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Wednesday, April 19, 2017

STUNNER! TEA-PARTY GROUPS TO SEE IRS RECORDS

Decision will have agency 'turn over information about its discriminatory treatment'

The Internal Revenue Service, the much-feared federal agency, has been ordered by a federal judge in Washington, D.C., to open its records to groups victimized by its obstruction of conservative political activist groups seeking tax-exempt status prior to the 2012 election.

The order came in a case brought by the American Center for Law and Justice on behalf of some of the targeted organizations.

ACLJ said in a report on its website the ruling stated the groups are “entitled to seek additional information about the IRS’s targeting scheme.”

“Like the D.C. Circuit, which previously rejected the IRS’s position – essentially a ‘just trust us’ plea without the evidence necessary to back it up – the district court rightly confirmed that the IRS may no longer hide behind its unsupported assertions but instead must turn over information about its discriminatory treatment of these organizations.”

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2 comments:

Anonymous said...

This is great news! It reinforces some faith in government. Let's see how far it reaches.

Anonymous said...

Bern it all down!