Jay Carney On IRS Scandal: "Others Try To Make This About Politics"
"Others issue conclusions before facts are known and that's not helpful to the process," the White House press secretary said Wednesday. He also said the findings in the I.G. report on the IRS targeting conservatives were "intolerable and inexcusable."
The Time Lois Lerner Failed To Investigate A Major Al Gore Fundraiser At The FEC
When heading the FEC's enforcement office in the late 90's, the beleaguered IRS official was accused of failing to investigate a Democratic fundraiser. "When it recommended not pursuing the allegations against Mr. Glicken, the FEC staff specifically cited his close ties to the Vice-President, Vice-President Gore," Dan Burton (R-IN) said at the hearing.