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Politics: IRS and Conservatives #1044306

CBS Evening News for Saturday, May 18, 2013
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(Studio: Jim Axelrod) Report introduced.

(Washington: Margaret Brennan) Congressional hearings into the targeting of conservative groups by the IRS featured; details given about prior investigations into the tax bureaucracy. [In response to question from Senator Carl Levin, Inspector Gen. Russell GEORGE - says there is no evidence of political motivation.] [Representative Aaron SCHOCK††- says there is no evidence the White House is involved.] [Former IRS tax exempt div. Marcus OWENS††- says it was a number of people at the IRS.] The role of Treasury Secretary Jack Lew in the investigation noted.

Axelrod, Jim;
Brennan, Margaret

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