The Republican National Committee (RNC) has filed a lawsuit against the IRS for delaying its response to the committee’s Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request.
Ethics investigators are accusing IRS officials and employees of promoting Democratic politics on government time, according to the Washington Times.
According to congressional testimony by IRS agents, IRS political targeting did not apply to progressive groups, the Daily Caller reports.
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) bought $11.6 million worth of computer software the agency never used, according to the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA).
Sen. Ted Cruz (R., Texas) released a statement Wednesday calling on the Justice Department to appoint a special prosecutor to investigate the IRS targeting of conservative groups. DOJ previously refused to appoint a special prosecutor.