A guide to 2015’s key dates

One of 2015’s biggest questions is when Hillary Clinton will formally announce she’s running for president. Read more: Jan. 13 — The book tours begin Jan. 20 — The State of the Union Feb. 24 — Chicago mayor’s race Feb. 25-28 — CPAC Feb. 27 — Immigration fight March 19 — Hillary’s last paid speech April 6 — Openi... »

IRS lost tax-exempt applications of Tea Party-affiliated organizations

On Friday, the Internal Revenue Service informed Congressional investigators that it could not recover two years of emails from Lois Lerner, the former head of the agency’s tax-exempt status department. Lerner has been at the center of the investigation into how and why the IRS applied additional scrutiny to the tax-exempt applications of Tea Party-affiliated organizations. Lerner has refuse... »