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Lois Lerner

The IRS Scandal: Washington Bound

July 18, 2013

On May 10th Lois Lerner spoke of misconduct by the IRS which purposefully targeted groups who were politically opposed to the administration, essentially breaking the IRS scandal. Well, things have been quiet for a while — until today.  Issa’s House Oversight Committee called IRS officials from the much-maligned Cincinnati office to testify.  Well, they did [...]

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The IRS Scandal and the 5th Amendment: To Plead or Not to Plead

May 22, 2013

Lois Lerner, the woman who planted the question on May 10 which blew open the IRS Scandal, was called in front of a Congressional committee to address her role in overseeing the improper IRS targeting of conservative groups. As it turns out, Lerner has experience targeting conservative groups as far back as the 1990s. After [...]

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Tea Party Groups Targeted by IRS

May 10, 2013

The IRS admitted to improperly targeting groups looking for tax-exempt status if the words “tea party” or “patriot” were in their names.  From 2010 to 2012, roughly 75 Tea Party groups were subjected to “additional review” which delayed their acceptance.   Hmm… just in time to stymie the political activities of groups opposed to the administration [...]

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