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President calls IRS targeting of conservative groups "outrageous"

3 years 4 months 1 week ago May 13, 2013 May 13, 2013 Monday, May 13 2013 May 13, 2013 10:43 AM in News
Source: Associated Press

WASHINGTON, D.C. - President Obama is calling the IRS focus on conservative groups 'outrageous,' and says people are 'properly concerned'

The IRS apologized Friday for scrutininzing the tax-exempt status of groups with conservative titles such as "Tea Party" or "Patriot" in their applications.

The Democratic chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, Sen. Max Baucus, says his committee will investigate the matter.



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