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Lois Lerner, anti-Tea Party IRS protagonist, retires

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 23, 2013 at 5:30pm 9/23/2013 at 5:30pm

Lois Lerner, the IRS official at the center of the scandal involving targeting of conservative organizations and tea party groups, has retired, according to the Associated Press.

Lerner first...

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Tea Party IRS protest Nashville

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 7:00am 5/22/2013 at 7:00am

Taken by Linda in Tennessee yesterday at an IRS protest rally in Nashville.

 
 
 

Tea Party IRS Protests May 21

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 12:47pm 5/18/2013 at 12:47pm

Forwarded to me by a reader.

Sounds like a good idea to me. (details and locations at the link)

On behalf of Tea Party, P...

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IRS Officials Continue to Obstruct in Tea Party Targeting Case

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 4:00pm 5/25/2017 at 4:00pm

It has been almost five years since news broke that officials at the IRS used the power of government to harass members of the Tea Party and other conservative groups.

The media has largely ignored the scandal and so far, no one has gone to jail. Earlier this month, IRS officials claimed...

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IRS locates nearly 7,000 “Tea Party” documents

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p02WNydEh-c
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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 4:03pm 3/9/2017 at 4:03pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p02WNydEh-c

It is astonishing how much is being revealed about the “Deep State” since Donald Trump was inaugurated less than two months ago.

This week, Wikileaks published almost 9,000 documents from the CIA about the agency’s own malware used to hack into anyone’s electronics make it look like the cyber-attack came from Russia.

Now,...

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6th Circuit Dings IRS in Tea Party Targeting Case

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 22, 2016 at 2:40pm 3/22/2016 at 2:40pm

The Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals issued a blistering rebuke of the IRS today in Tea Party groups’ suit against IRS targeting.

The opinion by Chief Judge Raymond Kethledge on behalf of a three-judge panel opens:

Among the most serious allegations a federal court can address are that an Executive agency has targeted...

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Tea Party Class Action Against IRS Abuse May Proceed

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at 10:00am 1/19/2016 at 10:00am

Tea Party groups won a major victory last week, when Judge Susan J. Dlott of the United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio certified a class of Tea Party organizations that allege the IRS intentionally delayed their applications for preferential tax treatment based on their political viewpoints.

Winning class...

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Judge Orders IRS to release Tea Party target list

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 5, 2015 at 10:30am 4/5/2015 at 10:30am

The Department of Justice may have let Lois Lerner off the hook, but a judge has ordered the IRS to release the names of the Tea Party groups that were singled out for scrutiny.

Stephen Dinan of the Washington Times:

Judge orders IRS to release list of tea party groups targeted for scrutiny

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IRS proposes “Tea Party” rules

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 9, 2014 at 8:30am 1/9/2014 at 8:30am

Call it the political equivalent of the “Polar Vortex”.

As we enter Day 244 of the Internal Revenue Service scandal of suppressing conservative groups by the unfair application of tax-exempt status rules, there is a development that is chilling the hearts of citizen activists everywhere.

The IRS is planning to codify its tactics...

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GOP outrage over IRS targeting of Tea Party — genuine or kabuki theater?

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 8:25am 6/6/2013 at 8:25am

Following the unfolding scandal of the Internal Revenue Service’s targeting of the Tea Party, I keep the following thought in mind:

Neither party in Congress can be relied upon to satisfactorily resolve this issue.  They created the IRS, fund the IRS, and oversee the IRS.  All of this abuse happened on their...

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California Tea Party Files Class Action Lawsuit Against IRS

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 8:15am 5/22/2013 at 8:15am

This post is dedicated to all the Legal Insurrection readers ready to give up on California!

As Tea Party groups stage successful rallies at Internal Revenue Service offices nationwide, one California organization is staging a frontal assault on this government behemoth.

One of the largest and most active Tea Party groups in the...

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My Tea Party group’s futile attempt to get IRS tax-exempt status

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 16, 2013 at 8:16am 5/16/2013 at 8:16am

The news dam has broken, and a deluge of stories from conservative citizen groups of horrendous dealings with the Internal Revenue Service is now spilling out.

I would like to share the background on my group’s quest for tax-exempt status.  The Sou...

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Complete copy of Treasury Report on IRS targeting of Tea Party and conservatives

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 9:24pm 5/14/2013 at 9:24pm

The full Inspector General report was released tonight.

I’d be interested in what you find that we don’t already know.

Treasury Report IRS Tea Party Targeting

 
 
 

Dems find their IRS-Tea Party Scandal savior — look, Citizens United!

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 8:52am 5/14/2013 at 8:52am

The Democratic Party and left-media obsession with the Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision continues unabated.

Citizens United is the all purpose bogeyman — whatever the political problem, put it at the doorstep of a decision which simply said that groups of people can join together for political purposes and that one of...

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IRS officials in D.C. in on Tea Party targeting, Cincinnati office leaked tax docs

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 13, 2013 at 8:56pm 5/13/2013 at 8:56pm

Big, really big breaking stories showing that the targeting of Tea Party and conservative groups extended beyond Cincinnati and included leaked tax documents.

The Washington Post reports tonight, IRS officials...

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Now we can dare call the IRS targeting of Tea Party groups a conspiracy

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 13, 2013 at 11:49am 5/13/2013 at 11:49am

The notion that a few “low level” local IRS employees went rogue is false.

The timeline appendices to the Inspector General’s report, released by ABC News, detail a far reaching conspiracy to target Tea Party groups with...

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IRS Tea Party targeting scandal too big to ignore

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 13, 2013 at 10:37am 5/13/2013 at 10:37am

Consider this a follow up to my post IRS reaped hatred of Tea Party sown by Democrats and the media.

Mediaite, which really is an invaluable resource for videos of what happens on television news, has several videos of commentary from non-right wing pundits concerning the deep trouble of the...

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