Tag Archives: IRS scandal

Thinking About the IRS Scandal

During the past month, a slew of news stories have covered the scandal at the Internal Revenue Service.  Let’s begin with a primer on the IRS. The Internal Revenue Service operates as an independent agency under the Treasury Department.  The … Continue reading

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Oops – Steve King Accidentally Speaks The Truth

Every now and then some Republican loses their talking points and without those to guide them they accidentally tell the truth. Such a horrible misfortune befell our own Steve King this week. He was discussing immigration and he slipped and … Continue reading

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Epic Media Fail: Getting The IRS Fake Scandal Right

In the Rewrite section of The Last Word Monday night, Lawrence O’Donnell exposed the “lazy and compliant” Washington media, including a Salon article that promised a  full accounting.   A member of the committee that is investigating the IRS “scandal,”  Rep. … Continue reading

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This Week On The Fallon Forum: Faux IRS “Scandal” Fracking And The Price Of Carbon

You can listen/watch The Fallon Forum at http://www.fallonforum.com from 12:00-1:00, Monday-Friday. See details below for delayed broadcast and podcast info. Dear Friends, When you listen to the Fallon Forum this week, you’ll notice two changes (and there are more coming). … Continue reading

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