IRS ‘Loses’ More E-mails, House GOP Vows to Slash Funding

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Lois Lerner has refused to answer any questions about her involvement in the IRS targeting scandal. Lois Lerner has refused to answer any questions about her involvement in the IRS targeting scandal.

First, IRS officials claimed that a computer crash led to the loss of two years’ worth of Lois Lerner’s e-mails. Now, they say the same about the e-mails of six more employees due to a series of computer crashes.

If true, the IRS must have had a very timely epidemic of technical difficulties in the middle of a highly publicized investigation. Many computer experts have pointed out the implausibility of the IRS’s story given that government uses a program called ‘RAID’ (Redundant Array Of Independent Disks) to store its e-mails.

Meanwhile, House Republicans put out a budget for the next fiscal year that would slash the IRS’s funding by $1.5 billion (about 15 percent). The purpose for the cut is to keep the IRS focused on “core duties,” instead of undue targeting and enforcement of Obamacare.

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