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Audit the IRS
Breitbart Big Government, by Michael A. Needham

Original Article

Posted By:mitzi, 7/1/2014 3:39:07 PM

There is “no evidence of criminal wrongdoing,” the Internal Revenue Service assured Americans during an internal investigation of the agency’s targeting of conservative groups. Few will find comfort in those words, and understandably so. Last week, while seeking to reassure Americans he has seen no evidence of a crime, IRS Commissioner John Koskinen acknowledged he had not even bothered to review any of the applicable laws. It seems like only yesterday that President Obama called the scandal “inexcusable” and pledged to work “hand in hand with Congress to get this thing fixed.” More recently, though, he dismissed it as a

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Congress has abdicated.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: ocho reales, 7/1/2014 4:09:03 PM     (No. 9907319)

The problems in the IRS scream out for an alternative. Abolish the agency and institute a flat tax or a sales tax or something that the US government can´t screw you over with. Will it happen? If it doesn´t now it never will in the future. The moment is ripe for action. Will there be any?? Stay tuned

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Reply 2 - Posted by: TasmanJulep, 7/1/2014 4:28:51 PM     (No. 9907342)

"Audit" the IRS? *Audit*?? Really?

Milquetoast!

*Tear down* the IRS. Arrest and try all of the creeps running it who have even the tips of their pinky fingers in any of this criminally abusive activity. But first, get them to squeal about who gave them the go-ahead to betray their fellow citizens.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Bpl40, 7/1/2014 7:33:53 PM     (No. 9907592)

I recommend the other A word. Abolish.

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