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  • Franklin Graham: IRS targeted us, too

    05/14/2013 7:35:21 PM PDT · by prairiebreeze · 6 replies
    Politico ^ | May 14, 2013 | Reid Epstein
    Franklin Graham, the president of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association and the family’s international humanitarian organization Samaritan’s Purse, said that the IRS notified the organizations in September that it was conducting a “review” of their activities for tax year 2010. With the IRS admitting it gave extra scrutiny to conservative political organizations, Graham says he now believes that the review was part of an Obama administration effort of “targeting and attempting to intimidate us.” ~~snip~~ “While these audits not only wasted taxpayer money, they wasted money contributed by donors for ministry purposes as we had to spend precious resources servicing...
  • Leaving Port - Christian aid to Haiti (Samaritan's Purse Franklin Graham)

    01/22/2010 2:29:15 PM PST · by greyfoxx39 · 8 replies · 453+ views
    WorldMag.com ^ | January 22, 2010 | Jamie Dean
    PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti—The day begins early in the capital city: In the middle of packed streets, whole families rouse from sleep as the sun comes up, stumbling out of makeshift tents crammed along the entire length of cracked medians. Others huddle under tarps and sheets that cover the open space in small parks and soccer fields, a sign they are either now homeless or afraid to return to homes that might be structurally damaged. On another street corner, some 200 people form a growing mass at a tiny bus stop, waiting for the multi-colored school buses that have long bustled...
  • Catastrophic Earthquake Hits Haiti [Samaritan's Purse]

    01/14/2010 9:30:22 PM PST · by SirJohnBarleycorn · 10 replies · 631+ views
    Samaritan's Purse ^ | 1/14/10 | Samaritan's Purse
    The first Samaritan’s Purse cargo plane arrived in Haiti Wednesday with emergency relief supplies for victims of the massive earthquake that rocked the country on Tuesday. The initial shipment included shelter material, hygiene kits, and water purification kits, as well as members of our disaster response team. Our team is comprised of veterans of many disaster responses, but even they were shocked by what they encountered when they arrived. “The streets are full of people that have no home to go back to,” said Dr. David Gettle, medical advisor. “They’re running out of food, fuel, and water. The situation is...