Transcript for Boehner on IRS Scandal: 'Who's Going to Jail'?
The fast developing IRS scandal is now being investigated by three congressional committees. And the US Justice Department. The FBI is coordinating with the Justice Department to see if any laws were broken I think -- everyone can agree if not criminal. They -- certainly outrageous and unacceptable. FBI agents might soon be showing up -- IRS offices in Cincinnati California and Washington DC. And they could subpoena IRS agents telephone records and emails. That's going to change I think probably he dated a working of a lot of people the IRS. Authorities are probing whether IRS agents violated the civil rights of Tea Party and other conservative groups when their applications for tax exempt status received extra scrutiny a new agency watchdog report. Blames ineffective management at the highest levels of the IRS saying agents work. Overly aggressive and asked for irrelevant and unnecessary information. The scandal has sparked outrage on Capitol Hill my question isn't. About who's gonna resign. My question is who's going to jail and across the country. For them to target and profile organizations and individuals based on ideology. Should scare everyone. After reading the inspector general's report -- -- Obama called the IRS actions intolerable. And inexcusable. The IRS acknowledges that some of its actions were inappropriate. But says it is required by law to determine if organizations are -- in a legally permissible level. A political activity. -- Bradley ABC news Washington.
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