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Politics: IRS and Conservatives #1053551

CBS Evening News for Thursday, May 16, 2013
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) The selection of Danny Werfel† as acting IRS commissioner after the firing of Steven Miller in the wake of the scandal over the targeting of conservative political groups and the questioning of President Obama over who knew about the targeting reported. [OBAMA – says he did not know about the Inspector General’s report until it was leaked through the press.]

(Capitol: Nancy Cordes) The investigation into the IRS scandal updated; Miller shown getting in a car; Treasury Department report quoted. [Senator Tom UDALL††- says people feel a sense of outrage.] [Speaker of the House John BOEHNER – says he doubts a low-level employee in Cincinnati made the decision to do this.] [Former IRS official Marc OWENS††- says decisions are rarely made by one person.]

Pelley, Scott;
Cordes, Nancy

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