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August 5, 2013

About that ‘phony’ IRS scandal [Darleen Click]

TweetOh look, a handy-dandy chart compiled by that bastion of right-wing-nut-jobs, NPR House Republicans investigating IRS targeting of groups for extra scrutiny say they have proof conservatives had it worse. A House Ways and Means Committee staff analysis of the … Continue reading

05. August 2013 by Darleen
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July 17, 2013

“I was essentially a front person …” [Darleen Click]

TweetThe circle tightens around the White House Top IRS officials in Washington, D.C. planned and oversaw the agency’s improper targeting of conservative groups, according to the 72-year old retiring IRS lawyer who will testify Thursday before the House Oversight Committee. … Continue reading

17. July 2013 by Darleen
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June 22, 2013

“IRS Sent $46 Million in Tax Refunds to 23,994 ‘Unauthorized’ Aliens — All at the SAME Address” [Darleen Click]

TweetOopsy! The IRS sent more than $46 million in tax refunds to 23,994 “unauthorized” alien workers who all listed the same address in Atlanta, Ga., in 2011, according to an audit report by the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration … Continue reading

22. June 2013 by Darleen
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June 2, 2013

IRS agent indicates Washington DC, not “rogue agents”, directed TEA Party targeting … [Darleen Click]

TweetWOW, like, we didn’t see this coming! Interviews with IRS employees have established that the Washington, D.C. headquarters of the Internal Revenue Service was engaged in targeting tea party groups and other conservative organizations for unfair levels of scrutiny when … Continue reading

02. June 2013 by Darleen
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June 1, 2013

IRS scandal? Just two 88 rogue agents … [Darleen Click]

TweetNothing to see … Washington (CNN) – The Internal Revenue Service has told House GOP investigators they have identified 88 IRS employees who may have documents relevant to the congressional investigation into targeting of conservative groups, according to a congressional … Continue reading

01. June 2013 by Darleen
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May 24, 2013

“Conservatives became targets in 2008″ [Darleen Click]

TweetIn the continuing “faux scandal” of IRS targeting TEA Party, 9/12, Pro-Life and Pro-Israel groups in order to seal Obama’s 2012 re-election, let’s remember that Obama’s tactic of harassing opponents and their supporters has a long history. Let’s take a … Continue reading

24. May 2013 by Darleen
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May 19, 2013

Shorter White House Spokeshole: Shut-the-f***-up, peasants … [Darleen Click]

Tweet… how DARE you question Us! King Barry’s toady, Dan Pfeiffer is making the rounds of Sunday shows and is clearly demonstrating the abject contempt this administration has towards anyone who does less than lick the King’s ankles. “Republicans owe … Continue reading

19. May 2013 by Darleen
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May 18, 2013

IRS Scandal? Eh … just a distraction. Really. Move on, wingnuts [Darleen Click]

Tweet NYSlimes sets about to shove criminal IRS behavior down the memory hole The Washington Post has two front-page above-the-fold articles on the scandal, a news story and an in-depth look at the IRS in the wake of the controversy. … Continue reading

18. May 2013 by Darleen
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May 14, 2013

Nancy Pelosi blames the IRS scandal on Citizens United [Darleen Click] UPDATED

Tweet… because one should never let a crisis go to waste … REP. NANCY PELOSI (D-CA): Well, I think it’s an opportunity. Let me say it this way, if, in fact, the IRS was targeting people because of their title, … Continue reading

14. May 2013 by Darleen
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May 10, 2013

IRS: Remember when we said in Feb 2012 that we make all decisions in an impartial manner … [Darleen Click]

Tweet… without regard to ideology? Tea Party chapters around the nation are blasting the Internal Revenue Service after the federal agency sent them letters demanding information about their politics, contributors and even family members. In letters sent from IRS offices … Continue reading

10. May 2013 by Darleen
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