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Scandals Threaten Obama’s Agenda (VOA On Assignment May 31)i
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May 31, 2013 2:43 PM
Joining a long list of his predecessors who encountered scandals in their second term, President Barack Obama finds himself on the defensive over three controversies. VOA National correspondent Jim Malone tells us that of the scandals currently dogging the Obama administration, the Internal Revenue Service controversy is perhaps the most serious and potentially damaging.

Scandals Threaten Obama’s Agenda (VOA On Assignment May 31)

Published May 31, 2013

Joining a long list of his predecessors who encountered scandals in their second term, President Barack Obama finds himself on the defensive over three controversies. VOA National correspondent Jim Malone tells us that of the scandals currently dogging the Obama administration, the Internal Revenue Service controversy is perhaps the most serious and potentially damaging.

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