Lois Lerner fears for her life if she testifies at Wednesday’s oversight Hearing By Patrick Howley – Lois Lerner fears for her life if she testifies openly before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Wednesday, according to her attorney. House oversight committee chairman Rep. Darrell Issa announced Sunday that Lerner will testify at Wednesday’s hearing, […]
Lois Lerner fears for her life if she testifies at Wednesday’s oversight Hearing By Patrick ...
By Joe Schaeffer - The U.S. Chamber of Commerce has called on the IRS to ...
There are only two days left for the public to provide comments to the IRS ...
The IRS “improperly withheld” documents to prevent a government transparency group from commenting on the ...
By Joe Schaeffer – The U.S. Chamber of Commerce has called on the IRS to stop trying to curb the free-speech rights of nonprofit civic groups that engage in political activities. In a letter to IRS Commissioner John Koskinen on Thursday, the Chamber decried a “fatally flawed” proposal that it said would create a “no-speech […]
There are only two days left for the public to provide comments to the IRS regarding proposed new rules that are designed to stifle conservative non-profit groups and legitimize the IRS’ ongoing, illegal practice of targeting those same organizations. Last year, the nation was outraged to learn that the IRS under the Obama Administration had […]
The IRS “improperly withheld” documents to prevent a government transparency group from commenting on the agency’s new rules restricting the political activity of nonprofit groups, according to a new Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) complaint. The group Cause of Action requested four sets of communications between the IRS and administration officials to ensure that political […]
Democrats close ranks behind their campaign against conservatives By Robert Knight – Lawyer Cleta Mitchell, who represents many groups that the IRS has been tyrannizing since 2009, told the House Government Reform and Oversight Committee that “the IRS scandal is not over. It is continuing to this day, and the Department of Justice investigation is […]
By David A Patten Dr. Benjamin Carson, the former director of pediatric neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital who is considered a possible GOP contender for the 2016 GOP nomination, told Newsmax TV on Monday that he and his family have been personally targeted by the IRS in retribution for his frank critique of President Obama’s […]
Investors Business Daily Editorial – Free Speech: The IRS scandal is not only not over but is getting worse, with a call by New York’s senior senator for the already-politicized agency to use its power to tax to destroy the conservative grass-roots movement. Arguing that the Supreme Court’s 2010 Citizens United decision allowed Tea Party […]
By the Washington Times – Eric Holder Jr. is Barack Obama’s most faithful and obedient servant. The attorney general is ever so gently putting a not-so-hidden thumb on the scales of justice so his boss won’t worry about being implicated in a growing scandal in his administration. The Department of Justice, as our Steve Dinan […]
By Joseph Curl Fact: The IRS targeted conservative and tea party groups requesting tax-exempt status in the run-up to the 2012 presidential election. That’s a fact. Congress held hearings — embarrassing hearings. Three top Internal Revenue Service officials resigned. No heads rolled, but for the Obama administration, and the lawless Attorney General Eric H. Holder […]
By Platt Liebau – If the Obama administration has nothing to hide when it comes to the IRS targeting scandal, it’s hard to explain all the delays and obfuscations attending the investigation of it. Now, congressional investigators suspect that the FBI has gotten marching orders from Eric Holder’s Justice Department not to be forthcoming. From […]