Obama To America: Screw You

As President Obama revealingly said, politics is about rewarding your friend and punishing your enemies . The invaluable TaxProf blog notes that Obama has proposed a steep increase for the IRS 
-- a 10.5% budget increase. The IRS basically has been weaponized by Democrats in the Senate and by Barack Obama to stifle the work of political opponents and restrict the exercise of our First Amendment rights. Lois Lerner has refused to answer questions in the People’s House (not that the Democrat-controlled Senate would ever subject Obama to scrutiny). The latest “screw you!” to the American people was the claim that emails sent by Lerner to various government agencies, including the White House and Department of Justice, for a two year period prior to 2011 were lost due to her computer “crashing.”  If the average hard-working American taxpayer gave that excuse to the IRS enforcers how understanding would they be? The IRS Commissioner John...(Read Full Post)