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Is the IRS scandal the ultimate
test of the Constitution´s checks
and balances?

Washington Examiner, by Mark Tapscott

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 7/14/2014 11:18:07 AM

Two federal judges acting within 24 hours of each other last Thursday and Friday served notice on the IRS that it´s time to pay up. In doing so, U.S. District Court Judges Emmet G.Sullivan and Reggie Walton have set up what may prove to be the ultimate test of the Constitution´s checks and balances system. Sullivan and Walton both serve on the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia. Both are well-known as no-nonsense judges who are not to be trifled with. You´ve got one month Sullivan´s decision came on Thursday and it was a shocker. Sullivan ordered the IRS to come back

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It´s a nice concept, but it´s obvious Barack Hussein Obama doesn´t care. He will continue to do whatever he wants.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: TarAndFeathers, 7/14/2014 11:28:04 AM     (No. 9923753)

Maybe. But it will serve until the next one is created by Obama´s infestation.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Axeman, 7/14/2014 11:37:21 AM     (No. 9923771)

No matter what he does, the w0n will never be impeached. So hath decreed the estabbers.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Pearson365, 7/14/2014 11:40:20 AM     (No. 9923777)

Rocks tossed through the windows of the two judges with notes stating, "We know where you live" may have them rethinking their demands. Or, the sudden disappearance of a prized pet or valued collection. Or, a passing comment by Eric Holder that asks "We´re seeking a judge for the next Supreme Court vacancy: would you know of any?" just might sway the judges. As Obama, Holder, Rice and Jarrett say, "Whatever it takes."

Don´t expect a response from Obama´s IRS until 2017.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: snowoutlaw, 7/14/2014 11:50:53 AM     (No. 9923790)

The IRS doesn´t use rocks, they have your SS number.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: shamus, 7/14/2014 12:02:08 PM     (No. 9923811)

Checks and balances have already been tested and failed. The executive branch is free to act in a dictatorial manner and no other branch is able to oppose it.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: bubby, 7/14/2014 12:18:30 PM     (No. 9923840)

Yes and the checks and balances in the Constitution have been ignored by Democrats and Republicans!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: JimS, 7/14/2014 12:28:36 PM     (No. 9923862)

But I thought we were assured that there wasn´t a smidgen of corruption?

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Coy860, 7/14/2014 12:44:30 PM     (No. 9923888)

We simply cannot accept a rogue, runaway IRS or any other government agency that harrasses and abuses the citizens.
To get a picture of how this shoe could be on the other foot, how about a Republican majority
directing agencies to make all welfare recipents jump through hoops? Fill out 20 page forms, or answer prying personal questions and delay payments for 2 - 3 years? hmmmmm

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