Archive for the ‘IRS’ Category

A Bombshell in the IRS Scandal

July 19 | Posted by mrossol | American Thought, IRS, Noonan, Party Politics

Noonan ‘making it hurt’ again. I wish some in Congress would be equally focused. ============ The IRS scandal was connected this week not just to the Washington office—that had been established—but to the office of the chief counsel. That is a bombshell—such a big one that it managed to emerge in spite of an unfocused, frequently off-point congressional hearing in which some members... Read more

Henninger: The Sum of All Fears

June 16 | Posted by mrossol | IRS, NSA

Mr. Henniger… says it so well, again… ============= Here is Barack Obama commenting last Friday on the National Security Agency’s antiterrorist surveillance programs: “We’ve got congressional oversight and judicial oversight. And if people can’t trust not only the executive branch but also don’t trust Congress and don’t trust federal judges to make sure that we’re abiding by the Constitution, due process and... Read more

Think the IRS Is Bad Now? Just Wait.

June 16 | Posted by mrossol | American Thought, IRS

Will Mr. Hatch get to say ” ‘ told you so…” I hope not. ========= By ORRIN HATCH The Internal Revenue Service has never been an agency much loved by the American people. With the IRS’s targeting of conservative groups, its already bad reputation has now sunk to a new low. But the scandal raises a critical question: If the IRS can’t manage... Read more