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Private joining me now to discuss a guy Benson who's a radio talk show host and a political editor town hall back up.
Guy good to see you I want to make sure that I get it right because their own description of himself.
Raises a lot of questions about how they see themselves.
And it appears if I could get my papers straight that they see themselves as.
-- they have a problem they have concerns about groups 501 C fourth potentially that spend a lot on these elections.
And that is it at the very heart of the IRS scandals and now folks are asking.
Who is this woman and what kind of -- -- you have over her spouse but is that a legitimate line of -- inquiry.
Not necessarily I think it's an interesting data point as we try to piece together the puzzle of what happened and who was responsible.
And the motivations behind certain actions.
But I've always a little bit wary of trying direct lines between spouses and what one person's doing for a living vs.
-- husband or wife for instance we were call in the obamacare Supreme Court case there were people on the -- who were demanding that.
Justice Clarence Thomas were accused himself.
From that case because his wife -- worked with -- several organizations that were against obamacare and very active on that front.
Justice Thomas declined to recuse himself that it was the correct thing to -- so I'm not willing to.
Call this a bombshell or anything like that it is helpful -- now in this one cents.
Over and over again during these hearings and I suspect we'll hear it again as the hearings a progress on Capitol Hill.
One of the talking points and refrains that we hear repeatedly from Democrats.
Is that mr.
Schulman is a bush appointee.
And they seem to think that that fact alone is somehow -- positive that all this is a Republican guy and so maybe this is bipartisan and there's not political motives.
We already knew that Douglas showman was a DNC donor that was already a fact on public record.
Now this additional little factoid about what his wife does.
Just indicates to me that what we're not dealing with conservative or Republican people here in the showman this and that is I guess instructed in some sense.
It's now we don't know what it's all politics are that donation brightly in 2004.
We don't know what he's done since or whether he was political at all since then by the way I did find it they'd be described as a public campaign -- -- -- -- organization.
As an organization quote dedicated to sweeping campaign reform.
That aims to dramatically reduce the role of big special interest money.
In American politics and that is that is arguably at the heart of what a 50 once -- for.
Come organization does at times.
That's supposed to be explicitly political -- primarily political but they obviously are a lot of them very political like -- -- organizing for America president Obama's.
501 -- -- group and right and other groups as well.
I -- -- viewers however a sense of of who this woman is because she clearly does not.
Like a lot of Republicans.
And has very strong views it doesn't sound very wishy washy -- a lot of these issues.
These tweets here's number one just to give he had a background on -- she's worked.
With elect say the organization just mention on -- to airport after working three days with -- let's -- Somebody just asked -- if I know about the Chrysler -- smiley faces is this just shows that she obviously worked with president Obama's campaign reelection arm right.
And then look at this Karl Rove -- There's between that Karl Rove.
Is she retreated somebody else who wrote American crossroads -- his big groupies affiliated with that there another fight once before.
I think I was getting -- in any event insist donor standing by rove blames losses on very weak candidates and she tweets out this.
I think that's the maniacal laugh block I think -- I'm sure what.
DW NA -- Hot hot hot hot hot but that's my I say if maniacal laugh definitely maniacal you got it then here's number three.
Somebody tweeted out the problem of the GOP is it about lipstick on a pig but the pig is still old racist and resistant to embrace fellow Americans she agrees.
And that she says -- -- about Jack Welch and Rupert Murdoch my boss's boss.
Calling an angry old rich guys who hate Obama saying why don't they just shut up and create some jobs so this -- person got.
If that and that's very clear and not just that -- if you look at her group.
They are donors are major unions public sector unions and others moveon.org.
Rallied for obamacare in the past so it's clear where her politics lie and again that's not necessarily proof of anything.
In the IRS scandal at large but it it gives you a glimpse of perhaps the politics being discussed around the -- dinner table at -- now -- Miami yesterday.
I got thank you.
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