The latest IRS power grab.

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The latest IRS power grab.

Why is the IRS regulating political activity at all?

The answer is that many Democratic politicians and progressive activists think new rules limiting political speech by nonprofits will benefit Democrats politically. Stymied by judicial decisions restricting direct government regulation of political speech, and by a Federal Election Commission whose bipartisan makeup prevents Democratic commissioners from forcing through partisan rules on a party-line vote, these politicians and activists have decided to dragoon the IRS into doing their work.

More precise terms to describe this kind of behavior are fascists and jack-booted thugs.


One comment

  • D. K. Williams

    It is increasingly clear that our democracy is being dragged into the abyss of liberal-progressive tyranny. God help us if the democrats win the presidentcy again in 2016.

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