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The IRS Intervened
in Tea Party Elections

American Thinker, by Jonathan Moseley

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Posted By:magnante, 7/22/2013 8:10:50 AM

Did the IRS intervene in Federal election campaigns for Congress? According to the Washington Times, U.S. Treasury investigative special agent Dennis Martel has uncovered a new example of political abuse. On March 9, 2010, Christine O´Donnell´s personal income tax records were illegally accessed by a Delaware public official. Sen. Charles Grassley (R-IA) reports that a previously-undisclosed "back door" to the IRS computer system was used to invade the privacy of Christine O´Donnell´s tax records. Who knew? It turns out that state government criminal investigators can directly -- though illegally -- access IRS records through a "back door."

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Jebediah, 7/22/2013 8:16:41 AM     (No. 9436140)

And a crime as major is the fact that the main stream media (attention Brian Williams, Diane Sawyer et al), who dare to think of themselves as "journalists", never mention and of the above or, if pushed, give it one sentence way at the back of the bus. Even Bill Clinton, a media darling, got attention, but this crowd does everything in its power to cover for Obama, We have how many real scandals cooking right now, plus a terrible economy, and....................?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Blue hen1, 7/22/2013 8:19:46 AM     (No. 9436149)

Everyone pay attention to Trayvon not to ..........

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Catherine, 7/22/2013 8:25:53 AM     (No. 9436159)

How about someone checking out IRS records on the Kennedy family, the Clintons, the Obamas, etc. The last 2 were not wealthy before becoming president. Wonder what their bank accounts look like now - all of them, in every country.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Heil Liberals, 7/22/2013 8:33:40 AM     (No. 9436178)

Politics keeps this criminal administration afloat. The congress is full of cowards, even though the brave weather the storms to try to point out that Emperor Hussain has no clothes.

Like Rome, our republic will weather these petty tyrants for so long. Then, when fully hooked, the people will assent to be ruled rather than live a life with risk. Then it will all go to hell.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: nimby, 7/22/2013 8:39:25 AM     (No. 9436187)

All these for ineptitude?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Mai Bad, 7/22/2013 8:43:07 AM     (No. 9436193)

Yo..yo...Unauthorized access or disclosure of Fed. Tax records is a felony punishable by up to five years in the pokey.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: gaeditor, 7/22/2013 8:47:37 AM     (No. 9436204)

Yes, Obama IS Trayvon Martin, who did bad things repeatedly and was covered up for by a willing group of wimps who saw a way to use them.

Just as his "son" Trayvon stole, destroyed property, etc. and was "excused" by the school police in order to protect themselves with lies, calculations and every other sort of mendacity, so does his "father" Obama.

They are-were- both the same -they use people, destroy lives (just like Obama did with his opponents) so did his "son" Trayvon.

Surely Obama looked at this horrid creature -Martin, attacking and attempting to destroy an innocent person with whom he had some disagreement and thought "I´ll get him! He isn´t doing something I like!" and attacked with deadly force, so does Obama. No wonder he felt that sense of relation; its completely understandable!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: miceal, 7/22/2013 8:52:56 AM     (No. 9436216)

While sitting through the most recent hearings, EVERY TIME a rat had a chance to ask questions they tried to blur the issue. I heard at least three of them ask the IRS IG if he had ANY information linking the White House or Obama to this issue? While he responded, "no, not at this time." They, as a group, acted quite smugly. Me, on the other hand, was screaming at my TV..."Why on God´s Green Earth was the IRS doing this to Conservative Groups? OF COURSE there is White House and Obama´s scent all over this criminality." When the truth finally comes out I pray to God Cummings and the rest of the rats on that Committee are charged as co-conspirators.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: maryc, 7/22/2013 9:00:54 AM     (No. 9436230)

Conservatives should just be glad they aren´t dying of accidents or mysterious conditions like Putin´s opponents. The IRS will have more control when they take over health care and can decide ´legally´ who lives or dies.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: locarno, 7/22/2013 9:01:19 AM     (No. 9436231)

Good grief, this is getting very scary. The IRS has violated so many laws, and peoples lives with their political vendetta, its truly mind-boggling. The timing of this inquiry into O´Donnell´s taxes along with the illegal lien and leak to reporters all on the same day she announced her candidacy is like lightning striking 5 times the same spot on the same day.
If this scandal goes up as far as I believe it does; ie. all the way to Obama, then articles of Impeachment MUST be drawn up against this criminal. Along with felony charges against EVERY single individual who committed these illegal acts. Also, we should demand the disbanding of the IRS, and the return to Constitutional rule. If Race-baiter Sharpton wants to see real protests, just wait until we get to the bottom of this.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: dittohead, 7/22/2013 9:43:49 AM     (No. 9436289)

Will anyone lose their job over these illegal and unethical actions ..... thought so.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: pros7767, 7/22/2013 9:44:02 AM     (No. 9436290)

It´s not just the White House. It´s the Dems in Congress too. I wrote in Pelosi´s guest book that she should be tried for treason and 6 weeks later I received a bill from the IRS for $1200.

After the scandal broke, I contacted my RINO rep. He asked if I owed the money. I think he missed the point.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: enuf8, 7/22/2013 9:58:13 AM     (No. 9436308)

And, the next thing one needs to find out what new info obama has on McCain, Rubio, Feinstein (rumors of hundreds of thousands) for her bills backing donors to her campaign for services rendered), Boehner (we already know of insider trading, alcohol and illicit love affairs while wifey sits at home), so what else to get their strong approval for whatever nonsense he and ValJar dream up and cover-up.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Philipsonh, 7/22/2013 9:59:06 AM     (No. 9436311)

OBSTRUCTED, not just intervened, the last two elections, 2010 and 2012.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: bohallx, 7/22/2013 10:06:13 AM     (No. 9436326)

#8 ~ of course there are Democrats involved in the IRS scandal ~ but don´t count out the GOP-e (and their RINO leadership).

Issa is able to make some headway with this particular scandal because Boehner got caught with his pants down (too fast for him to react doncha´ know).





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Reply 16 - Posted by: bohallx, 7/22/2013 10:11:18 AM     (No. 9436349)

#11 ~ by my count 3 IRS senior level managers have already lost their jobs over this.

I think what you are wanting are the heads of the Secretary of Treasury and the top tax lawyer at IRS.

Mr. Hull, a recently retired 48 year veteran of the IRS delivered those heads to Issa the other day.

Somebody noted here the other day that IRS has only 2 appointees ~ the commissioner and the assistant general counsel (of Treasury Dept but top lawyer for IRS)

Lois Lerner will need to be taken to trial for her crimes so she´s had her plug pulled. I suppose she will rat out others.



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Reply 17 - Posted by: mickturn, 7/22/2013 10:19:20 AM     (No. 9436371)

This was planned by the Dim party with Obie in the lead. Axelgrease made all the contacts, the political appointees did the rest. It was all about squashing Obie´s opponents in 2012, it worked. Now it´s time to put all of them in prison for violation of various laws and the voting rights act.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 7/22/2013 11:52:45 AM     (No. 9436550)

To what #9 said, will the IRS have the power to deny a person health care if they owe back taxes? Whether they can or not, who will stop them? Obama? Hillary? Any democrat president?

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