More Pretend Law Enforcement from Congress over Criminal IRS Behavior

If Republicans were serious about criminal IRS behavior they would have already sent a SWAT team to Lerner’s home, and seized all of her personal computers (as has been done with so many innocent, average citizens by the IRS in the past few years). From the Committees on Ways and Means: “Camp Sends More Evidence of Criminal Wrongdoing to DOJ.” Today, Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp (R-MI) sent additional evidence to the Department of Justice (DOJ) regarding the April 9, 2014 criminal Read more […]

IRS Claims the Dog Ate Their Homework

Not exactly but close. IRS employees are claiming that they lost the Lois Lerner’s emails because her computer crashed. The Washington Times reports: The IRS has told Congress that it has lost some of former employee Lois G. Lerner’s emails from 2009 through 2011, including those she sent to other federal agencies, the House’s top tax-law writer said Friday. The agency blamed a computer crash for the mishap. Rep. Dave Camp, chairman of the Ways and Means Committee, said he was stunned Read more […]

Big Government Means Big Money Owns Those In Office

The Hill reports this as if there is nothing wrong with the fact that they do so. Welcome to the Oligarchy: House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp would be coveted by the private sector if he were to choose to head downtown after his retirement.  The Michigan Republican announced last month he would not run for another term, opening the possibility of a bidding war for a powerful chairman with deep knowledge of tax policy and the IRS code. Washington headhunters say he could earn almost Read more […]

Barack Obama’s IRS Cover-up: We Look Stupid If We Act Surprised

From the Washington Examiner: A House chairman probing the IRS scandal on Wednesday said that President Obama has reneged on a promise to have his aides cooperate with the investigation, forcing the Ways and Means Committee to conduct a dragnet for emails and documents needed to smoke out the truth. Rep. Dave Camp also revealed that federal agents conducting an investigation into the Internal Revenue Service’s bid to punish Tea Party and conservative critics of the president have yet to talk to Read more […]

IRS Ignores Congressional Demand to See All Communications with White House

On May 14, members of the House Ways and Means Committee sent a letter to the IRS demanding to see all of their communications with the White House concerning the targeting of conservative groups.  The letter was signed by Rep. Dave Camp (R-MI), Chairman of the Committee and Rep. Sander Levin (D-MI), the ranking Democrat on the committee. The purpose of the letter was to determine exactly what the White House knew about the scandal and when they knew it.  They also demanded to see all communications Read more […]