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President Barack Obama announced Wednesday, the resignation of acting IRS Commissioner Steven Miller, the top official at the IRS.

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IRS commissioner ousted over tea party targeting

Hurrying to check a growing controversy, President Barack Obama ousted the acting commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service late Wednesday amid an outcry over revelations that the agency had improperly targeted tea party groups for scrutiny when they filed for tax-exempt status.

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