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Judicial Watch: IRS Documents Reveal Lerner Knew Targeting Criteria of Nonprofit Groups ‘Might Raise Questions’

Judicial Watch today released a new batch of Internal Revenue Service (IRS) documents, including an email from former IRS official Lois Lerner in February 2012 asking that a program be set up to “put together some training points to help them [IRS staffers] understand the potential pitfalls” of revealing too much information to Congress. Continue reading

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The Consequence of Unaccountability

Obama’s power over the federal government doesn’t end with his “pen and phone” agenda. Most of the real policy decisions are made by bureaucrats inside federal agencies. And Obama has purposefully created an atmosphere where career bureaucrats are both rewarded for helping his administration’s political goals and punished for thwarting them. Continue reading

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Thomas Sowell on Ferguson and Other Random Thoughts

Thomas Sowell again invites us into his random thoughts on the passing scene: Ferguson, Obama, Israel, Iraq, the border crisis, Ebola, the IRS scandal, Lois Lerner, Hitler, Ted Williams and Babe Ruth Continue reading

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IRS and Barack’s Half-Brother

IRS continues to stonewall; Americans cannot get straight answers from their government leaders, but, to be sure, illegals and terrorists are riding high in Barack Hussein Obama’s America. Continue reading

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A Day of Infamy

Watching the American People testify at the IRS hearings last Tuesday was enough to make one sick with disgust. We heard how representatives of the United States government, likely at the direction of high-level partisan abettors, wantonly violated the civil rights of thousands of American citizens, solely for their political principles and religious beliefs. If ever you were unsure as to the meaning of Tyranny, you need look no further. Continue reading

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IRS Probe Heats Up

It’s going to be a busy week on Capitol Hill for the House of Representatives as they dig into the corrupt and arguably criminal practices of the Internal Revenue Service. It’s been reported that documents from 88 IRS employees have … Continue reading

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IRS Scandal Follows Old Obama Illinois Pattern

How extensive is this scandal? As far as we know today, the IRS took the lead in harassing conservatives and Tea Party groups, occasionally joined by the Department of Justice, OSHA, the ATF, and the Labor Department. If you were to add some news of spying on reporters – that was announced Monday — then it all becomes reminiscent of the following exchange from the 1976 movie All the President’s Men… Continue reading

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Words of Wisdom: President Washington

“The spirit of encroachment tends to consolidate the powers of all the departments in one, and thus to create whatever the form of government, a real despotism. A just estimate of that love of power, and proneness to abuse it, which predominates in the human heart is sufficient to satisfy us of the truth of this position.” — George Washington, Farewell Address, 1796 Continue reading

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George Soros: His Influence on the Media and the IRS Scandal

New details regarding the IRS scandal that found the nation’s top tax office intentionally targeting conservative groups are surfacing. Like, for example, the fact that George Soros-funded organizations sent letters encouraging the IRS to investigate conservative organizations. Continue reading

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