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June 26th, 2014
04:55 PM ET

IRS Commissioner: We take the allegations seriously

Catch the full interview with the IRS Commissioner at 5 pm ET, only on CNN.

After a brutal grilling on Capitol Hill, the seemingly unflappable IRS Commissioner John Koskinen talks to CNN's Wolf Blitzer about the accusations plaguing his agency as he tries to restore the public's trust in it.

MORE: Commissioner: IRS troubles "suspicious," but no crime uncovered

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Filed under: Interviews • IRS • Politics
June 26th, 2014
10:30 AM ET

Tea party rival refuses to concede

CNN's Dana Bash recaps the GOP Senate runoff race results in Mississippi.


Filed under: Dana Bash • Mississippi • Politics • Situation Room
June 24th, 2014
08:26 PM ET

Wendy Davis' Texas-sized battle

One year after her filibuster against an anti-abortion bill and a meteoric rise to the national stage, Wendy Davis is fighting her most recent battle, an uphill fight to be Texas' next governor. CNN's Gloria Borger profiles the rising Democratic star.


Filed under: Gloria Borger • Politics • Texas • Wendy Davis
June 24th, 2014
06:41 PM ET

Democrats' surprise role in GOP race

Mississippi may be an important battleground between Tea Party and establishment Republicans, but it is Democrats that are playing a key role in the GOP primary Tuesday. CNN's Dana Bash takes a look at how Democrat voters are influencing the outcome.


Filed under: Dana Bash • GOP • Politics • Tea Party
June 20th, 2014
09:14 PM ET

2016 GOP hopeful under criminal probe

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is facing accusations of illegally coordinating fundraising for his 2012 recall campaign. CNN's Brian Todd investigates.

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Filed under: CNN Investigations Unit • Politics • Scott Walker
June 20th, 2014
09:10 PM ET

Children's rush to border creates immigration crisis in U.S.

CNN's Polo Sandoval takes a look at how the U.S. is trying to control the rush of children illegally crossing the border as the immigration crisis takes a toll on states in the region.


Filed under: Immigration • Politics • Polo Sandoval
June 12th, 2014
07:19 PM ET

Bush 41 takes a dive on his 90th birthday

Former President George H.W. Bush celebrates his 90th birthday by skydiving near his summer home in Maine. CNN's Tom Foreman reports.


Filed under: George H. W. Bush • Politics • Tom Foreman
June 12th, 2014
07:17 PM ET

Brat speaks out after shocking GOP victory

After his primary victory over House Majority Leader Eric Cantor sent shock waves through Washington, Republican Dave Brat breaks his silence in an interview with CNN's Joe Johns about immigration and border security.


Filed under: GOP • Joe Johns • Politics
June 11th, 2014
06:49 PM ET

Cantor to relinquish leadership in House

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor says that he will relinquish his post in the House leadership after losing his primary.


Filed under: Dana Bash • Eric Cantor • Politics • Situation Room
June 6th, 2014
07:44 PM ET

Senator Michelle Obama?

As her husband's presidency winds down, there is fresh speculation that First Lady Michelle Obama might be considering a run for political office. CNN's Tom Foreman investigates the chatter.


Filed under: Michelle Obama • Politics • Tom Foreman
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