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Politics: IRS and Conservatives #1053080

CBS Evening News for Friday, May 10, 2013
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.

(Washington: Chip Reid) The IRS admission that it targeted conservative political groups for extra scrutiny when applying for tax exempt status featured; details given about how employees singled out groups with names like “Tea Party” or “patriots.” [Portage County, Ohio Tea Party leader Tom ZAWISTOWSKI††- lists the documents he was asked to provide.] [Voice of IRS employee Lois LERNER†- apologizes.] [In March 2012, then-commissioner Douglas SHULMAN†- denies there is targeting.]

(Studio: Scott Pelley) The White House response noted.

Pelley, Scott;
Reid, Chip

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