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During a joint news conference with visiting British Prime Minister David Cameron, an agitatted President Barack Obama defends his administration’s actions after the wake of the attacks on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, last year. On reports that Internal Revenue Service targeted conservative groups, Obama said it was “outrageous” and anyone involved needs to be “held fully accountable.”

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Obama tries to swat down 2 swirling controversies

President Barack Obama tried to swat down a pair of brewing controversies Monday, denouncing as “outrageous” the targeting of conservative political groups by the federal IRS but angrily denying any administration cover-up after last year’s deadly attacks in Benghazi, Libya.

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