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But the bad news it just keeps on coming for the IRS agency already in hot water over it's questionable spending habits and now a brand new.
Inspector general report.
Is claiming that employees using government credit cards.
For purchases ranging from wine it.
Took Warren at his latest report outlining charges -- 2010 and 2011.
It shows employees they swipe to agency credit cards more than 273000.
The grand total for their purchases exceeding more than 108.
And -- the reported does know that most of the purchases were legitimate it's not all of them war like this the more than 3100.
Spent on entertainment -- employee events they rented a popcorn machine they gave out prizes.
That included bandanna as stuffed animals sunglasses and -- height height our -- How the lot as a former US senator from new York and he -- the Fox News contributor and he is joining us first of all what is -- stove.
What do -- hi my parents that uneven -- -- that this.
How how about the diet pills that you did yes mention that I -- 4000.
The coordination -- somebody stole our credit card right -- lot of nonsense what's happened.
There's -- American taxpayer has been defrauded by the very people.
When you put in your expansion -- porch.
They want to see isn't right they don't want to guess he had credit credit wanna know well what was this money war.
And so they should be held to the same standish you know -- -- reports that are required to be put in.
And so the IRS should be held to the same standard should they hold the American taxpayer.
It is an organization.
That has some real problems.
You know I I went -- this report that came out this was the initial assessment and plan of action report from the IRS.
That they did on themselves.
Because of all the targeting that was going on you have that problem as well.
And -- this on page forty -- it actually talks about and we have we can put this up and a full screen for you.
In travel and training.
They say that they're gonna limit that this is one of the things that they're gonna do to themselves.
A travel costs reduced by 83 million dollars also alternatives -- in person meetings training conferences.
And operational travel and they say that they're gonna cut the training costs.
But then we see the numbers that we have today where they're going to -- training conferences and you know they're buying these prizes for people.
Dollars per person -- 100 dollars.
Per per -- a 126000.
Dollars just to host this international conference doesn't sound like they're cutting back -- sounds like a lot of fun yeah.
And and they're doing -- -- that taxpayers' expense and the use of the very people.
Who calmed down and -- future operating a small business you've got some travel they come right at -- -- and I knew they wanted to see jewel of the receipts they want to.
-- ascertain may knock out.
God knows how many legitimate expenses to push you can't prove it though they should be held to the same standard -- -- -- -- Well absolutely -- none of the people involved in this this latest incidents apparently are being held accountable in any way.
Well has there it's a dual standard and it's about time that we held them again and I repeated again to the same standard.
There's a hold the American taxpayer to.
They're not a privileged group.
They operate like they are people are being -- here.
When they come into doing what it everybody gets into question how much will you pay and people don't fight it because you can't fight it -- he -- question too much money.
And and it's fun to talk about it we can kind of laugh about it -- funny to say a lot of money betting money on you know pouring wine and and I got -- animals but here's the thing moving forward you know make fun of it all he wants.
This is the same agency that is going to be in charge of Obama care.
Coming up and they're going to get more money in order to do that in fact a 14%.
Raise and -- and their budget.
But yet they can't.
Spend the money that they have now appropriately.
I think it's a frightening thing.
That we are now going to have -- is IRS agents checking all the medical expenditures.
Let me tell you not only for the individual taxpayer but the health care provider.
The hospitals the doctors at -- You're gonna have Big Brother scrutinizing their -- Ingram in charge of it like well.
Isn't that as and that that's that's a reward for cover up.
Are you saying open and that's what's taking place that we'll see what happens and it more comes out thank you so much for joining us we appreciate it good big -- today can also give you bigs.
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