Predictable responses

May 20, 2013 

As the news unfolds that the Internal Revenue Service targeted conservative groups for extra scrutiny on their tax-free applications and gave liberal groups a pass, let me save some time for readers of the BND.

Letter writer Frankie Seaberry, this is a fake scandal concocted by Fox News to embarrass our great president. Letter writer Gene Robke, this is former President Bush's fault; he gave the IRS over to President Obama in 2008.

Letter writer Kevin Hagen must be thinking: What scandal? They deserved it, Media Matters and Ed Schultz (fading MSNBC talk show host) said so.

Phil Henning


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