IRS also vetted liberal groups like 'Occupy': Democrat

By Kim Dixon WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A Democrat probing Internal Revenue Service scrutiny of conservative "Tea Party" groups released documents on Friday suggesting that "Occupy" and other liberal-leaning groups received extra attention as well. Representative Elijah Cummings, the top Democrat on the House of Representatives' Oversight and Government Reform Committee, said the documents suggested ...

The Proof That White House Was Not Involved In IRS Tea Party Targeting Finally Exposed?

Appearing this morning on CNN?s ?State of the Union? and ?CBS Sunday Morning?, Rep. Elijah Cummings, the ranking Democrat on the House Oversight Committee chaired by Rep. Darrell Issa, revealed that the manager responsible for the Cincinnati screening team involved in the 501(c)(4) investigations of conservative tea party groups?and the man that apparently first referred the issue to IRS ...

Top Oversight Democrat: Forcing Lois Lerner Back to the Hill 'a Partisan Exercise in Futility'

Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., the top Democrat on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, said Thursday that forcing embattled IRS official Lois Lerner, who invoked her constitutional right to refuse to testify this week, back to Capitol Hill for a second time “seems more like a partisan exercise in futility."

Top Oversight Democrat: Forcing Lois Lerner Back to Hill 'a Partisan Exercise in Futility'

Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., the top Democrat on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, said Thursday that forcing embattled IRS official Lois Lerner, who invoked her constitutional right to refuse to testify this week, back to Capitol Hill for a second time “seems more like a partisan exercise in futility."