The court accused the IRS and its DOJ lawyers of doing everything they can to delay, avoid, and stop the public from finding out about the IRS’s abuse of taxpayers and its political targeting of citizens.
At the end of 2013, the IRS proposed a new, restrictive regulation to change its definition of “campaign-related political activity” by nonprofit 501(c)(4) advocacy organizations like the NRA and various Tea Party groups.
The Justice Department is closing its investigation of the IRS targeting scandal, claiming there is not sufficient evidence to “seek any criminal charges” against Lois Lerner or any other IRS officials.
Lois Lerner met with attorneys from the Justice Department’s Criminal Division and a representative from the FBI to discuss using campaign-finance laws to bring criminal charges against conservative non-profits.
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