Tag: Denis McDonough

Former IRS Commissioner To Testify On Capitol Hill

The Senate Finance Committee has launched an investigation into the improper targeting of Tea Party groups Lawmakers are getting their first chance to question the former head of the Internal Revenue Service, the man who ran the agency when agents were improperly targeting tea party groups. Some of the questions on Tuesday will be direct:…

President to Announce Appointment of Denis McDonough New Chief of Staff on Friday

The White House says President Barack Obama has picked top national security aide Denis McDonough as his next chief of staff. Obama will announce McDonough’s appointment from the White House Friday. McDonough will take over the key West Wing role from Jack Lew, Obama’s nominee for Treasury secretary. McDonough has long advised Obama on foreign…