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Report: TV abandons IRS scandal; just 14
stories in 10 months as issue rages again

Weekly Standard, by Paul Bedard

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Posted By:Drive, 5/7/2014 12:36:06 PM

Despite continued news about how the IRS targeted conservative and Tea Party groups leading up to President Obama´s re-election and the possibility that former tax official Lois Lerner could be imprisoned by the House for contempt, the Big Three TV networks have dropped the scandal like it never happened. According to a new Media Research Center report, ABC, CBS and NBC have provided just 14 reports about the scandal over the last 10 months, compared to 136 when it broke in May 2013.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Coy860, 5/7/2014 1:18:12 PM     (No. 9839853)

Ordinary citizens are being punished by overbearing government agencies.
IRS..audits as punishment, even low income citizens like Paula Jones (Clinton).
IRS denies tax exempt status to citizens forming conservative organizations(affecting the last Presidential election donations cycle.)
VA destroys records for Vets applying for disability benefits.
VA denies treatment for Veterans and hides the records.
BLM has SWAT Team and uses it against private citizens.
EPA has embedded Obama staff that prevents investigations from taking place.
Dept. of Education pushing Common Core curriculum which is fascist/communist and which is proven to be worthless as a teaching
tool.
etc. etc. etc.
Rogue Government.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: StormCnter, 5/7/2014 1:34:03 PM     (No. 9839876)

The Washington Examiner, not the Weekly Standard.

But, are we surprised that no one is covering it but our good conservative media outlets?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: maitaisoo, 5/7/2014 2:32:07 PM     (No. 9839935)

The left starts the slide down the "slippery slope" of using government power to squash their opponents. They believe that they will always be in power. How stupid can they be?

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