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Trump's VA Whistleblower Office Hunts Down And Punishes Whistleblowers
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Trump's VA Whistleblower Office Hunts Down And Punishes Whistleblowers

The inspector general of the Department of Veterans Affairs has issued a scathing report finding that the Office of Accountability and Whistleblower Protection has failed in its core mission of protecting whistleblowers, and instead has doubled down on the retaliation that is widespread in the agency.
Facts Intrude On Right's IRS Scandal Mongering

Facts Intrude On Right's IRS Scandal Mongering

This latest revelation that the IRS singled out progressive groups ought to put an end to the conservatives continuing to prop up this fake "scandal" but I'm not holding my breath that facts will matter to them any time soon.

Report: IRS-Targeted Groups Tested Limits

The New York Times reports that many of the groups applying for tax-exempt status as "social welfare" organizations were involved in political activities, and that some of the IRS' seemingly strange questions were designed to figure out whether election politics or social welfare was their primary purpose.