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#1 IT looks like it is going to be a fun summer in Washington DC
I wish I was back at the Pentagon and could start the rumor control network.
Taken with Benghazi, Soldyra, and a few other things, like the forgeries in the candidate petitions and we could have a really nasty food fight up on the Hill before Labor Day.
Posted by Bill Clinton 2013-05-13 00:42||
#2 "On Sunday, a government official said the report will note that IRS officials told investigators that no one outside the IRS was involved in developing the criteria the agency now acknowledges were flawed."
The Donks will recite this over and over. However, the finding doesn't really say anything since, 'developing the criteria' is a highly technical task. What is important is if someone outside the IRS gave direction or encouragement, say in the form of 'you know what could really get you a big bonus..;".
Posted by lord garth 2013-05-13 03:08||
#3 How many times have we heard the term.... "eliminating tax loopholes for the rich and well connected"? Let us now see how often we hear the phrase in the future.
Posted by Besoeker 2013-05-13 03:14||
#4 Latest from ABC News this morning was that they obtained an advance copy of the IG report saying the practice goes back to three years, and not to 2011.
Also that, when asked to comment, the President said he was "concerned".
Posted by Pappy 2013-05-13 12:21||
#5 Wider problems found at Obama Revenue Service
These are the people to be entrusted with your personal data for and the implementation of Obamacare.
Posted by Procopius2k 2013-05-13 17:09||
#6 So someone replaced the Blind Eye Man and his seeing eye dog with a real government watch dog, now you notice something was rotten...
Posted by Shusose Fillmore2869 2013-05-13 18:46||
#7 The IRS apologizes for the illegal monitoring.
Today the Champ condemns the reported monitoring, if found to be true.
I sense yet another disconnect with reality.
Posted by Besoeker 2013-05-13 18:50||