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IRS Scandal

Obama’s DOJ Investigation of the IRS is a Fraud

Way back in May 2013, Citizens United called for the appointment of a special counsel to investigate the IRS political targeting scandal. My op-ed calling for the special counsel was entitled “A Special Counsel No-Brainer.” It was clear to me then and remains clear to me today that a Barack Obama and Eric Holder controlled […]

IRS Visits To White House Need Much More Sunlight

When will the White House release a full description of all substantive White House visits by all IRS officials and what those meetings were about and with whom? On June 1, I wrote a column for that focused on the roughly 150 visits former IRS Commissioner Douglas Shulman made to the White House during […] 159 Times To The White House We Go

As the IRS scandal continues to evolve, I found one piece of information that came out this week quite shocking. Former IRS Commissioner Douglas Shulman, who led the IRS when much of the targeting of Tea Party and conservative groups, visited the Obama White House a whopping 159 times from January 2009 to November 2012. […]

Cagle Post: With IRS Probe, Time is of the Essence

The IRS scandal involving the improper targeting of conservative groups first broke 20 days ago, on May 10th. Attorney General Eric Holder announced he was starting a Justice Department criminal investigation of the IRS allegations on Tuesday May 14th. On Thursday May 16th, President Obama announced unsurprisingly that he did not favor the appointment of […]

Cagle Post – IRS: The Internal Retribution System

This year marks the 40th anniversary of the Watergate hearings which ultimately led to President Richard Nixon’s resignation. One point in the Articles of Impeachment signed off by the House Judiciary Committee sounds eerily similar to the devastating scandal coming out of the Obama Administration today: Read more at Cagle Post here.