Paul Ryan Grills IRS Chief: ‘How Is This Not Misleading the Committee?’
So many lies, so little time.
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Republican lawmakers accused IRS officials Friday of “lying” to members of Congress about the targeting of conservative groups, as they grilled the outgoing commissioner in the first hearing on the scandal. They also got no answers as they sought the names of those responsible.
Lawmakers repeatedly confronted Steven Miller — the acting commissioner ousted from him job earlier this week — about his and other officials’ failure to disclose the program last year despite being aware of it.
“In fact, we were repeatedly told no such targeting was happening. That isn’t being misled, that’s lying,” said Rep. Dave Camp, R-Mich., the chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee.