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Victory: “Tea party wins 8-year battle with IRS”

“It took eight years of frustration, court battles and waiting. It took the complete change of a presidential administration. And it took the persistent fighting of a top-level team of lawyers. But the Albuquerque Tea Party now is registered with … Continue reading

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“House Republicans begin impeachment against IRS Commissioner John Koskinen”

“House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz began the impeachment process against IRS Commissioner John Koskinen on Tuesday, accusing  him of misleading the public and destroying documents that were sought under a congressional subpoena. It was the latest … Continue reading

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“House Republicans Considering Impeachment of IRS Head over Stonewalling in Lois Lerner Investigation”

“WASHINGTON (AP) — Investigators are blaming mistakes by IRS employees — not a criminal conspiracy — for the loss of thousands of emails related to the tax agency’s tea party scandal…. The workers erased the tapes a month after IRS … Continue reading

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“Sources: Lois Lerner’s emails likely gone forever” [Crime: Hard drive destroyed]

“Ex-IRS official Lois Lerner’s crashed hard drive has been recycled, making it likely the lost emails of the lightening rod in the tea party targeting controversy will never be found, according to multiple sources.” http://www.politico.com/story/2014/06/irs-lois-lerner-emails-108044.html That hard drive was “recycled” … Continue reading

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“Too Big To Audit? Large Partnerships Escape IRS Scrutiny, GAO Reports”

“In 2011, while the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) was busy scrutinizing the tax-exempt status of 100 percent of Tea Party groups and other conservative non-profits, the tax agency did not audit a single high-value electing large partnership (ELP) with more … Continue reading

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