Internal Revenue Service Investigation
Michael Beckel talked about the tax-exempt unit of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and revelations that the agency targeted conservative… read more
Michael Beckel talked about the tax-exempt unit of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and revelations that the agency targeted conservative groups applying for tax-exempt status. Topics included that day’s Wall Street Journal headline that “Higher-Ups Knew of IRS Case.” He discussed the question of when high-ranking officials knew what about the issue. He responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
A video clip was shown of Representatives Paul Ryan (R-WI) questioning Steven Miller about the case in a hearing the previous day.
The program concluded with a video clip of Representative Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) being interviewed on May 17, 2013, for “Newsmakers.” close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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