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TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the IRS to Stand Up to the Tea Party
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: TAX RULES, politics, government, ethics, IRS, dark money, usa, news )

- 1217 days ago -
Clarify the Rules to Prevent Dark Money Groups from Abusing Nonprofit Status
Oops: IRS Publishes Tens of Thousands of SSNs to Online Database
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: IRS, Americans, incompetence, ethics, news )

- 1450 days ago -
It turns out you can't even trust the Internal Revenue Service with your social security number.
The IRS and the Real Scandal
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, candidates, corruption, dishonesty, elections, IRS, media, propaganda )

- 1495 days ago -
The IRS has interpreted our tax laws to allow big corporations and wealthy individuals to make unlimited secret campaign donations through sham political fronts called "social welfare organizations," like Karl Rove's "Crossroads,"-->
Bush Used the IRS, FBI, CIA and Secret Service to Go After Opponents -- Where Was the Fox and GOP Outrage?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: IRS, obama, republicans, cover-up, politics, propaganda, lies, ethics, bush )

- 1503 days ago -
... gravity of the allegations against the Obama IRS ...scrutiny is certainly warranted... most of the lawmakers ... had little ... to say about equally troubling revelations about the Bush administration's deployment of public resources against its opponents.
The Coming Attempt to Impeach Obama
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Obama, impeachment, republicans, Benghasi, IRS, media, government, politics )

- 1506 days ago -
The idea of impeaching Obama is industrial-strength insane. Republicans will probably try anyway, predicts Michael Tomasky. Never put the most extreme behavior past them. It is who they are, and it is what they do.
Growth of Income Inequality Is Worse Under Obama Than Bush
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: IRS, income inequality, Bush, Obama, Republican, Democrat )

- 1901 days ago -
The data set is excellent, it's from the IRS and it's extremely detailed. This yawing gap of inequality isn't an accident, and it's not just because of Republicans. It's a set of policy choices. Americans have to stop being Party loyal and truly study.
MAD AS HELL   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Aaron Russo, National ID card, Insanity, War on Drugs, NAFTA, IRS, 16th Amendment, Federal Reserve System )

- 2205 days ago -
Aaron Russo (February 14, 1943 - August 24, 2007) was an American entertainment businessman, filmmaker, libertarian political activist, and a 9/11 truth activist. In this film he critizes NAFTA, The War on Drugs, the concept of Nat'l ID card, and more.
Tribal Land Sale Precedent Alarms Herseth Sandlin
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, Irs, lies, US Dollar, ethics )

- 2755 days ago -
U.S. Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin is questioning the Internal Revenue Service's unusual move to auction tribal land on the Crow Creek Indian Reservation, saying she is concerned about the precedent it sets.
Americans United Urges IRS To Take Necessary Steps To Limit Partisan Activity By Churches
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: seperation of church and state, IRS, policies, AmericansUnited )

- 2793 days ago -
Partisan electioneering by tax-exempt churches is a significant national problem so the Internal Revenue Service must have clear and effective policies in place to respond, Americans United for Separation of Church and State has told the federal tax agenc
Jury Acquits Wesley Snipes of Tax Fraud
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: irs, government )

- 3434 days ago -
Wesley Snipes' attorneys admitted his ideas were crazy -- that Americans have no obligation to pay taxes and the IRS cannot legally collect them
32 Million Tax Refunds Could Be Delayed
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Tax refunds, congress, government, tax bill, IRS )

- 3496 days ago -
Silena Davis had counted on an early tax refund to pay for getting her teeth fixed. Now, because Congress has dawdled all year on a tax bill, she and millions of other early filers could have to wait extra weeks for refunds that last year averaged $2,291.
The Nation's Talent Is Concentrated in The Top 1% of the Population
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: income, inequity, disparity, wealth, distribution, IRS, bush, skills, gaps, poor, class, worsening, fortunes )

- 3547 days ago -
The richest one percent of Americans earned a postwar record of 21.2 percent of all income in 2005, reflecting a widening income disparity among different classes in the nation, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing new IRS data.
IRS To Count Children as Assets
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: child, children, law, rights, IRS, Internal Revenue Service, taxes, money, family, bushadministration, bush )

- 3597 days ago -
[Sacramento, CA] Child welfare advocates and parents express outrage today as a policy change at the Internal Revenue Service allows them to view dependent children as assets... assets that can be taxed and, if necessary, seized.
BREAKING NEWS: FBI, IRS Raid Senator Ted Stevens Home in Alaska re Corruption Probe
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Ted Stevesn, IRS, FBI Raid, corruption, Alaska, Republican senator )

- 3621 days ago -
Oh boy...another Repubkican domino falls in statewide kickback and corruption probe

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