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Something at the IRS Doesn't "Add Up"

OldBroad Wrote: May 19, 2013 9:10 PM
Since when did the IRS go Rogue? They follow orders. This came from the top. The top of the IRS or the WH? Probably both. If they think that low-level heads can be hung out to stop this, then they are not just incompetent, but underestimate the AMerican voter

New defenses and distractions in the IRS scandal are going to come rolling out from the administration and its defenders like water off a duck's back.  

One ploy is evident in this sympathetic story from Friday's Washington Post seeking to portray the IRS Determinations Unit as a just a group of nice, non-partisan number-crunchers:

The [determinations] staff member [in Cincinnati], who spoke on the condition of anonymity for fear of losing his job, said that the determinations unit is competent and without bias, that it grouped together conservative applications “for consistency’s sake” — so one application did not sail through...