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Ex-IRS Official Was Complaining To Her Husband With GOP 'Crazies' Remark: Report

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 08.02.2014 | Politics

Those emails from former Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lerner that included disparaging remarks about Republicans -- she sent them to her hus...

Republicans Accuse Lois Lerner Of Deliberately Trying To Hide Information

Reuters | Posted 09.08.2014 | Politics

By Mark Felsenthal WASHINGTON, July 9 (Reuters) - Congressional Republicans asserted on Wednesday that new emails show a former Intern...

Darrell Issa: Lois Lerner Broke The Law, Her Attorney Is Lying

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 06.30.2014 | Politics

Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.), chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, said Sunday that he believes former Internal Revenue Se...

IRS: We Gave Lois Lerner's Hard Drive to Deposed Nigerian Prince Who Emailed Us

Spencer Green | Posted 08.24.2014 | Comedy
Spencer Green

"It is standard IRS policy to send the crashed hard drives of our former Exempt Organizations Division directors to deposed Nigerian or Haitian princes when said hard drives are requested," explained IRS Strained Credulity spokesperson Whitcomb P. Abernathy.

White House: No Emails Between White House, Lois Lerner

AP | JIM KUHNHENN | Posted 08.18.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House said Wednesday it has found no emails between any person in the executive office of the president and a top Intern...

Republicans: IRS Lost Even More Emails In Targeting Probe

AP | STEPHEN OHLEMACHER | Posted 08.17.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Internal Revenue Service has lost more emails connected to the tea party investigation, congressional investigators said Tuesd...

Michael McAuliff

Congress Holds Lois Lerner In Contempt

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 05.08.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In the name of protecting Americans' rights against government abuses, the House of Representatives voted Wednesday to hold a former IRS...

Michael McAuliff

Dems: GOP Outrage At IRS Is Really About Rove

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 04.17.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republican efforts to punish the Internal Revenue Service for its alleged partisan targeting of political social welfare groups may have...

House Panel To Hold Contempt Vote On IRS Official

Posted 06.10.2014 | Politics

By STEPHEN OHLEMACHER, The Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) -- A House committee is voting on whether to hold a former Internal Revenue Service off...

Michael McAuliff

Republicans Vote For Criminal Probe Of Lois Lerner In IRS Scandal

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 04.09.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The House Ways and Means Committee took the scandal over the Internal Revenue Service's botched scrutiny of political nonprofits to a ne...

House Committee Finds Evidence IRS Official May Have Committed Crimes In Tea Party Scandal

AP | By STEPHEN OHLEMACHER | Posted 06.07.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee says investigators have uncovered evidence that a former Internal Revenue Servi...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Boehner Rejects Calls To Remove Issa As Oversight Chairman

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 03.07.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) stood by Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) Thursday amid Democratic calls to remove Issa from his post as...

Michael McAuliff

Darrell Issa Holds Absurd IRS Hearing In Which He Is The Only One Allowed To Speak

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 03.05.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A congressional hearing into the furor over political targeting by the Internal Revenue Service descended into political theater of the ...

Lois Lerner Pleads The Fifth At IRS Hearing

AP | STEPHEN OHLEMACHER | Posted 03.05.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lerner is once again refusing to answer questions at a congressional hearing on the ...

Official At Heart Of IRS Scandal Retiring

AP | STEPHEN OHLEMACHER | Posted 11.23.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Facing a possible firing, the Internal Revenue Service official at the center of the agency's tea party scandal retired Monday, end...

IRS Supervisor Admits Scrutinizing Tea Party Applications

AP | STEPHEN OHLEMACHER | Posted 08.16.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — An Internal Revenue Service supervisor in Washington says she was personally involved in scrutinizing some of the earliest applicat...

Paul Blumenthal

IRS Official Contradicted Other Scandal Explanations

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 05.24.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In a written response to the Treasury Department's inspector general for tax administration, senior Internal Revenue Service official Jo...

Sequestration Shuts Down The IRS

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 05.24.2013 | Politics

Spending cuts have left the IRS shuttered Friday as it faces a controversy over the targeting of tea party groups. The furloughs were put in place ...

Change For Key IRS Scandal Figure, Reports Say

The Huffington Post | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 05.24.2013 | Politics

Lois Lerner, the embattled head of the Internal Revenue Service's exempt organizations division, has been placed on administrative leave after invokin...

IRS Official Improperly Took The Fifth, Will Be Called Back To Testify

Reuters | Posted 07.23.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON, May 23 (Reuters) - Republican U.S. Representative Darrell Issa said on Thursday he will call Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lern...

IRS Disaster Has Piece That Makes No Sense

Salon | Posted 05.22.2013 | Politics

One puzzling response to the IRS mess, common among pundits, is demanding firings, of anyone, anywhere, now, yesterday – Obama should just make head...

Paul Blumenthal

IRS Official: 'I Have Done Nothing Wrong'

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 05.22.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Lois Lerner, the director of the IRS division under fire for targeting conservative organizations, strongly defended herself in an openi...

Key IRS Official In Tea Party Scandal Hasn't Committed To Testify

The Huffington Post | Jon Ward | Posted 05.16.2013 | Politics

While former IRS commissioner Douglas Shulman, an appointee of former President George W. Bush, has agreed to testify before Congress next week, the s...