POSTED: Friday, May 10, 2013 - 3:14pm
UPDATED: Saturday, May 11, 2013 - 9:22am
The Houston Chronicle — Texas Republicans reacted angrily to the Internal Revenue Service’s confession today that its agents had flagged conservative groups for additional review during the 2012 election season.
Led by Sen. John Cornyn, Texas conservatives were quick to denounce the IRS and tie the unethical — and possibly illegal — behavior to the Obama administration.
“Partisan politics have consistently characterized this White House, and the administration must take immediate disciplinary action and ensure American citizens are not subject to this type of Orwellian persecution again,” Cornyn said in a statement.
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