The House offered up a buffet of six budgets this week for members to chose from.
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The Treasury Department announced sanctions against six "Crimean separatists."
Rep. Kerry Bentivolio (R-Mich.) said his proposal could appeal to conservatives.
Budget experts say no one inside the administration appears to be an automatic pick.
Cruz says Holder is "denying Congress and defying the rule of law."
Rep. Kevin Brady (R-Texas) seeks a long-term extension for the popular tax break.
Reps. Pat Tiberi (R-Ohio) and Ron Kind (D-Wis.) want a permanent expension of the popular tax break that allows businesses to quickly write off expenses.
Federal watchdogs have said in recent years that the IRS doesn't fully grasp the extent of the identity theft problem.
The House is out of town for its nearly three-week recess and the Senate will not hold nomination votes during its rare Friday session.
Campaign finance watchdogs said former IRS official Lois Lerner didn't respond aggressively enough to Crossroads GPS, the GOP groups with ties to Karl Rove.