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A Nixonian IRS
New York Post, by Editorial

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Posted By:StormCnter, 6/28/2014 4:33:38 AM

The death of two Watergate-era officials — Johnnie Walters and Howard Baker — is news any way you slice it. But the news has added relevance today, coming as it does in the same week as IRS Commissioner John Koskinen’s smug and snarky appearance before Congress. Walters, who died Tuesday at 94, was one of two IRS commissioners who resisted orders from the Nixon White House to use the agency as a political weapon. Walters says that in 1972, he was handed a copy of Nixon’s infamous “enemies list” by White House Counsel John Dean and told to start auditing and investigating those

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I object to the Nixon/Obama analogies. Richard Nixon loved his country. We know who does not.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: GO3, 6/28/2014 5:40:22 AM     (No. 9902935)

OP, couldn´t agree more.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Trigger2, 6/28/2014 6:34:39 AM     (No. 9902954)

I look at this another way. The IRS commissioner was honest in the Nixon years. Since then the IRS has been infested with burrowed in libtards and become a crime syndicate.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Malia2012, 6/28/2014 6:46:21 AM     (No. 9902961)

I agree with OP! IMHO, President Nixon was an amateur compared to the current occupier and his corrupt A.G., IRS, HHS, Homeland "security", Immigration enablers, and too many to count in the "won"´s "administration. The famed "watergate" was a pathetic attempted-break-in "reported" on daily by the "msm" and that "scandal" forced him to resign. Anyone with half a brain can see the difference. President Nixon DID love this country. Can´t say the same for the other one.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Wetlandz, 6/28/2014 6:50:49 AM     (No. 9902966)

Nixonian? Shame ny post. Obamonian sounds more sinister and appropriate.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: franq, 6/28/2014 7:29:30 AM     (No. 9902995)

Bringing up Richard Nixon is extremely tiresome, and is a symptom of the lazy, yellow journalism we have today. Notice how LBJ or Joe Kennedy are never mentioned by the left.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: harleynyc, 6/28/2014 7:58:29 AM     (No. 9903022)

Don´t insult Pres. Nixon like that. The pukes running the country these days couldn´t shine his shoes.


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