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Hubris in the Obama administration
May 15 2013, 10:10 AM
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The IRS targeting of "Right Wing" groups tax exempt status and
the Justice Departments tapping AP reporters are chilling examples
of an administration that has (apparently) become too comfortable,
arrogant and thuggish in its 2nd term.
Whether the White House is/was aware of these Nixonian tactics
is worthy of investigation. It's difficult to conceive that no one in
the Executive branch was privy to these illegal tactics.
While I understand the need to prevent leaks, especially when
national security is concerned, I have no doubts that it has been
used as a convenient excuse to fish. Two months worth of phone
records from twenty different lines of the Associated Press via use
of a secret subpoena reeks of hubris.
They are saying it was congressional pressure that led to "rogue"
IRS agents targeting right wing groups (Tea Party, Patriot, Conservative)
Ultimately, it is a failure of management to rein in the corrupt
practices of its agents.
It's time for investigation and heads to roll.
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RGBII Hubris in the Obama administration May 15 2013, 10:10 AM aceecards i..i..i... :unsure: :blink: :o May 15 2013, 01:29 PM RGBII
[b]No need for confusion, I hold these folks resp... May 15 2013, 02:19 PM RGBII [b]President Obama asked for and accepted the resi... May 16 2013, 06:44 AM RGBII [b]A second high ranking official at the IRS resig... May 17 2013, 06:24 AM Ilovetheheat Heads are definitely going to continue rolling in ... May 20 2013, 05:43 PM RGBII [b]It happened on his watch, therefore (for good o... May 21 2013, 10:35 AM northicehero99
So do you still get a government pension if you r... May 21 2013, 11:22 AM Ilovetheheat
I totally agree. One of the low points o... May 21 2013, 01:26 PM RGBII [i][b]"They who can give up essential liberty... May 21 2013, 01:25 PM RGBII [b]This just reeks . . .
[url=http://news.yahoo.c... May 24 2013, 10:07 AM Ilovetheheat They're gonna tear Eric Holder a new one! May 24 2013, 10:21 AM RGBII
[b]As well they should.
RGBII... May 24 2013, 10:37 AM
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