IRSPowerGrab.com: Don't Let the IRS Gut the First Amendment!

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The IRS confessed to targeting conservative groups in a stunning abuse of power.

Nobody has been held accountable for these outrageous abuses.  Indeed, the apparent ringleader of the suppression scheme, Lois Lerner, was granted six months of paid administrative leave and then allowed to retire with her full pension!

The IRS now proposes not to rectify its own misbehavior, but to blame the victims and codify its own misdeeds by adopting draconian limitations on the free speech rights of 501(c)4 social welfare groups. An unprecedented outpouring of public opposition put over 140,000 comments in the docket opposing this rule.

The proposed regulations would restrict groups from engaging in voter registration drives, candidate debates, voter guides, voting records and key votes.  They would restrict any criticism of an incumbent federal, state, or local politician within 30 days of a primary or 60 days of a general election and effectively require groups to remove any reference to politicians from their websites during these windows.  They even distort the definition of "candidate" to include appointees, so groups weighing in on executive or judicial nominations would be restricted.

The House has passed HR3865 to stop the rule on a strong bipartisna vote. But the Senate refuses to act!

Tell your senators: "Stop the IRS's effort to gut the First Amendment!"

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The IRS must be abolished NOW. It's proven to be subject to the political whims of the President and not at all concerned with following the law. Income tax is theft from the American people.
Someone needs to rein in this agency and simplify the tax code.
Quit using our Constitution like toilet paper. I was born living free and I demand to LIVE FREE just as stated in the Constitution. The only thing that needs to be encouraged is RESPECT and that can be done by putting the Lord back into government. Quit trampling on the rights of others while you are exercising your own rights. All it takes is simple respect which seems to be a dead issue anymore is this me, me, me generation!
Limit everything Fed. I'm fed up with government intruding upon our lives and wallets.
Fed up with the FEDs!
Please limit IRS,EPA,NSA, etc.
Congress and senate should draft a bill that limits the authority of IRS to impose such rules without congressional approval.