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Is The IRS 'Scandal' All Hype?

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U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew testifies before the Financial Services and General Government Subcommittee on Capitol Hill May 8, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images) | Getty File

During remarks at the White House yesterday evening, President Obama offered his opinions on the Treasury Department Inspector General’s report [PDF] finding that the IRS used “inappropriate criteria to identify organizations applying for tax-exempt status,” in order to review those groups “for indications of significant political campaign intervention.”

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