Politics & Government

May 21, 2013 12:06 PM

With Obama in the dark, administration planned how to stage-manage news of IRS scandal

The Obama administration’s timeline for who knew what and when about the Internal Revenue Service scandal changed again Tuesday with revelations that the Treasury Department and White House officials had discussed how to stage-manage the release of the explosive information. The latest revelation came as acting IRS Commissioner Steven Miller told Congress that he’s responsible for the secretly planted question answered by subordinate Lois Lerner that triggered the scandal that’s now gripping the nation’s capital.

Related content

Comments

Videos

More Videos

Scenes from the Kansas tax debate 02:07

Scenes from the Kansas tax debate

Bathroom bill protest 01:41

Bathroom bill protest

Franklin Graham holds rally at Capitol 02:29

Franklin Graham holds rally at Capitol

Marijuana rally at Kansas Capitol 02:30

Marijuana rally at Kansas Capitol

The Wichita Greyhound Park today 00:43

The Wichita Greyhound Park today

Guns on campus: Constitutional or crazy? 02:02

Guns on campus: Constitutional or crazy?

Senate candidate confronts Koch brothers over climate change 02:41

Senate candidate confronts Koch brothers over climate change

Hunger striker files federal lawsuit against DCF 01:19

Hunger striker files federal lawsuit against DCF

VIDEO: Capitol protest against guns on campuses 02:19

VIDEO: Capitol protest against guns on campuses

Donald Trump speaks at rally in Kansas City 04:11

Donald Trump speaks at rally in Kansas City

Protesters at Trump rally temporarily stop event 00:25

Protesters at Trump rally temporarily stop event

Trump protesters and supporters 01:14

Trump protesters and supporters

Share Video

Nation & World Videos