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FBI Feeds Cynicism About IRS Scandal
Commentary Magazine, by Jonathan S. Tobin

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Posted By:StormCnter, 1/15/2014 5:14:36 AM

After several months of virtual radio silence in the mainstream press about the IRS scandal, the over-the-top coverage afforded Chris Christie’s Bridgegate fiasco reminded conservatives of the way many in the media downplayed the outrageous accounts of the government’s bias against conservative political groups. But the IRS affair got back into the news in its own right today as the Wall Street Journal reported that the FBI is unlikely to prosecute anyone for the practice in which organizations affiliated with the Tea Party and other conservatives causes were specifically targeted for discriminatory treatment. This is bound to fuel further complaints from

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: steveW, 1/15/2014 5:27:28 AM     (No. 9692517)

Yes He Can. Because Lightbringer´s opposition has neither teeth nor backbone. Teeth and backbone being lacking because the "opposition" no longer opposes the Democrat/Left/MSM project of endlessly feeding Big Government with the income, and freedom, of taxpayers. Game over.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Trigger2, 1/15/2014 5:38:55 AM     (No. 9692523)

I´d say it´s settled fact now that the FBI is a criminal organization equal to the Mafia, drug cartels, and gangs.

Demonrats in the House & Senate up for reelection need to all go in Nov.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Not gonna take it anymore, 1/15/2014 7:15:36 AM     (No. 9692590)

When I was just a kid I always respected the FBI. They have since proven that my respect was misplaced.

Remember this story?

. . . FBI Headquarters also knew that its Boston agents were shielding the informers from other investigative agencies. It knew that one informer who masterminded a murder was allowed to go free as four innocent men were sent to prison in his place.

This was a huge scandal.

Read more about it here:

http://truthinjustice.org/blood-bargain.htm

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Reply 4 - Posted by: snapper451, 1/15/2014 9:08:28 AM     (No. 9692725)

Who begins an investigation this way, saying essentially nothing to see here, move on? Shameful and pathetic that the FBI has been reduced to this. People did not like J. Edgar Hoover, but at least he would have stood up to Obama! In fact, he would have prosecuted him!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: marthaville, 1/15/2014 9:42:22 AM     (No. 9692763)

All you have to do is look at who is running the FBI. James Comey. The former assistant AG that chose his good buddy, Patrick Fitzgerald, as special counsel to investigate the Joe Wilson/Valerie Plame non-scandal. Of course Comey is such a man of integrity that he failed to disclose that Fitzgerald is the godfather to Comey´s children. And, of course, Fitzgerald didn´t bother to admit at any time who leaked the information about Valerie Plame. He merely threatened Colin Powell and Richard Armitage not to tell that Armitage exposed Plame to Robert Novak.

Obama knew when he nominated Comey to head the FBI that Comey is his kind of guy.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: ScarletPimpernel, 1/15/2014 9:43:19 AM     (No. 9692766)

The FBI recently changed its "primary function" from law enforcement to "national security." This was reported on recently, and you can search for all the articles on this. This illuminates why they are not going to prosecute anyone for the abuses in the IRS.

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