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Tuesday, May 14, 2013

IRS Apologizes 2

I think that it is very unlikely that Obama was involved in the attempt by some  IRS officials to get the Tea Party type nonprofit organizations.  I expect that it was overly enthusiastic underlings.  It reminds me of what my university department chairman told me one time:  "Its not your enemies that get you in trouble.  Its your friends.


  1. Do you think the “underlings” were emboldened by the demeanor of the Administration?

  2. Perhaps. And it now appears that they were not so far down the list.