Investigative journalism for non profit organizations on philanthropy, fundraising, governance and policy. The scandal ulimately forced lois lerner to resign from her post at the irs. It was just two-and-a-half weeks ago that neil buchanan wrote a piece for newsweek that said the irs scandal involving. Washington, june 6 (reuters) - a misfired email from a us internal revenue service employee in cincinnati alerted a number of washington irs officials.
Lois gail lerner (born october 12, 1950) is an american attorney and former united states federal civil service employee lerner became director of the exempt. Irs scandal - tempers flare as white house lawyer grilled over lerner's missing emails - outnumbered. Lois lerner, the head of the irs unit at the heart of the scandal, retired with a full pension, and no disciplinary action was taken against. Of the three big scandals currently roiling dc -- the benghazi terrorist attack, the seizing of phone records from the associated press, and the internal.
No sooner did president obama claim last week the irs scandal was just a mirage than new evidence emerged to show it was anything but the conservative group. Taxes lois lerner got off easy in the irs scandal it's time to reexamine the targeting of conservatives. The irs apologized for being too aggressive in prosecuting 501(c)(4)s what the heck is a 501(c)(4. Congressional investigators say they uncovered emails wednesday showing that a former internal revenue service official at the heart of the tea party.
In 2013, acting director of exempt organizations at irs, lois lerner, apologized to tax lawyers for the irs's inappropriate targeting of political groups. The misconduct has led to multiple investigations, but questions remain as the scandal evolves.
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- The irs scandal came to a pathetic, whimpering conclusion earlier this month for half a decade the scandal had kept delinquent members of congress.
- New irs scandal: private jet-hopping executives spend $95 million in travel expenses in just two years by david martosko in washington published: 13:46 est, 24.
- And without the sinister white house connection, the irs story now becomes the wayward tale of bureaucrats in the agency's cincinnati office who appear.
- Reveal top washington irs officials knew about targeting of “tea party” groups two years before disclosing it to congress and public fbi interview with irs senior.
- So the obama irs wasn’t just persecuting right-leaning nonprofits — it was out to prosecute them, too and with the help of the obama department of justice.
- 4 facts you might not have known about the irs scandal : it's all politics as it turns out, most of the groups flagged by the irs for extra scrutiny didn't.
- Lawmakers are still sorting out how the irs misconduct came about, but that hasn't stopped partisan griping.
Newly obtained fbi “302” documents reveal that the irs deliberately buried conservative groups’ tax-exemption applications. The trump administration has no plans to charge former irs official lois lerner over her role in the tea party targeting scandal, the justice department. This article first appeared on dorf on law do you remember the irs scandal if you do, you remember a lie keep up with this story and more by subscribing now. The justice department and the fbi have told republicans what they didn't want to hear about the imaginary irs scandal.