Rogue IRS in contempt of Congress
“Internal Revenue Service Commissioner John Koskinen is in contempt of Congress for refusing to turn over e-mails in a timely manner, emails requested by the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee; comments,” Bob McNeil, Texas tax expert and American Citizen Party 2016 Presidential candidate.
Congress is asking for information regarding the IRS handling of applications for tax-exempt status by groups deemed as enemies of the Obama Administration, groups who applied with words like “tea party” or “elections” in their applications. Previously, former Exempt Organizations Director Lois Lerner pled the fifth twice before the congressional committee. Lerner, who is on leave with full pay and benefits, has since refused to testify on two occasions. Confronted with a hostile witness, Congress is asking for Lerner’s emails. Continue Reading →