Prior to the 2012 elections, former IRS Commissioner Douglas Shulman met far more often with Barack Obama in the White House than any other member of the Obama Cabinet. Then the IRS began targeting patriotic, Tea Party, conservative and Christian groups applying for tax exempt status.
Early congressional investigations seemed to stop and point the finger at Lois Lerner, then a supervisor with the IRS. She was placed on paid administrative lead for months before retiring. I firmly believe that the order for the targeting came directly from Barack Obama.
Then Democrats managed to sweep the whole IRS scandal under the rug and it seemed to just go away from the minds of many people, just like many of the scandals that rocked the Obama administration. Most of those scandals should have been enough to impeach and prison Obama and some of his top people.
However, some House Republicans have not forgotten the IRS scandal. On Wednesday, Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady and Tax Policy Subcommittee Chairman Peter Roskam have sent a letter to US Attorney General Jeff Sessions, advising him they have enough information to warrant felony criminal charges be filed against Lerner…