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They have no understanding of your placement of country above party and partisan political concerns. The values encompassed by your view are only acceptable to them if they can realize a political advantage from them.
A Bombshell in the IRS Scandal - WSJ.com

In April 2010, Hull was assigned to scrutinize certain tea-party applications. He requested more information from the groups. After he received responses, he felt he knew enough to determine whether the applications should be approved or denied.

But his recommendations were not carried out.

Michael Seto, head of Mr. Hull's unit, also spoke to investigators. He told them Lois Lerner made an unusual decision: Tea-party applications would undergo additional scrutiny—a multilayered review.
These applications went to the IRS Chief Council, William Wilkins, one of the only 2 Obama appointees in the IRS.