Scarborough Panel Mocks NYT for Ignoring IRS Commissioner Donations to Obama and Other Dems

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Jun 27, 2014 11:00 AM

On Friday's Morning Joe program, MSNBC host Joe Scarborough complained about the absence of media attention to the fact that IRS commissioner John Koskinen, in charge of an organization currently embroiled in an investigation into whether it has unfairly targeted conservative groups during the Obama administration, is himself a "big Democratic donor" who has donated to President Barack Obama twice and, over the years, almost $100,000 to various Democrats.

Regular panel members Mark Halperin and John Heilemann joined in as Scarborough mocked the New York Times in particular and imagined how the Times would have reacted if the roles had been reversed during the George W. Bush administration. Scarborough asked: