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White House chief of staff Reince Priebus:  contact with top FBI officials has been criticised. Photograph: Jim Lo Scalzo/EPA/

The White House made a messy attempt on Sunday to control public perceptions of a widening scandal over alleged contacts between aides to Donald Trump(...)

Former Internal Revenue Service counsel Jennifer O’Connor, currently of the White House counsel’s office, testifies about emails of former IRS official Lois Lerner during a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing yesterday on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Photograph: Reuters/Jonathan Ernst

Revelations about a crashed computer hard drive and thousands of missing emails have reheated a controversy around the targeting of Tea Party and o(...)

Activity in the US Capitol building came in for criticism from Jofi Joseph who wrote about it on twitter using the   handle @NatSecWonk until he was fired. Photograph: Reuters

A senior White House official who was helping negotiate nuclear issues with Iran has been fired after being unmasked as the acidic voice behind a Twit(...)

 US attorney general Eric Holder testifies during a hearing before the House Judiciary Committee on oversight of the US department of justice yesterday. Photograph: Alex Wong/Getty Images

The Obama administration came under more intense fire over the secret subpoenas of phone records of Associated Press journalists and the target(...)