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There's a Fox News alert on red -- in Washington the deadline has come and gone for answers from the IRS.
About its improper scrutiny of conservative groups.
The next step.
Is up to the Republicans and Democrats in the senate who set that timetable.
-- congressional correspondent Mike Emanuel is up on Capitol Hill with tonight's top story -- -- We'll break -- evening Democrats and Republicans are expressing disappointment tonight with the -- -- failure to meet a deadline.
After asking in this letter more than forty questions about the targeting of conservative groups seeking tax exempt status.
After the deadline passed senators Max Baucus and Orrin hatch -- the Senate Finance Committee said.
The IRS must do better and they point out quote.
This is an agency that revolves around making the American taxpayer -- hard deadlines each and every year when they file their taxes.
Oftentimes penalizing those that are late.
Top lawmakers say they still want answers.
If we're scared to death of the IRS most people -- the IRS then you know -- have politics going on an agency that should be above politics.
It is really difficult put up force and that's why we've asked for this information and -- -- -- together.
Meanwhile congressional investigators continue conducting transcript did interviews with four people who worked in the Cincinnati IRS office.
When the extra scrutiny of conservative organizations was taking place.
A former IRS commissioner says what's known so far indicates there were failures throughout the agency's chain of command.
There's a lot we don't know and that will.
Will come out obviously -- of a series and they justice of our investigation but what we do know is this quite disturbing.
On Monday the House Appropriations Committee will hold a hearing with new acting commissioner Daniel -- full and inspector general Jay Russell George who investigated the IRS.
At the White House spokesman Josh Earnest says.
-- -- thirty day review of the IRS will produce results we are confident that that review will take a look at a wide range of things including making sure.
Do we hold accountable those who are responsible for this wrongdoing house ways and means chairman Dave Camp has invited Tea Party groups to testify in front of his committee on Tuesday about the treatment they received.
After more than thirty Tea Party groups met to discuss the future one leader said the tax collection agency must be reformed.
The IRS basically needs to have a reckon ball taken to it it needs to be completely altered and go to some kind of consumer -- tax system.
Fair tax or what have you.
In a legislative memo to house Republicans obtained by fox majority leader Eric Cantor says the house will continue to hold the administration accountable.
Tanner says lawmakers will continue working to determine who directed IRS employees to target conservative groups why it was done and who knew about it -- My thank you.
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