House votes to find IRS’s Lois Lerner in contempt of Congress

Stephen Dinan The Washington Times 5/7/2014

Nearly a year to the day after she revealed the IRS gave inappropriate scrutiny to some groups applying for tax-exempt status, the House voted Wednesday to declare Lois G. Lerner in contempt of Congress for blocking its investigation, sending her case to the legal system.

Six Democrats joined Republicans […]

Emails Show Corruption At Heart Of Administration

Editorial Investors.com 4/17/2014

Corruption: New emails show that both the IRS and Justice Department were involved in a probe of Tea Party and other conservative groups. This is no mere scandal — it’s a major breach of the law.

The newly released emails were gathered for a Freedom of Information Act request by Judicial Watch, […]

New Emails Show Lois Lerner Was in Contact With DOJ About Prosecuting Tax Exempt Groups

Katie Pavlich Townhall 4/16/2014

According to new IRS emails obtained through a Freedom of Information Act request from Judicial Watch, former head of tax exempt groups at the IRS Lois Lerner was in contact with the Department of Justice in May 2013 about whether tax exempt groups could be criminally prosecuted for “lying” about political […]

Lois Lerner in recently uncovered video: We were under pressure to stop political donations from 501(c)(4) groups

Poor Richard’s News 8/12/2013

It’s no wonder that Lois Lerner wants immunity in exchange for her testimony. After all, people that have done nothing wrong, don’t need immunity. That being said, a video of Lerner from 2010 seems to shed a little more light on the reason why she and others in the IRS targeted […]

E-mails Suggest Collusion Between FEC, IRS to Target Conservative Groups

Eliana Johnson The Corner National Review Online 7/31/2013

Embattled Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lerner and an attorney in the Federal Election Commission’s general counsel’s office appear to have twice colluded to influence the record before the FEC’s vote in the case of a conservative non-profit organization, according to e-mails unearthed by the House Ways […]

‘Phony scandals’

Jim Treacher Facebook 7/28/2013

“They’re killing Big Bird!” “Binders full of women!” “Romney put his dog on top of his car!”

Yes, please lecture us about ‪#‎phonyscandals‬.

 

 

Update: One commenter wrote, “You forgot ‘Romney cut a high school classmate’s hair!’ ”

 

Also, Family of Murdered Border Patrol Agent: Nothing ‘Phony’ About Deaths […]