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We're also gonna make sure that we gather up.
The facts and hold accountable and responsible anybody.
Who was involved in this.
I was the president just about a month ago promising a full investigation into the IRS is targeting of Tea Party and conservative groups.
Remember there's been a whole back and forth about whether we need special counsel to investigate this or -- special prosecutor whether.
The administration can handle it well the president said the administration can handle it.
Yesterday congress had a chance to ask the FBI director there the -- supposedly be handling it.
How the investigations going.
Here's a little what we -- Rates on everything I've seen according mr.
Cummings the case -- regarding -- scandal which case.
The IR -- and get.
You know the high -- cases currently under investigation and -- luckily -- just started yet but what can you tell him and he started a month ago looking at what you tell us about this have you found any any.
Have you found the now infamous two rogue agent to be discovered -- -- people are.
He needs to say because under investigation I can't give can you tell you tell me some bases can you tell me how many agents investigators -- assigned to the case.
May be able to do that -- have to get back to you can tell me the lead investigator is.
-- -- -- -- -- It's most important issue have been part of the country -- sixers you don't know who's had not the case that the lead investigator.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- I do not know who is leading -- you know if you talk to any of the victims have you talked to any of the groups who were targeted by their government have you met with any of the Tea Party folks since may fourteenth 2013.
I don't know what the status of the interviews are by the -- on.
I'm asking -- questions was Ohio congressman Jim Jordan and he joins me now congressman good to see you again.
With it and so.
I mean that that instills confidence not.
Not exactly you got a question how serious they are about getting to the bottom of the systemic.
It and just what I said yeah this is the biggest issue that the country has dealt with in the last six weeks.
Here you have a guy with twelve years experience running the FBI you would think.
Where there's an attack on people's First Amendment political speech rights you would think a guy would that kind of experience would put his absolute best attorney.
His best investigative team.
On this issue and if it's his best team you would think he would know who those individuals and who that team is and did -- get it now and and that's what I think causes concern would need.
Other members -- congress and most importantly.
The American people because this is as serious as it gets and we don't -- -- head up the investigation.
Think really happened there because I mean obviously -- FBI directors got a lot to worry you have a lot to worry about I mean you know the from the Boston.
Marathon bombings of the FBI's under scrutiny there and they -- they have to keep us safe and they're so there's a lot of things that money to worry about.
This is one -- -- but this sort of Bob postmortem.
Examination of bad behavior that since been rectified they tell us.
So maybe it's not that -- a top of his priority list what do you think was really going on there with respect his adherence to -- Ain't right in his eighties and he's a good man who served a long time as her -- under par for number years I understand all that.
And obviously they had a lot of things are dealing with with as you point out what happened in Boston with the NSA issue and and a host of other things.
But remember this was a fundamental violation of Americans liberty.
The government using an agency as a weapon to target people for their political beliefs.
If that doesn't rise to the top of the list or at least get near the top of the list or at least rise to such global priority.
Head of the FBI doesn't know who's heading the investigation.
Then there's a problem and index that's this administration's concern -- -- are part that's -- -- -- we -- this administration so.
That's that's it troubles people I don't know what it is they are busy I understand that but this is important.
And we need to make sure we have the right people investigating and the first thing you -- -- one of the first things you do.
-- talk to the people who were harmed you talked to the victims to my knowledge none of the victims have been have been question about what took place.
We -- -- -- we got today second though attorney who's been representing -- dozen or so of these groups and he said.
None of his clients have been contacted by the FBI so the victims in this case are not being contacted and and you can see from mr.
-- response here questioning why they haven't doesn't seem like.
The ball's been rolling I I went back to look -- addicted they make a proxy DD admit that that.
The investigation has begun and it is rolling and he's at the head of it -- he did he did say all of them yet so they do have responsibility for this you know I think part of -- a lot of questions.
These -- Donovan got the presidents are gonna get to the bottom of this -- -- -- -- all the questions -- who's behind it why whenever -- -- there's questions about -- orders and so on.
And here we are all this time later we don't have the answers and now it doesn't look like target heading down a different path with respect the IRS.
This investigation started one month today one month ago today may fourteenth 2013 so they had a month.
You would think we would know something you would think at least the director would know who's heading it up and you're exactly right the administration says we're gonna get the bottom all these things.
But they never give us any real help taping -- like you brought up it took -- eight months -- we had a breakthrough and that was only when we persuading great kicks to come forward.
And tell the story what took place in -- -- in Libya that night.
Well on him and Ben Ghazi that you netted -- cool who's who's been held responsible you know than that it was the New York Times at the interview with -- -- had a strawberry -- bank.
Who they said was responsible and -- -- couple months after it happened yet here all the time later we still have nobody I want to ask you this though.
With respect to the IRS because a lot of people are interested in where the accountability isn't that we reported earlier today that indeed this woman holly -- has been fired.
And you did ask director Mueller about -- has its amazing to me how these officials are so reluctant to name names and just tell you our representatives.
-- gone why they're gone who's been held responsible she even finally have to get this through leaks in different reports that we can barely.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Yet -- if the goal is to get to the truth which is what my goal list which is what the -- of chairman -- as if the goal to get to the truth.
Help us -- get there don't put up impediments to open up roadblocks they'll make it's so difficult and frankly.
Holly pass -- remember what took place with the inspector general's audit.
She sat in on every in almost every interview he did with potential people who were violating folks.
First amendment rights she said in on the interviews that's not how -- get to the truth you can't have this supervisor of the boss sitting in with employees when -- ask them questions about what took place.
But that in fact happened we've also learned the holly pass.
Was the one who collected all the documents and gave -- to the inspector general for the person you're investigating you -- can you give -- the dot.
That's not how things operate in a true investigation and now did you find my air -- -- raising questions about what -- with critical role in the Aggies investigation I -- -- -- -- thank you very -- not answer.
Think you maybe I'll --
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