While we’re all supposed to be distracted by the “outrage” of George Zimmerman being acquitted, or the picture on the cover of Rolling Stone Magazine, there are important things going on in Washington, DC.
Of all of the controversies, scandals if you wish, surrounding the Obama Administration, this is the most important of all,
“What he said to me today was make sure to watch tomorrow’s hearing because he’s going to present the evidence to prove it…. That he can get it right up all the way into the White House before it was all revealed.”
Retiring IRS lawyer Carter C. Hull implicated the IRS Chief Counsel’s office, headed by Obama appointee William J. Wilkins, and Lois Lerner, the embattled head of the IRS’ exempt organizations office, in the IRS targeting scandal and made clear that the targeting started in Washington, according to leaked interviews that Hull granted to the Oversight Committee in advance of Thursday’s hearing.
If someone in the White House, and let me make it clear that I am not saying President Obama, ordered the IRS to harass and obstruct legal activities by political organizations that opposed positions and initiatives held by the Administration, then there should be indictments and trials. I don’t have a lot of faith in the Attorney General or the Department of Justice to do that, but it’s what should happen.
This might explain why Eric Holder is spending so much time and energy trying to persecute a black man for killing another black man.