President Obama addresses IRS and other issues during White House press conference.
Rep. John Lewis and others denounce the violation of civil liberties in the IRS and Associated Press scandals.
President Obama's priorities may fall to the wayside as a result of controversies surrounding the IRS, the Justice Department and Benghazi.
Attorney General Eric Holder says he recused himself from AP probe and has called for an investigation into the IRS' actions.
The Associated Press says the Justice Department secretly obtained reporters' phone records.
President Obama travels to Connecticut to continue push for Congress to vote on and pass gun control legislation.