November 19, 2013

Low-Level IRS Anger

Somebody really wasn’t happy with Lois Lerner.

Lois Lerner, the now-retired IRS official who blew the lid off the vast IRS political targeting scandal in May, quickly blamed “low-level” workers in the Cincinnati office for the transgressions. That, of course, didn’t sit well with those agents. Shortly after Lerner’s disclosure, Cindy Thomas, who worked in the Cincinnati office, fired off an email with the subject line, “Low-Level Workers thrown under the Bus.” She went on to say, “Cincinnati wasn’t ‘publicly thrown under the bus,’ [but] hit by a convoy of mack trucks. … As you can imagine, employees and managers in [Exempt Organizations] Determinations are furious.” The email was discovered as part of the House investigation into the matter, and we expect more infighting to be revealed.

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