• Feds: 5 arrested, accused of scam posing as IRS agents

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Treasury Department has arrested five people in Miami accused of posing as IRS agents in telephone calls and demanding immediate payment of overdue taxes, a scheme that netted them an estimated $2 million, a top official said Tuesday.

  • House Judiciary Committee members, Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, left, and Rep. Ron DeSantis, R-Fla., are sworn in Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, May 24, 2016, prior to testifying before the Judiciary Committee's hearing on allegations of misconduct against IRS Commissioner John Koskinen. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

    House panel hearing lawmaker who wants IRS chief impeached

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans gave an election-year airing to their complaints about IRS chief John Koskinen Tuesday, telling a GOP-run House committee that he should be impeached for lying to lawmakers and destroying evidence.

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