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on April 16, 2016 in World News

Conservatives Make Move Against Obama’s IRS Commissioner

Members of the conservative House Freedom Caucus called Thursday for the impeachment of Internal Revenue Service chief John Koskinen. Republicans have criticized Koskinen for his role in allowing the agency to target conservative groups, including delaying their applications for non-profit tax status and generally obstructing conservative grassroots activities. Although Koskinen was not the IRS commissioner when the alleged targeting took place, he obstructed efforts to clean up the mess once he took office in December 2013. Ohio Rep. Jim Jordan, along with Florida Rep. Ron DeSantis, Georgia Rep. Jody Hice, and Colorado Rep. Doug Lamborn filed an official order for impeachment against Koskinen in hopes of replacing him...

Members of the conservative House Freedom Caucus called Thursday for the impeachment of Internal Revenue Service chief John Koskinen. Republicans have criticized Koskinen for his role in allowing the agency to target conservative groups, including delaying their applications for non-profit tax status and...

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