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Darrell Issa slams Justice Deparment
over report no charges forthcoming
in IRS Tea Party probe

Washington Examiner, by Sean Higgins

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 1/14/2014 11:25:37 AM

Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., slammed the Justice Department after a report late Monday that no charges would be forthcoming in its probe of the Internal Revenue Service´s targeting of conservative Tea Party groups. In a statement emailed to reporters, Issa, chairman of the Oversight and Government Reform Committee, said: Anonymous — and apparently politically motivated — leaks from unnamed law enforcement officials further undermine the public assurances by the current and former FBI directors that this is a legitimate investigation. These leaks come after the Justice Department, citing the confidential nature of the investigation, refused to brief Congress on its progress and

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And it will make absolutely no difference what he has to say. The 0bama regime will just continue on.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: lazyman, 1/14/2014 11:35:10 AM     (No. 9691551)

The people have totally lost control to the government.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: mitzi, 1/14/2014 11:40:22 AM     (No. 9691557)

Didn´t Martha Stewart go to jail for lying to the FBI?

Do they expect us to believe that they interviewed all those IRS people who were interviewed told the whole truth and nothing but the truth and the FBI still didn´t find any criminal activity?

Or, did they find criminal activity and decide not to file charges?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: snowoutlaw, 1/14/2014 11:51:46 AM     (No. 9691580)

FBI is just following Issa´s lead, seems they are all afraid to do their jobs.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: nigella, 1/14/2014 11:59:35 AM     (No. 9691598)

So Issa. Quit whining and do something about it...

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Grady, 1/14/2014 12:03:31 PM     (No. 9691606)

All this proves is not only the IRS a liberal party
terror agency against conservatives, so is the FBI.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Philipsonh, 1/14/2014 12:03:59 PM     (No. 9691607)

Nor from the FBI ! It appears the IRS can do as they wish with no oversight or accountability, even when they break the law.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: judy, 1/14/2014 12:25:55 PM     (No. 9691638)

I suggest Isaa have a talk with Boehner. My guess is Boehner agrees with the JD.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Philipsonh, 1/14/2014 1:08:34 PM     (No. 9691695)

As the saying go, talk is cheap. If Congress will not take action, then why bother even saying anything.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Polecat49, 1/14/2014 1:11:00 PM     (No. 9691697)

Well, Darrell. It just might be because you so-called republicans in the house and senate would rather get along than do your damn jobs. zero did not just start being anti-American, yesterday, he started years ago, AND, all beltway RINOs lined up to kiss his butt, rather than do the jobs they were elected for.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: TXknitter, 1/14/2014 2:13:12 PM     (No. 9691795)

Darrell Issa is embarrassing. He needs to be replaced ASAP.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: mickturn, 1/14/2014 2:43:15 PM     (No. 9691826)

Mr. Issa, I keep hearing your talk and I see your lips moving in the video´s...but I FAIL to WITNESS your ACTIONS.

USE your POWER, HOLD them in CONTEMPT, ARREST ALL OF THEM...the Carnage will sort it out. DO NOT BE A WIMP!

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Reply 12 - Posted by: leonardo, 1/14/2014 2:49:39 PM     (No. 9691831)

A fish rots from the head .... and the rotting, now 5+ years old, continues.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 1/14/2014 5:39:59 PM     (No. 9692027)

What Issa needs to do is subpoena every single e-mail and text message from every single FBI "investigator" who worked on this, and then do a "Snowden" and dump it all out on the Internet for the world to sift through. That way the British press can report back to us the machinations of the criminal organization known as the Obama Administration.

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