Alıntı Conflict Seen in IRS Targeting Probe, Heritage Scholar Testifies

By Ken McIntyre

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The Justice Department’s choice of one of President Obama’s campaign donors to investigate improper targeting of conservative groups by the Internal Revenue Service throws the fairness and independence of that probe into question, a Heritage Foundation legal analyst testified today before a House subcommittee.

That designated investigator, Barbara Kay Bosserman of Justice’s Civil Rights Division, has every right to contribute to political campaigns, Hans von Spakovsky testified, but department regulations require that its lawyers avoid even “an appearance of a conflict of interest likely to affect the public perception of the integrity” of a probe or prosecution.

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Kaynak: Heritage Foundation