Tea Party

IRS official claims she broke no laws, then pleads the 5th

At the center of a political storm, an Internal Revenue Service supervisor whose agents targeted conservative groups swore Wednesday she did nothing wrong, broke no... Read more »

May 22, 2013

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IRS role in Obamacare adds deeper layer to controversy over targeting conservatives

With the IRS under fire for targeting conservative nonprofits, scrutiny of the agency's role in implementing Obamacare has ratcheted up, especially given that the... Read more »

May 22, 2013

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IRS official Lerner invokes Fifth Amendment right, says 'I did nothing wrong'

The Internal Revenue Service official at the center of the storm over the agency's targeting of conservative groups has told Congress she did nothing wrong and has... Read more »

May 22, 2013

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IRS official to take the 5th at hearing

Summoned by Republicans, a key figure in the Internal Revenue Service's targeting of conservative groups plans to invoke her constitutional right against... Read more »

May 21, 2013

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Former IRS chief to Congress: Can't say how targeting of conservative groups happened

The former chief of the Internal Revenue Service is telling Congress he doesn't know why his agency targeted tea party and other conservative groups seeking tax exempt... Read more »

May 21, 2013

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Protesters chant 'Stop the IRS' in Cincinnati

Tea party activists waving flags and signs, singing patriotic songs and chanting anti-IRS slogans protested outside federal buildings across the country Tuesday to... Read more »

May 21, 2013

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