The Treasury Department Inspector General said Monday that no one in Cincinnati would say who gave the order to target conservatives.
“No one would acknowledge who, if anyone, provided that direction,” Treasury IG J. Russell George said during a House Appropriations Subcommittee hearing on IRS oversight.
“We have to get to the bottom of that,” acting IRS head Danny Werfel said. “We will uncover every fact.”
- President Obama unveiled a climate change plan on Monday that calls for federal limits on the amount of carbon power plants can produce.
- Puerto Rico has failed to make a $58 million debt payment, and credit rating agency Moody's says the U.S. territory is in default.
- The man accused of fatally shooting a Memphis, Tennessee, police officer on Saturday has turned himself in.