SHOCKER: Department Of Justice Won’t Prosecute Lois Lerner
It’s a good thing Lois Lerner doesn’t own a pizza shop in Indiana, otherwise she’d be in real trouble.
Luckily for her, all she did was use the force of the most powerful government agency in America to intimidate and harass law abiding taxpayers who disagree with President Obama.
Naturally, she deserves a pass…
DOJ: No contempt charges for former IRS official Lois Lerner
The Justice Department will not seek criminal contempt charges against former IRS official Lois Lerner, the central figure in a scandal that erupted over whether the tax agency improperly targeted conservative political groups.
Ronald Machen, the former U.S. attorney for the District of Columbia, told House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) in a seven-page letter this week that he would not bring a criminal case to a grand jury over Lerner’s refusal to testify before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee in March 2014. The House approved a criminal contempt resolution against Lerner in May 2014, and Machen’s office has been reviewing the issue since then.
Read more at Legal Insurrection.
Iowahawk may be onto something here…