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Obama on IRS Scandal: I've Got No Patience With It

Lepanto Wrote: May 13, 2013 1:09 PM
If anybody believes the first Obama heard about this was at the press conference on Friday they are STUPID. Why does this President believe all the American people are ignorant? These people lie even when telling the truth would benefit them.

Speaking to reporters at a joint press conference Monday, President Obama said if the targeting of conservative groups by the IRS is true, it is "contrary to our traditions" and that "people have to be held accountable."  Obama said he would not comment on specific findings by the IRS inspector general about specific targeting.

"If in fact IRS personnel engaged in the practices being reported on then...that's outrageous," President Obama said. "I’ve got no patience with it, I’ve got no tolerance on it."

The IRS apologized for inappropriately targeting groups with the words "tea party," "patriot" and those...

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