghazi

3:02 PM 04/02/2014

Former CIA deputy director Mike Morell testified Wednesday that the spy agency knew almost immediately that al-Qaeda-linked terrorists had been involved in the 2012 Benghazi attacks that killed four Americans, seemingly contradicting a widely-cited New York Times report published last year.

Bobby Jindal: ‘It’s no secret … I’m thinking about’ 2016

11:19 AM 04/02/2014

WASHINGTON -- Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal on Wednesday unveiled his own conservative health-care proposal to repeal and replace Obamacare as he tests the waters for a presidential run of his own in 2016.

Republicans to grill CIA official on Benghazi

5:31 PM 04/01/2014

Republicans on Capitol Hill will get the chance Wednesday to publicly grill a top CIA official involved in drafting the Obama administration’s inaccurate talking points immediately after the Benghazi terrorist attacks of 2012.

Rand Paul says Republicans cannot be ‘party of deportation’

10:59 AM 04/01/2014

WASHINGTON -- Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul said Tuesday that Republicans need to show Hispanic voters that they are not “just the party of deportation.”