What is the democratic 'watch-word'? Scandal!
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) admitted on May 10 that “low level” staff in its Cincinnati office, supposedly “not motivated by political bias,” targeted 75 conservative tax-exempt organizations, including many Tea Party organizations applying for exemption under Section 501(c)4 of the tax code.
The groups were singled out for audit and investigation because they used the names “Tea Party” and “Patriot.” Yet in July 2011, the IRS had warned employees to drop audits of donors to similar 501(c)4 organizations.
A hand-signed memorandum from Steven T. Miller, IRS Acting Commissioner for Services and Enforcement, was issued on July 7, 2011 and instructed employees to cease examinations dealing with gift taxes to 501(c)4 organizations because of difficult "legal, administrative, and policy implications" that could only be resolved "after notice to the public."
Read the full article at BREITBART.COM
There seems to be a pattern with every office of this administration. Fast and Furious, Benghazi, the Black Panther voting intimidators let off the hook, getting private groups to fund pro-ObamaCare programs, allowing radical clerics to defame the memories of our fallen heroes th their funerals, and now, the IRS has abused its power by targeting conservative political groups.
If anyone looks at this administration and defends it, they are not paying attention, and they are part of the problem.