Congress and the IRS Have Stranded Patients in SwampCare

Dr. Jane Orient: The Swamp in Washington, D.C., and its crony capitalist retainers do not want to lose their grip on the trillions of dollars that slosh through the “healthcare” sector—approaching one-fifth of the U.S. economy.

A Taxpayer First Approach

Congressman David Young (R-Iowa): I continued my fight to ensure hardworking taxpayers are protected from falling victim to these scams. My bill, the Justice for Victims of IRS Scams and Identity Theft Act passed the U.S. House of Representatives last week with a vote of 403-3.

The IRS is Becoming a Reliable Friend of Identity Thieves

David Young: The IRS must utilize every existing tool to implement and improve security policies to protect Americans’ personal and financial information.

Congress Removes Lumps of Coal from Taxpayers’ Stockings

For many Americans, the IRS is like the Grinch who stole Christmas. Nothing spoils the spirit of the season like a reminder that Tax Day is coming soon.

Law Stifling Free Speech in Churches Should Be Repealed

The law that prohibits churches from endorsing should be repealed, but churches should not have to wait on Congress to exercise First Amendment rights.

ADF Sues IRS Over Covert Deal Against Churches

ADF has filed a federal lawsuit against the IRS for failing to produce records on its secret deal with an activist group to investigate churches.

Pulpit Freedom Sunday vs. IRS

More than 3,500 pastors in all 50 states and Puerto Rico are supporting Alliance Defending Freedom’s seventh annual Pulpit Freedom Sunday on Oct. 5.

Caffeinated Thoughts Radio – 6-21-14

Faith McDonnell with the Institute on Religion and Democracy discusses Meriam Ibrahim; Kate Bryan with American Principles Project discusses Common Core.

Video: Paul Ryan Rebukes IRS Commissioner: ‘I Don’t Believe You’

IRS Commissioner John Koskinen and Congressman Paul Ryan (R-WI) faced off during…

Kansas Lawmakers Who Use Drugs Could Get Special Treatment

(Watchdog.org) Topeka, KS – Is your state lawmaker doped-up on the job?…

IRS to Pro-Life Group: Keep Your Faith to Yourself

ADF released audio of an IRS agent telling a Pro-Life Group that they had to remain neutral on issues like abortion and not force their beliefs on anyone.

Will Heads Roll at the IRS?

Terminating employees at the IRS who were involved in targeting conservative groups may be easier said than done due to federal rules established as a result of public employee unions.

IRS Asks Iowa Pro-Life Group What They Pray About

The IRS wanted to know how much an Iowa pro-life group prayed and what they prayed about in a follow-up to their application for tax-exempt status.

Iowa House Judiciary Chair Seeks Iowans Unfairly Targeted by IRS

State Representative Chip Baltimore, chairman of the Iowa House Judiciary Committee calls on any Iowa group targeted by the IRS to contact him.

Obama’s Attempt to Mitigate IRS Scandal Should Fall Short

With almost 500 conservative groups being targeted in the current IRS scandal booting the acting IRS commissioner set to leave in June isn’t good enough.

President Obama’s Rough Week (and It’s Only Tuesday)

President Obama is having a tough week facing scandals dealing with Benghazi, the IRS targeting conservatives, and snagging the AP’s phone records.