Levin Wanted IRS to Check Out Nonprofits on Left and Right

5:10 pm
Fri May 16, 2014

Levin Wanted IRS to Check Out Nonprofits on Left and Right

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The Detroit News says a closer look at documents posted by the group Judicial Watch shows Levin wasn't targeting conservatives, as that group had claimed.
A conservative watchdog group released documents Wednesday it claims show U.S. Sen. Carl Levin exerting pressure on the Internal Revenue Service to shut down conservative-leaning groups, but a closer look at the documents shows the Detroit Democrat asked the same questions of liberal organizations.