TITLE

IRS Scandal Unifies GOP, Could Come Back to Haunt Democratic Party in 2014 Mid-Term Elections

AUTHOR(S)
SHAN, JANET
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Moderate Voice;5/13/2013, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Blog Entry
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the implications of the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) scandal for the Democratic Party in the 2014 mid-term elections. The accusation that IRS targeted Tea Party, Jewish groups and those who oppose the government could spur unity in dispirited Republican Party. Political analyst Doug Schoen said that the involvement of IRS in former President Richard Nixon's impeachment shows the scheme was not invented by low-level employees in Cincinnati, Ohio as IRS claims.
ACCESSION #
87637382

 

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