The Lost IRS E-mails Exist!

William A. Routt American Thinker 6/21/2014

Update — see: IRS contracted with email archiving company in 2005

I have been listening all week to TV pundits lamenting that Lois Lerner’s hard drive has been destroyed, and therefore her e-mails are lost. This is simply not the case. I never cease to be amazed at the […]

#IRS email epidemic claims six more victims: truth, common sense hardest hit

Phineas Sister Toldjah 6/17/2014

Boy, those mysterious computer crashes afflicting the IRS are something, eh? First it was just the computer of Lois Lerner, a central figure in the scandal involving IRS harassment of conservative groups. Potentially crucial emails gone, trashed, wiped out so thoroughly that even the resources of the IRS couldn’t recover them. […]

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 […]

IRS Reinstated CAIR’s Tax Exempt Status In Time For Ramadan, Rubber-Stamped Other Islamic Groups While Targeting Conservatives…

Zip Weasel Zippers 6/17/2013

…While the IRS was hassling any nonprofit group with the word “patriot” in its name, it was rubberstamping exemptions for “Islamic” groups, even organizations that violate disclosure laws.

Worse, it was even finding favor with nonprofits tied to terrorism — namely, the Washington-based Council on American-Islamic Relations, which not coincidentally is […]

Anti-Tea Party IRS Gives Obama Family Special Treatment

Mark Steyn Investors.com 5/31/2013

…Although acting Commissioner Steven Miller apologized for the “horrible customer service” conservative taxpayers had gotten, a gentleman by the name of Malik Obama received impeccable, express service when he took the precaution of mailing in his non-profit application from N’giya, Kenya, rather than notoriously slower mail processing centers such as Phoenix […]

Anonymous Cincinnati IRS official: ‘Everything comes from the top.’

Sean Higgins The Washington Examiner 5/19/2013

A story in the Washington Post yesterday about the Internal Revenue Service’s Cincinnati office, which does most of the agency’s nonprofit auditing, clearly contradicted earlier reports that the agency’s targeting of Tea Party groups was the result of rogue agents.

The Post story anonymously quoted a staffer in Cincinnati […]