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by Kim Barker ProPublica The IRS and Treasury Department announced proposed guidelines clarifying the definition of political activities for social welfare nonprofits Tuesday afternoon, a move that could restrict the spending of...

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by Kim Barker ProPublica On its 2012 tax return, GOP strategist Karl Rove’s dark money behemoth Crossroads GPS justified its status as a tax-exempt social welfare group in part by citing its...

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by Justin Elliott ProPublica Shortly before Election Day last year, mailers went out to Texas voters featuring pictures of a Democratic congressional candidate and a rare species of spider, whose discovery had...

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Last Wednesday, during a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing, Illinois Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth relentlessly mocked an obviously nervous Braulio Castillo, CEO of Strong Castle – computer services company that ABC news has reported...

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On this morning’s edition of CNN’S State of the Union with Candy Crowley, Maryland Representative Elijah Cummings (D) challenged Darrell Issa to release the full transcripts of recent interviews with Cincinnati Internal Revenue...

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This morning CNN’s State of the Union host Candy Crowley grilled Darrell Issa who Chairs the Oversight and Government Reform Committee about coming up with hard evidence that the Obama White House...

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… by Kim Barker ProPublica, Feb. 20, 2013, 11 a.m. A former Illinois congressional candidate and a government watchdog organization have teamed up to sue the Internal Revenue Service, claiming the agency...

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