Skip to comments.IRS lawyer says scandal was overseen by D.C., names names
Posted on 07/17/2013 8:16:48 PM PDT by Nachum
Top IRS officials in Washington, D.C. planned and oversaw the agencys improper targeting of conservative groups, according to the 72-year old retiring IRS lawyer who will testify Thursday before the House Oversight Committee.
Retiring IRS lawyer Carter C. Hull implicated the IRS Chief Counsels office, headed by Obama appointee William J. Wilkins, and Lois Lerner, the embattled head of the IRS exempt organizations office, in the IRS targeting scandal and made clear that the targeting started in Washington, according to leaked interviews that Hull granted to the Oversight Committee in advance of Thursdays hearing.
Treasury Inspector General J. Russell George will return to Republican chairman Darrell Issas committee Thursday along with two central characters in the IRS saga: Hull and Cincinnati-based IRS employee Elizabeth Hofacre, who previously gave Hulls name to congressional investigators, fingering him as her Washington-based supervisor.
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Drip, drip drip....soon a torrent.
Can’t be Lerner - she did nothing wrong. Said so herself!
Will this get BO and the Mooch impeached?? I hope so.
Holy Pete I hope this Whistle blower isn’t driving a Mercedes!
Who would leak that ahead of his testimony? Deplorable! The whole festing putrid city of DC.
Until I see someone in jail I will continue to believe the GOP will let this get swept under the rug like every thing else. For crying out load no one is in jail for fast and furious yet and people died. A lot of people died.
Obama will be granting a lot of pardons.
Of course the instructions to break the law came from Obama the queen b*tch Valerie Jarrett.
How is bouncing Bob Beckel going to spin this one?
the GOP will let this get swept under the rug like every thing else.
The space under the rug is a hill by now!
Good video below
Interview on Fox with Eric Boling
ISSA: Oversight Hearing Will Examine Role of IRS Chief Council in Targeting
No doubt ALL major networks will be broadcasting his testimony tomorrow! /s
Meanwhile, Issa, stunning everybody, already gave Lerner a pass and she’ll never be back.
On CSpan tomorrow? I looked for it on their website and came up empty.
“Will this get BO and the Mooch impeached??”
Impeached by the House? Possibly.
Convicted by the Senate with Hasshole Reid in charge? Zero chance.
Probably was the intern.
Interns seem to cause a lot of damage and release things when they shouldn’t.
[ Darrell Issa ] == [ Larry Klayman ]
We have as much chance of getthing those two grifters impeached as we have of seeing the real Santa Clause.
...the bouncing ball.
Sadly, the left cares nothing about facts. We’ve seen it this week with the Zimmerman trial. Their radical leaders spout lies and bogus info to manipulate their base, and like lemmings, they follow blindly.
No matter what is found with this IRS abuse, no matter how egregious, the left will stand by their dude. We should...and must...go after them anyway. If nothing else, we can hopefully weaken the left and bolster our weak leadership in DC so they shut down whatever the left if pushing for the remainder of this administration.
Not necessary. No one's been charged or put in jail over any of the Obama Administration Scandals so far.
They will get promotions and a raise.
Can’t be...Obama said he found out about it on the news like most of us did!
Obama: If true, IRS scandal is outrageous
The democrats have a real dilemma on their hands now don’t they?
Better put that Chief Counsel of the IRS into the witness protection program before he’s struck down with a severe case of Chicagocide.
“So much for rouge employees in the Cincinnati office.”
We know that Bath House Barry sometimes ‘goes full rouge, but weren’t we discussing rogue employees?
Can I be honest?
Is the president not responsible for those in the federal government? Why has Obama not had to guts to resign in face of multiple damaging national historic scandals. Scandals so corrupt and so bad, people have actually died.
It make ya wonder why the honorable, if there are any left in government, have not forcible removed him from office.
Gosh gee willikers. Never would have suspected.
They were all Mexicans and border guards. Nobody famous./s
The scandal ridden president, who describes himself as black, has his skinny fingers in all these pies.
The actions of this administration reflect a life long dream of these people.
msm ignores it
a hearing with nothing it - like an Issa hearing
Bob Beckel will just SPEW LIES like he always does.....WITH HIS NOSE RUNNING....he’s DISGUSTING to watch!
When did he give Lois Lerner a PASS??
Popcorn for breakfast , lunch , and dinner!
Ping me to the LIVE thread
Jarrett gets verbal orders from Zero. Then she issues verbal orders. So I don't see it even getting back to her.
Wouldn’t really expect anyone to go to jail. Pretty much everyone in DC hates or fears the Tea Party. However, this could come down hard on IRS involvement with Obamacare.
She deliberately created the logjam and put TEA Party applicants in an impossible, never-ending bureaucratic circle.
This is Soviet stuff, and she needs to go to jail!
Very similar operation to THIS:
Popcorn is in stock and ready to go down the hatch.
Just more witnesses that could no longer take the 5th. With the additional testimony, a wider net can be cast.
Nope. He told us himself that it's just too big for him to fully oversee. Oh, and we should make it bigger, too.
Wait a minute. What??
Re. Live Thread
LIVE: House Oversight on IRS Targeting Conservative Groups
Ping me, please.
Did Faux News recently give Bob a fat contract with a big salary?
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