5/14/2013

IRS Provided Confidential Info On 31 Conservative Groups to Leftist Front Org. ProPublica

Posted by Brian

IRS sent confidential info on conservatives to liberal nonprofit ProPublica

Patrick Howley
Investigative Reporter

The division of the Internal Revenue Service that improperly scrutinized the tax-exempt status of conservative groups sent confidential information on 31 conservative groups to the well-funded liberal nonprofit journalism organization ProPublica, according to a revelation made by ProPublica Monday.

“The same IRS office that deliberately targeted conservative groups applying for tax-exempt status in the run-up to the 2012 election released nine pending confidential applications of conservative groups to ProPublica late last year,” according to the ProPublica report.
Read More at The Daily Caller

Enhanced by Zemanta
There was an error in this gadget