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    Re: Lois Lernerís price for testimony: Immunity

    Quote Originally Posted by zimmer View Post
    My... another transparent Obama administration employee.

    Well... I think we should go into the files and see who she and her Gestapo style Posse called, and for how long and how often. If they can log our calls... I'm sure they would be watching our little IRS/Gestapo too.

    Put those records to good use... lets' have Lerner and her Posse of Taxholes at bat, and learn a thing or two more about how these thugs operate.
    There's no doubt I would want immunity as well....it's a witch hunt.
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    Re: Lois Lernerís price for testimony: Immunity

    Quote Originally Posted by zimmer View Post
    My... another transparent Obama administration employee.

    Well... I think we should go into the files and see who she and her Gestapo style Posse called, and for how long and how often. If they can log our calls... I'm sure they would be watching our little IRS/Gestapo too.

    Put those records to good use... lets' have Lerner and her Posse of Taxholes at bat, and learn a thing or two more about how these thugs operate.
    Immunity, good grief, are we watching an episode of 24? Obama can't even get his own government officials under control...
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    Re: Lois Lernerís price for testimony: Immunity

    Quote Originally Posted by humbolt View Post
    It had to come down to this. Testimony comes with a price tag. Who knows what the truth might cost?
    Who knows indeed, but I don't think the committee is as interested in truth as they are with a crucifixion.


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    Re: Lois Lernerís price for testimony: Immunity

    Quote Originally Posted by rocket88 View Post
    Who knows indeed, but I don't think the committee is as interested in truth as they are with a crucifixion.
    Maybe they can compromise and get both. Every time I conclude that the GOP is as dumb as a box of rocks, they surprise me a little. Just a little.

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    Re: Lois Lernerís price for testimony: Immunity

    Quote Originally Posted by MaggieD View Post
    I guess I'm wrong here...it seems it was the committee -- I sure thought I read it was a court, though. Anybody?



    Edit: Nah, don't bother looking. I was wrong.
    I am not an Obama apologist and I contend that she did not waive her rights. Congressional committees are not Courts of Law so trying to import court room rulings into the political committees is just pathetic partisanship as evidenced by the vote. Even if she were declared in contempt, she would still have the case referred to the real prosecutors--the same ones who did nothing when Eric Holder was declared in contempt. Like I said, grant her the immunity or the GOP will not get her to testify against her will.

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    Re: Lois Lernerís price for testimony: Immunity

    Quote Originally Posted by humbolt View Post
    Maybe they can compromise and get both. Every time I conclude that the GOP is as dumb as a box of rocks, they surprise me a little. Just a little.
    Well that's because your expectations are low...


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    Re: Lois Lernerís price for testimony: Immunity

    Quote Originally Posted by rocket88 View Post
    Who knows indeed, but I don't think the committee is as interested in truth as they are with a crucifixion.
    The only people not interested in the truth are the Fascist thugs defending this corrupt and vile administration using the IRS like the Gestapo

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    Re: Lois Lernerís price for testimony: Immunity

    Quote Originally Posted by Bronson View Post
    The only people not interested in the truth are the Fascist thugs defending this corrupt and vile administration using the IRS like the Gestapo
    Since when are you interested in truth?

    We've already seen the righties come out and denounce any evidence that didn't support their theory of Obama directing it personally as "lies."


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    Re: Lois Lernerís price for testimony: Immunity

    Quote Originally Posted by rocket88 View Post
    Since when are you interested in truth?

    We've already seen the righties come out and denounce any evidence that didn't support their theory of Obama directing it personally as "lies."
    Breaking the law is still a crime even if Obama did not direct it. Why is it OK to target anyone for special treatment under the federal tax law based upon their name? Whether the IRS BOLO names listed were based on a particular political slant or not - it is still illegal.
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    Re: Lois Lernerís price for testimony: Immunity

    Quote Originally Posted by ttwtt78640 View Post
    Breaking the law is still a crime even if Obama did not direct it. Why is it OK to target anyone for special treatment under the federal tax law based upon their name? Whether the IRS BOLO names listed were based on a particular political slant or not - it is still illegal.
    It's not special treatment it's about scrutiny and applying the law. It's a no brainer that looking at organizations with "Tea Party" is a great way to funnel out organizations that are political not social welfare groups. Just like "9/12" or "Progressive" or any of the other names they used. Now if they were denying "Tea Party" groups and allowing progressive/liberal groups to get the status that would be unequal treatment.
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