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Texas Congressman’s Bill Offers 1 Million Dollar Reward for Lois Lerner’s Lost Emails

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 11:00am 6/28/2014 at 11:00am

Rep. Louie Gohmert of Texas appeared on FOX News yesterday and announced a new approach to recovering Lois Lerner’s lost emails. A cash reward of one million dollars.

America’s Newsroom reported:

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Did IRS’ Lerner Target Senator Chuck Grassley?

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at 5:22pm 6/25/2014 at 5:22pm

FOX News’ Chad Pergram tweeted some breaking developments late this afternoon regarding a new email dump from the ever-interesting Lois Lerner file.

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LIVE House Oversight hearing: IRS commissioner faces new grilling on lost Lois Lerner emails

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 23, 2014 at 6:55pm 6/23/2014 at 6:55pm

The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee is set to hear testimony tonight from IRS Commissioner John Koskinen, in an evening hearing on the subject of Lois Lerner’s missing emails.

[This hearing has concluded. Full video will be posted when available].

Some clips from the hearing can also be viewed below. Remainder of...

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Missing IRS emails reflect pattern of non-phony scandals

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 22, 2014 at 3:00pm 6/22/2014 at 3:00pm

Friday night, Ben Shapiro of Truth Revolt appeared on Megyn Kelly’s FOX News program to discuss Lois Lerner’s missing emails.

Trey Sanchez writes at Truth Revolt:

Host Megyn Kelly began by discussing the IRS investigation into the lost emails of ex-IRS official Lois Lerner. Initially, Kelly stated, Democrats and Republicans were both equally...

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Jay Carney Jr. (aka Josh Earnest): IRS Scandal just Republican conspiracy theory

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 21, 2014 at 7:00am 6/21/2014 at 7:00am

The new White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest is in a hurry to outpace his predecessor when it comes to untruths and spin.

When asked about the ridiculous claims surrounding Lois Lerner’s lost emails by the White House press pool on Friday, Earnest flippantly brushed off concerns as a Republican driven...

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LIVE House Hearing: IRS Commissioner testifies on missing Lois Lerner emails

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 20, 2014 at 9:01am 6/20/2014 at 9:01am

IRS Commissioner John Koskinen is expected to testify in a hearing before the House Ways and Means Committee on Friday morning at 9:00am EST. According to a statement from the committee, the hearing will focus on the IRS’s recent statement about the production of emails of former IRS official Lois Lerner.

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IRS: The Dog also ate Lois Lerner’s Hard Drive

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 4:50pm 6/19/2014 at 4:50pm

The plot seems to thicken every day now on the infamous “missing emails” from IRS manager Lois Lerner. So only did Lerner’s emails disappear in an alleged “computer crash,” but so did six other IRS officials at the center of the IRS targeting scandal. Now comes news that the ...

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IRS: More dogs ate more emails than previously thought

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 1:30pm 6/18/2014 at 1:30pm

On Tuesday, House Ways and Means Chairman Dave Camp dropped another bombshell into the simmering IRS-targeting-conservatives scandal. This new information comes on the heels of Friday’s announcement by Camp that the IRS had only “lost” Lois Lerner’s emails. Lerner is at the center of the IRS scandal and...

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IRS says it has lost over two years of Lerner emails

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 13, 2014 at 5:34pm 6/13/2014 at 5:34pm

The IRS is unable to produce some of the emails of former agency official Lois Lerner due to a computer crash, according to a statement from the House Ways and Means Committee.

Today, Ways and Means...

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IRS to turn over all Lois Lerner emails to House committee

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 5:06pm 5/8/2014 at 5:06pm

The IRS has agreed to turn over all Lois Lerner emails to the House Committee on Ways and Means, according to a statement posted on the committee’s website Thursday.

From the Ways and Means committee website:

Today, Ways and Means Chairman Dave Camp (R-MI) announced that one year into the investigation of the...

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House votes to hold Lois Lerner in contempt

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 7:08pm 5/7/2014 at 7:08pm

Vote just took place, 231-187.

The House then voted to require Eric Holder to appoint a special counsel to investigate the targeting of conservative nonprofit groups by the Internal Revenue Service, 250-168, with 26 Democrats voting in favor.

The contempt is based on Lerner’s failure to answer questions during hearings on the IRS...

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I’m betting DOJ finds Baseball and Steroids more important than Lois Lerner

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 3:40pm 4/9/2014 at 3:40pm

Katie Pavlich notes a development with regard to Lois Lerner, and ends with a question, House Ways and Means Committee Votes to Refer Lois Lerner For Criminal Charges

The House Ways and Means Committee has voted to 23-14 along party lines to refer former head of tax exempt groups at the IRS...

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IRS to turn over Lerner emails

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 8, 2014 at 1:00pm 3/8/2014 at 1:00pm

House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp (R-MI) announced Friday that, after months of discussions, the IRS has agreed to turn over Lois Lerner emails and documents to the committee.

More from The Hill:

The Internal Revenue Service has agreed to turn over emails and other documents from Lois Lerner, a core...

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LIVE: House Oversight hearing on #IRS targeting – Lois Lerner to appear (Update – Pleads the 5th)

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 9:23am 3/5/2014 at 9:23am

The House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform has scheduled a hearing on IRS targeting for 9:30am ET today.

Former IRS official Lois Lerner has been recalled to testify before the committee; she is expected to appear, but after much confusion over the last few days, it’s unclear whether or not Lerner...

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Lois Lerner’s on again, off again, on again (?) testimony

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 3:30pm 3/4/2014 at 3:30pm

The House Oversight committee on Monday released a series of emails between committee staff and an attorney for Lois Lerner after recent confusion about whether or not the former IRS official would testify before the committee this week.

On Sunday, committee chairman Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) told FOX News Sunday that Lerner –...

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Lois Lerner: Still taking the 5th?

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 5:12pm 3/2/2014 at 5:12pm

An attorney for Lois Lerner says the former Internal Revenue Service official still intends to continue to assert her Fifth Amendment rights before the House Oversight committee, despite earlier claims from a top GOP lawmaker Sunday that she would testify this week.

Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.), chairman of the House Committee on...

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They’re from the IRS, and they’re here to help

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, February 16, 2014 at 1:30pm 2/16/2014 at 1:30pm

At this point it’s tempting to regard the IRS as not-so-secret agents of the Obama administration and the Democrats. This is not paranoia.

As Ed Rogers wrote in...

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