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IRS Official Says Nothing In Mitch McConnell’s IRS Scandal Campaign Ad Is True

“Do you have any personal knowledge of the White House digging through other people’s tax returns?” “No, sir I have none,” the IRS agent said.

1. Here’s Oversight Committee ranking member Rep. Elijah Cummings reading the text of Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s ad to IRS revenue agent Elizabeth Hofacre, asking if she has any knowledge of what the ad claims is fact:

2. Here’s McConnell’s ad from May:

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Andrew Kaczynski is a political reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.
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