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Do black fact that our -- this one involving the agency using your tax -- dollars for this I conference where your money was spent time what was reported the eighteen building exercise.
That included learning to dance I may be -- electric slide there.
Congress is -- -- down this week and has three congressional hearings on tap an IRS Criss Starr while you may know more about the electric slide is also our digital politics editor.
He said in it against you for joining us -- it look like the electric -- I'm good how I have been to enough weddings in the Ohio valley to say that that is the electric slide I may be contradicted but that but -- the Ohio valley an inmate says that they were -- -- It looks like it's me as -- not macarena the weren't the same arm now let's hear people that they're gonna be different questions -- -- they IRS spokesman hit the -- week but certainly at -- answer questions about this send text -- used to make Star Trek videos all kinds of other things.
-- -- at times he would have to answer these questions.
Now it's not a good time to answer these questions but here's the interest in part in -- scandal like this so you have the shock and off of the revelation.
And in this case it was more shocking and more awful.
Pardon me because -- they tried to -- it in a fake -- in a staged thing and then it -- and it made it ten times worse slowest learner than ends up having to go plead the fifth and from a house.
And that's when everybody Republican and Democrat alike said oh boy this is is there that were bad here.
But then did team Obama had an answer they said -- -- the thing is this.
It's just some rogue agents down in Cincinnati those folks probably Bengals fans to their just down there be in Cincinnati -- And but they abuse their power they got mixed up and they made some mistakes.
Well now what's interesting is those folks who are supposed to be scapegoats in all of this get their chance to talk and their chance to -- so we'll get to hear them or -- -- to hear what they said.
And my guess is that they're not going to agree with the notion.
That they were the only guilty parties in this are gonna say you guys did this to.
And to that point the house oversight committee which is investigating this and has interviewed.
Some of these as Cincinnati IRS employees.
Is releasing a little bit of what they had to say and there are questions here about did your supervisor -- look for specific gains yes.
And it wasn't just about Cincinnati.
That you were told to prepare versions of these applications of these conservative groups looking for not exempt or tax exempt status.
You we're told the Sandinista Washington DC this employee says -- -- And they say that Washington -- -- copies of these applications.
Well forty day you saw the what the Wall Street Journal had over the weekend reporting about the targeting.
Not just of these five -- once he groups -- of actual political action groups.
And we have not heard any democratic groups being targeted in this way so this grows and it expands and it expands.
And as it expands its harder to say well it was those four guys down in Cincinnati they got all mixed up and then we know about more than a hundred visits to the White House and executive campus.
By the former IRS director.
-- -- who gave such dreadful testimony.
If the house so they this the this is we're getting ready for face to face too is where those who are supposed to take the fall declined to do so.
And that set this up for stage three which is win it starts and trickling up the blame -- trickling down starts trickling up and we start to see.
Who knew and this is the whole question who knew what inside the Obama administration -- not that they directed it to be done necessarily.
But that they knew about it before.
They've said -- I'm just as shocked as anybody to hear what I was partner -- And when these videos surfaced -- roads and this taxpayer money be used for dance lessons and all that on top of that it's certainly complicates links.
-- though I mean if you're one -- -- know their attack is right -- -- to pay their taxes and you don't know the electric slide like they're gonna listen you.
How -- the -- people so wedding.
I've learned that option I had Toobin bill.
-- and there is -- and we'll see tomorrow morning 11:30 AM eastern on it and stepped up.
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