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The panel one way for the president to escape most of the pressure over the scandals.
Would be to snatch control the house away from Republicans.
President Obama says it's possible chief White House correspondent Ed Henry explains the reason.
While storm clouds are still forming around his attorney general Eric Holder President Obama was home in Chicago raising money for house Democrats.
Trying to help get Nancy Pelosi back in charge outstanding leaders soon once again to be speaker Nancy Pelosi and house -- The president's mission is not just helping Democrats take back the house in 2014.
So they can pass his second term agenda.
A democratic victory would also -- speaker John Boehner out of power and make sure his committee chairman like Darrell -- Would no longer have gavels to investigate the string of controversies.
Dominating congress' attention right now.
A Democrat house would would cease to ask any -- -- appropriate questions whether it's.
The need to be asked regarding the IRS scandal the events surrounding -- Ghazi or or the issues regarding -- Department of Justice.
The new quinnipiac poll shows those controversies are taking some -- on the president his approval rating has dropped to 45%.
A loss of three points since may first.
Before the -- admitted.
Targeting conservative groups meanwhile 76%.
Said a special prosecutor should be named to investigate the IRS situation.
The White House is also on defense over holder's claim to congress that he had ever been involved in any possible prosecution of rural -- Just days before it was revealed the attorney general himself signed off on labeling Fox's James Rosen a potential criminal co conspirator.
Was he not only -- and anyone who's involved it.
People don't want peace sign off on the search -- Maybe give it.
I'm David -- is that you're not involved in oversight and -- -- pretty -- adjustment the quinnipiac poll also shows on -- -- the percentage of people who believe the administration.
Deliberately misled the public.
Increased five points to 46%.
Between December and may.
Over the same time period people who believe the administration shared facts has dropped from 47% to 40%.
Asked today about the quinnipiac poll the president's aides said he's focused on his job.
For me to govern effectively over the next 33 and a half years.
Part of my task is to constantly continually reach out to the other side.
To try to find common ground.
Of course controversies like the IRS one called to question whether the president can govern effectively so today the new IRS chief named the chief.
Risk officer that he said will improve internal controls and restore integrity.
Brett at and -- -- on the north lawn attacks.
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