Cruz Letter: Why is the IRS Auditing Breitbart News?

Breitbart News 9 Sep 2014

Editor’s Note: This press release originally appeared on Sen. Ted Cruz’s (R-TX) Congressional website.

WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, today sent the following letter to the Internal Revenue Service regarding its decision to audit Breitbart News Network, LLC.

The full text of the letter is available here.


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