PBS NewsHour

IRS Under Fire for Scrutinizing Conservative Groups

Clip: 05/12/2013 | 3m 33s

Reports charge the IRS targeted conservative political groups in 2012 by applying extra scrutiny to organizations that focused on government spending or the U.S. Constitution or had the words "tea party" or "patriot" in their names. Judy Woodruff reports on responses from the president and lawmakers on both sides of the aisle.

Aired: 05/12/13

Expired: 01/01/70

Rating: NR

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