E-mails Show Collusion Between IRS and FEC to Target Conservatives
Evidence recently uncovered suggests that there is another layer to the scandal involving the Internal Revenue Serviceâs targeting of conservative groups. E-mails obtained by National Review Online indicate collusion between the Internal Revenue Service and the Federal Election Commission.
The IRS scandal involves the Tax Exempt and Government Entities Division of the IRS openly targeting Tea Party and other conservative groups that applied for tax-exempt 501(c)(4) âsocial welfareâ organization status between 2010 and 2012. Those groups faced additional audits and scrutiny by the agency. The audits cost the organizations tens of thousands of dollars and thousands of employee hours, and ultimately delayed the groups from receiving tax-exempt status.
Treasury Inspector General J. Russell George has been conducting an investigation into the IRS being used as a tool to target groups over the course...
To beat Jim from the capital of Nebraska to the punch line, this is all the fault of former president G W Bush, Haliburton, Dick Cheney, corrupt republicans, evil lobbyist, greedy corporations and the King James Version of the Bible.