Internal Revenue Service (IRS) officials–including ex-director of Exempt Organizations Lois Lerner–used an instant messaging system in a seemingly deliberate effort to prevent their communications from being archived.
Two Republican members of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee are calling on President Obama to fire Internal Revenue Service Commissioner John Koskinen, threatening to impeach the IRS head if the commander in chief does not remove Koskinen himself.
Rep. Jim Jordan (R., Ohio) said that the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee is “definitely” looking at the possibility of impeaching IRS Commissioner John Koskinen in an interview with the Washington Free Beacon on Thursday.
The Internal Revenue Service official under fire for her role in targeting conservative nonprofit groups used a private email address to conduct official business, congressional investigators say.
Rep. Jim Jordan (R., Ohio) stressed the hypocrisy of the Obama administration’s handling of the IRS scandal Thursday morning and said Americans are “scared.”