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IRS Commissioner, in March:
Lerner´s Emails Are ´Stored
in Servers´

Townhall, by Guy Benson

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 6/16/2014 10:39:22 AM

In one of the Obama administration´s most shameless weekend news dumps, the IRS claimed on Friday afternoon that a hard drive glitch erased many of Lois Lerner´s emails sent between 2009 and 2011. The Associated Press reports that Congressional Republicans are irate over this tardy and dodgy "disclosure," which is sure to catapult the IRS targeting scandal back into the spotlight: Congressional investigators are fuming over revelations that the Internal Revenue Service has lost a trove of emails to and from a central figure in the agency´s tea party controversy. The IRS said Lois Lerner´s computer crashed in 2011, wiping out

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If the congressional investigators are "fuming" over these latest revelations then Boehner should get off his butt and appoint a special commission like in Benghazi. I don´t understand the cry for a special prosecutor who would be appointed by Holder. That would be a complete travesty.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 6/16/2014 10:47:03 AM     (No. 9887801)

A glitch.
The entire Obama Administration is a glitch.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: lionshambles, 6/16/2014 10:48:01 AM     (No. 9887802)

I will anxiously wait to see who goes to jail over this.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: PChristopher, 6/16/2014 10:54:15 AM     (No. 9887811)

This whole line of lying is an insult to the intelligence of anyone with even minimal computer literacy. Do you know how difficult it is to ´lose´ emails in this day and age when there are backups of backups, etc? A ´glitch´ on her machine was likely irrelevant since their emails are probably stored one one or more remote servers.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: pineledger, 6/16/2014 11:05:02 AM     (No. 9887826)

I hope they´re recoverable from servers but wouldn´t put a lot of money on it.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: enuf8, 6/16/2014 11:44:48 AM     (No. 9887885)

Stockwell requested them from NSA.....wonder if they will conveniently say that from 2010 to 2011 all the emails are missing?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Carolina Kat, 6/16/2014 11:53:38 AM     (No. 9887901)

No way there wasn´t back up on these emails that are recoverable. The servers would have to back them up completely or risk the loss of all emails. Also deletions would be recorded - the attempts to destroy the records would be identifiable. A subpoena would allow someone to search the servers, and without a doubt those emails would be there. So why aren´t the Republicans doing that? And since these emails were sent to someone, there is another copy. Subpoena the FBI and DOJ for recipients of Lerner´s correspondence. There is the smoking gun.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: bubby, 6/16/2014 11:58:35 AM     (No. 9887910)

The msm response, if they even acknowledge it happened, would be to say how unfortunate but computers crash all the time. They might report how often computers crash and the lo-fo voters would of course believe there was nothing to it. It happens to them all the time.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: novakid, 6/16/2014 12:03:50 PM     (No. 9887922)

But....all MY emails are sent to semeone else, and are thus on some computers other than mine. Are the DOE computers dirrerent? This sounds like "the dog ate my homework..."

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Reply 9 - Posted by: nimby, 6/16/2014 12:05:57 PM     (No. 9887925)

"Fuming"? Shut the entire department down and have a flat tax. Let those people find "real" jobs in the "real" world.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: mickturn, 6/16/2014 12:22:19 PM     (No. 9887942)

We already know a host of thugs she sent the emails to, confiscate theirs...they can´t have ´DELETED´ ALL of them!

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