Cincinnati IRS Goons ‘Simply Did What Their Bosses Ordered’

Posted by on May 16, 2013 at 7:54 am
Barack Obama

Low-level employees, just acting on behalf of their bosses. Ultimately their boss is Barack Obama and we hold him accountable. Firing a guy who was basically a temp and who was leaving next month anyway isn’t going to cut it. Criminal prosecutions must follow.

However, despite the claim of just two employees being involved, FOX19 has exclusively learned from two separate sources that there could be at least four Cincinnati employees involved.

Those four employees, whose names we have chosen to withhold until they have been officially confirmed, have each worked in the IRS Exempt Organizations Department.

This is the same department that has admitted publicly to sending letters to Tea Party and other conservative organizations.

FOX19 has also confirmed those four Cincinnati employees made large requests of information from:

  • The Richmond, Virginia Tea Party in January of 2012.
  • The Ohio Liberty Council in January of 2012..
  • Dan Backer, a lawyer based in Washington D.C. who helped six small conservative groups apply for 501c4 status in February of 2012.
  • The Liberty Township Tea Party in March of 2012.

One of FOX19’s two sources went on say that these four IRS workers claim “they simply did what their bosses ordered.” FOX19 reported on Tuesday that the report by the Office of Inspector General states that senior IRS officials knew agents were targeting Tea Party groups as early as 2011.

In fact, according to that report, Lois Lerner, who heads the IRS division that oversees tax exempt organizations, was told on June 29, 2011 that groups with ‘Tea Party’, ‘Patriot’ or ‘9/12 Project’ in their names were being flagged for additional, and often burdensome, scrutiny.

While the IRS is pointing at ‘two rogue employees,’ the number of organizations that were singled out has swelled to nearly 500, according to Rep. Congressmen Darryl Issa and Ohio’s Jim Jordan.

FOX News is also reporting that at least two Cincinnati agents have been subpoenaed to testify before congress on Monday.

Why is Lois Lerner still employed? She needs to be shackled and dragged forcibly into Congress to testify.

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5 Responses to “Cincinnati IRS Goons ‘Simply Did What Their Bosses Ordered’”

  1. Blue Hen on 16/16/13 at 9:01 am


    This is the mob of hack politicians telling people that daring to question anything was lunacy. And now we’re supposed to accept that rogue elements exist in government, and that the dear leader can’t be held responsible, because government is soooooo big. And he wants to make it bigger.

  2. Lightwave on 16/16/13 at 9:59 am

    Better question:

    Tim Geithner was head of Treasury when this happened, including the IRS. How much did he know and why isn’t he being dragged before Congress right now?

    Even better question:

    Where are the articles of impeachment from the House?

  3. it's those darn kids. on 16/16/13 at 12:37 pm

    Hmmmm, where have we heard this before?

    let me think for a minute.

    it’s coming.

    ahhhh…I think..yes! Now, I remember.

    Eichmann much, assholes?

  4. Moonstone716 on 20/20/13 at 6:55 pm

    Hey, if Bush was responsible for Abu Ghraib (sp?), Obama is totally responsible for this.