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Thursday, January 9, 2014

The IRS Scandal, Day 245

IRS Logo 2Daily Caller:   Covert Cronies? Obama’s Attorney General Appoints Obama Donor to Investigate Obama’s IRS:

President Barack Obama’s deputies have picked one of his political donors to investigate the IRS’ attack on independent political groups during the 2012 election, according to California Republican Rep. Darrell Issa, chairman of the House investigations committee.

“We request you immediately remove Ms. [Barbara] Bosserman from the ongoing investigation,” said a Jan. 8 letter from Issa to Attorney General Eric Holder.

The secret selection of Barbara Bosserman, a lawyer in the Department of Justice’s civil rights division, was revealed by a committee investigation after the DOJ stonewalled the legislators.

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Comments

Oh please. Nowthe Daily Caller says it was an "enemies list?" The Daily Caller and Chairman Issa need to get real and move to Ft. Lee.

Posted by: Publius Novus | Jan 9, 2014 9:13:57 AM

Why don't the various Tea Party groups simply forego tax exempt status and get on with it? I'm pretty sure donors would respond generously to a call to frustrate the administration's dirty game.

Posted by: PersonFromPorlock | Jan 9, 2014 10:14:01 AM

Apparently you are comfortable with government abuses against people they don't like Pub. Might they even be thought of as enemies? Notice this is day 245. Is this really new to you?

Posted by: Jungus | Jan 9, 2014 12:50:13 PM