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-- dial tone that's right that's all conservative groups are hearing from the FBI.
The attorney who's representing 41 of the organizations suing BI RS for targeting them says he still has not hurt eight.
From the agency even though the FBI claims it is investigating the IRS might get -- story broke nearly two months ago so.
Is this proof that the administration has not taken the charges seriously.
-- everybody I'm David has been welcome to Forbes on FOX happy fourth of July let's go in focus where it.
-- -- -- -- Rich girl guard Morgan Brennan -- Unger John -- and bill Baldwin Steve is the FBI taken this seriously.
Or not other taking you seriously which is why they're dragging their feet and why all the IRS excuses about moral equivalents and on the lack of being shown to be lies and that's why ultimately David -- need a special prosecutor these people can't do with themselves.
And while there may be some organization should have gotten the exemption they just hit all of them -- and try to knock them out for 201012 election.
All right what Rick longer it's not on the FBI here's the -- reports a thick report bureaucrats are good at at putting stuff on paper but it is a pathetic.
-- I've read this thing cover to cover there's nothing in this they exonerate them statement that there are problems and then they say nobody was to blame so nobody's taking it seriously in the administration.
Look I'm gonna warn you had ten your not gonna like what I have to say about this but -- -- -- give me a little I generally don't like it but give me a little bit of room here for I.
Got to tell you something -- -- that I was down on the IRS for good for this -- but the more we learn about this the more we're beginning to discovered that there may have been good reason.
We're targeting these groups we are now seeing examples where these groups filing for 401 C -- We're actually putting on -- application that they had nothing to do with politics and mailing it in that application on the very same day they uploaded commercials very.
All I'm saying but it is a point of order here they are allowed to do 40%.
They are work I have to write up my apology part out exact and right and if you could -- one organization that -- lied under tax warm I'm willing to hear it -- -- -- -- I haven't heard one you want here.
Republican Jewish association.
They listen listen what they did not only did they put on their original application but they had no interest in politics they then.
And filed with the different part of the Internal Revenue Service claiming that they spent millions of dollars totally against what -- and.
And then they file with the federal elections -- I'm -- a hole.
Other mountain -- -- eight there were 202.
Organizations that were singled out the one.
Defining characteristic of the overwhelming majority of these was the fact that they were conservatives.
It's 96 specifically had Tea Party your 912 in their names these conservative -- That's the point is that there were these triggers that set the -- to do their stuff and there hasn't been an FBI investigation of that is that shameful.
It is and I think the Obama administration hopes to run out the clock thinking that a new scandal take the place here but I think -- misguided.
The reality is that a lot of emotion was tied up in the 2012 election -- -- lot of people understandably feel with the IRS is wanted an anti Obama ground game.
That may have changed the election result and so the longer they wait the longer they delay I think the scandal grows.
And bill -- the fact is is that -- -- FBI director seemed totally on prepared.
Let's just play a slot for those -- forgotten about FBI director Mueller answering what he was doing about this problem.
Tell me the lead investigator is.
I'll start my -- now.
It's most important issue -- -- -- of the country like sixers you don't know who's had not the case that the lead investigator it.
I have destruction I do not know who do you get that information just would like to know we like -- how many people you've assigned to look into this situation.
I have not had a recent briefing on.
Now bill did the charge he has that the iris was used as a political tool.
To neutralize a political movement that had an effect on the 2010 election.
Right before the president's reelection isn't that worth all the attention the FBI director has everybody's assuming that there's some evil genius at the IRS plotting against conservatives.
Well investigators have failed to uncover a single genius of that agency.
-- -- -- -- -- Well I don't know.
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Surprised that it -- hundreds dad David listen they would need 800 CNN I understand.
-- and -- the tax code having alienated -- Are not -- drug.
-- has anybody who has been targeted by the higher risk if they are understaffed they certainly have the staff to target particular individuals.
Well the Treasury's inspector hombre Russell George said that every single one of the Tea Party.
I'm cases that came up for review were pursued where is only 30% to progressive.
Parties using the -- progressive and so forth where.
Were pursued for further investigation number wind.
Number two let's not forget when Doug showman was the IRS commissioner he visited the White House 157.
-- -- what on earth was he talking about with that people in the White House.
I want to ask -- that but -- -- Rick you said so what I what he did so what I 150 tied going to the White House he what do you think he was just rolling Easter reds got I don't ball.
I think a lot -- even the great Darrell ice has finally admitted.
That he never said this had anything to do with the White House so come on enough aren't -- the -- Morgan the fact that there is enough what sometimes some people still think where there's smoke there's fire.
The Irish guys -- 150 times to the White House if -- almost entirely focusing on conservative groups.
Right before a political re election don't just think there's enough smoke there to investigate.
Of course is enough smoke there to investigate investigate is the key word here we're talking about an active investigation.
The only thing we really now for sure right now is that this bureaucracy moves very slowly.
And is very very painfully plodding along -- its investigation.
We have three different agencies that are involved in this investigation right now and we -- what we do know off of acting IRS chief Danny -- -- his testimony last week.
Is that they are doing an internal review of the IRS right now that they've they've replaced by managers internally Steve I still learning and it is -- Testimony last week was a joke.
It was a total joke the guy didn't give any specific answers he was that he's that he's a very skilled -- -- no -- they answer without saying anything but that's what this iris report.
It's all about.
Well David that's just goes to show no bureaucracy is gonna turn on itself but can avoid it and the administration is running the clock is that John said hoping for another scandal and get it out of the headlines.
That's why again.
I hate special prosecutors but this is case where you have to do what so this thing gets done soup to nuts to find out what really happened are asked for visiting a hundred -- -- 150 times.
You don't go there unless there's a specific reason a political reason.
An editor -- that fact is is that while the iris was very visit he'd be busy targeting these 200 conservative groups.
Other groups liberal groups we're getting green -- right -- -- a system that and many of them had very questionable political.
See this is what's interesting factually correct many more conservative groups targeted them -- But guess what as you do the research into these problems with applications.
Very hard to find progressive groups.
Who were not sure I'm not sure -- -- even a not so long would it not true while giving the name of -- one we've investigated very carefully America's sustainability project ever heard of that group I have what did they do run the America it's -- fought -- 501 -- -- -- you know where they are because we look for -- we have I think what kind of they are not where their application on the -- Forbes says they should be watching -- they were started by the former governor of Montana Brian Schweitzer.
Who wants to run for the US senate.
Apparently political body was channeled from his pac.
Into this organization it's almost an entirely political organization what's the deal -- -- supposed to spend.
Of their time about politics so there's an example let's think this is it 2011.
That's what this 1011 when things and all this stuff they were there just recently they are not fair to the desert not there today didn't even -- their two years ago the point Morgan he's acting like a lawyer now the fact is is that this is all I.
This is -- -- -- organization.
That is is claiming to be a final once before and they were green lit right in by the IRS.
You know that's also probably part of the reason that people had not -- these -- have not been contacted yet here.
Moving through a minefield hundreds of and cities that have applied in last couple of years he need to figure out who deserves to be contacted.
Who was wrongfully potentially wrongfully accused and wrongfully around -- asked questions and.
And who of the -- of the questions that were -- to these people are purely political designed for delay.
Way beyond what you'd normally get for that kind of an application was across the board and that's the key thing wasn't a handful that they felt had specific reason to take a look at -- Michael -- nobody and I did everybody you're allowing enough room for incompetence this.
Oh my uncle and imagine those actions show everybody why we need a new citizen because one based on -- but I thought we all agree on an outside prosecutor in the flat tax I do we hear flat -- --
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