NBC Evening News for Tuesday, May 14, 2013
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(Washington: Lisa Myers) The firestorm over the IRS targeting of conservative groups, including the Tea Party, that were applying for tax exempt status examined; details given from the Treasury Department’s report; op-ed by acting commissioner Steven Miller quoted. [Senator John CORNYN- says when the IRS behaves like a rogue agent we’ve entered dangerous territory.] [Senator Orrin HATCH- says it was either incompetence or the IRS willfully not telling Congress the truth.] [Attorney General Eric HOLDER – says we are examining the facts to see if there were criminal violations.]
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